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  1. Bibliotheca Alexandrina

    # 1 of 59 Things To Do in Alexandria | Added 1333 times in trip plans
    Bibliotheca Alexandrina

    Tags: Art And Culture, Library, Museum, Landmark

    Address: Street Al-Corniche, Shatby

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Housed in one of the best looking cylindrical building in the world, the Bibliotheca Alexandrina is truly a sight for sore eyes. It’s not all beauty without brains; the library has a huge collec...Read more

  2. Montazah Palace Gardens

    # 2 of 59 Things To Do in Alexandria | Added 1310 times in trip plans
    Montazah Palace Gardens

    Tags: Garden, Palace

    Address: Al Mandarah Bahri, Qism El-Montaza, Alexandria Governorate, Egypt

    Timings: 08:00 am - 11:59 pm Details

    A refuge with lush greenery wherever you look, the Montazah palace gardens are great for a leisurely stroll or a picnic. Unfortunately, the palace is out of bounds for visitors but no one can stop you...Read more

  3. Fort Qaitbey

    # 3 of 59 Things To Do in Alexandria | Added 1081 times in trip plans
    Fort Qaitbey

    Tags: View Point, Historical Site, Architecture , Fort

    Address: Alexandria, Egypt

    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Have a sneak-peek into Egyptian history and architecture beyond the mighty pyramids when you visit the Citadel of Qaitbay. It is a 215th century defensive fortress that is built on the coast of the Me...Read more

  4. Roman Amphitheatre And Kom El Dikka

    # 4 of 59 Things To Do in Alexandria | Added 1208 times in trip plans
    Roman Amphitheatre And Kom El Dikka

    Tags: Historical Site, Amphitheater

    Address: Alexandria, Qesm Al Attarin, Alexandria, Egypt

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    With 13 tiers, all made of marble, even the ruins of the Roman amphitheatre look impressive. They take the visitor through the Roman stories that are inter-sewn with Alexandria’s history. A shor...Read more

  5. Pompey's Pillar And Temple Of Serapeum

    # 5 of 59 Things To Do in Alexandria | Added 1153 times in trip plans
    Pompey's Pillar And Temple Of Serapeum

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Ancient Ruin, Historical Site

    Address: Corner of Amoud El Sawary and El Shenity Abou Mandour, Karmouz, Alexandria, 21566

    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:30 pm Details

    Rising out of the ruins of the Temple of Serapeum, this 100 feet tall column is an important albeit a bit disappointing Egyptian sight. Even though there is not much to see or do here, this granite co...Read more

  6. Alexandria National Museum

    # 6 of 59 Things To Do in Alexandria | Added 1181 times in trip plans
    Alexandria National Museum

    Tags: Museum, History Museum

    Address: 110 El Horreya Rd., Alexandria, Egypt

    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:30 pm Details

    A gem amongst all the museums in Alexandria, the small but thoughtfully selected collection does full justice in explaining Alexandria’s past and heritage. Spread over three storeys, start from ...Read more

  7. Brazilian Coffee Stores

    # 7 of 59 Things To Do in Alexandria | Added 1956 times in trip plans
    Brazilian Coffee Stores

    Tags: Cafe, Coffee House

    Address: Al Mesallah Sharq, Qesm Al Attarin, Alexandria, Egypt

    Timings: 08:00 am - 11:00 pm Details

    The Brazilian coffee store has become a sort of a tradition for people in Alexandria. If you ask them where you can get the best coffee in town, eyes closed, without a doubt they would recommend this ...Read more

  8. El-mursi Abul Abbas Mosque

    # 8 of 59 Things To Do in Alexandria | Added 1250 times in trip plans
    El-mursi Abul Abbas Mosque

    Tags: Mosque, Religious Site, Architecture , Tomb

    Address: Al Berkah, Qesm Al Gomrok, Alexandria, Egypt

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Spanish scholar and saint Abul Abbas El-Mursi rests peacefully in this serene mosque that invokes the feelings of awe and spirituality at the same time. The mosque is made with attention to detail...Read more

  9. Royal Jewelry Museum

    # 9 of 59 Things To Do in Alexandria | Added 434 times in trip plans
    Royal Jewelry Museum

    Tags: Architecture , Specialty Museum

    Address: San Stifano, Qesm AR Ramel, Alexandria, Egypt

    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    When you reach the Royal Jewellery museum, the first thing that greets you is this majestic mansion that looks stately and royal in itself. Inside, you almost feel like you are walking through the per...Read more

  10. Grand Trianon

    # 10 of 59 Things To Do in Alexandria | Added 726 times in trip plans
    Grand Trianon

    Tags: Food And Drinks, Coffee House, Dine In, Restaurant

    Address: Alexandria, Egypt

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The most famous location that speaks of Alexandria’s cosmopolitan past is the Grand Trianon (Meadan Saad Zaghlul), an Art Nouveau masterpiece that houses a popular cafe, patisserie and restauran...Read more

  11. Anfushi Tombs

    # 11 of 59 Things To Do in Alexandria | Added 455 times in trip plans
    Anfushi Tombs

    Tags: Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Statue, Architecture

    Address: Shar'a Ras El Tin, El Anfushi, Alexandria, 21511

    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:30 pm Details

    Part of the Pharos island, these tombs date back to early Roman periods. Although built on a smaller scale than the Catacombs, the paintings on these tombs are elaborate and beautiful. There are many ...Read more

  12. Maamoura Beach

    # 12 of 59 Things To Do in Alexandria | Added 559 times in trip plans
    Maamoura Beach

    Tags: Beach, Walking Area, Leisure

    Address: Alexandria, Egypt

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Ask any old timer about this beach and he will quip that it used to be the best beach in Alexandria. Even with its past glories, the Maamoura beach is still a picturesque setting and makes for a quiet...Read more

  13. Cavafy Museum

    # 13 of 59 Things To Do in Alexandria | Added 482 times in trip plans
    Cavafy Museum

    Tags: Memorial, Specialty Museum

    Address: Alexandria Egypt

    Timings: 10:00 am - 03:00 pm Details

    The Cavafy Museum is dedicated to the Greek poet Konstantin Cavafy. It offers the visitors a peek into the great poet’s life and times. Cavafy lived at the house for 25 years before he died in 1...Read more

  14. Stanley Bridge

    # 14 of 59 Things To Do in Alexandria | Added 643 times in trip plans
    Stanley Bridge

    Tags: Landmark, View Point, Bridge, Architecture

    Address: Stanley Bridge, El-Gaish Rd, Fleming, Qism El-Raml, Alexandria Governorate, Egypt

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Stanley Bridge offers gorgeous views of Alexandria and the sea. A stroll on this bridge during sunset hours will make you fall in love with this enchanted city. The magic of Stanley Bridge can be ...Read more

  15. Graeco Roman Museum

    # 15 of 59 Things To Do in Alexandria | Added 500 times in trip plans
    Graeco Roman Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Statue

    Address: Al Mesallah Sharq, Qesm Al Attarin, Alexandria, Egypt

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Home to some 40,000 pieces of art and history, this museum will not disappoint connoisseurs of Egyptian culture. Look out for the Apis bull from the Pompley temple and the fantastic mosaics on display...Read more

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