Alexandria Sightseeing Day Trip from Cairo
MyLittleAdventure logo
English / EUR
Alexandria Sightseeing Day Trip from Cairo
/ Egypt / Alexandria Governorate / Alexandria / Tours & Activities /
See details in English

Alexandria Sightseeing Day Trip from Cairo

1 day
Full Day
Instant confirmation
About this activity
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa, Mohmad said Al halawane Mohmad said Al halawane, Alexandria 21599 Egypt

The catacombs were discoverd in 1900 by chance, when a cart fell down the shaft. It is graves from the time of the Ptolomies kings with 500 shefts each is enough to accommodate up to 5 mummies. The graves were found empty.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Pompey's Pillar, Alexandria Egypt

Pompey’s pillar is a huge pillar was once used to lead ships into Alexandria port. The pillar is one single piece of granite stone except the base which is made of another single piece of same stone. The site contains the graves of god Serabis, as well as some ancient artifacts from the Pharaonic period.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Roman Amphitheatre, Raml Station Square At Kom El Dekka near the Roman Museum, Alexandria 21599 Egypt

It is a small Roman amphitheater of 13 steps. The site has the Roman Gym and Sauna, also there is a beautiful ancient villa with birds mosaic, and some pieces were found under the Medeteranean water.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Fort Qaitbey, 29 88545 N 31. 21372 E, Alexandria 21599 Egypt

The fort was built by Sultan Al-Ashraf Qaitbay as part of his campaign to defent the country against the attacks of the crusaders. The fort was built on Faros Island which is the same location of the ancient light house. It is built of limestone.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Mosque of Abu al-Abbas al-Mursi, Anfushi Old Alexandria, Alexandria 21599 Egypt

The main old mosque of Alexandria which accommodates the grave of Abulabbas who was the leader of fishermen in Alexandria.

Duration: 25 minutes

Stop At: Alexandria Library, Alexandria Egypt

The library was built a few years ago on the location of the old bibliotheque. The library is one of the biggest in the world.

Duration: 1 hour

Read more Show less
  • Pick up and drop off services
  • All tours and transfers
  • Private air-conditioned modern vehicle
  • Seafood lunch
  • Private Egyptologist tour guide
  • Mineral bottled water
  • Stops for coffee or tea (optional)
  • Professional driver
  • Entry/Admission - Mosque of Abu al-Abbas al-Mursi
Not included
  • Tipping (optional)
  • Entry/Admission - Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa
  • Entry/Admission - Pompey's Pillar
  • Entry/Admission - Roman Amphitheatre
  • Entry/Admission - Fort Qaitbey
  • Entry/Admission - Alexandria Library
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Similar activities in Alexandria Click to discover other experiences


  • Information & Tips
  • Tours & Activities


We use cookies to provide you the best experience. By continuing to browse this site, you accept the use of cookies. For more information, please read our privacy policy.