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Cairo Tower

El-Gezira, Cairo 11511, Egypt
+20 2 27365112
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At a height of 600 feet, this tower offers magnificent views of the entire city and monuments from its revolving rooftop restaurant and bar.
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“eye view” (12 reviews)
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El-Gezira, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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+20 2 27365112
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"revolving restaurant"
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"eye view"
in 12 reviews
"observation deck"
in 11 reviews
"tallest building"
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"degree view"
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"city lights"
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"night view"
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"nile river"
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"entrance fee"
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"opera house"
in 8 reviews
"tahrir square"
in 9 reviews
"egyptian pounds"
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"egyptian museum"
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"telescope"
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"queue"
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"haze"
in 11 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Standing in queues to get to the elevator and the top of the tower is well organized and moves fairly quickly. When I reached the top with camera in hand and anticipation of seeing Cairo from a birds eye perspective, I was disappointed by the...More

Thank Nefertari25
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Once you get up there the view is great (although it's almost always hazy in Cairo from the smog), but to get up there is an ordeal that makes you regret having purchased the ticket as soon as you pass the gate. The line is...More

Thank Jakob10033
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went here for the views, ok so it was foggy and there is not a lot you can do about the weather especially when going there on the last day but it was very outdated and had it been a clear day it may...More

Thank Charlie_r251
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It took 3 -4 hours waiting to get in big queues lift very small only allowes 10 people in at a time and not worth the wait or visiting

Thank saccos
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

Unless you are a photographer and want to take nice shots then it is very ordinary place tto look over cairo and the nile and also little expensive just to go up high and take a look Also the scopes available are not clear and...More

Thank morcos s
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

A great way to get a bird's eye view of the city. The restaurant on the 60th floor serves excellent Egyptian and International dishes for lunch and dinner, with local beer and wine available.

Thank HilaryCairo
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

When we were in Cairo the kids wanted to go to Cairo tower, we went there in the evening, stood in a long line (it took 90 min to get up there), then the way down took another hour in a line for the left....More

1  Thank Mahmoud H
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

There is only one elevator to go up and takes a maximum of 8 people per ride, so wait times could be long. Up top there is a 360 degree view of Cairo, with views of the great pyramids... except for all the haze. So...More

Thank domhnall_kaps
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

You have stunning views of the city from the top of the tower. Just make sure it is a clear day, otherwise you might not be able to see very far due to the pollution

Thank Tjaart H
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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

An example of corruption in every system... you pay extra to authorities to go up , skipping the line, just till the lift gates..haha..(We did what was suggested by our guide)..we still had to wait for 45 min to get into that tiny very slow...More

Thank aggarwalaparna
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Ali E
15 April 2018|
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Response from Marc H | Reviewed this property |
Depends of your choice it’s a menu
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Response from ahmedelzoghby | Reviewed this property |
The security is good and stable in Egypt at all times, tourists some times become afraid of what they see in the media but the truth is it is very safe, there is no any waiting lines at all, the place have enough room for... More
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LuciaTravel
7 April 2016|
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Response from GolDeNTraVeleR777 | Reviewed this property |
Hello the ticket will cost you 700 egyption pounds keep open up to midnight no need to booked you can buy it there
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