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Souk al Fustat

Corner el Emam Street and Hassan al Anwar Street | Old Cairo, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Unfortunately underpopulated and unfrequented

There were a few shops selling crafts when I went there, but most of the shops were empty. Perhaps... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2017
NicJBoston
,
Brookline, Massachusetts
Chinese junk

Plenty of vendors sell Chinese knock offs, couple small restaurants and tons of tourist. Right... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2016
wick1979
,
Dallas, Texas
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21 Apr 2017
“Unfortunately underpopulated and unfrequented”
20 Oct 2016
“Chinese junk”
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Corner el Emam Street and Hassan al Anwar Street | Old Cairo, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Reviewed 22 April 2017

There were a few shops selling crafts when I went there, but most of the shops were empty. Perhaps business picks up - at weekends or busier seasons?

Thank NicJBoston
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Plenty of vendors sell Chinese knock offs, couple small restaurants and tons of tourist. Right inside Coptic Cairo you'll go through it to see any of the churches. All stalls selling the same junk.

Thank wick1979
Reviewed 11 November 2015

The souq is located near Masjid Amr Ibn el As. I discovered it by chance when I was looking for a taxi outside the masjid. The souq is not that big and doesn't have much variety. It has some art and handicraft shops and some...More

Thank Salaaar
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