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Khufu Pyramid

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Currently Closed Open from 8:00am-5:00pm
Recommended sightseeing time: 1-2 hours
Address: Al Haram, Nazlet El-Semman, Al Haram, Giza Governorate
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The pyramid of Khufu, also known as the Great Pyramid of Giza, is the Giza pyramid group of three pyramids, the oldest and largest one, it is the ancient world of the seven miracles of the only preserved. The tower height 146.5 meters, once maintained the world's highest building, for more than 3,800 years, due to the age-old weathering top peeling, now the height is about 138.8 meters, equivalent to the height of the 40-story building, the bottom of the pyramid is about 230.4 meters, the tower body is made of 2.3 million stones, The total weight was about 5.9 million tons and the volume was about 2.5 million cubic meters. These stones were towed up the spiral upwards in the pyramid, and piled up layer by layer, over 100,000 craftsmen spent about 20 years to complete the human miracle. [Legend of Pyramid Construction of Hufu] It is estimated that the stones that built the pyramid weigh about 2.5 tons per piece, and a total of 2.3 million such megaliths are required. According to the calculation of the pyramid construction of Hufu for 20 years, nearly 800 tons of megaliths are placed every day, in other words, The average hourly 13 stones to the designated position, day and night, this amount of engineering seems incredible today, how in those far-off years did the ancient Egyptians reach such high levels of technology? Where did this super-knowledge come from? Why is it not inherited? Ticket: 200 Egyptian pounds (the time price is about 84 yuan) Time: 6:00-22:00 Address: Al Haram, Giza Governorate, Egyptian Traffic: M7 Road bus can be reached, Uber taxi can also be

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The Khufu Pyramid is the tomb of Pharaoh Khufu of the ancient Egyptian dynasty. It is an Egyptian pyramid. Built around 2580 BC, this pyramid is not only a symbol of Egypt, but also the oldest and only surviving building of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. To visit the Pyramid of Khufu, you must first enter the Pyramids of Giza. After entering, you will first see the Pyramid of Khufu.
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