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8-Hour Azhar Masjid Islamic Sites Tour
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
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Travellers talk about
“islamic cairo” (4 reviews)
“big square” (2 reviews)
“masjid” (4 reviews)
LOCATION
Cairo, Egypt
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Reviewed 5 days ago

It is a historical area which you can see a lot of foreigners there as this completely different than any place ,every traveler to Cairo must visit this area all the day.

Thank smoosawi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great mosque within a very busy shopping area of Khan el Khalil and the inner mosque area is highly revered. Going in the evening is even better as the buzz is amazing.

Thank Mistadizzy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Adjacent to the Bazaar Khan el Khalili. Nicer at night when you can sit down sipping coffee after the prayer. Bustling with locals and tourists alike.

Thank DeenHanafi
Reviewed 27 September 2017

It is located bang outside the entrance of the Khan El Khalili market. my muslim friends went inside and liked it. But when it comes to mosques in terms of design and beauty then there are far better ones.

Thank ankeet_sinha
Reviewed 20 September 2017

you fell like you are traveling to the past, enjoying the atmosphere of Islamic Cairo large numbers of Masajed .

Thank 8bahaaeldin
Reviewed 22 August 2017

The place houses the famous Hussein mosque, which is a popular place to visit. The problem I that it is in the center of Cairo and it is not properly planned. You have to take care while walking around.

Thank ashrafbakr
Reviewed 15 June 2017

People used pray there for Hussein believing that he had been entombed there, especially Shiaa. a lot of cafeterias you can have coffee or tea

Thank Mohammad A
Reviewed 9 May 2017

really nice lively area within the khan khalili area of Cairo ,really a must see place that is rich in authentic Egyptian style ,fun place to walk and enjoy the local life with cafes surrounding the midan

Thank Princess_Huda
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Its a very famous attraction in cairo. It has traditional items and amazing amazing decorations. You would like to buy everything there. Also you can find nice restaurants with amazing food.

Thank lamiyaaa
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Always busy and noisy nice to see the islamic architecture, be careful while wandering there, get deeper in the area!

Thank Joe S
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