After picked up from hotel in Cairo
, we will head to Alexandria
via an air-conditioned vehicle. We will firstly visit the Catacombs of Kom El Shokafa
. Then we will drive to visit the Roman Amphitheater of Alexandria
with the display of the sunken monuments of Alexandria. Afterwards, we will also drive by the Pompay's Pillar
and stop for taking photos. Then we will come to the Library of Alexandria Manuscripts Museum
with 8 million books. We will visit it's open court where we can see the statue of Alexander the Great
and the statue of Ptolemy the First
. We will visit the library's manuscript museum, president Saddat Museum
and impressions of Alexandria Museum. Then we will drive by the Church of St. Mark
and also visit the El Nabi Daniel Mosque
. Then we will enjoy lunch at a modern fish restaurant or Alexandrian restaurant called Mohamed Ahmed's
at own expenses.
In the afternoon, we will continue on to visit the Abbo Elabbas Mosque and then the Lighthouse. Opposite is the corniche and the old harbour where we can take amazing photos. Then we will come to see the outside of Quaitbay Castle.
The car will then take us to the Gardens of Montaza. On the way we can quickly have a 2 minute stop by the King of Mango and drink at Alexandrian's drive thru freshly squeezed juices plus have a photo stop at the Memorial of the Unknown Soldier of Alexandria. We will see beautiful coastline and all the views of the city along the way. Once arrived at the Montaza Gardens, we will visit the royal gardens of King Farouk, see the royal palaces of Haramlek and Salamlek as well as walk along the famous Montaza Bridge and reach the Tea Palace island, see the royal beaches of the queens. Before returning back to Cairo, we will stop over the famous Bridge of Stanley and then drop off at your hotel in Cario.