Take a fascinating private tour to Alexandria from Cairo, unlike any other Egyptian city. Founded by Alexander the Great in 331 BC, Alexandria was known for the Lighthouse of Alexandria). Discover the old sites and history of the city from its ancient Egyptian roots through the Classical period to Roman times and beyond on an enlightening full-day tour from Cairo.
Your guide will pick you up at 7am to start your 3-hour drive to Alexandria. Upon arrival, you will first visit the Citadel Fort Qaitby, the Roman amphitheatre and the catacombs of Kom al-Shoqafa, which is the largest Roman cemetery in Alexandria.
Then visit the library of Alexandria the biggest library in the world. You will also visit the Royal Palaces of King Farouk, and the prettiest and biggest mosque in the city, Abbo Elabbas Mosque.
After exploring the city, your guide will drive you back to Cairo.