Enjoy a full-day guided tour of Alexandria with transfers from Cairo in a private vehicle. Explore the sights in this unique city, including the New Library, the Fort of Sultan Quitbay, the Palaces of Farouk, Pompey’s Pillar, and the Roman catacombs.
What to Expect
On this full-day tour you will be picked up from your hotel in Cairo in the morning and transferred by private coach to visit the best sights in Alexandria. Your first stop on the tour will be at the New Library of Alexandria, the largest library in the world with 8 million books. You will then see the Fort of Sultan Quitbay, built on the site of the lighthouse, as well as the Palaces of Farouk, the last king in the history of Egypt.
Continuing on your tour, you will visit Pompey’s Pillar and the remains of the ancient library of Alexandria. You will see the Roman catacombs before driving along the Corniche and Stanley Bridge to enjoy the views over the whole city. You will then take an optional lunch break before driving back to Cairo.
- All pick-ups and transfers in an air-conditioned private coach
- All tours mentioned in the itinerary
- Licensed professional tour guide
What's Not Included
- Any personal expenses not mentioned in the itinerary