Sakkara Info

In Sakkara you find the largest necropolis in the world with graves from archaic period. This was used during 3000 years as a graveyard to kings and the elite of Egypt. Here is also the largest stone building in the world Djosers step pyramid constructed 4680 years ago. At Sakkara was recently found one of the most beautiful and most well preserved mummies found so far. Close by is also Mererukas grave with fascinating reliefs from 6 dynasty. Here you can see how the daily life was with hunt fishing music and entertainment. In the area is also Tetis pyramid with its sarkofa as archeologists blasted with dynamite in the late 1800’s to access the mummy. The mummy is now at the bottom of the sea outside the coast of Spain after a shipwreck.

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