Private Day Tour Alexandria Sightseeing from Cairo

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Departs: Cairo, Cairo

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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This tour is for the road trip lovers, as Alexandria is 220km away from Cairo. Alexandria was the center of the ancient Mediterranean world for a long time, and was founded by Alexander the Great in 331 BC and was once Egypt’s Capital. It used to hold one of the ancient Seven Wonders of the Ancient World: the great lighthouse of Alexandria, during this tour you will be able to explore the most attractions in one day trip !!

What's Included

Bottled water

Expert Tour Guide

Pick and Drop off in your Accommodation in Cairo or Giza

What's Not Included

20 USD per Head pick up from new administration capital

Entrance Fees (Optional to be Selected)

Extra 10 USD per Head pick up from Airport, Nasr City, Heliopolis,6of October and Nozha

Optional (To be Selected)

Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 3
  • CHILD: Age: 4 - 11
  • ADULT: Age: 12 - 70

Additional Info

  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination required for travelers

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

At 7 am you will travel to Alexandria with your Egyptologist(Sometimes the guide will be ready in Alexandria by the first sight according to the availability) to the bride of Mediterranean Alexandria which is about 220 KM a way from Cairo .The City been founded by King Alexander The Great 331 BC and started to grow rapidly and started to replace the ancient Egyptian capital Memphis to start another story in Egypt we call it the Greek era , with your advanced tour guide you will Explore the main attractions .

2 hours • Admission Ticket Free

Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa
Our first stop in Alexandria is a visit to The Catacomb of Kom EL-Shoqafa for one hour with your Egyptology. The Catacombs is the one of largest and most important burial site in Egypt, and was considered one of the Seven Wonders of the World in the middle ages. The Catacomb is an ancient circular staircase that leads into tombs that were tunneled into the bedrock during the age of the Antonine emperors.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Fort Qaitbey
The tour continues by visiting Fort Qaitbey, the citadel of Alexandria was named after sultan Ashraf Qaitbay who wanted to protect Alexandria city from the ottoman empire direct threats . Qaitbay citadel is one of top attractions in Alexandria city for its historic value and important position

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Bibliotheca Alexandrina
The tour continues by visiting Alexandria Bibliotheca, which is a major library and a cultural center on the Mediterranean sea, after that you will start your Journey back to the same pick up location in Cairo.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Ancient Roman Amphitheater
The Roman Amphitheatre is the center of Kom ELdikka archaeological site, with its white-marbled seating that has a space of 600 seats.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Mosque of Abu al-Abbas al-Mursi
died in 1286 and was buried here. The mosque was first built in 1307.

The mosque was designed and built in today's current form by Eugenio Valzania and Mario Rossi in the years 1929/1945, and was highly influenced by Egypt's Old Cairo buildings and architecture. Then you will start your your journey back to Cairo.

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Cairo Governorate
Travelling back to your accommodation in Cairo with amazing memories . you will be back around 6pm .

2 hours • Admission Ticket Free


Great experience. Would recommend
rohanchoudhari, 28-12-2022
Great overall experience. Ali our guide was amazing and knowledgeable. He had a lot of passion and explained things very well. Car was nice and clean. Overall, experience was great
Great overall experience - would recommend
Rohan_C, 28-12-2022
Good overall experience. Rain played a little spoil sport, but we were able to cover most of the good spots. The car was good - nice and clean. The guide was amazing - Ali. He showed us great spots and had a lot of passion for showing things.
Excellent way to start sightseeing in Egypt
Dream01425484704, 07-12-2022
Maged is phenomenal! Not only is he an excellent photographer, but he’s a phenomenal guide. He’s very knowledgeable and passionate about sharing his country’s treasures with guests. Highly recommend!
all Alexandria in a day
rquiros003, 16-11-2022
Great Visit to Alexandria, Maged was very kind with us, he managed to take us to Alexandria in a very nice a new car. He knows a lot.
Great experience!
Totally recommended.
Amazing day, very big library
138archanaj, 01-11-2022
It was very good experience. We again took the service of Mr Maged, with whom we had a trip of Giza few days back. He is a top class guide, very knowledgeable and nice person. He made our tour very special.

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