Visit The Shining Pearl Of The Mediterranean, Alexandria Throughout Our Daily Tours From Cairo. Enjoy Our Cairo Excursions With A Day Trip To Alexandria From Cairo And See The Greek-Roman Archaeological Sites, Qaitbey Medieval Citadel, And The Modern Bibliotheca Of Alexandria.
Meet your guide in the morning at your hotel in Cairo/Giza to start your magnificent day to Alexandria city by the mediterranean sea in the north of Egypt, The way takes Approx. 3 hours to Alexandria to begin your Alexandria tour by touring the Pompey’s Pillar, the only remaining pillar from the Roman temple which stands tall on a rocky plateau in the surrounding ruins of the Serapeum, then you will move to the medieval Citadel of Qaitbay, where artifacts and maritime finds, including some objects belonging to Napoleon’s fleet which sunk in Alexandria’s enlargement with an extraordinary naval strategist by Admiral Nelson in 1798. Built on the same spot where Alexandria’s ancient lighthouse once stood one of the seven wonders of the ancient world that no longer exists.
Then you will visit the Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa, These tombs represent the last great existing construction for the sake of the ancient Egyptian religion. The catacombs consist of three layers of tombs and chambers cut out of the rock under the ground and the beautifully decorated burial of a rich Romanized Egyptian family.
Stop for Lunch.
Later, we will visit The Bibliotheca of Alexandria. Founded at the beginning of the 3rd century BC. by the Pharaoh Ptolemy I who was one of the most famous rulers of the Ptolemaic period, and extended by his son Ptolemy II Philadelphus.
Drive back to your hotel in Cairo/Giza.
Specification: Alexandria private Day Tour from Cairo:
Cancellation / Return / Exchange Policy
- In case you cancel your trip, the following scale of charges will be applied:
From the date of booking until 61 days before your arrival date, 10% of the entire tour price will be charged.
Between 60 and 31 days before your arrival date, 20% of the entire tour price will be charged.
Between 30 and 15 days before your arrival date, 50% of the entire tour price will be charged.
Between 14 and 1 days before your arrival date, 100% of the entire tour price will be charged.
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