Alexandria Day trip from Cairo

 

Step back in time to the days of Greco-Roman Egypt and enjoy an excursion to Alexandria from Cairo to visit Alexandria Library, Montazah Palace and Gardens, Qaitbay fortress, the Catacombs of Kom El-Shokafa and Pompeii's Pillar.

Tour Details:

 

Trip Duration: Approx 12 hours.
Trip type:  Private tour.
Trip runs:  Daily tour.
Starting from: Your hotel.
Return to: Your hotel.
Pick-up time: 6.00 to 8.00 am.

 

 

Start from
$70
  

Tour Itinerary: 

 

Lifeegypttours.com representative will pick you up from your hotel, to start your tour to Alexandria the second largest city in Egypt, Alexandria has an atmosphere that is more Mediterranean than Middle Eastern and is famous for its Roman remains. Alexandria was founded by Alexander the Great in 331 B.C., and was the capital of Greco-Roman Egypt. Your first stop in this historic city is the catacombs which are the largest Roman Cemetery consisting of three levels cut in the rock. Then to Pompey's Pillar an 82-foot (25-meter) granite column built to honor Emperor Diocletian. Then to the citadel of Qaitbay which was built on the site of the ancient pharaohs (lighthouse) of Alexandria. then you will visit the famous Alexandria Library. Finally you will drive back to Cairo to your hotel.

 

About the price

Price Included:

  • Pick up services from your hotel & 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. 
  • Personal expenses.
  • Gratuities (Tipping).

Optional Services:

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

More Information:

  • Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person.
  • Booking this tour should be made at least 24 hours prior to start date. 
  • Confirmation of this tour will be received at time of booking.
  • Tipping is not obligatory, it is customary, and it is a matter of satisfaction to the services, so if you were satisfied with the services you can pay, and if you were not satisfied do not pay any tip, tip will be appreciated from the staff offering an excellent services, and taking care of the clients.