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El-Orouba Street | Heliopolis, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Reviewed 1 week ago

lot of gossips around the place but the pretty of designs which mix different architecture styles mostly Indian style

Thank amgd a
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place is under renovation. The mysteries told by the guide was spine chilling. The architecture is appealing and reminded of Indian Temple and stupefied how a person can build a home like a place of worship.

Thank arunbvkumar
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It's a unique Touristic site with its beautiful architecture, landscape and mysterious history.. worth visiting for sure, located in the center of the highest spot in Heliopolis or city of the sun as it was called before . Glad it's under renovation now to preserve...More

Thank Dina A
Reviewed June 5, 2018

I went here on my way to the airport, after visiting two mosques. The building stands out and reminds me of buildings i’ve seen in India, so for Cairo unique, but the area around it is neglected and the building itself is now under renovation,...More

Thank Ronald_jelle
Reviewed April 7, 2018

A mish mash of Hindu and Cambodian architecture. Under renovation at the moment so check its open. Can’t wait until it is!!

Thank Uk-Girl-1966
Reviewed March 7, 2018

As what the picture tells how beautiful this palace is but you are not allowed to enter the place and even if you entered the garden you are not allowed to enter the palace . it is a nice place for photo sessions but if...More

Thank morcos s
Reviewed February 18, 2018

Yes the architecture is great & looks beautiful when lit up at night Unfortunately it is being renovated so you cant visit inside the Palace. May be next trip?

Thank HelioN7
Reviewed February 6, 2018

The palace is beig restored lots of scaffolding all around it. Not much to look at during day. But it is stunning all lit up at night. You cant go in it but view from front fence beautiful

Thank William R
Reviewed February 5, 2018

On the way to airport , better to stop 5 mins to take a photos to the old palace of the Belgian Baron the builder of modern helipolis - the clock in the roof is the masterpiece

Thank Martino012
Reviewed December 24, 2017

As you can not visit it from inside , this palace lies on the main street connecting the airport to the rest of Cairo . It is has a beautiful design with huge garden .

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Sarah A
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Response from Bosha73 | Reviewed this property |
The palace is being renovated .