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Pyramid of Unas, Saqqara

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#6 of 11 in Historic Sites in Saqqara
Ruin · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Pyramid of Unas is located in Saqqara. Take a look at our Saqqara holiday planning site to schedule your visit to Pyramid of Unas and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Most people visit Saqqara to see the famous Step Pyramid of Djoser, and rightfully so, but while you are there, don't miss out on the Pyramid of Unas. From the outside, this looks like a tumbledown.....  more »
  • Unas's pyramid is one of those that most people do not visit especially with all the other sites to visit at Saqqara. Often dismissed as an insignificant pile of rubble, this pyramid of a fifth...  more »
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  • First Pyramid with text in it. Amazing!
  • It looks more like a sand hill than a well-known pyramid. But, this pyramid is rare in that hieroglyphs are engraved inside. Not only the wall, but also the ceiling is filled with hieroglyphs. When that wall is lighted, shadow of king is emerged there. Just try to bring a flashlight and find it.

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