Full day trip to Alexandria from Cairo. Pick you up from your hotel in Cairo after breakfast to start the tour to Alexandria which is 220 k.m far from Cairo, approximately 3 hours via Cairo-Alexandria desert road. The trip covers the main attractions of Alexandria; Montazah palace, Bibliotheca of Alexandria, the catacombs, Pompay’s pillar, the amphitheater, and the fortress of Qaitbay.
Trip type: Private Guided Tour | Trip runs: every day.
Price per person in USD:
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Pick you up and start our tour to Alexandria. Transfer to the Catacombs. Tour 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 Greek-Roman time). Continue to Pompay’s pillar. Tour Bombay’s pillar ( The huge red granite Pillar of 25 meters height of emperor Deghldianos was originally located in the temple of the god Serapis, Pharaonic pieces and sphinxes, Serapiom which is the tomb of god Serapis). Transfer to the Amphitheatre. See the Amphitheatre (the Roman Amphitheatre, the sauna spots, and the ancient gymnasium). Transfer to a seafood restaurant for lunch. After lunch, proceed to Faros Island to see the fortress of Qaitbay. See the Fort of Qaitbay outside view (the place of the ancient lighthouse, the fortress of Sultan Qaitbay dating back to the Mamluk Islamic period, and the aquarium). Transfer back to the pickup point in Cairo.
Kom El-Shoqafa Catacombs
The Roman Amphitheater
Farous Island & Qaytbay Fortress
Abul Abaas Mosque
- Entrance fees to the sights mentioned in the above itinerary
- Modern A/C tourist coach with a professional driver and a license from the ministry of tourism.
- A private tourist guide (Egyptologist).
- Seafood lunch
- Mineral bottled water
- Pick up and drop off services
- All tours and transfers
- Gratuities (tipping).
- Tour Type: Private