This tour will take you to see all of the sightseeing and attractions in Alexandria as Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa , Pompey’s Pillar ,The library of Alexandria ,Qaitbay Citadel and Stanley Bridge at Affordable price.
Catacombs of Kom El Shokafa Pompay's Pillar The library of Alexandria Qaitbay Citadel Old harbor of Alexandria Abbo Elabbas Mosque Site of the Lighthouse; one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Montaza Gardens and the Palaces Stanley Bridge
Day Tour To All Alexandria Sightseeing
Your private tour guide will pick you up from your hotel to start your tour in Alexandria. First visit the insides of the Catacombs of Kom El Shokafa which are the largest Roman Cemetery consisting of three levels cut in the rock. We will drive to Pompay’s Pillar and stop for taking photos there, (it was constructed in honor of the Emperor Diocletian at the end of the 4th century).
After that we will go to the biggest library in the world – now with 8 million books. Visit its open court where you can see the statue of Alexander the Great and the statue of Ptolemy the first, which was found underwater nearby.
You will visit the library’s reading hall inside, president Saddat Museum and impressions of Alexandria Museum.
Optional lunch at a modern Fish Restaurant Sea view.
The car will then take you to visit the biggest mosque in the city: The Abbo Elabbas Mosque.
Opposite is the corniche and the old harbour where you can see the old fishing boats, men fishing and traditional fishermen making nets. The photos taken here are amazing. Opposite is the corniche and the old harbour where you can see the old fishing boats, men fishing and traditional fishermen making nets. The photos taken here are amazing. Continue to see the outside of Quaitbay citadel which was built on the same site as the ancient Lighthouse of Alexandria one of the seven wonders of ancient world. A most spectacular castle which is a great photo stop.
Once in Montaza Gardens, commonly known as the Love Garden .You will visit the royal gardens of King Farouk (the last king in the history of Egypt) and see the royal palaces of Haramlek and Salamlek as well as walk along the famous Montaza bridge and reach the Tea Palace island and see the royal beaches of the queens.
We will stop over the famous bridge of Stanley – the modern landmark of modern Alexandria. Then travel in comfort back to your hotel in Alexandria.