Journey north from Cairo on a privately guided day trip, and spend the day in Egypt’s beautiful Mediterranean city of Alexandria. As your guide drives you around by air-conditioned vehicle, learn how Alexander the Great founded the city in around 331 BC, and view must-sees including the Roman amphitheater and harborfront Fort Qaitby. Visit the eerie Roman catacombs of Kom al-Shoqafa and hear about Alexandria’s famous ancient library as you admire its stunning modern successor, the curving, sun-shaped Bibliotheca Alexandrina. Your tour includes lunch in Alexandria and all entrance fees.
Private day trip to Alexandria from Cairo
Explore Egypt’s second-biggest city, beautifully situated on the Mediterranean coast
Hear about Alexandria’s ancient history and wonders such as the Lighthouse of Alexandria
Explore the Roman Kom al-Shoqafa catacombs and medieval Fort Qaitby
Visit the spectacular Bibliotheca Alexandrina, the successor to Alexandria’s great ancient library
See the palaces of King Farouk and beautiful Abu al-Abbas Mosque
Enjoy undivided attention from a private guide, with personalized commentary