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VIDEO: Tourist captures amazing views from the top of a pyramid

German tourist illegally scaled the Great Pyramid of Giza in Egypt - and the view was breathtaking
(The LAD Bible/Caters TV)

Andrej Ciesielski, an 18-year-old from Munich, scaled the Great Pyramid of Giza (also known as the Pyramid of Khufu or the Pyramid of Cheops) on a visit to Cairo earlier this year.

It is illegal to climb the pyramids, but that didn't stop the enthusiastic - and some say foolish - young tourist from scaling the oldest and only surviving classical antiquity of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.

Watch the breathtaking views here: