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Full-Day Alexandria Private Guided Historical Tour from Cairo with Lunch

Discover the legendary city of Alexandria on a private tour from Cairo, and discover the traces of ancient Egyptians and Roman armies. Descend into the catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa to see fascinating artworks that blend two cultures. Enjoy lunch at one of the popular Alexandrian seafood restaurants.
After lunch you stop at the library of Alexandria. Explore the city’s new library—a tribute to the library that burned in antiquity, Concluding the tour is a visit to the 15th century Qaitbay Citadel, built upon the ruins of the
ancient Alexandria Lighthouse, one of the 7 wonders of the world. A visit from outside will be
enough as nothing inside this citadel!
Then driving back to Cairo hotel.
getting back to your hotel around 7:30 pm

per adult from

$207

AUD

Duration

10 to 11 hours

Voucher

Mobile ticket

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  • What's included :
    • Lunch - you will have lunch in one of the best alexandrian sea food restauren for Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking
    • Pick-up and drop off transfers in a private air-conditioned vehicle
    • All service charges and taxes
    • Entry or admission fee
    • Entry/Admission - Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa
    • Entry/Admission - Roman Amphitheatre
    • Entry/Admission - Bibliotheca Alexandrina
    • Entry/Admission - Fort Qaitbey
    What's excluded :
    • Tips & gratuities
    • Drinks during lunch
    • Getting inside the Qaitbey Citadel
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa, Kom Al Shokafa, Alexandria 21599 Egypt

    start your tour with a visit to the Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa; the
    necropolis of 3 sub-levels dating from the 2nd century AD merges aspects of Egyptian, Greek,
    and Roman culture in its features. Visit the Roman triclinium – a banquet hall to honor the dead,
    as well as statues, reliefs, and a pillared lobby featuring depictions of Egyptian gods in Roman
    armor.

    Duration: 55 minutes

    Stop At: Roman Amphitheatre, Raml Station Square At Kom El Dekka near the Roman Museum, Alexandria 21599 Egypt

    Your next stop is at the Roman theater, a marble theater that once seated 800 spectators with
    galleries, sections of mosaic flooring, and a pleasure garden, all surrounded by Roman baths and
    villas.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Bibliotheca Alexandrina, El Shatby, Alexandria 30100 Egypt

    after having lunch in one of the most famous alexandrian sea food and having tea then you will visit Bibliotheca Alexandrina this will be the one of the famous library in Egypt,The Great Library of Alexandria in Alexandria, Egypt, was one of the largest and most significant libraries of the ancient world. The Library was part of a larger research institution called the Mouseion, which was dedicated to the Muses, the nine goddesses of the arts.[10] The idea of a universal library in Alexandria may have been proposed by Demetrius of Phalerum, an exiled Athenian statesman living in Alexandria, to Ptolemy I Soter, who may have established plans for the Library, but the Library itself was probably not built until the reign of his son Ptolemy II Philadelphus. The Library quickly acquired many papyrus scrolls, due largely to the Ptolemaic kings' aggressive and well-funded policies for procuring texts. It is unknown precisely how many such scrolls were housed at any given time, but estimates range from 40,000 to 400,000 at

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Fort Qaitbey, 29 88545 N 31. 21372 E, Alexandria 21599 Egypt

    Concluding the tour is a visit to the 15th century Qaitbay Citadel, built upon the ruins of the
    ancient Alexandria Lighthouse, one of the 7 wonders of the world. A visit from outside will be
    enough as nothing inside this citadel!

    Duration: 1 hour

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    our guests are free to choose the pickup location
    Departure Time :
    7:30 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Jaunt In Time Travel

Activity ID: V-260943P1

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