Alexandria Tour From Cairo
Explore the Beauty of the second capital of Egypt and enjoy the Greece and Roman civilization and heritage in Alexandria . At the early morning, meet with your Egypt Day tours guide, discuss and plan the route for the day. Then take your private air-conditioned coach and relax during the scenic 3-hour drive to Alexandria. and get ready to start your Alexandria tour from Cairo.
You will start your day trip in Alexandria by visiting Pompay’s Pillar, the biggest memorial column in Egypt. Standing in the ancient city of Alexandria, this structure is 100 feet high approximately.
This will be followed by a visit to Kom El-Shoqafa Catacomb. 3 underground floors shows how they used to bury the dead at the Greek-roman period.
It will also show you how much the Egyptian art reflects on them from many scenes decorated the tomb. Next, visit the library of Alexandria from outside. It is the biggest library in the world now with its 8 million books. The library of Alexandria was opened at 2002.
Later head to castle of Qaitbey; which was built on the lighthouse site. Alexandria famous lighthouse was one of the old seven wonders of ancient world. Later on you will go to the prettiest and biggest mosque in the city Abo El abbas Mosque. Further, your guide will lead you to enjoyable walking tour from the unknown soldier Memorial blend with the locals get deep into the small alleys the original streets of the city.
You will see the oldest tram in Alexandria. Afterwards reach El ramel station, enjoy a delicious lunch and tasting local food in a well-selected restaurant, Then hop back to the vehicle drive along the Cornish 30 km to see the whole city of Alexandria from sea side. A stopover the famous bridge of Stanley, a modern land mark of modern Alexandria. Finally head to the El Montazah to visit the Royal gardens of king Farouk to watch the royal Palaces of Haramlek and Salamlek, a visit to royal beaches of the queens then return to the vehicle and relax during the journey back to your hotel in Cairo where the tour concludes.
Alexandria Sightseeing Tour Includes:
- Hotel pickup and drop-off.
- Transport by Private air-conditioned coach.
- Private Egyptologist guide (language you selected ).
- Free Wi-Fi onboard of your private vehicle ( to be reserved upon request ).
- Sanks ( Water – Chips- Biscuits ).
- Lunch during the tour.
- Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites.
- All Service charges and taxes.
- Private tour.
Alexandria day trip Excludes:
- Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary .
- Gratuities (optional ) .
- Optional Activity costs.
- Personal activities .
- Entry Visa .
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