Whether you're setting out on a short break or a marathon journey, it's wise to know the basics about Giza before setting off.
The neighborhood sits 4 miles (6 kilometers) west of downtown Cairo, the county's lively capital.
Ready to rub shoulders with the locals? 7,700,000 people live in Cairo.
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After a big day roaming around Giza, you'll need someplace comfortable to rest your head. While it isn't easy to find a place to stay in the heart of this neighborhood, you will be able to book a room at one of the 107 accommodations a short drive away.
Compare the rooms and then choose between the Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at First Residence (35 Giza Street) and the Four Seasons Hotel Cairo Nile Plaza (1089 Corniche El Nile). They're some of our top suggestions for this locale.
Pack your bags and get ready for a memorable adventure. When you touch down at Cairo International Airport (CAI), you'll be just 16 miles (26 kilometers) to the northeast of Giza.
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Put down your history books! See the past come alive at Memphis Museum. And that's not all. If you have an investigative mind, it's worth stopping at Taha Hussein Museum. You never know what you'll find here!
Some travel experiences can change our entire perspective on life. So if it feels like you've been stuck on a hamster wheel lately, get set to throw yourself into some eye-opening new adventures.
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Located in Al Haram, this luxury hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Pyramid of Khufu, Giza Pyramid Complex, and Great Sphinx of Giza. The Grand Egyptian Museum and Giza Solar Boat Museum are also within 3 mi (5 km).
Located in Al Haram, this luxury hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Pyramid of Khufu, Giza Pyramid Complex, and Great Sphinx of Giza. Giza Plateau and Giza Solar Boat Museum are also within 1 mi (2 km).
Located in Al Duqqi, this luxury hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Orman Botanical Gardens, Cairo Tower, and Egyptian Museum. Coptic Museum and Museum of Islamic Art are also within 3 mi (5 km).
Located in Al Haram, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Giza Pyramid Complex and Great Sphinx of Giza. Giza Solar Boat Museum and Giza Plateau are also within 1 mi (2 km).
Located in Al Haram, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Great Sphinx of Giza and Giza Pyramid Complex. The Hanging Church and Cairo Tower are also within 16 mi (25 km).
Located in the center of Giza, this family-friendly hotel is within a 10-minute walk of First Mall Cairo and Giza Zoo. Cairo Tower and The Hanging Church are also within 3 mi (5 km).
Situated in Giza, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Great Sphinx of Giza and Giza Pyramid Complex. Giza Solar Boat Museum and Giza Plateau are also within 15 minutes.
Situated in Giza, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Great Sphinx of Giza and Giza Pyramid Complex. Giza Solar Boat Museum and Giza Plateau are also within 1 mi (2 km).
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