Alexandria Day Tour From Cairo (Real Life)

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Alexandria Day Tour From Cairo (Real Life)

Schedule:

Everyday

Duration:

Approx. 10-12 hours

Pickup Time:

7:00am - we can change the time to suit you.

Tour Highlights:

Alexandria Day Tour From Cairo

The library of Alexandria

St. Mark oldest church

The roman amphitheater 

Walking Tour in old city-center 

Abbo Elabbas Mosque

Site of the Lighthouse; one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.

Quaitbay Castle photo stop 

Stanley Bridge


Tour Prices:


Single 2- 3 Persons 4- 6 Persons 7- 10 Persons
Prices 120 $ 75 $ 70 $ 65 $

Alexandria Day Tour From Cairo

Pick you up from your hotel in Cairo, Travel to Alexandria. Start your trip to Alexandria with 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. Our guide will explain the design of the library from outside, you will have a chance for some photo stops.

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

Visit the Roman Amphitheater of Alexandria with the display of the sunken monuments of Alexandria which were discovered under the East harbor of Alexandria.

The car will then take you to visit the church of St. Mark - the oldest church in Africa, after which you will visit the old downtown of Alexandria where you can walk through the old city-center of Alexandria. Look at the traditional markets; where everything and anything is sold including traditional Egyptian sweets and treats. The architecture locally has baroque style designs and Italian and French style properties.

Optional lunch stop at a modern Fish Restaurant or a famous and traditional Alexandrian food place called Mohamed Ahmed's. The Queen of Spain and many famous people go there when they visit Alexandria.

Optional: Take a break in either a good quality coffee shop or  at a traditional shisha cafe.

Continue your tour by passing through the oldest market area in Mansheya and see the traditional womens' markets (zan'et etsetat) with very thin and narrow streets,  gold market also exists here where everyone buys their wedding and engagement jewellery.

You will also drive by Abbo Elabbas Mosque (Photo stop) the prettiest and biggest mosque in the city: the Abbo Elabbas Mosque, and the strangest sight outside it: an old funfair where children play on very antique funfair rides and eat candy floss.

Opposite is the corniche and the old harbour where you can see the old fishing boats, men fishing and traditional fishermen making nets. The photos taken here are amazing. Continue  to see the outside of Quaitbay castle which was built on the same site as the ancient Lighthouse of Alexandria one of the seven wonders of ancient world . A most spectacular castle which is a great photo stop.

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.

On your way back you will pass by the famous bridge of Stanley - the modern landmark of modern Alexandria,  then travel in comfort back to your hotel in Cairo.

Alexandria has so much to see, feel, eat and buy so if you have time and want to add more to your itinerary - just let us know what you are interested in and we will arrange it for you at the cost price - no profit to us.

Notes: It is necessary that you wear flat, closed and very comfortable shoes whilst taking this tour.

We are very flexible, if someone want to change the itinerary a little or add more sites.

Alexandria Day Trip from Cairo Includes:

Expert tour guide
Entrance fees
All Service charges & taxes


Essential Trip Notes & Recommendations :


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Not only will you be comfortable during your journey, but you'll also arrive at your destination feeling refreshed and ready to explore.


Lunch

Lunch can be added at sea view restaurant at 15$ extra per person. we should reserve in advance let me know if you are interested.

Professional photographer

You can request one of our professional photographers to join you at the pyramids or any trip you would like.Our professional studio photographers capture your best angles and expressions in best locations at a location of your choice.  at an extra 50$ per day.

Tours and Prices

Tour price currency is set to USD but you can pay in Euro or British pound.The prices quoted per person and prices are always updated to ensure you receive the lowest price possible. Our tours are occasionally organized as semi-private, shared small tours. Upon request, we can arrange for a fully private VIP tour.


Excludes:

All transfers by air-conditioned vehicle

Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary.

Alexandria Day Tour From Cairo FAQ

Q: How long does the Alexandria day tour from Cairo last?
A: The duration of the Alexandria day tour from Cairo typically ranges from 10 to 12 hours. It includes the round trip from Cairo to Alexandria and allows for ample time to explore the key attractions of the city.

Q: What are the modes of transportation for the tour?
A: Transportation for the Alexandria day tour is usually provided in a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle. The type of vehicle may vary depending on the size of the group, but rest assured, it will be well-maintained and suited for a pleasant journey.

Q: Are meals included in the tour?
A: Meals are not typically included in the tour package. However, there will be opportunities to enjoy local cuisine during the tour, and your guide will be happy to recommend restaurants or cafes where you can savor delicious Egyptian dishes.

Q: Do I need to carry local currency for the tour?
A: It's advisable to have some local currency (Egyptian pounds) with you for small expenses like snacks, souvenirs, or tipping. However, most major attractions and establishments in Alexandria accept credit cards.

Q: Can I customize the tour itinerary?
A: While the tour itinerary is generally fixed to cover the main attractions of Alexandria, we offer customization options. It's best to check with your chosen tour provider regarding any specific requests or modifications you may have.

Q: Is the tour guided?
A: Yes, the Alexandria day tour from Cairo is typically guided by experienced and knowledgeable tour guides who will provide historical and cultural insights about the attractions you visit. They will ensure you have a comprehensive understanding of each site's significance.

Q: What should I wear and bring for the tour?
A: It's advisable to dress comfortably and wear modest clothing that covers your shoulders and knees, especially when visiting religious or historical sites. Don't forget to bring sunscreen, a hat, sunglasses, and a camera to capture the memorable moments of your Alexandria day trip from Cairo.


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We accept all methods of secure payment: Visa, MasterCard, PayPal, direct bank transfer..

 

Pick up transfer highly recommend

 We can transfer you from the airport to your hotel so you avoid the hassle with airport taxis

The price is 30$ per way

 Visa service upon arrival 35$ per person

Skip queues on arrival save time and complicated procedures. our rep will have your visa already prepared for you. Just send us copy of your passport.

 

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In case of pick up from either Heliopolis  (airport area ) or 06th of October or similar Areas , there is supplement

  • Tours everywhere in Egypt

We have branches in many cities in Egypt, We do also organize tours in Cairo, Luxor, Aswan,  Alexandria as  you can check our tours here : http://www.ramassidetours.com/sightseeing_egypt_tours/


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Special Offer: For just an additional 50$ per person, you can enjoy all the premium facilities and amenities that Business Class has to offer. From extra legroom and spacious seats to delectable cuisine and premium entertainment.



Upgrade to a Luxury Van for More Comfortable Travels

Upgrade to a luxury van for a more comfortable travel experience. Our spacious and well-equipped vans come with features like ample legroom, air conditioning, and refreshments, making your journey much more enjoyable. Plus, you'll have more storage space for luggage and other belongings, keeping everything organized and easily accessible.

Not only will you be comfortable during your journey, but you'll also arrive at your destination feeling refreshed and ready to explore.



  • Alexandria Trip

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

 

  • Tour and Prices

Tour price currency is set to USD but you can pay in Euro or British pound.The prices quoted per person and prices are always updated to ensure you receive the lowest price possible. Our tours are occasionally organized as semi-private, shared small tours. Upon request, we can arrange for a fully private VIP tour.


  • Accessible Tours

Our Tours can be wheelchair please advise at time of booking if required

 

  • Vegetarian option

    is available, please advise at time of booking if required

 

  • Additional Entry Tickets

All tours don't include entrance fees to special archaeological sites such as walking inside one of the pyramid to see the deep burial chambers and the Mummies Room at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo or to enter the Tomb of Tutankhamen at Valley of the Kings in Luxor are also available at extra cost. 

 

  • Children Policy

0 - 01.99 Free of Charge
2- 11.99 pay 50% of tour price
12+ pay full tour price as per adult person
If your tour includes airfare then an extra charges for your children may apply.

 

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  • Essential Packing

  • Comfortable, flat (preferably covered) shoes are needed for the Pyramids and Valley of the Kings. Pack flip flops/sandals to wear aboard the Nile felucca or Nile Cruiser.

  • Free WiFi

Complimentary WiFi on board most of our vehicles, free wifi zone in our chosen hotels and Nile cruises

 

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We accept all methods of secure payment: PayPal, Visa, Mastercard, direct bank transfer or cash.

 

  • Modern Fleet of Vehicles

We have our own modern fleet of modern air-conditioned vehicles, cars, deluxe limo, and mini vans, large coaches.

 

  • Certificate of Excellence & UN World Tourism Organization Award

Ramasside Tours Group has earned WORLD TOURISM ORGANIZATION & Trip Advisor 2018 Certificate of Excellence and also for last 6 years, This prestigious awards, places Ramasside in the top-performing 10% of all businesses worldwide.

 

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We understand very well, what you need. It’s not just about visiting touristic sights – it’s much more than this. We offer a full experience in Egypt

 

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We are the ONLY tour company in Egypt that lets you pick your own guide!

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  • Accessible Tours

We offer accessible holidays for travelers with disabilities.

 

  • Tailor-made holidays

We offer fully customizable tours, want to check something out that’s not in the basic tour? No problem!

 

  • Private and Group Tours

Looking for private tours? We offer those. Looking to join a group and get a discounted rate? We do that too!

 

  • A personal Touch

Ramasside is very selective when choosing our staff. We don’t only choose qualified and professional tour guides and leaders but also choose those who are friendly, with a sense of humor who are committed to offer a superior level of service so you can enjoy your time with them.

 

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  • Personal Tour Operators

Our tour operators, in the booking process, are not only offering you a tour but are advising you how to have a lifetime experience and how to fully enjoy and maximize your time in Egypt.

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Add-on Options:

Alexandria By Boat ( 30$ )

Lunch (Traditional or modern Egyptian) ( 15$ )

Horse and Carriage Ride ( 35$ )

Camel Ride ( 15$ )

Travel Insurance ( 15$ )

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