Private Guided Day Tour To Alexandria From Cairo Or Giza Hotel

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Tour Information

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  • Duration: 12 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    7 am
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered, all cairo and giza hotels, ,
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

pick up from cairo or giza hotels at 7 or 8 am , Enjoy a private guided day tour from Cairo among the pearl of the Mediterranean Alexandria. You will visit the magnificent sites of the city that dating back to different periods of the Egyptian history.
then back to hotel
catacomb tomb , pompy pillar ,library of alexandria
morsy abu el abbas mosque

Know More about this tour

You will be escorted in an air conditioned vehicle with ourtour guide towards Alexandria (about 3 hrs. driving) where you will discover the beauty and the Greco Roman civilization within a day-tour starting with visiting the catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa which are considered one of the wonders of the Middle Ages. It's the largest known Roman burial site in Egypt, with three tiers of tombs that could accommodate up to 300 corpses. The cemetery originally was dug to be a private cemetery for one family, then it was converted to be a public cemetery the architecture of the tombs mirrors Greco-Roman styles. This can be seen in the wall decoration, which shows a unique combination of Egyptian, Greek, and Roman artistic traditions. People are buried here in sarcophagi, in shelves, and in urns of ashes after cremation.

Then, you will go to get a photo stop at (Qaitbeys Citadel) which is considered one of the most important defensive strongholds, not only in Egypt, but also along the Mediterranean Sea coast. It formulated an important part of the fortification system of Alexandria in the 15th century A.D.; The Citadel is situated at the entrance of the eastern harbor on the eastern point of the Pharos Island. It was erected on the exact site of the famous Lighthouse of Alexandria, which was one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.

We will end our amazing tour by visiting the Modern Alexandria Library (visit its open court + free museums), the Old library was very famous all over the world for its huge books capacity of different sciences and literature. It was damaged several times during the Greco Roman period until it vanished. The beginning of reconstruct the library started at the late 80s of the last century. The design of the modern library of Alexandria consisted of four underground stores and six upper stores. The special shape of the modern library of Alexandria is considered a special architectural germ. The library the history of the library and the city of Alexandria and the Egyptian history as a whole, The cultures of the Arab world, Africa, and the Mediterranean countries , and The culture, ideas, and civilization of the whole world Location. Then you will be picked up back to Cairo to stay overnight

Inclusions

All taxes, fees and handling charges

Bottled water

Qualified Egyptologist guide

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Transport by private vehicle

Exclusions

Lunch

Gratuities

entry fees

Entry/Admission - Excursion Cairo Day Tour

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

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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