Discover the old sites and history of Alexandria from its ancient Egyptian roots through the Classical period to Roman times and beyond on an enlightening full-day tour from Cairo. See the new Library of Alexandria, the Roman Catacombs, and much more.
Pick-up 7am from your hotel in Cairo or Giza by your private guide and transfer by private air-conditioned mini bus/car with to Alexandria, which is 136.7 miles (220km) away from Cairo.
Arrival in Alexandria around 10am and there start the day tour by visiting the Roman Theater (a theater with marble seats up to 800 spectators, galleries, section of mosaic floors and a pleasure garden surrounded by Roman villas and baths). Afterwards pay a visit to the catacombs of Kom El-Shoqafa (tombs on three levels). Then visit the Library of Alexandria and also from outside the side to be Qaytbay visit Citadel and the Mursi Abu El Abas where you can take a free ride on the corniche of the Mediterranean in Alexandria. At the end of the visit head back to Cairo around 7pm. Lunch is included between visits to a local restaurant, but not including drinks.