Tour from Alexandria port, enjoy this amazing and carefully tailed 2 day tour to Egypt’s three major cities, Giza,Cairo & Alexandria. This shore excursion trip to visit The Egyptian Museum, the pyramids & Sphinx in Giza, then the wonderful Sightseeing of Alexandria, Egypt Shore Excursions.
Giza - Cairo - Alexandria city
Day Tour 1: Drive from Alexandria to Cairo visit Giza Pyramids, Egyptian museum (L)
Pick up from Alexandria Port by your private guide who will accompany you on a guided tour. Drive to Cairo, the journey will take around 3 hours with a stop halfway for a break. Upon reaching Cairo head straight forward to visit the great pyramids of Giza and learn about the history and secrets of the pyramids, then see the mysterious image of the giant Statue of Sphinx as a man–headed Lion guarding the pyramids forever. After a short break for lunch (Local restaurant), you continue your tour to downtown Cairo to visit the Egyptian Museum and see the priceless artifacts, including the King Tut Ankh Amen collection. Transfer to your hotel to check in for an overnight in Cairo hotel.
Day Tour 2: Alexandria City tour - Catacombs, Pompey’s Pillar and Qaitbey fortress (B-L)
Following morning, start drive to Alexandria City, journey will take 3 hours with a break half way and upon reaching Alexandria, you start your tour by visiting the old quarter of the city which includes the underground tunnels known as the Catacombs at Kom el Shukafa dated back to the 1st century, you will then proceed to visit The Pompey’s Pillar, built at the ancient Acropolis ofAlexandria of one monolith of granite rock as a memorial. Continue your tour to visit Qaitbey fortress (outside view), here once the ancient Light House (One of the seven wonders of the ancient world) stood. After a short break for Lunch (Sea Food in a Local Restaurant), you proceed to visit The Library of Alexandria which has been recently reconstructed almost in the same location of the ancient library and forms a big landmark of Alexandria today. After tour finishes, you will be transferred back to your cruise ship in Alexandria Port. Check your international Cruise Lines Schedule Docking at Alexandria Port.