Cairo has one of the world’s most incredible cityscapes and the rotating platform that sits at the top of Cairo Tower offers remarkable views of the Egyptian capital. From the 187 meter tall tower visitors get unique perspectives of both the modern city and ancient sites such as the Cairo Citadel.
The tower is just a short trip away from the Radisson Blu Hotel, Cairo Heliopolis, putting the comfortable rooms and modern amenities of this fashionable hotel within easy reach of one of Cairo’s most popular tourist attractions.
The modern tower of Cairo
Cairo Tower was completed in 1961, and since then it has been a hit with visitors to the city. The building is visually stunning; a free standing landmark wrapped in a lattice work design that represents a lotus plant – an iconic symbol from ancient Egypt.
The rotating platform at the top of Cairo Tower takes around 70 minutes to complete a revolution and during that time the whole of this vibrant city is on show. For visitors who want to enjoy a meal against one of the most stunning backdrops in the world, Cairo Tower also houses a revolving restaurant.
A taste of Cairo’s magic
Exploring the streets and attractions of Cairo is a wildly enjoyable experience and visitors will find that a trip to Cairo Tower is a great first step towards an adventure in Egypt’s capital.
Securing high-class Cairo accommodation is another important step to enjoying a trip to the city, and with five-star services and an excellent location, guests at The Radisson Blu Hotel, Cairo Heliopolis can find exactly what they need.