From Cairo: Full-Day Historical Alexandria Tour

Explore the wonders of ancient Alexandria on our full-day historical tour from Cairo. Immerse yourself in the rich history, breathtaking architecture, and cultural heritage of this captivating city. Join us as we journey through time, discovering iconic landmarks, visiting renowned museums, and uncovering hidden treasures. Book now and embark on a remarkable adventure with instant confirmation!


Embark on an unforgettable journey from Cairo to Alexandria, a city steeped in history and legends. Our Full-Day Historical Alexandria Tour is designed to provide a comprehensive exploration of this ancient metropolis, offering a perfect blend of iconic sights, fascinating museums, and local experiences. Led by expert guides, this tour guarantees an insightful and enriching experience for history enthusiasts, culture aficionados, and curious travelers alike. Join us on this extraordinary adventure and unlock the secrets of Alexandria’s storied past.

Highlights :

  • Visit the iconic Qaitbay Citadel, an imposing fortress overlooking the Mediterranean Sea.
  • Explore the majestic Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa, a mesmerizing underground burial site.
  • Marvel at the grandeur of the Montaza Palace and its beautifully landscaped gardens.
  • Discover the legendary Alexandria Library, home to a vast collection of ancient manuscripts.
  • Stroll along the vibrant Corniche and immerse yourself in the city’s lively atmosphere.


  • Expert Guides: Our knowledgeable guides provide in-depth insights into Alexandria’s history and culture, enhancing your overall experience.
  • Hassle-Free Experience: Enjoy the convenience of round-trip transportation from Cairo, ensuring a stress-free day trip.
  • Small Group Tour: Experience personalized attention and a more intimate atmosphere with our small group sizes.
  • Flexibility: We offer customization options, including pickup time changes, to accommodate your preferences and needs.
  • Instant Confirmation: Book now and receive instant confirmation upon clicking the “Book Now” button.


  • 7:00 AM: Pickup from your hotel in Cairo
  • Depart for Alexandria (approximately 2.5-hour drive)
  • Arrive in Alexandria and meet your expert guide
  • Visit the Qaitbay Citadel and soak in the panoramic views of the Mediterranean Sea
  • Explore the Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa and marvel at the intricate carvings and architectural details
  • Enjoy a delicious lunch at a local restaurant (included in the tour)
  • Visit the Montaza Palace and stroll through its picturesque gardens
  • Discover the Alexandria Library and learn about its historical significance
  • Take a leisurely walk along the Corniche, absorbing the vibrant atmosphere
  • 6:00 PM: Depart Alexandria and return to Cairo
  • 8:30 PM: Drop-off at your hotel in Cairo


  • Round-trip transportation from Cairo in a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle
  • Professional English-speaking guide
  • Entrance fees to all attractions mentioned in the itinerary
  • Lunch at a local restaurant
  • Bottled water throughout the tour


  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Personal expenses

Pricing Information:

  • Adults: $95 per person
  • Children (3-12 years): $75 per person
  • Infants (0-2 years): Free

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  • Dress Code: Please dress modestly and wear comfortable shoes as there will be walking involved.
  • Sun Protection: Don’t forget to bring sunscreen, a hat, and sunglasses to protect yourself from the sun.
  • Camera Essentials: Capture the memories by bringing a camera or smartphone with sufficient battery and storage.
  • Currency: Have some Egyptian pounds with you for small purchases and tipping.
  • Weather Considerations: Check the weather forecast before your tour and dress accordingly.
  • Stay Hydrated: Drink plenty of water throughout the day to stay hydrated, especially during the summer months.

Trip Notes:

  • This tour requires a moderate amount of walking, and some sites may have uneven surfaces or steps.
  • The order of the itinerary may vary based on traffic and local conditions.
  • The tour operates with a minimum of two participants. In the unlikely event that the minimum is not met, an alternative date or full refund will be provided.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off are available for centrally located Cairo hotels. For hotels located outside the city center, additional charges may apply.
  • Please inform us of any dietary restrictions or special requirements when making your booking.


Q: Can I customize the pickup time? A: Yes, we offer customization options, including pickup time changes, to suit your preferences. Please inform us at the time of booking.

Q: Is lunch included in the tour? A: Yes, a delicious lunch at a local restaurant is included in the tour package.

Q: What language will the guide speak? A: Our professional guides are fluent in English, ensuring a comprehensive understanding of the tour’s historical and cultural aspects.

Q: Can I book this tour for a large group? A: Absolutely! For large group bookings or any special requests, please contact our customer support team, and we will be delighted to assist you.

Q: How do I receive confirmation of my booking? A: Once you click the “Book Now” button and complete the reservation process, you will receive instant confirmation via email.

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General Tips

  • Always wear comfortable shoes.
  • Buy a local SIM card.
  • Carry some of the currency of Egypt is the Egyptian pound.
  • Learn some Arabic words like Shokran, Mn Fadlak.
  • Try the famous Egyptian food like Ful & Ta’meya.
  • Stay Hydrated at all times especially during the summer in Egypt.
  • Friday and Saturday are the official holidays in Egypt.
  • The metro is one of the fastest ways to travel within Cairo.
  • Keep a tour Guide by your side to fully enjoy your time in Egypt.

General Highlights

  • Explore the Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx.
  • Shop at Khan El Khalili Bazaar enchanting markets in old Cairo.
  • Behold the holy Islamic & Coptic attractions in Old Cairo.
  • Feel the grandeur of Luxor within its majestic temples & tombs.
  • Rediscover the captivating wonders of the Egyptian Museum.
  • Witness the great Philae and Abu Simbel temples in Aswan.
  • Board a soulful Nile Cruise from Luxor to Aswan or vice versa.
  • Discover the Natural Allure of Egyptian oases like Siwa or Bahariya.
  • Swim, Dive, and snorkel in Hurghada or cities situated on the Red Sea.

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