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Al-Tannoura Egyptian Heritage Dance Troupe

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Worked as tour guide and egyptologist since 1996 carry diploma in egyptologist and licence from the ministry of toursim .able to give any tour guidance for all of egypt north or south of egypt
Wikala Al-Ghouri | Giza, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Reviewed 2 November 2018

This was not part of our tour schedule but we are so glad we decided to see it. It was superb. Totally captivating. We've seen whirling dervish performances but this leaves them completely in the shade. The pipes, drums and dances were all equally enthralling....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

A great performance by incredibly skilled musicians and dancers. The open courtyard where it takes place is magic.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Sensational music and dance in a great setting. Highly recommend this experience. Also nice that western tourists are in the minority.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

Beautiful, impassioned, spiritual dancing and music in a quaint venue. Skilled musicians and dancers. One of the highlights of my trip to Cairo and Egypt. Details: Total about 3 hours long. Get there early to ensure you get a seat. Booked through our travel agent...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

This is a spiritual dance to spin for a long time to meditate & pray .. attending such inspiring event makes me reconnect with self & life Life is a trip.. enjoy 😊

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed watching the show.It showcased different talents from singing,playing different instruments to dancing.I was really amazed how the dance performer could manage to spin himself continuosly for almost an hour!Their costume was very colorful and the performers were great as well.The venue suits the...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

The Tannoura performance is incredible. We attended with 15 study abroad College students, and we all absolutely love every minute of it, from the traditional instruments (featuring amazing solos) to the "whirling dervish" style dance, it was all impressive. And at 30 Egyptian pounds (less...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

one of the must to do or see in cairo. sadly it takes place only thrice a week. starts from 730 pm and u got to be there by 630 pm to get a ticket and place for sitting otherwise by 7 pm the sits...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank 435jalali
Reviewed 5 March 2017

It had its moments but they were few and far between, each of the acts was stretched too long making them boring although all of them ended on high note. Normally they give about 20 minutes for each act to play out with the last...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

This performance was so mesmerizing that we went to see it twice: once at the beginning of our 2 1/2 weeks in Egypt and once at the end. It is that good. To grab the best seats, go an hour early.

Date of experience: January 2017
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17 June 2017|
Response from 435jalali | Reviewed this property |
its near the Islamic Cairo. near Al Azhar. you can ask anyone there and say where does the sufi dance take place it is just 5 mins walking distance from khan khalili market. it used tot ake place 2ice a week and u need to go... More
28 January 2017|
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Response from dk424 | Reviewed this property |
Each Saturday, Monday and Wednesday.