Egypt's Oldest Pyramid
Saqqara is part of the Egyptian pyramid route (also including Memphis and Giza) and while it's not as life-changingly impressive as the Great Pyramids at Giza, it's worth a visit for its historical importance as the oldest pyramid in Egypt.
The Djoser Pyramid a step pyramid of surprisingly large proportions and, to be honest, is in good shape considering its age. There's also a temple-necropolis nearby which is very well-preserved and fun to explore. I'd suggest going to Saqqara second (after Giza) and quite early in the morning. It's in the middle of the desert and the sensation of being