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 Of This Itinerary:
Pompey’s Pillar, the Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa, the Citadel of Qaitbay, the Bibliotheca Alexandrina.

Get ready to take a tour around the city founded by the Great Macedonian Emperor. In the morning your guide will pick you up from Alexandria Port to take you 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 the Bibliotheca Alexandrina which houses millions of books in its six specialized libraries.  In the evening you will return to your cruise ship. (L)

•    All entrance fees for the above-mentioned sightseeing;
•    All transfers mentioned in the itinerary;
•    Lunch during the tour at high quality local restaurant  ;
One Small bottle of the mineral water per person
•   Professional English-speaking tour guide
•    Tipping kitty; 
•    Any personal expenses; 
•    Any optional sightseeing or unmentioned items.

Persons 2-3 Persons 4-6 Persons 7-10 Persons
Prices $ 100 $ 90 $ 80