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See the next bridge upriver

The bridge leading to Tahrir square is the next bridge upriver and a great site to see. This is... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2018
Clemson, South Carolina
Lovely views of the river

Great walk. Like any other bridge. Keen to know why it got its name. Great one to take pictures... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2018
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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14 Apr 2018
“See the next bridge upriver”
13 Apr 2018
“Lovely views of the river”
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

The bridge leading to Tahrir square is the next bridge upriver and a great site to see. This is where the 200 horses marched across to beat the peaceful demostrators in Tahrir square. A lively bridge with great views. Visit that bridge instead of this...More

Thank imdarkside
Reviewed 13 April 2018

Great walk. Like any other bridge. Keen to know why it got its name. Great one to take pictures. Lovely walk on an evening.

Thank Dashers2014
Reviewed 27 December 2017

The bridge connects the Gezira Island from the city running from East-West and is easily approachable on foot. Footpaths, staircases etc have been built along side the bridge to accommodate the pedestrians and tourists who want to spend some time at the River Nile. The...More

Thank waqarsarwar
Reviewed 7 December 2017

The bridge is just functional, a simple concrete structure to enable traffic to drive East-West or vice versa accross the Nile. Gezira island is connected as well. You can reach the bridge on foot. There is a foot path along the East side of the...More

Thank Robert937
Reviewed 15 March 2017

SO this this basically the largest bridge connecting downtown cairo, it is not an attraction but usually something to avoid cuz of traffic. But if you are interested to walk across the nile with a great view and a piece of history, there is a...More

Thank Floating_Hippos
Reviewed 6 March 2017

its a big bridge. it connects mainly jamalek and cairo and giza. crossed this place quite a few time and also walked down too while i took dinner crusie in nile and while walking across the nile cornice. clean and well maintained. night view was...More

Thank Jalal I
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Nothing special about this bridge and you not miss anything exept loads of traffic and a glimpse of the Nile.

Thank Squash_10
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

I walked across it numerous times. It's a major bridge with tens of thousands of cars using it. It's a mad house.

Thank G L
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Not really an attraction as it's a highway bridge. Filled with people standing on it randomly during traffic.

Thank wick1979
Reviewed 8 September 2016

It's an interesting thing to see. It gives you a great view of the Nile. Just be careful when you travel over it to avoid rush hour traffic jams.

Thank Simon J
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