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Address: Sharia Al Mu'izz Li-Din Allah, Cairo, Egypt
Description: Cairo's main street which recently became pedestrian only is filled with...
Cairo's main street which recently became pedestrian only is filled with historic sites.
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If you are a history maniac like me , this is your heaven , with a very cheap ticket you will enjoy the smell of old Cairo and and see how beautiful the architecture was . Amazing... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 24, 2015
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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

If you are a history maniac like me , this is your heaven , with a very cheap ticket you will enjoy the smell of old Cairo and and see how beautiful the architecture was . Amazing place for photographers too .

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

We spent a day visiting the attractions in Al-Moez Street. This street is an amazing open air museum and contains many monuments of Islamic architecture including mosques, sabeels (place for serving water to passers-by), kuttabs (schools), traditional bath, and city walls. No ticket is required if you only see the outside of the ancient buildings, a ticket is required to... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

you will enjoy to walk through 1100 years of history, many shops also for small gifts, prepare your camera to take pictures with the old places then finish your visit with an oriental juice :)

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

you feel like whole Cairo is gathered there fatnabouls - mosques and museums you can even go through small street at reach khan el khalili

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

It may not be top in tourist friendliness and polish but you will get the idea.You will get the feel that you are part of an extended human urban experience that lasted for tens of centuries.It will be a 90 minutes very well spent. you wont regret it.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

This part of Cairo represent the real romantic appearance of Ottoman empire and even times before, mostly Ayubis al-Hakim mosque. What could be a little bit disturbing is presence of motorbikes where could be pedestrian zone.

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Cairo, Al Qahirah, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Very good look for the old civilization of Islamic Cairo. The way of lightning the street, I really adore. The place has the smell of civilization.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Al Mu'izz Li Din Allah is a narrow alley filled with historic places, mosques, houses and shops. It is pretty dark and gets eerie inside the buildings in the evening. But after sunset there are these amazing lights which really give a good view. On the road sides you can see awesome colourful lantern shops, jewelry shops and tea/coffee shisha... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Shariʻa al-Muizz li-Deen Illah, the greatest concentration of medieval architectural treasures in the Islamic world , it is an "open air museum", this street contains ( Bayt al-Suhaymi - Mosque of al-Aqmar -Sabil-Kuttab of Abdel Rahman Katkhuda - Complex of Qalawun -Mosque of Sayyidna Al-Husseyn -Mosque of Al-Azhar -Madrasa of Sultan Al-Ghuri nad many many more ) it will take... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Narrow street , so history for the wall the houses , near to Musqe area , Mosque Hussain , El Khaimiah , warm feeling from people there

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Address: Sharia Al Mu'izz Li-Din Allah, Cairo, Egypt
Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo

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