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- Duration: 12 Hrs
Departure Time :
7 am , 8 am
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OverviewAlexandria Over Day from Cairo or giza hotels ,7 or 8 am
the most famous attractions: ,the Bombay's Pillar, Catacomb of Komel-Shokafa & outside visits are Alexandria Library and the fort and Citadel of Qaitbay and mrosy abu el abbas mosque then back to hotel
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Next is a visit to the Bombay's Pillar which was built in 297 AD for the Roman Emperor Diocletian. The Pillar itself is a9 meters / 29 feet in circumference and it is said that 22 people could lunch on the capital, or flat top of the Pillar.
The day ends with a visit to the Catacomb of Komel-Shokafa. These tombs were tunneled into the bedrock in the age of the Antonine emperors (2nd century A.D.) for a single wealthy family still practicing the ancient religion. These tombs represent the last existing major construction for the sake of the old Egyptian religion.
Following stop for lunch , you will visit from outside Alexandria Library and the fort and Citadel of Qaitbay, which was built around 1480 by the Mamluk Sultan Qaitbay. It is believed to rest on the site and to be built from the stones of the Pharos lighthouse, one of the seven wonders of the ancient world.
At the ends of the day return to Cairo.
All taxes, fees and handling charges
Qualified Egyptologist guide
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Transport by private vehicle
Landing and facility fees
Entry/Admission - Hesham Egypt Tour Guide
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Not wheelchair accessible
Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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