Full Day Tour of Alexandria from Cairo

Alexandria, Egypt

Duration

10 hours

Overview

The Full Day Tour of Alexandria from Cairo is a popular excursion that takes you to the historic city of Alexandria, located on the Mediterranean coast

what you can expect to see on this tour:

  1. Alexandria Library: start your tour with visiting to the Alexandria Library, the largest library in Egypt and one of the most important libraries in the world. You’ll have a chance to explore the library’s impressive architecture and learn about its history and significance.
  2. Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa: then we will take you to the Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa, an ancient underground burial site that dates back to the 2nd century AD. You’ll have a chance to explore the catacombs and see the unique blend of Egyptian, Greek, and Roman influences in their architecture.
  3. Pompey’s Pillar: Next, you’ll visit Pompey’s Pillar, a massive column that stands over 25 meters tall and is believed to have been erected in honor of the Roman Emperor Diocletian.
  4. Citadel of Qaitbay: The final stop on the tour is the Citadel of Qaitbay, a 15th-century fortress that was built to protect Alexandria from invaders. You’ll have a chance to explore the fortress and take in the stunning views of the Mediterranean Sea.

The Full Day Tour of Alexandria from Cairo is an excellent way to explore one of Egypt’s most historic and fascinating cities and to learn about its rich cultural heritage.

Included/Exclude

  • Pickup and Drop off
  • Private Air Conditioner¬† Car
  • Professional Tour Guide
  • Tickets
  • Tipping
  • Pickup from airport with extra cost
  • Any extra places not mentioned in the programmer

Tour Plan

Our driver will pick you up from your hotel in cairo to head to Alexandria Start your tour with visiting to Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa, an ancient underground burial site that dates back to the 2nd century AD.
Next you will go to Pompey's Pillar, a massive column that stands over 25 meters tall and is believed to have been erected in honor of the Roman Emperor Diocletian.
Next you will go to the Citadel of Qaitbay, a 15th-century fortress that was built to protect Alexandria from invaders
The final stop on the Alexandria Library, the largest library in Egypt and one of the most important libraries in the world. Then you will back to Cairo to drop you off at your hotel

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Tour Information

Max Guests

50

Min Age

1+

Tour Location

Languages Support

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