Alexandria Day Excursion

Alexandria Day Excursion
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$120
Duration: 10 to 12 hrs
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Alexandria Day Excursion, is city which has great history and contains many monuments tourist, besides the moderated clime  and hospitality their people which feel you are in your country all this factors in Alexandria day tour, Alexandria Shore Trips give you the chance to visit many places have great fame like Alex library which like culture and knowledge treasure  because it contains many  precious books that help you to enhance your knowledge also in Alexandria excursion, you can visit another touristic places like Quitbay Citadel, Cata Comb of Kom El Shokafa,  and Montazah Palace

Tours guide and manager will be waiting inside the Alexandria Port for you. They will be holding a sign showing your name. You do not need to look for them – they will be waiting for you and will find you.

From the moment your tour starts, your guides will give you full attention. Once in the car, your guide will talk to you about all the things on the way as well as other aspects of your tour that will interest you.

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. Then you will drive to visit the Roman Amphitheater of Alexandria with the display of the sunken monuments of Alexandria which were discovered under the East harbor of Alexandria. You will also drive by Pompay’s Pillar and stop for a photo stop, (it was constructed in honor of the Emperor Diocletian at the end of the 4th century) .

Next stop is the library of Alexandria; the biggest library in the world – now with 8 million books. Visit it’s 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 famous Manuscripts Museum, president Saddat Museum and impressions of Alexandria Museum.

Note: Alexandria Library is closed on Fridays and on every public holiday. To enter the reading area you will need to purchase a ticket.

The car will then take you to visit the church of St. Mark – the oldest church in Africa. Through your drive you will see the old downtown and the local historical architecture which has baroque style designs and Italian and French style properties.

Visit El Nabi Daniel Mosque which is believed by many people to be related to Alexander the great tomb,  It is said to contain the remains of the scholar and venerated teacher Prophet Daniel and his companion Sidi Lokman el Hakim, a religious story-teller.

The car will then take you to the gardens of Montaza. On the way you 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. The beautiful coastline and all the views of the city are en route to Montaza Palace and gardens which is approx 25 km away, including the old harbor of Alexandria where we found 7000 monuments underwater.

Once in Montaza Gardens, commonly known as the Love Garden (all romantic couples and families go there) 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.


Alexandria Day Excursion, is city which has great history and contains many monuments tourist, besides the moderated clime  and hospitality their people which feel you are in your country all this factors in Alexandria day tour, Alexandria Shore Trips give you the chance to visit many places have great fame like Alex library which like culture and knowledge treasure  because it contains many  precious books that help you to enhance your knowledge also in Alexandria excursion, you can visit another touristic places like Quitbay Citadel, Cata Comb of Kom El Shokafa,  and Montazah Palace