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Sharia Al Mu'izz Li-Din Allah

Address: Sharia Al Mu'izz Li-Din Allah, Cairo, Egypt
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Ranked #37 of 265 things to do in Cairo
Type: Landmarks & points of interest, Sights & Landmarks
Owner description: Cairo's main street which recently became pedestrian only is filled with historic sites.
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Type: Landmarks & points of interest, Sights & Landmarks
Owner description: Cairo's main street which recently became pedestrian only is filled with historic sites.
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Cairo, Egypt
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 NEW

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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53 reviews 53 reviews
11 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
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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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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Pakistan
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98 reviews 98 reviews
78 attraction reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
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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46 reviews 46 reviews
27 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
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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United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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Saudi Arabia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

When I was in Cairo two weaks ago ,I was looking forward to go back to almuzz street where I took a bueatful pictures whith my camera as a training photographer four years ago , and when I reached there I got shocked how it end up with cars and too much light that destroyed the effact that the light... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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43 reviews 43 reviews
30 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

If you want to discover Islamic art and building styles ,just go to this street where you will be surrounded with Houses,Madrassas, Mosques,Sabils and other buildings show the the great artof Muslims during Islamic eras.Colours,decoration motives,inner plans and privacy cautions offered to this great buildings. don`t like some locals breaking rules by using cycles or motocycles in this Pedesterian historical... More 

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cairo
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38 reviews 38 reviews
14 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Since its restoration and new night lighting, one of the oldest streets of Islamic Cairo. Must see!!

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