Tour Destinations In Egypt, the Great Pyramids of Egypt has shown a remarkable tourist destination for centuries, and many of the pyramids had been broken into and robbed, vandalized, or chipped away at by those who want to bring home a piece of Egyptian history. No matter how well meaning, this souvenir seekers and those with more malicious intent has robbed us all the confidence of those who have been entrusted with the security of a remarkable ancient monuments. Because of this, go to one of the pyramid is strictly regulated. If you are looking for a unique vacation filled with history, admiration, and sense of power, then you should look into the great pyramids and their history. Amazing constructions are some of the most remarkable buildings in the world, stretching high into the sky and is built of large stone blocks, they are still standing a few thousand years after they were first built.
Great Pyramids of Egypt were built as tombs for the great men and women from the history of Egypt, including pharaohs who ruled Egypt in ancient times. Tomb is also a monument to the great ruler, and built to last for centuries. They are based on a solar empire and star of cult beliefs’, and reflect this in their position and construction.
There are dozens of pyramids in Egypt, with the right amount from the opinion of between 80 and 110, with new discoveries are still popping up in recent decades. Many of the smaller pyramids are only now starting to be documented and explored by Egyptologists and archaeologists as they are sometimes known simply as a pile of rubble stood in the shadow of the Great Pyramid at Giza as.
There are several areas of the pyramid to see and explore, with the most visited sites of the most famous and therefore become Giza. This is a pyramid field that includes the world famous Sphinx, which stands guard over the plateau and which offers tourists a wonderful spectacle. Giza site is also the site of two unfinished pyramids of the Old Kingdom. Giza plateau has been known as one of the tourist sites of the most visited of all time, and recorded in antiquity as one of the Seven Wonders of the World. This is the only ancient wonder still standing.
Other fields include Abu Rawash pyramid, which is the area north of the pyramid. Most northerly pyramid, which Lepsius, was initially thought to have been left unfinished, but modern thinking is that the pyramid was completed, but the location of the pyramids near the intersection of main roads makes it ripe for excavation, which will begin during the Roman era. Other sites are Abu Sir, which contains 57 of the pyramid, and contains a pyramid construction is lower than the previous dynasty, the signal may decrease in royal power or the economy so far.
Saqqara is the site of the oldest stone monuments of Egypt, the Step Pyramid of Djozer, and contains some of the other pyramids, each famous in their own right. Dahshur pyramid is a very important field, and including the Bent Pyramid, which is believed to be either first or second attempt at completing a pyramid with smooth sides. This field was originally located on a military base, and is largely unknown except in archaeological circles until 1996. Red pyramid and then finished in the same plane, and is the first pyramid with smooth sides have been properly completed, and is the third largest pyramid in Egypt.
Other pyramid fields including Mazghuna, Lisht, Meidum, Hawarra, and el-Lahun. These areas include many of the ruins of the pyramid and the pyramid crumbled dust, and less often preferred destination for tourists, but if you want to break away from the crowds and visit some of the pyramid is more obvious but still very interesting, including Pyramids Mysteries Meidum, which is nothing more than a tower such as the remains of a pyramid powder core.