Discover the old sites and history of Alexandria from its ancient Egyptian roots through the Classical period to Roman times and beyond on an enlightening full-day tour from Cairo. See the new Library of Alexandria, the Roman Catacombs, and much more.
• Transfer / guide in private air-conditioned vehicle with Professional driver
• Get inside tips from a local.
• Multi day trip.
• Perfect introduction for first-time visitors.
• Guarantee your safety during your trip (24/7).
Your tour guide will pick-up you from your hotel in Cairo to travel to Alexandria by A\C vehicle.
Start the journey with a visit to the Roman theater in Kom El-Deka; a marble theater that once seated 800 spectators with galleries, sections of mosaic flooring, and a pleasure garden, all surrounded by Roman baths and villas.
Continuing, explore the Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa; the necropolis of 3 sub-levels dating from the 2nd century AD merges aspects of Egyptian, Greek, and Roman culture in its features. See the Roman triclinium – a banquet hall to honor the dead, as well as statues, reliefs, and a pillared lobby featuring depictions of Egyptian gods in Roman armor.
Next saunter the lush Montazah Gardens, and see the site of the Alexandria Library. Concluding the tour, walk the ramparts of the 15th century Qaitbay Citadel, built upon the ruins of the ancient Alexandria Lighthouse. End this day of discovery with a relaxed evening drive back to Cairo, and your hotel.
√ Pick Up service from the hotel & return.
√ Transportation in private air-conditioned vehicle with professional driver
√ Private English-Speaking Tour guide (any language available upon request)
√ All private sightseeing tour as mentioned in program .
√ For your safety: trip under authorization of the Egyptian Government
√ All taxes & service charge
× International Flights.
× Optional and extra activities.
× Main Entrance Fees of all mentioned Sites .
× Beverage and any personal spend.
× Visa to Egypt.
×Tips are not compulsory and are left at your own appreciation.