Day trip to Alexandria from Cairo

Book your day trip to Alexandria from Cairo and explore the shining pearl of the Mediterranean, Alexandria Tours from Cairo includes visiting the Qaitbay Citadel, the Greco-Roman sites and catacombs and the library, book your privately guided Cairo excursions now or join a group and save up to 15 %

Price : 55.00 $

12 hours



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Get ready to enjoy Day trip to Alexandria from Cairo, You will feel the charm and the magic of this Mediterranean city that attracted famous leaders of the ancient world like Alexander the great, Julius Ceaser and Mark Antony. You will visit the Greco-Roman sites and catacombs, the ruins of the Roman temple complex,Pompey's pillar and the Citadel of Qaitbay where the famous light house Pharos ( one of the seven man made wonders of the world ) used to be, visit the modern Bibliotheca of Alexandria and finish with a delicious fresh seafood,  book your guided Cairo excursions now or you can join a group and save up to 15 %



Cairo Top Tours Egyptologist guide will meet you at the hotel to start your Cairo day trip to Alexandria from Cairo the shining pearl of the Mediterranean and the second largest city in Egypt, the city is named after its founder, the Macedonian leader Alexander the Great, who conquered Egypt in 332 B.C.

You will be transferred to Alexandria by a modern car about 2 hours driving and we will stop for a break on the way where you can use clean toilets and drink something or even stretch your legs

On arrival to Alexandria you will visit the following sights :

  1. Pompey’s Pillar, the only remaining pillar from the Roman temple known anciently as the Serapeum.
  2. The Citadel of Qaitbay, built by the Mamluk rulers to fortify the Mediterranean sea coast against the Ottomans, on the same spot where Alexandria’s ancient lighthouse once stood one of the seven wonders of the ancient world that no longer exist.
  3. The Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa, the largest roman cemetery in Egypt, consists of three layers of tombs and chambers cut out of the rock under the ground, and the beautifully decorated burial of a rich romanized Egyptian family.
  4. The Bibliotheca of Alexandria. It was not only an important ancient library but also the Centre of learning and scientific research in the ancient world and a destination for scholars from all over the Mediterranean and beyond, comprising 8 million books the new Bibliotheca is the most important modern project in Alexandria built adorning the sea boulevard like the sun of knowledge is rising upon the Mediterranean from Alexandria.
  5. Memorial of the unknown soldier of Alexandria, the statue of Alexander the great, drive along the sea boulevard ( the Corniche) to see the whole city passing over bridge of Stanley land mark of modern Alexandria.
  6. You will enjoy your Seafood Lunch in a high quality local restaurant. then you will be transferred back to Cairo and you will have a break on the way.

Included Items

  • Your pick up and return services from any hotel located in Cairo or Giza by Cairo Top Tours.
  • Your transfers to Alexandria and back will be done by an exclusive air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Entrance fees to all mentioned sites in Alexandria.
  • English-speaking Profesional tour guide.
  • Seafood Lunch in a local restaurant.
  • Bottle of water on your way to Alexandria.
  • Soft drink on a local Cafe in Alexandria during the tour if we have time.
  • Shopping tours in Cairo ( if needed).
  • Taxes & service charges.

Excluded Items

  • Any extras not mentioned in Alexandria tour itinerary.
  • Tipping to the guide,driver and restaurants ( not obligatory )

Price Table

Single 02 - 03 04 - 06 07 - 10 More
120 $ 85 $ 75 $ 55 $ Check Availability

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