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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's quite messy. The mosque itself along with Azhar Mosque in front of it have nice architecture but the Midan (square) looked like a total mess with the trafiic jam of Azhar Street and all the people passing through and the littering, nothing special really

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LaithEM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the square is full of life for the 24 hours at any time you will meet people from different places, cultures a fantastic place

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Hos582001
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a religious site that needs a lot of care and attention to accommodate the high number of visitors. It is hard to use the existing toilets due to hygiene issues. Such a place, visitors like to visit more times within the same travel...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SaeedOmani
Reviewed 29 November 2018

This square is always crowded with people due to Al Hussein Masjid in which Iman Hussein head as well as remain of many imams & significant Islamic artifacts are kept. There is shopping area called Khan e Khalili as well as many street vendors are...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Rupawala
Reviewed 18 October 2018

The Al Hussein Square is a large bustling space with cafes and coffee shops. And is next to one corner of the Khan El Khalili and several historic buildings. The immediate one is the Al Hussein Mosque - a lovely building, significant architecture and significant...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank BenYorkie
Reviewed 3 September 2018

full of life and enthousiasm the young sellers the souvenir shops the night life all the cafes with the shisha and tea glasses AMAZING

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank lifetime-trips
Reviewed 22 August 2018

The place is good but some people made it dirty sometimes. in conclusion, it's good to be there with a water and comfortable shoes.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Tokka M
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

We went here at night on one of the last days of Ramadan, so very busy. There are a lot of terraces here, plenty of cafés here, just difficult to choose, all are a bit at the lower end, but I assume with touristic prices....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Ronald_jelle
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Shopping walk with an affordable prices . Here are some tips : 🤙🏼 The deeper the stall the cheaper the prices . 🤙🏼 Know how to deal with local . Talking with their languages will be a privilege . 🤙🏼 You can get perfume ,...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank PechaPrimadonna
Reviewed 6 March 2018

We walked around the mosque area and Khan Alkhalily market, nice products to see and buy. Worth the Traffic jam.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank khalidza123
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