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Mosque and Madrasa of Sultan Hassan

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Mosque and Madrasa of Sultan Hassan

423 Reviews
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Maydan Salah al-Din, Cairo 11511 Egypt
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8-Hour Private Tour of the Pyramids, Sphinx, Egyptian Museum and Bazaar including Camel Ride and Lunch from Cairo
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8-Hour Private Tour of the Pyramids, Sphinx, Egyptian Museum and Bazaar including Camel Ride and Lunch from Cairo
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Hit Cairo’s essential sights in just a day with your personal Egyptologist and Wi-Fi–enabled minivan on this time-saving door-to-door tour. See the Pyramids of Giza, the Great Sphinx, and ride a camel across the desert, then enjoy a restaurant lunch. Spend the afternoon at two signature city attractions: the Egyptian Antiquities Museum and the Khan Al-Khalili bazaar.
$90.49 per adult
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Linda Y wrote a review Apr 2020
Frisco, Texas3,612 contributions590 helpful votes
This massive mosque and madrasa were built by Sultan Hassan from 1356-1363 during the Bahri Mamluk period. It is thought that it was built below the Citadel so that the Sultan could admire it from his palace above. Ironically, because of the mosque’s position and sturdiness, it
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Kazi Y wrote a review Mar 2020
Dhaka City, Bangladesh128 contributions58 helpful votes
The Mosque-Madrassa of Sultan Hassan is a monumental mosque and madrassa Cairo, Egypt was built between 1356 and 1363 during the Bahri Mamluk period, commissioned by Sultan an-Nasir Hasan. The mosque was considered remarkable for its massive size and innovative architectural
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Dalbir_S_Virdi wrote a review Mar 2020
Navi Mumbai, India3,026 contributions208 helpful votes
In a radius of 4-5 KM around the Oldest Bazar El-Khallili, there are several Mosques that depict the Islamic rule of Egypt during 12th to 14th century. Mosque and Madrasa of Sulatn Hassan is one among them. A very impressive Mosque which has stood the test of the time over last
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Ukienomad wrote a review Feb 2020
Fleming Island, Florida6,224 contributions515 helpful votes
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Mosque-Madrassa of Sultan Hassan is a grand structure that is widely held to be one of the best examples of early Mameluke architecture in Cairo. The site has a courtyard surrounded by four vaulted halls and soaring minarets. Mosque has so much character. Hussain was not buried
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Date of experience: February 2020
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NC2264 wrote a review Dec 2019
Deerfield Beach, Florida186 contributions27 helpful votes
Impressive site and the view of Cairo beautiful. Relaxing place to spend an hour to enjoy the site, garden & view and get some peace.
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Date of experience: November 2019
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