While your ship is docked in the Alexandrian port, let us take you to a wonderful tour to see the attractions of this special city of Alexander the great. See the mix of Egypt with Europe, & touch the European influence everywhere you go in this Metropolitan city.
Starting From $99 | Trip duration : Approx. 8 hours
Trip type : Private Guided Tour | Trip runs : Everyday
Trip details (itinerary):
9:00 pick you up from the port of Alexandria.
9:00 to 9:45 Drive to the Montazah palace and Gardens (We will drive by the Bibliotheca of Alexandria with the possibility to stop for a photo).
9:45 to 10:45 See the Montazah palace and Gardens (Salamlek palace, Haramlek palace, a garden of 317 acres of huge trees and flowers, two 5* hotles-Helnan and Salamlek).
10:45 to 11:15 Drive to the Catacombs (we will drive by the Bibliotheca of Alexandria).
11:15 to 12:00 See the Catacombs ( three levels of tombs under the ground dating back to the Greek period 200 years B.C., Tegran tomb. The Caracalla, very beautiful artifacts from Greco Roman time).
12:00 to 12:10 Drive to Bombay’s pillar.
12:10 to 12:45 See Bombay’s pillar ( The huge red granite Pillar of 25 meters height of emperor Deghldianos was originally located in the temple of god Serapis, Paharaonic pieces and sphinxes , Serapiom which is the tomb of god Serapis).
12:45 to 13:15 Drive to the Amphitheatre.
13:15 to 14:00 see the Amphitheatre (the Ptolemaic Amphitheatre, the sauna spots, and the ancient gymnasium).
14:00 to 14:15 Drive to a seafood restaurant for lunch.
14:15 to 15:15 Lunch time.
15:15 to 15:20 Drive to the Faros Island to see the fortress of Qaitbay
15:20 to 15:45 See the Fort of Qaitbay outside view (the place of the ancient lighthouse, the fortress of Sultan Qaitbay dating back to the mamluki Islamic period, and the aquarium).
15:45 to 16:00 Drive back to the port for your final departure.
So with this itinerary the tour is from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm which is O.K. with the ship.
Entrance fees to the sites mentioned in the above itinerary (Montazah palace and Gardens, the Catacombs, Bombay’s pillar, the aquarium, and the Amphitheatre) outside view for the Bibliotheca, and Qaitbay fortress.
Lunch in a sea food restaurant.
An A/C tourist coach new model 2009/2010 with a professional driver and a license from the ministry of tourism.
A guide and Egyptologist for the full day with a guiding license from the ministry of tourismA police escort (body guard) with us in the bus for the whole day.
Egyptian Cell phone for the trip organizer to use while touring.
A bottle of mineral water .75 liter.
Drinks from any kind other than a bottle of mineral water .75 liter.
Any additional requests.
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