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Private day tour to Alexandria From Cairo

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    What to Expect
    Start your private day tour excursion at 7am as you meet your private tour guide in the lobby of your hotel to get on your private, modern van (WiFi on board) and move to Alexandria (3 hours drive), when you get there you will explore the mysterious Catacombs of Kom el Shogafa (one of the seven wonders of the Middle Ages), Pompey's pillar and the remains of the Serapeum temple around it, wonder at the majestic fort of Qaitbay that was built at the site of the ancient lighthouse of Alexandria (Pharos) overlooking the Mediterranean.

    Then visit the outstanding Bibliotheca Alexandrina that was built near the site of the old one

    Lunch in a seafood restaurant overlooking the sea is included

    At the end of your tour you will be transferred back to your hotel.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Your hotel in Cairo or Giza
    Departure Time
    7:00 AM
    Return Details
    Your hotel in Cairo or Giza
    • WiFi in your van
    • Bottled water
    • Lunch
    • Qualified Egyptologist guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Private tour
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
    • Entry/Admission - Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa
    • Entry/Admission - Bibliotheca Alexandrina
    • Entry/Admission - Pompey's Pillar
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Fatma was the best tour guide I have ever had (and being to over 20 countries and on numerous tours that says a lot). She was energetic, funny, and knew more information than any other guide I have had. She told us the details of...More

    1  Thank ssantoru
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    I’ve traveled so many places in the world and find a guide vital in cities like New Delhi or Beijing; Cairo is no different. We had a guide named Radwan Setohy. His knowledge and love for history made our visit to Alexandria such a great...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Tina S
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We really enjoyed our day trip to Alexandria. Ashraf our Egyptologist guide and Nour our driver from Tree of Life Tours were both phenomenal. They made us feel so comfortable, safe and engaged the entire day. We went to the theater complex, catacombs, had a...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    1  Thank Anelundi
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My Husband & I did a private tour to Alexandria with our awesome guide Fatma Mohammed. Fatma was on time and from the very beginning of the tour we felt comfortable with her and the Driver Michell. She has so much knowledge of the Egyptian...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank SharonA2471
    Reviewed 15 August 2019 via mobile

    We had booked the tour weeks in advance but we’re unfortunately I formed that there was no availability for the tour only days before, we were already in Egypt and had to change our schedule in order to make it on our last day before...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Dusica M
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    Response from Mella0220 | Reviewed this property |
    There were 3 of us in our group but the van held 6 passengers. Including the driver and our tour guide.
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