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Day tour in Alexandria from Borg El-Arab Airport



6-8 Hours

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Enjoy Day tour from BORG EL-ARAB Airport with Explore Egypt Tours team. We will enjoy to visit Catacomb, Pompey’s Pillar and Citadel of Quaitbay
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Tour Highlights

  • Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa.
  • Pompey’s Pillar
  • Citadel of Qaitbay.

Tour Itinerary

Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa
Once you are outside the station, 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.
Pompey’s Pillar
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
Citadel of Qaitbay
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 Quaitbay 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.

Will go to your Alexandria hotel.


  • Pick up from Borg El-Arab Airport.
  • English-speaking representative.
  • Professional Egyptologist Tour Guide.
  • All tours are as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Transfers by private air-conditioned car
  • Entrance fees to Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa.
  • Entrance fees to Pompey’s Pillar.
  • Entrance fees to Citadel of Qaitbay.
  • Bottle of water.
  • Tourist permission
  • All taxes and charges.
  • Personal spending
  • Tipping

Day Tour price

No of Travelers
Solo Traveler
2 Persons
3-4 Persons
5-6 Persons
7-9 Persons
10-12 Persons
13-15 Persons
The Price

from $45


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