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University Bridge

Cairo, Egypt
Review Highlights
It's a bridge

It's directly outside our hotel but it's nothing more then a common bridge with normal Cairo... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2016
Dallas, Texas
via mobile
Bad traffic jam

A bridge connect between Giza and Cairo, between Cairo University and Kasr Aleini faculty in AL... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2016
Cairo, Egypt
via mobile
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19 Oct 2016
“It's a bridge”
22 Aug 2016
“Bad traffic jam”
Cairo, Egypt
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Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

It's directly outside our hotel but it's nothing more then a common bridge with normal Cairo traffic jams.

Thank wick1979
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

A bridge connect between Giza and Cairo, between Cairo University and Kasr Aleini faculty in AL Manial island. Poor, dirty, with a holes under your foots, need a lot of maintenance and decorations. Away from the bad smell sometimes, A nice view over the Nile...More

Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

Though noisy it is a place where people go to for fresh air. It is a famous and important bridge linking Giza to Manial on a main pathway..Congested with heavy automobiles traffic at all hours in both directions. Geographically situated in an amazing spot giving...More

Thank SHA12311
Reviewed 3 June 2015

nothing exceptional to see... just a bridge connecting both sides . do not waste your time walking there , kasr il nil bridge leading to the opera house is the only nice bridge walk in cairo

1  Thank Koteiba
Reviewed 15 September 2014 via mobile

This bridge offers a magnificent view for cairo and the great river nile .. it links between manial island and giza mail land .. if u walk across this bridge u can see cairo tower and the opera house ... u can enjoy also the...More

Thank Abdelrahman A
Reviewed 9 July 2013

i used to cross this bridge for many years to go to kasr alainy college . the Nile ,buildings and boats became familiar . i spent fantastic nights over the bridge with my friends: open air , wonderful Nile , delicious drinks.

Thank M_laimoud
Reviewed 18 March 2013 via mobile

The Nile here is amazing! No matter how much you read about it, see photos of it or even videos you are never really prepared for the great Nile. No river in the whole wide world can compare. This is a relatively high bridge compared...More

1  Thank Amin A
Reviewed 22 February 2013

Like all the bridges over the Nile, this one offers nice views of Cairo and the vicinity. Good to do on a hot evening.

1  Thank Heartbend
Reviewed 20 February 2013

Though surroundings changed a little and traffic increased 10 folds from the seventies when I used to walk on that bridge on a daily basis while going to Cairo university, but the charm is still there ...

Thank TarekGad
Reviewed 21 August 2012

Despite of its vital necessity to the whole Cairo citizens & inhabitants and its great length, the bridge is suffering from bad finishing, negligence and poor anticipation of the future passengers needs as a main road

Thank RaoufElkoussy
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