This one-day tour will introduce you to the city of Alexander the Great founded around 331 BC, which later became the seat of the Queen Cleopatra. Once the home for the Royal Library and the legendary Pharos Lighthouse today Alexandria also has a lot to offer its visitors – from the monuments of Roman and Greek era to modern library with millions of books and Internet archive.



Highlights :
Pompey’s Pillar, the Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa, the Citadel of Qaitbay and the Bibliotheca Alexandrina.

Itinerary : 
Get ready to take a tour around the city founded by the Great Macedonian Emperor. Early in the morning your guide will pick you up from hotel in Cairo to drive you to Alexandria by a private air-conditioned vehicle. First, you will be taken to see Pompey’s Pillar, Roman triumphal column, which is among world’s largest monolithic columns. You will than head to the rock-carved Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa, one of the Seven Wonders of the Middle Ages. After lunch you will visit the Citadel of Qaitbay, built in the 15th century on the exact place of ancient Lighthouse of Alexandria. The next stop will be at the modern Bibliotheca Alexandrina, which houses millions of books in its six specialized libraries. In the evening you will return to your hotel in Cairo. Lunch to be served at a fine local resturaunt. 
 

Tour Price per Person:
 
 Number of tourists Single 2-3 Persons 4-6 Persons 7-10 Persons
Prices $ 195 $ 110 $ 80 $ 70

 

Includes

  • Pick-up Service from your hotel 
  • Transfer by air-conditioned vans to Alexandira 
  • Currently applied entrance fees for the above-mentioned sightseeing
  • Relevant transfers mentioned on the itinerary
  • Return Transfer to Cairo 
  • Lunch meal to be provided during the tour. 
  • Professional English-speaking tour guide.
  • Professional driver
  • Private arrangements 
  • Applied tax & service charge 
  • Wipes for hygiene standard

Excludes:

 
  • Tipping Gratitude 
  • Personal expenses
  • Any optional sightseeing or unmentioned items