Bulaq ad Dakrur Vacations
Cairo, Giza and Al Barajil, are nearby suburbs which are also worth touring.
Savvy travelers in Bulaq ad Dakrur, looking for something a little out of the ordinary, should make tracks to the nearby museums and theaters. Spend a quiet afternoon discovering the exhibits at Egyptian Museum, Coptic Museum and Gayer-Anderson Museum. To catch home-grown and touring acts, spend an evening at the Cairo Opera House, one of the area’s premier performing arts venues.
If the weather is good get into the great outdoors and make the most of the nearby green spaces. Enjoy some of the beautiful urban parks such as the Aquarium Grotto Garden and the Orman Botanical Gardens.
Those with some time to spare in the Bulaq ad Dakrur area should go and see Tahrir Square, Cairo Tower and Babylon Fortress. See some sacred places such as the Ibn Tulun Mosque, Hanging Church and the Mosque of Amr ibn al-As. Relax in the calm atmosphere and get a deeper understanding of the role of religion in the area. To learn more about the local historic attractions, be sure to check out Abdin Palace.
Add to your wardrobe, stock up on food or just people-watch at nearby shopping hotspots such as the First Mall Cairo.
When you’re ready to rest your weary feet after checking out the delights of Bulaq ad Dakrur, check in to one of the many local short and long stay accommodation options. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks it’s hard to go past the Fairmont Nile City Cairo, the Kempinski Nile Hotel Cairo, and the popular Intercontinental Cairo Semiramis.