Enjoy your day tour from Cairo to the Mediterranean coast to explore Alexandria on a private day tour. get experience about Alexandria from your Egyptologist guide, and check out the city’s sightseeing including, Al-Montazah Palace, the citadel of Qaitbay, Abu Al-Abbas Al-Mursi Mosque. and the modern Library of Alexandria.
Your private tour guide will pick you up early from your hotel in Cairo, Travel to Alexandria. Start the tour with the library of Alexandria; the biggest library in the world. You will visit its open court and there you are able to see the statue of Alexander the Great and the statue of Ptolemy the first, which was found underwater nearby. Ptolemy built the original library and he now proudly stands outside the library overseeing the new library. You have an amazing chance of taking some photos.
Then we will proceed to see the Qaitbay Citadel which was built on one of the ancient seven wonders (Light House) of Alexandria. A most spectacular castle which is a great photo stop.
Then drive to The Most Famous Mosque in Alexandria Abu Al-Abbas Al-Mursi Mosque. You will see its four unique domes, and the most beautiful things that should be seen in this mosque are the colonnade of elongated arches and the arabesque ceiling.
The last thing in our adorable tour is visiting the gardens of Montaza or the Love Garden. On the way, you can enjoy and have a 5-minute stop by the King of Mango and enjoy freshly squeezed juices plus have a photo stop at the memorial of the Unknown Soldier of Alexandria.
Once in Montaza Gardens, 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.
Finally, back to your hotel in Cairo safely
Note: Alexandria Library is closed on Fridays and every public holiday. To enter the reading area, you will need to purchase a ticket.
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