Travel to Alexandria Egypt "The Pearl of the Mediterranean" with this privately guided full day trip from Cairo hotels. Book Alexandria city tour from Cairo and wander the Catacombs, Pompay's Pillar, Quitbay Citadel and musch more of Alexandria attractions!
Visit Alexandria of Egypt with our day trip. We will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo then drive for 3 hours with your personal Egyptologist guide. First visit Pompay Pillar; it is a Roman free standing column and one of the oddest monuments in Alexandria. Continue to Qaitbay Citadel; It is a 15th century vindicatory castle on the Mediterranean sea coast, which built in 1477 AD by Sultan Qa'it Bay from the ruins of the Lighthouse of Alexandria. Visit the Catacombs; incredible set of subterranean Ancient Roman tombs. It is a rocky plateau made up of three levels containing 300 bodies and comprise a maze of rooms and passageways. Drive back to your hotel in Cairo.
- Cairo hotel pick up & drop off service
- Entrance tickets as per trip itinerary
- Lunch in Alexandria local restaurant
- All trip transfers with modern A-C van
- Persnal tourist guide of your language
- Botteled water & soft drinks on board
- All trip taxes and service charges
- Personal expenses
- Tipping kitty
Alexandria Quick Facts:
- Alexandria occupies 32 km along at the southern coast of the Mediterranean in northern Egypt.
- Alexandria is Egypt's second metropolitan and second largest city in both size and population.
- Alexandria population is 1 million living in 6 main districts, neighborhoods & 4 main squares.
- Alexandria of Egypt was founded by the Macedonian invader Alexander the Great in 332 B.C.
- Alexandria has historic palaces, museums, citadel, Catacombs, Opera house beside its library.
- Alexandria Pharos was The first known lighthouse built 280 BC and destroyed in 1300s.
- Alexandria Bibliotheca was the most famous library inaugurated by Ptolemy II 246 BC.
- There are 4 harbors in Alexandria; Western port, El Dekhiela, Eastern Harbor & Abu Qir port.
- Alexandria city is served with 2 airports, highways, rail road, tram , buses, taxis & minibuses.
- Alexandria is an important industrial commercial city serving 80% of Egypt's imports & exports.
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