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“Cheap, local market with nice atmosphere”
14 Aug 2017
“biggest local market in Egypt and Middle east”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Huge market with everything you may need! Scarves, bags, electricals, kitchenware... Note that goods are not necessarily of good quality, ths is not a market for handmade crafts or similar but for cheap, imported things. No need to bargain, prices are set and very affordable...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2017

this is for sure the biggest Local market in the Middle east , it is not a street or road , no we are talking about an area , all lanes are full of people selling and buying issues , you cannot see every thing...More

2  Thank Ahmad B
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Visited the place on 3 occasions. Sellers very honest and friendly. Best place to buy clothes and shoes. Don't buy electronics as most are cheap imitations. At least the some of the sellers are honest enough to tell you that the electronics(phones) are imitations. I...More

Thank Ako F
Reviewed 21 October 2014 via mobile

That's just the place to be if antiques are what you are looking for. Remember to bargain.. They hype prices all the time..

2  Thank Maryam J
Reviewed 6 April 2014

You could find wholesale shops in Attaba (Musky St). It is easily accessible; by Metro(1 LE anywhere in Cairo), bus(1LE) or mini bus. I found the cheapest things are ladies' sock(the best one is Sandy brand), cotton abaya, darbuka(goblet drum), pyjamas etc.

4  Thank HRS_6
Reviewed 10 July 2012

The Attaba souq, or Attaba Market, it is a market in down town of Cairo, where you should go very early, by cap, if you have a car there is a very big park building inside the market, be careful for your money as it...More

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