The Egyptian pyramids are considered one of the greatest stone buildings in the world in addition to the colossal statue of the Sphinx, which is in front of them, representing a great historical scene that attracts tourists from all over the world.
The Three Pyramids of Giza
One of the seven wonders of the world that places tourism in Egypt in general or tourism in Giza in particular is a top priority for any tourist coming to Egypt, especially if this is his first visit.
The pyramids of Giza, which date back to about 25 century BC, are divided into 3 main pyramids of three kings of the ancient Pharaonic state, they are: The pyramid of Khufu is located at a distance of 13 acres from the southwest of the pyramid of Khafre, and in the same direction falls the youngest of which is the pyramid of King Menkaure, and surrounds They have three other little pyramids.
The pyramids of Giza are based on limestone, granite, and polished white limestone that reflects sunlight like a mirror but no longer exists. As for the design of the pyramids from the inside, it is divided into a diagonal entrance known as the Great Gallery, 3 burial chambers, one of which represents a rocky base that leads to a room called the King's Chamber, and another called the Queen's Chamber.
The complex mathematical and geographic calculations that the engineers and builders of Pharaohs relied upon when building the Egyptian pyramids and information about the pyramids, in general, are a marvel and a mystery to the scholars to this day.
You can not visit the ancient Egyptian pyramids and forget the largest oldest Pharaonic sculptures from your visit while taking some memorial photos while you are beside them.
It is the statue of the Sphinx, the symbol of King Khufu, which combines the power of the lion and the wisdom of man in an immortal legend, and in other legends, he is the sun god of sunset, the guardian of the royal tombs that are included in the pyramids of Giza from the futility of thieves. The Sphinx appears as a statue of a lion and the head of a human being in a look of colored limestone and gypsum.
In the Great Sphinx, amazing night shows known as a sound and light shows show information about the pyramids and their construction and the history of Ancient Egypt, giving the tourism in Giza and the pyramids a magical feeling.
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