Private transfer from Borg El-Arab , then You will enjoy to visit Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa,Pompey’s Pillar and Citadel of Qaitbay
Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa,Pompey’s Pillar and Citadel of Qaitbay
Day tour in Alexandria from Borg El-Arab Airport
Once you are outside the Borg El-Arab airport, our representative is waiting for you. He is easy to recognize because he holds a sign with your name on it. Then he will take you to the visiting places, where our guide will wait for you to begin the tour
Stop At: Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa, Kom Al Shokafa, Alexandria 21599 Egypt
Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa
start your day tour at the Catacomb, It is the largest Roman cemetery which has three levels underground with beautiful reliefs depict the mixture of Greek, Roman, and ancient Egyptian styles, It is considered one of the seven wonders of the world in the Middle Ages. The cemetery consists of a series of tombs, statues, and archaeological remains of Pharaonic funerals.
After that, you will move to Pompey’s Pillar to know why they called it with this name.
Pompey’s Pillar was built in honor of Emperor Decaldianus. The total height of the column, including the base, is about 2,685 metres. On the west side are two bases, which can be reached via an underground staircase. There are also two pink granite statues that look like sphinxes.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: The Citadel of Qaitbey, 29 88545 N 31. 21372 E, Alexandria 21599 Egypt
Citadel of Qaitbay
Then you will visit the Citadel of Quaitbai witness if Islamic glories during the medieval period and enjoy with the Mediterranean Sea view.
The Qaitbay Citadel is considered one of the most important defensive fortifications on the Mediterranean coast. It was built on the ruins of the ancient Lighthouse of Alexandria to fortify the city.
Duration: 1 hour
after that you will go to your hotel in Alexandria