Alexandria Day tour from Alexandria port

 

Get excited by a fantastic Shore excursion and sightseeing to Alexandria city from Alexandria port to Alexandria Library, Montazah Palace and Gardens, Quite Bay fortress, the Catacombs of Kom El-Shokafa, Pompeii's Pillar. 

Excursion Details:

 

Trip Duration: Approx 6 hours.
Trip type:  Private trip.
Trip runs:  Daily trip.
Starting from: Alexandria port (by the cruise exit door).
Return to: Alexandria port (by the cruise entrance door).
Pick-up time: According to Cruise Liners Schedules.

 

 

Start from
$60
  

Excursion Itinerary: 

 

Lifeegypttours.com professional Tour guide will pick you up from Alexandria Port by the cruise exit door, holding a sign with your name. Alexandria was founded by Alexander the Great in 312 B.C., and was the capital of Greco-Roman Egypt. Your first stop in this historic city is the catacombs of Kom al-Shuqqafa, a Roman burial site whose family tomb reveals the merging of Egyptian and Roman art and architecture. Descend below ground to visit the tomb and Caracals Hall. Back above ground, continue to Pompey's Pillar, an 82-foot (25-meter) granite column built to honor Emperor Diocletian, who freed the besieged city and brought food to its starving people. Continuing to Quite Bay fortress, situated on the entrance to Alexandria's eastern harbor where the place was exact of the famous Lighthouse. Then Stop for having Lunch in a local restaurant. After lunch you will visit the famous Alexandria Library. In contrast to the ancient architecture found throughout Egypt, the Norwegian-designed building is a striking piece of modern design. A copy of every book published in the world is kept in the library, making it one of the great literary sites in the world. The library also houses several exhibitions relating to the history of Egypt and a display of rare antique books.Walking and relaxing tour around the Montazah Palace and its Green Gardens. Finally, you will transferred back to your cruise in Alexandria Port.

 

About the price

Price Included:

  • Pick up services from Alexandria port & return. 
  • All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle. 
  • Private English Egyptologist guide. 
  • Mineral water on board the vehicle during the tour. 
  • Entrance fees for all Sightseeing mentioned.
  • All service charges and taxes.

Excludes:

  • Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Gratuities (Tipping).
  • Optinal services.

Optional Services:

  • Entrance for inside Alexandria Library.
  • Lunch during your day trip at local restaurant.

More Information:

  • Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person.
  • Booking this excursion should be made at least 24 hours prior to start date.
  • Booking confirmation of this excursion will be received at time of booking.