How to Spend a Night in Cairo is a key question to answer to fully enjoy all the beauty and charm of the immortal city of Cairo at Night. The purpose of this article is to offer every traveler all the information on how to spend a magical night in Cairo. All the information and activities in this article are collected by a skilled team of tour operators, tour guides, and travel consultants who know all the best things to do in Cairo at night.
When the sun sets on this immortal wonder and the shade of the night covers the entire city wonder, a new vision of beauty and glory is risen offering the chance to create some magical memories around the city that never sleeps. In Cairo lies everything a traveler could ever desire from honorable history that lasts for more than 5000 years to a variety of amazing activities that combine class and entertainment.
Discover here everything about how to spend a night in Cairo and everything you might want to get the ultimate experience:
One of the most attractive adventures in Cairo at night is the sound and light show at the Giza Pyramid where a colored light with recorded voices is projected on the great pyramids of Giza showcasing the full history of the great nation in the most majestic manner. Everyone will witness a living wonder and how the entire history came to life in a vivid and spiritual manner.
The golden brick road Khan El Khalili is a path of allure and wealth dating to the 14 century, viewed as a labyrinthine of alleys that acts as a time capsule able to contain a great amount of pure ancient art and absolute wonder. It still remains a very active market containing fresh spices, enchanting fabrics & carpets, enchanting perfumes, natural oils, gold vendors, precious stones, mesmerizing antiques, and many more riches.
Imagine dining under the lunar skies of the moon onboard a magical cruise sailing across the Nile. A Nile dinner cruise is able to create immortal memories based on Allure, class & wonder while feasting on the delicious cuisines and watching a colorful belly dancing performance with a folklore band playing traditional music and singing featuring a mesmerizing Tannoura spin.
Downtown Cairo is the heart of the country, a central hub for culture & entertainment through a series of amazing activities as you can explore the great Egyptian museum and enjoy the most incredible restaurant, cafes, art galleries, entertainment centers, and countless exciting destinations.
One of the tallest structures in Egypt that even surpasses the pyramids in height, created in 1961, At 187 m, it has been the tallest structure in Egypt and North Africa for about 50 years. It has a unique design of an open lattice evoking a pharaonic lotus plant and on the very top lies a great circular observation deck over the entire city of Cairo and a rotating restaurant under the rays of the moon.
In central Cairo, El Azhar is the chance to witness the Al-Tannoura Egyptian heritage dance troupe that holds cultural events especially the El Tannoura dance performance which is one of the oldest and Egypt’s only Sufi dance troupe featuring raucous and colorful than the better-known white-clad Turkish dervishes. You can catch a ticket by night and explore this incredible dance number within the grace of the moon.
One of the most important and captivating parts of Cairo's national cultural center is the Cairo opera house. every traveler will get to witness Egypt's finest musical groups performing in the most incredible arts venue in the country and get a taste of the musical arts of modern Egypt.
The heavenly allure of the Nile is better explored through a private Felluca boat under the rays of the moon where the ancient secrets of the ancient Egyptian civilization are revealed in the most captivating manner. The Night felucca will offer every traveler the chance to witness a new form of allure that reflects off all the immortal treasures of Cairo.
Al Muizz street shines like a flower that only shines at night containing the greatest concentration of medieval architecture in the Islamic world and one of Egypt's greatest Islamic open Museums.
The enchanting Muizz street was constructed in 969 AD during the golden Islamic age and house carious mosques and massive Mosuese that features the mesmerizing architectural elements of the Ayubid, Mumluk, and ottoman dynasties which makes your time in the street at night truly majestic.
Some of the most remarkable Islamic constructions are the Mosque of Al-Hakim bi Amr Allah which was built in 1013 AD, the Mosque of al-Aqmar which was built in 1125 AD, the Complex of Qalawun which was built in 1285 AD, the Madrasa of Al-Nasir Muhammad which was built 1304 AD, Qasr Bashtak which was built in 1339 AD, the Madrasa of Barquq which was built-in 1386 AD, the Mausoleum of Sultan Al-Ghuri which was built-in 1505 AD, and more enchanting building & marvelous decorations.
The Wekalet El Ghouri Art Center is located in the heart of central Cairo which regularly hosts cultural events and shows, such as the Al-Tannoura Egyptian Heritage Dance Troupe plus a number of other incredible performances. It makes for a stunning venue, thanks to its incredible architecture that dates back to 1504 AD and the enchanting and delightful atmosphere.
Cairo at night has the same magic as Cairo in daylight, so whatever time you choose to enjoy it you will find everything you desire. And through our Egypt holiday tours from the UK, you will experience everything the city has to offer plus the historical attractions in the beautiful cities Alexandria, Luxor, and Aswan.
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