Islamic Landmarks in Egypt

While the rest of the world was sinking in the darkness of the Middle Ages, Egypt was living in the age of Islamic golden transformation. After General Amr ibn al-‘as conquered Egypt in 641 AD and constructed a new capital called Al-Fustat which later on became Cairo the immortal center of Egypt and the heart of Islamic culture for the next 1.200 years. The enchanting city of Cairo became highly famous for containing the largest concentrations of Mosques filled with beautiful Islamic art and gained the title of the city of minarets, plus the city acted as the incarnation of the spirit of ancient golden ages which acted as an inspiration for countless works of art which it becomes the top destination of Egypt tours. All of Egypt Islamic landmarks are the reflection of Islamic dynasty that ruled Egypt at some point in time which are the Abbasid Dynasty, the Fatimid Dynasty, The Ayyubid Dynasty, The Mamluk Dynasty, and the Ottoman Empire. All the one of kind historical attraction of Cairo will showcase a new definition of the word beautiful, all of Egypt Islamic landmarks features a unique style of Architecture that can only be found in the Arab world and a mesmerizing style of decoration like hypnotic Quranic calligraphy is written gold. There is no place in the world that can offer what lies in the soul of radiant Cairo and our Egypt tour packages offer amazing tours to Cairo that include a visit to the Islamic landmarks.

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2 Al-Muizz Street
Egypt Tours Portal
June 18, 2019

Al-Muizz Street

Overview of Al-Muizz Street Al-Muizz Street isn’t your typical street, as it has the greatest concentration of medieval architectural treasures in the Islamic world.  This
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3 Al Rifai Mosque
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June 18, 2019

Al Rifai Mosque

Overview About Al-Rifai Mosque Al-Rifai mosque is one of the most majestic constructions in Egypt. It’s located in "Midan al-Qal’a" in Cairo next to the Cairo
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4 Al-Azhar Mosque
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June 18, 2019

Al-Azhar Mosque

Overview About Al-Azhar Mosque Al-Azhar Mosque is simply one of a kind as there is no one like it in the world. In 970 A.D,
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5 Mosque of Amr Ibn Al-Aas
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June 18, 2019

Mosque of Amr Ibn Al-Aas

The History of Amr Ibn Al-Aas Mosque Amr Ibn Al-Aas Mosque was the earliest building in Egypt, it was constructed in 641 A.D by Commander
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6 Ibn Tulun Mosque
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June 18, 2019

Ibn Tulun Mosque

Overview of Ibn Tulun Mosque Ibn Tulun Mosque is not an ordinary Mosque, it’s one of the oldest and largest Mosques in the world as
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7 Sultan Hassan Mosque
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June 18, 2019

Sultan Hassan Mosque

Overview About the Sultan Hassan Mosque The Mosque-Madrassa of Sultan Hassan has a great power to turn heads as it’s known to be one of
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8 Salah El Din Citadel
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June 18, 2019

Salah El Din Citadel

Salah El Din Citadel History Salah El Din Citadel located on the hill of Mokattam near the center of Cairo "The City of thousands of
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9 Muhammad Ali Mosque
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June 18, 2019

Muhammad Ali Mosque

Overview About Muhammad Ali Mosque It’s extremely rare when a construction can achieve the perfect combination of majesty and beauty but for Muhammad Ali mosque
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10 Khan El Khalili Bazaar
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June 18, 2019

Khan El Khalili Bazaar

Khan El Khalili Bazaar There are a few places on the plant where you feel the time is going back around, this place is Khan
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