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Address: By Bab Zuwaila, Cairo, Egypt
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8-Hour Azhar Masjid Islamic Sites Tour
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Islamic Cairo History Tour

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nice views of city

nice building with great panoramic views of Cairo from here . good interior decoration design and lots of marble very nice

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 July 2015
Steve S
Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2015

nice building with great panoramic views of Cairo from here . good interior decoration design and lots of marble very nice

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2012

This mosque was built by Sultan al-Mu'ayyad Shaykh in 1415 on the site of the prison in which he was previously jailed. It's one of the largest mosques in Cairo. The entrance portal is impressive, and the prayer hall has beautiful painted ceilings and its qibla wall and mihrabs (showing the direction of Mecca) are covered with marble panels and... More 

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