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Bent Pyramid, Giza

#5 of 12 in Historic Sites in Giza
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Part of a World Heritage Site, Bent Pyramid include several structures built between 2613 and 2589 BCE. Easily accessible from Cairo, the complex features a number of pyramids commissioned by the Pharaoh Sneferu. On a tour of the secluded archaeological site, you can admire the unusual Bent Pyramid, see the largely damaged Black Pyramid, and explore the interior of the Red Pyramid, the first smooth-sided pyramid in Egypt. Put Bent Pyramid on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Giza road trip planner.
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  • Driving to Dahshur is an experience. Both the Red Pyramid and the Bent Pyramid are open. A friendly attendant accompanied me on the tour of the Bent Pyramid and he was the most instrumental because...  more »
  • No crowds Had the area to ourselves Can climb to the entrance Great area for a photo opp as the sun angle was perfect  more »

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