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Alexandria city unique day tour




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Enjoy your tour from Cairo to Alexandria on a private day tour and get a new experience on the Mediterranean Sea by visiting the most famous landmark of Alexandria. Enjoy a tour in Alexandria city and visit Al-Montazah Palace, the citadel of Qaitbay, Abu Al-Abbas Al-Mursi Mosque, and the modern Library of Alexandria.

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Tour Highlights

  • Alexandria
  • Al-Montazah Palace, the citadel of Qaitbay, Abu Al-Abbas Al-Mursi Mosque, the modern Library of Alexandria.

Tour Itinerary

A unique day tour in Alexandria
Your private tour guide will pick you up early from your Cairo hotel to go to Alexandria.
Start your tour with the library of Alexandria and visit its open court where you can see the statue of Alexander the Great and the statue of Ptolemy the first who built the original library, which now proudly stands outside the new one. Then you have an amazing chance of taking some photos.
After that, we will proceed to see the Qaitbay Citadel built on the place of one of the ancient seven wonders of Alexandria (Light House). A most spectacular castle where is a great photo stop.
Then drive to the most famous mosque in Alexandria that is Abu Al-Abbas Al-Mursi Mosque. You will see its four unique domes, the colonnade of elongated arches, and the arabesque ceiling.
The last thing in our adorable tour is visiting the gardens of Montaza palace or the Love Garden. On the way, you can enjoy a 5-minute stop by the King of Mango, enjoy freshly squeezed juices, and have a photo stop at the memorial of the unknown soldier of Alexandria.
In Montaza Gardens, you will visit the royal gardens of King Farouk (the last king in Egyptian history), see the royal palaces of Haramlek and Salamlek, walk along the famous Montaza bridge, reach the Tea Palace island, and see the royal beaches of the queens.
Finally, back to your hotel in Cairo.
Note: Alexandria Library is closed on Fridays and every public holiday. To enter the reading area, you will need to purchase a ticket.


  • English-speaking tour guide.
  • All transfers by private air-conditioned car.
  • Pick up from/to the hotel in Cairo or Giza
  • Entrance fees.
  • A bottle of mineral water during the tour.
  • All the taxes
  • Optional tours and activities
  • Any entrance fees for special places
  • Personal spending
  • Tipping
  • Lunch

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