King Pepi II



King Pepi II was the fifth pharaoh of the sixth dynasty in the era of the ancient Egyptian state, his royal name "Nefer Ka Ra", which means "beautiful, is the spirit of Ra". He has the longest reign in history.


King Pepi II

He was helped by the Vizier Djau and Harkhuf when he ascended the throne about six years after the death of his brother Merenre, and thanks to them he found a very prosperous Egypt when he reached the sufficient age. He was a peaceful and friendly king, who created a tax policy that favored cities and people thus earning their loyalty. Kingdom for over ninety years, it survived almost all of its queens and is said to have had a relationship with General Sasenet as well. He was buried in his pyramid at Saqqara.

Visit Saqqara and Giza plateau to explore the Great Pyramid of Khufu and many other exciting places in the historical city of Cairo during a lot of Egypt tours and Egypt Travel Packages and Egypt day tours if you stay in Cairo you can have one of the full Cairo Day tours otherwise of you have a short time you can book a trip from Cairo day tours from the airport like: