Saqqara Necropolis

Saqqara Necropolis

  • V698+9PP, Badrshein, Giza Governorate 3352001, Egypt

Saqqara Necropolis is an ancient burial ground located in the desert of Egypt, approximately 30 kilometers south of Cairo. It is known for its numerous pyramids, including the famous Step Pyramid of Djoser, which is one of the oldest known pyramids in Egypt. The site was used as a burial ground for over 3,000 years and is home to numerous tombs and funerary complexes of ancient Egyptian nobles and royalty. Saqqara Necropolis is a UNESCO World Heritage site and is a popular destination for tourists and archaeologists alike.