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In Front of the Egyptian Museum, Cairo 11511, Egypt
Ways to Experience Liberation Square (Midan El-Tahreer)
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This area is overrun by traffic and far from being pretty. Being in the hub of central Cairo, this was the site of extensive public protests against the government in 2011. The only redeeming spot here was the dusky Egyptian Museum and the curve of...More

Thank AdventureDiva
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So this is basically in the center of Cairo, it’s where dreams go to when they want to die. It’s basically all traffic, people begging for money and should not even be on this list of places to go to. If you see this area,...More

Thank Kareem K
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Luckily got my hotel room at tahrir square, its not just a square but represents a symbol of struggle of people. Moreover, the surrounding area is full of restaurants, shops, govt offices and hotels. Every tourist must try to get hotel near tahrir square as...More

Thank Faysal N
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

It is very dirty and with lots of dust and traffic. It is unacceptable for a main square to be treated like this

Thank Marco S
Reviewed 5 July 2018

The place is vibrant with ocean of local people and tourists. The Place where Arab Spring took place. you can take 2 or 3 photographs as memory. Other than the place of importance for tourists. Nothing else is worth to see

Thank arunbvkumar
Reviewed 14 April 2018

The place is not much to see as it is just a busy round about but it is historical. While you are there go around the corner to see Garden City around the US embassy. Garden city is a site to see. Tahrir square is...More

Thank imdarkside
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Chaotic traffic, people crossing from all directions, but life carries on. So much history to remember and reminisce! Worth a visit.

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Reviewed 6 February 2018

This expansive square was the site of protests. The traffic is crazy here. We walked from the Cairo Museum & held our breath crossing the street.

Thank Marjorie M
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

This is my fifth trip to Cairo and whenever I visit the city centre it generally involves a walk through Tahreer. Always reminded of the activity that took place in this square. There has been some development around this area in recent years with the...More

Thank DLW112
Reviewed 21 January 2018

This is one of the squares of Cairo most filled with history. The latest events there were the demonstrations of January 2011 and later.In the centre of the square there is a very high pole flying the Egyptian flag, symbolizing the people of Egypt who...More

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I was in Cairo earlier in the year and walked around Tahrir Square on my own both during the day and at night. I have visited there several times. There are many shops nearby and some major hotels. I found it very safe.
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