The Citadel

The Citadel

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Timings : Monday - Friday: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

Entry Fee : Children - EGP 30,
Adults - EGP 60

The Citadel, Cairo Overview

Right on the foothills of the enormous Mokattam, the fortress of the Saladin Citadel was established in the year 1176. It is one of the most remarkable creations of military infrastructure, which attracts a large number of tourists every year.

Nicknamed the 'Alabaster Mosque', the most famous church in the Egypt is well known for the remarkable white stone with which the entire monument is built. Wander about the surroundings and witness on of the most fantastic views in the city. Walk in the northeast direction and you will come across the magnificent El-Nasir mosque , which is essentially a complex of many small museums standing together.

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