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Official Portal of Cairo Governorate


Capretaj Helwan

(Helwan Center for Natural Treatment)


The Helwan suburb is located about thirty kilometers away from Cairo, and to the east of the River Nile, Helwan is about forty meters above the sea level. the center is located in Helwan about 24 kilometers south of Cairo    

Helwan climate is dry and moderate; humidity percentage is about 58%. There are several sulphurous and mineral springs.


Treatment in Helwan dated back to 1899, and then the baths were renewed in 1955.

Helwan Center for the treatment of rheumatism and physical treatment was built on the Islamic Style of architecture; the center includes 38 rooms for the treatment, rest rooms and places for patients to reside. The whole place is surrounded by fantastic gardens.