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Alexandria Private & Guided Day Tour

Overview

Are you looking to visit Alexandria but only have a day? With our Alexandria Private & Guided Day Tour, you'll be able to explore the second capital of Egypt. Did you know that Alexandria was Egypt's capital for 970 years after being built by Alexander the Great in 330 BC? Your expert tour guide will show you around Alexandria's Greek and Roman monuments, like the Catacombs, Bombay Pillar, and the Fortress of Qaitbay. This is one tour you want to take.

Tour Info
  • Duration: 10 Hours
  • Departure time and location: At 07:00 AM, from the lobby of your hotel.
  • Return time and location: At 05:00 PM to at the lobby of your hotel.
  • Tour category: Tour From "Cairo"
What to Expect
  • Catacombs Visit
  • Bombay Pillar and Serapeum Temple Visit
  • Qaitbay Citadel and the History of the Light House
  • Lunch at A Local Restaurant
Complementary
  • Mineral water will be provided for you free in the vehicle. 
More About Alexandria Private & Guided Day Tour
  • Tour Guide will be waiting in the hotel lobby with sign with your good name on it , and he will contact your good self with Whatsapp if it is available .
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual closes is recommended.
  • Comfortable shoes for walking, sunglasses and sunhat are important in summer time.

Itinerary

Day General Information
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Alexandria considered to be the most important city in Egypt after Cairo, you will explore the important sights of Alexandria, where you will visit the Catacombs of Alexandria, the serapeum temple and the fortress of Alexandria. 


Activity - 1
Meet, pick-up and transfer.

At 7:00 am, you'll meet with your tour guide in your hotel lobby. You'll be picked up by one of our private A/C vans, where you'll begin your journey to the great city of Alexandria. Alexandria is located 210 kilometers north of Cairo, and it will take approximately two and a half hours to reach our first sightseeing stop

Activity - 2
The Catacomb Visit

The Catacombs are our first stop. Here you'll see a mixture of Greek, Roman, and Ancient Egyptian art. The catacombs consist of three floors. You'll visit the main tomb, which still has the carvings, statues, and symbols of the Greeks, Romans, and Egyptians

Activity - 3
The Seraphim Temple

Your next stop is the Third Century Pompey's Pillar. The pillar is 25 meters high, made from red Swan granite, and is considered one of the last remaining relics of the Seraphim Temple. 
Constructed in honour of Emperor Diocletian, it was once a magnificent structure, rivalling the Soma and the Cesarean.

Activity - 4
Quitbay Citadel

Our next stop takes us to the Quitbay Citadel. After the 11th-century earthquake, the lighthouse in Alexandria was gone. Instead of rebuilding the lighthouse, Sultan Qaitbay built the Alexandrian Fortress to protect Egypt's north.
During your tour of Qaitbay Citadel, your tour guide will tell you more about the military monuments and the Lighthouse of Alexandria.


Inclusions & Exclusions

Inclusions
  • Transportation to all locations
  • Private & Qualified Tour Guide
  • Entrance Fees & Tickets to the Listed Attractions
  • Lunch at A Local Restaurant
Exclusions
  • Any Extra Attractions Not Listed
  • Any Private Expenses
  • Drinks
  • Tipping

Current Season Price Details

Please Note that price changes per season, so the price will depend on the date you pick when check out
# Price
Solo Adult $ 180 /per adult
Group of (2-3) Adults $ 120 /per adult
Group of (4-6) Adults $ 100 /per adult
Group of (7-10) Adults $ 94 /per adult
Group of (11-more) Adults $ 92 /per adult
Child [age:6-11] $ 55 /per child
Infant [age:0-5] $ 0 /per infant
Deposit

35 % of the total booking amount

Extra Fees

Visiting the library of Alexandria will be available, you will just need to pay the entrance fee, the library is closed every Friday and Saturday. 
Extra 15 USD per Head pick up from Airport Hotels, New Cairo, Nasr City 6th of October Heliopolis.

 

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