Category: – Egypt Shore Excursions
Tour Highlight: – Rosetta Fort and Ottoman style houses
Duration: – 1 Day Trip
Type: – Private or sharing – upon request
Pick up: – Alexandria Port
Drop Off: – Alexandria port or any other port in Egypt
Rosetta considered as famous area as it is the place Rosetta stone was found 1799 by French soldier.
Rosetta stone was the master key to discover how to read the old Egyptian language.
Rosetta lies 65 km Northeast of Alexandria. From military Point, this town considered extremely important from long time ago as it is witness for many important events either in modern or ancient time.
Enjoy the art of Islamic architecture in Rosetta as it is considered open Islamic architecture museum.
Continue , in Rosetta while watching many houses built from in Ottoman style, then visit house of Zebada , a famous woman from crusade leader , and see the unique architecture design of her house .
After, proceeding to famous Rosetta fort built by Ottoman Empire, and then Occupied by the French soldiers during Napoleon Bonaparte campaign on Egypt 1798 – 1801.
Back to board your cruise ship, End of your Egypt Shore Excursions.
Tour Includes –
- Transfer from and to your cruise ship with private Air condition vehicle
- Private tour guide speaking your language
- Entrance fees to all mentioned in the program.
Tour Excludes –
– Egypt Visa.
– Tipping Kitty.
– Any extras not mentioned.
It is recommended to be aware from great bargain at Rosetta local market, keep near your guide, and ask his recommendation before buying anything.
Hats, sunglasses and comfortable walking shoes highly recommended.
Conservative clothes highly recommended for this excursion for men and women.
Not recommend for travelers with wheelchairs or walkers.
Kindly notice that tour order may vary but all mentioned to be discovered.