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Address: Al Hazar | Muhammad 'Abduh Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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20 2 285 4509
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Whenever you come to Egypt make sure you enjoy this visit and show. Folkloric and artistic indeed. Whenever I had visiting friends I have taken them to this place and none of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cairo, Egypt
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Cairo, Egypt
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 566 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whenever you come to Egypt make sure you enjoy this visit and show. Folkloric and artistic indeed. Whenever I had visiting friends I have taken them to this place and none of them regretted it; on the contrary. Highly recommended.

Thank SHA12311
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

I used to visit the tanora show at wekalet el ghuri several times and every time it's totally great to see it. I really enjoy so much the show.

Thank Osman A
Singapore, Singapore
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164 reviews
68 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 748 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

We did this a few nights back, totally amazing! So glad we did this, the booking and process is strange, no advance booking, and first in first served, so good luck with seating, still we went with our guide, who got us set on a platform on the side right at the front, despite arriving 40mins earlier with little seats... More 

1 Thank Hasan R
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 January 2017

A wonderful hidden gem just next to El Hussein, so you can easily find it. The show is amazing and one that you'll never forget.

Thank moeafifi
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71 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

I'll start with the negative. It was too loud. Everyone in my family thought so, and it did impair our enjoyment of the show. So, if you could bring some discrete ear plugs, or perhaps wear some snug fitting ear buds. Now, the positive. The show is hypnotic and culturally enlightening. The crowd is almost all Egyptian lending an authenticity... More 

1 Thank Dumdoc
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7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 October 2016

A must visit place ! A complete feel of pure arabic culture. Do know the timings etc and book tickets in advance to make it convinient.

Thank Poonam R
Madrid, Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016

This was an experience! The performance is mesmerising on itself but I was lucky enough to be with someone who explained me the deep spiritual meaning behind the colourful swirls and beautiful music and chants, which made it even better. A representation of the neverending movement of the universe, the dance of planets and stars, the music of the spheres... More 

1 Thank xenale
Cairo, Egypt
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Hey, if you are in cairo and want to attend an event show of tanoura and listen to oriental music. Then i recommend you this place. It is very cheap, don't take the private tours, just ask a local friend to go with you Enjoy

1 Thank Salahita
Berlin, Germany
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146 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

for architecture lovers and cultural events lovers , it is a very old place where they also do alot of worth seeing and tannura shows

Thank Mira K
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 25 July 2016

One of the places you must visit once you arrive to Cairo city , have the experience of the oriental Egyptian night with

Thank Heba Z

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