Ismailia's central mosque is right on the main square.
De Lesseps’ House
Unfortunately unless you're a guest of the Suez Canal Authority (the house is their private guesthouse) you can only admire the exterior...
Garden of the Stelae
Just southwest of Ismailia's museum is a garden containing a rather forlorn little sphinx from the time of Ramses II (1279–1213 BC). You...
A fabulous shaded verandah cafe where the old-timers of town gossip, drink coffee and watch the world go by while smoking a sheesha.
Thebes dishes out the best desserts in town and is a great ice-cream stop on a hot day.
Sharia Thawra · interesting places nearby
This dinky place, with walls covered in quirky decorations (everything from Chinese posters to papyrus), has a tasty menu serving up fresh seafood, grills and a bit of pasta. The grilled shrimp is delicious.