We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
All photos (14)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
23°
13°
Nov
18°
10°
Dec
17°
Jan
Contact
El-Orouba Street | Heliopolis, Cairo 11511, Egypt
Improve This Listing
Baron Palace Tours and Tickets
See all tours & tickets
Reviews (76)
Filter reviews
49 results
Traveller rating
22
18
7
1
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveller rating
22
18
7
1
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews heliopolis architecture airport landmark egypt
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 49 reviews
Reviewed 20 March 2019

One of the most famous, if not - the - most famous landmark in Heliopolis. Too bad, you cannot visit the inside, just admire the exterior euro-indi architecture and take pictures for good memory

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Sherif I
Reviewed 14 March 2019

The effort exerted verses the rewards be it visual spiritual is not worth it, the traffic, pollution outweighs any perceived warm glow some website may tell you ,go and look at the plastic pollution on the Nile you will feel better.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank steve w
Reviewed 11 July 2018

lot of gossips around the place but the pretty of designs which mix different architecture styles mostly Indian style

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank amgd a
Reviewed 5 July 2018

The place is under renovation. The mysteries told by the guide was spine chilling. The architecture is appealing and reminded of Indian Temple and stupefied how a person can build a home like a place of worship.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank arunbvkumar
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

It's a unique Touristic site with its beautiful architecture, landscape and mysterious history.. worth visiting for sure, located in the center of the highest spot in Heliopolis or city of the sun as it was called before . Glad it's under renovation now to preserve...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Dina A
Reviewed 6 June 2018

I went here on my way to the airport, after visiting two mosques. The building stands out and reminds me of buildings i’ve seen in India, so for Cairo unique, but the area around it is neglected and the building itself is now under renovation,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Ronald_jelle
Reviewed 8 April 2018

A mish mash of Hindu and Cambodian architecture. Under renovation at the moment so check its open. Can’t wait until it is!!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Uk-Girl-1966
Reviewed 7 March 2018

As what the picture tells how beautiful this palace is but you are not allowed to enter the place and even if you entered the garden you are not allowed to enter the palace . it is a nice place for photo sessions but if...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank morcosmy
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Yes the architecture is great & looks beautiful when lit up at night Unfortunately it is being renovated so you cant visit inside the Palace. May be next trip?

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank HelioN7
Reviewed 7 February 2018

The palace is beig restored lots of scaffolding all around it. Not much to look at during day. But it is stunning all lit up at night. You cant go in it but view from front fence beautiful

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank William R
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 170 nearby hotels
Beirut Hotel
34 reviews
.12 km away
Le Meridien Heliopolis
578 reviews
.20 km away
Regency Hotel
2 reviews
.53 km away
Golden Carven Hotel
11 reviews
.55 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 4,459 nearby restaurants
ESCA
205 reviews
.39 km away
Rossini
54 reviews
.62 km away
Massala
133 reviews
.56 km away
Bel Gelato Cairo
27 reviews
.39 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,028 nearby attractions
Heliopolis
157 reviews
.65 km away
Amon Ra Tours
192 reviews
1.05 km away
St. Mark's Coptic Orthodox Church
17 reviews
.50 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
162mernab
2 May 2019|
Answer
Response from Sherif I | Reviewed this property |
I don't think it's open on a regular basis.. You can't just buy a ticket and enter. I believe photo shoots and that sort of activities must be arranged in advance. Who to call? Good question.. You can start by Heliopolis... More
0
Votes
ALi G
3 August 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Martino012 | Reviewed this property |
allowed only to capture photos from outside, and when you are there you can ask to enter , no problem to give tips :)
0
Votes
Sarah A
16 April 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Bosha73 | Reviewed this property |
The palace is being renovated .
0
Votes