Alexandria Shore Excursion from Alexandria Port

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Qaitbay Citadel in Alexandria
Qaitbay Citadel in Alexandria
Explore the city of Alexandria
Explore the city of Alexandria
The Qaitbay Citadel
The Qaitbay Citadel
Pompey's Pillar
Pompey's Pillar
Qaitbay Citadel
Qaitbay Citadel

What To Expect

Explore the city of Alexandria. Visit the Roman era catacombs of Kum El Shukafa and the 3rd century Pompey's Pillar, as well as Alexandria Library and Morsy Abul Abba's famous mosque.


Tours in Egypt from Alexandria
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Your tour will start at the Montazah Palace and its Green Gardens, proceeding to the early Roman-period catacombs of Kum El Shukafa. It was discovered in 1900 after a 12 year search. Next is the 3rd Century Pompey's Pillar, a 25 meter red Aswan granite column that is the last of the remaining relics of the Seraphim Temple.

Next is Qayetbay citadel, situated on the entrance to Alexandria's eastern harbor. After lunch at a local seafood restaurant, you will head to Alexandria Library, one of the great literary sites in the world. It is said to contain copies of approximately every book published in the world. The tour includes short stop in front of Morsy Abul Abba's famous Mosque, which is one of the most sacred and famous mosques all over Egypt and the World. At the end of the tour, you will be transferred back to your cruise in Alexandria Port.


  • Pick up and drop off Alexandria Port

  • All transfers by an air-conditioned vehicle

  • Academic English speaking Egyptologist tour guide

  • Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites

  • Lunch meal at local seafood restaurant

  • Mineral water on board the vehicle during your tour

  • All taxes & service charge


  • Personal expenses

  • Tips and gratuities

  • Optional activity costs

Please Note

  • Italian, Spanish, German and French tour guides are available on request.

  • For larger groups, please inquire.

  • Pick-up times vary depending on your cruise arrival.

Cancellation Policy

  • 25% Cancellation Fee (75% reimbursement): 45 days prior to date of activity.
  • 50% Cancellation Fee (50% reimbursement): between 16 to 44 days prior to date of activity.
  • 100% Cancellation Fee (no reimbursement): 15 days or less prior to date of activity.

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