Alexandria (Real Life) Tour

Alexandria has so much to see, feel, eat and buy so if you have time and want to add more to your itinerary – just let us know what you are interested in and we will arrange it for you

per adult from

$93

NZD

Duration

5 to 6 hours

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

Mobile ticket

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  • What's included :
    • Air conditioned van with modern model
    • Expert tour guide
    • All Service charges & taxes
    • Entry/Admission - Ancient Roman Amphitheater
    • Entry/Admission - Saint Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral
    • Entry/Admission - El Nabi Daniel Mosque
    • Entry/Admission - Sidi Abo El Abbas El Morsi Mosque
    • Entry/Admission - Montazah Gardens
    What's excluded :
    • Any extras
    • Entry visa to Egypt
    • Entry/Admission - Bibliotheca Alexandrina
    • Entry/Admission - Citadel of Qaitbay ,Alexandria,egypt
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Bibliotheca Alexandrina, El Shatby, Alexandria 30100 Egypt

    Pick you up from your hotel in Cairo, Travel to Alexandria. Start the tour with the library of Alexandria; the biggest library in the world – now with 8 million books. Visit it’s open court where you can see the statue of Alexander the Great and the statue of Ptolemy the first, which was found underwater nearby. Our guide will explain the design of the library from outside, you will have a chance for some photo stops.

    Note: Alexandria Library is closed on every public holiday. To enter the reading area you will need to purchase a ticket.


    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Ancient Roman Amphitheater, Ismail Mahana Road Kom El Dekka Gharb, Alexandria 21599 Egypt

    Visit the Roman Amphitheater of Alexandria with the display of the sunken monuments of Alexandria which were discovered under the East harbor of Alexandria.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Saint Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral, 19 Qesm Al Attarin, Alexandria Egypt

    The car will then take you to visit the church of St. Mark – the oldest church in Africa,

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: El Nabi Daniel Mosque, 21 Al Naby Danyal, Kom Ad Dakah Gharb, Al Attarin, Alexandria Governorate, Egypt

    after which you will visit the old downtown of Alexandria where you can walk through the old city-center of Alexandria. .Visit El Nabi Daniel Mosque

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Mansheya, Alexandria Governorate, Egypt

    Continue your tour by passing through the oldest market area in Mansheya and see the traditional womens’ markets (zan’et etsetat) with very thin and narrow streets, gold market also exists here where everyone buys their wedding and engagement jewellery.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Sidi Abo El Abbas El Morsi Mosque, السيد محمد كريم ٩ مجموعه عمر بن الخطاب السوق التجاري ميدان المساجد.أبو العباس المرسي.بحري، Al Mazar, Qesm Al Gomrok, Alexandria Governorate 21500, Egypt

    The car will then take you to visit the prettiest and biggest mosque in the city: the Abbo Elabbas Mosque, and the strangest sight outside it: an old funfair where children play on very antique funfair rides and eat candy floss.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Citadel of Qaitbay ,Alexandria,egypt, Quaitbay Fort, As Sayalah Sharq, Qesm Al Gomrok, Alexandria Governorate, Egypt

    Opposite is the corniche and the old harbour where you can see the old fishing boats, men fishing and traditional fishermen making nets. The photos taken here are amazing. Continue to see the outside of Quaitbay castle which was built on the same site as the ancient Lighthouse of Alexandria one of the seven wonders of ancient world . A most spectacular castle which is a great photo stop.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Montazah Gardens, Montaza Palace Al Mandarah Bahri, Qism El-Montaza, Alexandria 21599 Egypt

    The car will then take you to the gardens of Montaza. The beautiful coastline and all the views of the city are en route to Montaza Palace and gardens which is approx 25 km away, including the old harbor of Alexandria where we found 7000 monuments underwater.

    Once in Montaza Gardens, commonly known as the Love Garden (all romantic couples and families go there) you will visit the royal gardens of King Farouk (the last king in the history of Egypt) and see the royal palaces of Haramlek and Salamlek as well as walk along the famous Montaza bridge and reach the Tea Palace island and see the royal beaches of the queens.

    On your way back you will stop over the famous bridge of Stanley – the modern landmark of modern Alexandria, then travel in comfort back to your hotel in Cairo.


    Duration: 1 hour

  • Departure Point :
    Cairo, Cairo, Cairo Governorate
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Departure Time :
    7:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Infant seats available
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
    • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Egypt Tours

Activity ID: V-59626P93

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