Time to explore Dashur
The necropolis of Dashur is one of the most impressive sites of Ancient Egypt. It sits on the west bank of the Nile south of Cairo and southwest of the ancient Egyptian city of Menefer (Memphis)… South of Saqqara
The necropolis of Dashur
Dashur is host to a large number of ancient Egyptian burials, but it is probably most famous as the home of the king Senefru pyramids; the Bent Pyramid and the Red Pyramid of the Old Kingdom. A number of officials and members of the royal family also placed their tombs at Dashur to the east of the two pyramids of Sneferu. Among them is the tomb of Kanefer, the son of Sneferu.