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Alexandria Over Day From Cairo

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Alexandria Over Day from Cairo
Duration: 12 hours
Tour Type: Private
Run: Every Day from 07:00 AM till 07:00 PM
Pick up & drop off: From your hotel either from Cairo or Giza.
Guiding method: Live Guide
Guide Language: English, French & German

Alexandria Over Day from Cairo will pick you up and transfer you Alexandria Upon arrival visit Montazah Summer Palace, the Bombay’s Pillar, Catacomb of Komel-Shokafa & outside visits are Alexandria Library and the fort and Citadel of Qaitbay.

Highlights
Montazah Palace
Bombay’s Pillar
Catacombs of Komel-Shokafa
Visit from outside Citadel of Qaitbay & Alexandria Library

Alexandria Over Day from Cairo
Our Min Travel guide for the day will pick you up and transfer you, cutting across 220 Kilometers of the Western desert from Cairo is the city of Alexandria, the bride of the Mediterranean Sea. The trip takes about 3 hours.
Upon arrival your tour leader will take you to visit the Montazah Summer Palace, walk around and enjoy the Montazah gardens. Originally built in 1892, it was the summer home of the Egyptian Royal family.
Following lunch you will visit from outside Alexandria Library and the fort and Citadel of Qaitbay, which was built around 1480 by the Mamluk Sultan Qaitbay. It is believed to rest on the site and to be built from the stones of the Pharos lighthouse, one of the seven wonders of the ancient world.
Next is a visit to the Bombay’s Pillar which was built in 297 AD for the Roman Emperor Diocletian. The Pillar itself is a 9 meters / 29 feet in circumference and it is said that 22 people could lunch on the capital, or flat top of the Pillar.
The day ends with a visit to the Catacomb of Komel-Shokafa. These tombs were tunneled into the bedrock in the age of the Antonine emperors (2nd century A.D.) for a single wealthy family still practicing the ancient religion. These tombs represent the last existing major construction for the sake of the old Egyptian religion.
At the ends of the day return to Cairo.

Tour Include
Round trip transfers By private Air Condition Vehicle
All entrance fees for sightseeing mention in program
01 full day tour in Alexandria including Montazah Palace, Bombay’s Pillar & Catacombs of Komel-Shokafa
All service charges and taxes
Private Licensed Egyptologist guide
Lunch at local Restaurant During tour
A Bottle of water

Tour Exclude
Alexandria Library cost USD 05.- per person
Citadel of Qaitbay cost USD 02.- per person
Personal expense
Any item or service not mentioned
Tipping

Rates are per Person
All A/M rates are in US Dollars
The Summer offer valid from 01.05.2017 till 30.09.2017
The Winter offer valid from 01.10.2017 til 30.04.2018
If your hotel at 6 October area there is Supplement USD 10.- per Vehicle

Child 0 – 5.99 is free of charge
Child 06 – 11.99 cost USD 30.- per child
Child up 12 y pays full charge as adult person