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We went there at night.. There are some cafés & restaurants with a great view of the city..
The view at night is amazing..
It is one of 3 places where you can see the city from a higher level (the other 2 are: cairo...More
We went there on 2012.....the place is peacful and quiet away from crowding where you can enjoy amazing view specially at night ...you can also take some special photos....but you need car to reach there..
This spot is perfect to enjoy a breathtaking view over Cairo. We came by night and it was stunning. A relaxed hangout there is definitely recommended at this insider tip. There are no costs but the place can only be reached by car. Parking is...More
For thousands of years Mokkatom has been a garbage dump, primarily housing Coptic Christians who act as garbage collectors for the city. The infrastructure is poor, the people are poor, but the culture is vibrant & beautiful. One of Africa's largest churches is in the...More
I visited a monastery on the top of the mountain many years ago. It was nice to come back and take in the view over the whole of Cairo again. On a good day you can see the pyramids at Giza in the distance and...More
The winding drive when taken slowly, gives the illusion of great height. Located east of the city, via the Salah Salem, Mokattam Mountain is held in high esteem. However many would consider it a hill, or like myself, a sand dune. It is claimed to...More