There is no doubt that the pyramids of Giza have truly deserved the title of “Wonder”. The pyramids are indeed a masterpiece built with high precision that can’t be constructed nowadays using the existing technology. There are three pyramids in “Giza/Egypt”: Khufu, Khafre and Menkaura. Khufu is the largest pyramid among the other two and thus known as the “The Great Pyramid of Giza”, with a height of 481 feet (147 meters). In fact, archaeologists declare that it was the tallest structure in the world for about 3, 800 years.
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Another reason, why people think the pyramid is famous is because, it is one of the 7 Wonders of the Ancient World(Great). The Great Pyramid of Giza is the oldest and the only monument still standing of the 7 Wonders of the Ancient World(Great). The ways that the Egyptians built the pyramids was amazing. The history of pyramids is very interesting. The first know pyramid is the Step Pyramid.
Egypt have the biggest and the greatest collection of all monuments from the ancient world. Even In the days of Ancient Egypt when powerful pharaohs ruled over Egypt the Pyramids were considered magnificent wonders. Such huge wonders constructed thousands of years back with such precision and skill to last thousands of years can only be seen as conclusive evidence that the advanced religious architecture of ancient Egypt is magnificent. Today, the remains of 35
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