The Great Pyramids of Giza Tourist Attraction

The Great Pyramids of Giza

The Egyptian Pyramids were built some 4000 years ago and still retain much of their majesty and mystery. The Great Pyramids of Giza are highly popular among tourists as they were listed as one of the Seven Ancient Wonders of the World. The Giza pyramid complex includes the Pyramid of Khufu (also known as the Pyramid of Cheops) which is the largest and the oldest of the three pyramids located in Giza. Apart from the Pyramid of Khufu, Giza complex includes a smaller Pyramid of Kephren, the Pyramid of Menkaure, the Great Sphinx and smaller Queen’s pyramids. A lot of theories have been proposed about the construction techniques. It is believed that pyramids served as burial monuments but scientists still disagree upon the theological principles of the ancient Egyptians. Scientists also speculate about an astrological meaning to the position of the pyramids.


Al Haram, Giza Governorate, Egypt
29° 58′ 45.03″ N,
31° 8′ 3.69″ E

Comments for The Great Pyramids of Giza tourist attraction review

Please fill your name and email or Login to get Activity points for every comment written!

No comments yet.

Related to The Great Pyramids of Giza

Hi! If you like AttractionsWorld project,
be free to join our community and
follow us on social networks: on Facebook on Twitter on Google+