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Address: Al-Haram, Giza, Egypt
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At over 240 feet long and 66 feet high, it’s a wonder that this mysterious...

At over 240 feet long and 66 feet high, it’s a wonder that this mysterious sculpture was carved from a solid limestone block.

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Half Day trip to Giza pyramids with camel ride
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Private Half-Day Tour to the Pyramids of Giza with Lunch from Cairo
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Giza Pyramids and Sphinx Day Tour including Lunch from Cairo

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We visited the Giza pyramids complex which includes Sphinx. It's a great place to visit. Good to know the history attached to the Sphinx.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited the Giza pyramids complex which includes Sphinx. It's a great place to visit. Good to know the history attached to the Sphinx.

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Plainfield, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Google "kiss the sphinx" photos, or make your own. Known as the "Father of Terror", the Great Sphinx is getting his photo taken hundreds of times a day...at just the right angle...to appear he is kissing the person in the photo.

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Llanymynech, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Majestic, magnificent, stunning, haw dropping. I absolutely loved it. Photos just can't do it justice.

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A visit to the pyramids is not complete without visiting the Sphinx. It is smaller that what I had expected, yet it is a great scene.

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is really amazing to behold. We didn't do the kissing of teh sphinx and thought that was disrespectful. Your call. Loads of people doing selfies doesn't lend one to think kindly of that, however each to their own. Avoid if you can teh large groups of Chinese tourists who tend to knock you out of the way, or get... More 

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Duluth, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Seeing it up close is an awesome experience, just imagine the stories it could tell, it's hard to get good pictures because the way they have set it up, but with a little patience you may get a couple of good pics.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

 geometry, a pyramid is a polyhedronformed by connecting a polygonal base and a point, called the apex. Each base edge and apex form a triangle, called alateral face. It is a conic solid with polygonal base. A pyramid with an n-sided base will have n + 1 vertices, n + 1faces, and 2n edges. All pyramids areself-dual. A right pyramid has its apex directly above the centroid of its base. Nonright pyramids are called oblique pyramids. Aregular pyramid has a regular polygonbase... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Sphinx is a must see while visiting the Pyramids. I was a little bit bummed out that you can't get super close to it and get next to it, but you can get close.

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Bogota, Colombia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Just in front of the pyramids. Don't miss it. Actaully it is the most convenient spot. To get to the pyramids you have to walk more

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Geelong, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Not far from the Pyramids and is so incredible to see. Such a famous place and so old. It was a great feeling taking it all in and think about the days of the great Pharaohs. Very surreal. We actually visited in April 2015

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