Tour Highlights: Bibliotheca Alexandria – The Catacomb – Montazah Gardens – Photo Stops
Duration: One Day Trip
Tour Type: Private / Sharing – Upon Request
After your Breakfast at the hotel you will find your guide waiting for you to start your day to visit Alexandria, Board your vehicle and start your way through the desert road between Cairo and Alexandria.
Alexandria is the second largest city in Egypt and one of the leading ports of the Mediterranean Sea. About 220 kilometers from Cairo,
Alexandria known as the pearl of the Mediterranean and famous by the Roman and Greek heritage, contains the Lighthouse considered from one of the wonders of the world, which had been destroyed through strong earthquake 6 centuries before.
Start your tour, by visiting Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa, consists of three level funerary complex related to the 2nd Century A.D.
After, enjoy 2 stop photos, first in front of Qait Bay Fort , built on original site of pharos lighthouse , considered one of seven wonders of the world , second stop photo in front of Mosque of Abu El Abbas , considered one of Alexandria Islamic landmarks .
Next, proceeding to Alexandria big library known as Alexandria Bibliotheca , considered one of the most unusual architectural masterpieces of the twenty first century . A library guide will take you through Alexandria Crown Jewel .
Last stop will be at Montazah Garden the royal palace of the last king of Egypt , King Farouk ,after ,enjoy a unique drive through Alexandria Beach till you start your way back to your hotel at Cairo .
Valid till 31 December 2014
Children 0 – 5.99 years Free of Charge, 6 – 12 years will charge 50 % from Adult rate
Entering the catacomb of Kom El Shoqafa through spiral staircase with about 100 wide steps
Due to the nature of the catacomb as musty and humid , it is not recommended to go inside for whom suffering from asthma or claustrophobia .
Tour order may alter, but all mentioned sights will be covered
Entrance fees to the mentioned sightseeing.
Met & Assist from & to your hotel at Cairo or Giza.
All transfers by air condition vehicle.
Private Egyptologist tour guide (all languages).
Visit of the papyrus institute ( ask your guide if you need to visit Perfume Factory ).
Entrance to private rooms or areas inside any temple or Museum.
Tips to guide & driver.
Any Souvenir from any purchasing stop.
Entry Visa to Egypt which had to be handle from your side.
International Air tickets from & to Egypt.
Lunch at Sea view restaurant in Alexandria(10 USD per person,Any Extra Drinks or Beverage not included ) .