Alexandria was founded by and named after the Great Macedonian Emperor. The tour starts early in the morning after your guide will pick you up from hotel in Cairo to drive you to Alexandria by a private air-conditioned vehicle. First, you will see Pompey’s Pillar, Roman triumphal column, which is among world’s largest monolithic columns. The second stop is the rock-carved Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa, one of the Seven Wonders of the Middle Ages. After lunch you will visit the Citadel of Qaitbay, built in the 15th century on the exact place of ancient Lighthouse of Alexandria. The next stop will be at the modern Bibliotheca Alexandrina, which houses millions of books in its six specialized libraries. In the evening you will return to your hotel in Cairo. Lunch to be served at a fine local restauraunt.
Number of Tourists
5- 7 People
Pick-up from your hotel
Transfer by air-conditioned vans to Alexandria
Currently applied entrance fees for the above-mentioned sights
Relevant transfers mentioned on the itinerary
Return transfer to Cairo Lunch English-speaking tour guide
Applied tax & service charges
Additional personal expenses
1 Day Trip
Departure available every day
Pick up from Airport available at additional cost
Pompey’s Pillar, the Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa, the Citadel of Qaitbay and the Bibliotheca Alexandrina.
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