Half Day Tour in Alexandria

Discover the captivating city of Alexandria on a half-day tour that offers a glimpse into Egypt’s rich history and cultural heritage. Immerse yourself in the ancient wonders and modern delights of this coastal gem. Our expert guides will take you on a journey through time, showcasing the highlights of Alexandria in just a few hours. Book your Half Day Tour now and embark on an unforgettable adventure.


Embark on a condensed yet immersive exploration of Alexandria with our Half Day Tour. Witness the city’s iconic landmarks, delve into its fascinating history, and experience the vibrant atmosphere that blends tradition with modernity. With convenient pickup, expert guides, and a carefully curated itinerary, this tour provides a perfect snapshot of Alexandria’s unique charm.

Highlights :

  • Citadel of Qaitbay: Visit the historic fortress situated on the Mediterranean coast. Learn about its role in protecting the city and enjoy panoramic views of the sea.
  • Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa: Explore the ancient burial site, known for its intricate art and architecture. Descend into the underground chambers and marvel at the remarkable blend of Egyptian, Greek, and Roman influences.
  • Pompey’s Pillar: Admire the towering column, one of the city’s most famous landmarks. Hear fascinating stories about its origins and significance in the ancient world.
  • Montaza Gardens: Experience the serene beauty of the Love Garden, stroll along the Montaza Bridge, and catch a glimpse of the royal palaces and scenic beaches.


  • Time-Efficient: Ideal for travelers with limited time, this half-day tour allows you to explore the highlights of Alexandria in a concise yet comprehensive manner.
  • Expert Guides: Our knowledgeable guides will provide fascinating insights into the city’s history, culture, and landmarks, enhancing your understanding and appreciation of Alexandria.
  • Convenient Pickup: Enjoy hassle-free hotel pickup and drop-off, ensuring a seamless experience from start to finish.
  • Instant Confirmation: Book now and receive instant confirmation, guaranteeing your spot on the tour.
  • Customization Options: We offer flexibility to customize the tour according to your preferences, including the option to change the pickup time.


  • Our knowledgeable guide will be awaiting your arrival at your hotel in Alexandria. Get ready to embark on a private coach tour with your group, allowing you to explore the finest sites this city has to offer. Prepare to be enthralled as we take you on a journey through Alexandria’s rich history and remarkable landmarks.
  • Our first stop will be the Catacombs, a captivating site that dates back to the 3rd century. Marvel at the intricate blend of Greek, Roman, and Egyptian art as you delve into the depths of this ancient burial complex. Discover the stories and secrets that lie within these sacred chambers.
  • Next, we will visit the site of the legendary Lighthouse, one of the seven wonders of the ancient world. Stand in awe as you gaze upon the remnants of this architectural marvel that once guided seafarers to the shores of Alexandria. Let your imagination transport you to a time of grandeur and magnificence.
  • We will then proceed to visit the stunning Abo Elabbas Mosque, considered the most beautiful mosque in Egypt and the largest in Alexandria. Take a moment to appreciate its intricate design and serene atmosphere, as well as the deep spiritual significance it holds for the local community.
  • Our tour continues with a visit to the Palaces of Farouk, the last king in the history of Egypt. Step into the world of royalty as you explore these opulent palaces, adorned with exquisite furnishings and captivating architectural features. Gain insights into the lives of Egypt’s former monarchs and their legacies.
  • Next, we will venture into the peaceful oasis of Montazha Park. Immerse yourself in the tranquility of this lush green haven, where you can stroll amidst the beautifully manicured gardens, breathe in the fresh air, and enjoy a moment of relaxation away from the city’s hustle and bustle.
  • As we drive along the Cornish, you will be treated to breathtaking views of the entire city. Marvel at the blend of ancient and modern architecture that characterizes Alexandria’s skyline. Don’t miss the opportunity to cross the iconic Stanley Bridge, a prominent landmark that offers panoramic vistas of the city and its surrounding waters.
  • At the conclusion of our tour, we will safely transport you back to your hotel, ensuring your journey ends on a high note. Take with you cherished memories of Alexandria’s historical treasures and the insights gained into this fascinating city.


  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Professional English-speaking guide
  • Entrance fees to mentioned attractions


  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities (recommended)

Pricing Information:

Single2- 3 Persons4-6 Persons7-10 Persons
70 $55 $50 $45 $

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  • Wear comfortable shoes and dress appropriately for the weather and cultural sites.
  • Carry a hat, sunscreen, and bottled water for sun protection and hydration.
  • Keep your camera handy to capture the stunning sights and moments during the tour.
  • Follow your guide’s instructions and respect the rules and customs of the visited attractions.
  • Feel free to communicate your preferences or any special requirements to our team for a tailored experience.

Trip Notes:

  • The tour operates daily.
  • The duration of the tour is approximately 4-5 hours.
  • The order of the attractions visited may be subject to change.
  • Customizations and additional stops can be arranged upon request.


  • Is hotel pickup included? Yes, hotel pickup and drop-off are included in the tour.
  • Are entrance fees included? Yes, entrance fees to the mentioned attractions are included in the tour price.
  • Can I customize the tour? Yes, we offer customization options to suit your preferences, including changing the pickup time and adding additional stops.
  • Is lunch included in the tour? Lunch is not included in the tour price, allowing you the flexibility to choose your dining experience.

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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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