Leave your ship in port to see the sights of Egypt’s second city. Visit Qaitbay Citadel, the reconstructed Bibliotheca Alexandrina, the Kom Al Shoqafa Catacombs and more…
Your tour guide and driver will pick you up from Alexandria Port (by the cruise exit door) for a wonderful day tour of Alexandria to visit:
A Roman burial site whose family tomb reveals the merging of Egyptian and Roman art and architecture, Descend below ground to visit the tomb and Caracalla Hall.
An 82-foot (25-meter) granite column built to honor Emperor Diocletian, who freed the besieged city and brought food to its starving people.
Lunch at local restaurant in Alexandria, and then visit:
The Citadel of Quitbey:
A 15th-century fortress located on the Mediterranean sea coast. It was established in 1477 AD by Sultan Al-Ashraf Qa’it Bay. The Citadel is situated on the same place of the Pharos Island.
A copy of every book published in the world is kept in the library, making it one of the great literary sites in the world. The library also houses several exhibitions relating to the history of Egypt and a display of rare antique books.
At the end of your tour you will transfer back to your cruise ship at Alexandria Port.
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