Alexandria Shore Excursions

If you ever found yourself in Alexandria then don’t miss the chance to check all what this amazing city has to offer, witness all the beauty and wonder in Cairo and Luxor like the Giza pyramids complexValley of the Kings, and many more breathtaking monuments. Check all of our shore trips from Alexandria port and tours to Cairo and Alexandria from Alexandria port and tours to Cairo and Luxor from Alexandria port. If you looking for long Egypt tours, then check our Egypt tour packages and choose your dream vacation. Live the essence of absolute wonder & beauty where all the fancies of the past are true precious memories of the future.

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General Tips:

Always wear comfortable shoes.

Buy a local SIM card.

Carry some of the currency of Egypt is the Egyptian pound.

Learn some Arabic words like Shokran, Mn Fadlak.

Try the famous Egyptian food like Ful & Ta’meya.

Stay Hydrated at all times especially during the summer in Egypt.

Friday and Saturday are the official holidays in Egypt.

The metro is one of the fastest ways to travel within Cairo.

Keep a tour Guide by your side to fully enjoy your time in Egypt.

General Highlights:

Explore the Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx.

Shop at Khan El Khalili Bazaar enchanting markets in old Cairo.

Behold the holy Islamic & Coptic attractions in Old Cairo.

Feel the grandeur of Luxor within its majestic temples & tombs.

Rediscover the captivating wonders of the Egyptian Museum.

Witness the great Philae and Abu Simbel temples in Aswan.

Board a soulful Nile Cruise from Luxor to Aswan or vice versa.

Discover the Natural Allure of Egyptian oases like Siwa or Bahariya.

Swim, Dive, and snorkel in Hurghada or cities situated on the Red Sea.

Frequently Asked Questions

What Are the Destinations A Traveler Can Explore from Alexandria Port?

The entire destination in Egypt can be explored from Alexandria port as there are a number of packages to all the desirable destinations such as Cairo, Luxor, and Aswan for a maximum of two days so everyone can catch their international cruise.

How Far from Alexandria Port to Pyramids?

The distance between Alexandria and Giza is 182 km. The road distance is 220 km which takes about two hours and twenty minutes' drive.

What Are the Finest Destination to Visit in Egypt?

The entire country of Egypt deserve to be explored with its every heavenly detail but there are places that must be seen before any other such as the breathtaking Hurghada's red sea, The wonders of Cairo the pyramids of Giza, the great sphinx, the Egyptian Museum, Khan El Khalili Bazaar, the wonders of Luxor like Valley of the Kings, Karnak & Hatshepsut temple and the wonders of Aswan such as Abu Simbel temples, Philea temple, Unfinished obelisk and The Wonders of Alexandria like Qaitbat Citadel, Pompey's Pillar and Alexandria Library. Read More About the Best Places to Visit in Egypt

What Are Egypt's Visa Requirements?

If you want to apply for a Visa On Arrival that lasts for 30 days then you should be one of the eligible countries, have a valid passport with at least 6 months remaining and pay 25$ USD in cash, as for the E-Visa for 30 day you should have a valid passport for at least 8 months, complete the online application, pay the e-visa fee then print the e-visa to later be presented to the airport border guard. You could also be one of the lucky ones who can obtain a free visa for 90 days. Read More About Egypt Travel Visa.

What Is the Top Traditional Egyptian Food?

Egypt has a variety of delicious cuisines but we recommend “Ful & Ta’meya (Fava Beans and Falafel)”, Mulukhiya, “Koshary”, a traditional Egyptian pasta dish, and Kebab & Kofta, the Egyptian traditional meat dish.

What is the Best Time to Visit Egypt?

The best time to travel to Egypt is during the winter from September to April as the climate becomes a little tropical accompanied by a magical atmosphere of warm weather with a winter breeze. You will be notified in the week of your trip if the Climate is unsafe and if any changes have been made.

What to Pack for Your Egypt Tour?

You should pack everything you could ever need in a small bag so you could move easily between your destinations.

Why Book With "Egypt Tours Portal"?

We have been creating the finest vacations for more than 20 years around the most majestic destinations in Egypt. Our staff consists of the best operators, guides and drivers who dedicate all of their time & effort to make you have the perfect vacation. All of our tours are customized by Travel, Financial & Time consultants to fit your every possible need during your vacation. It doesn't go without saying that your safety and comfort are our main priority and all of our resources will be directed to provide the finest atmosphere until you return home.

Is it Safe to Travel to Egypt?

You will feel safe in Egypt as the current atmosphere of the country is quite peaceful after the government took powerful measures like restructuring the entire tourist police to include all the important and tourist attractions in Egypt. Read More

What to Wear While in Egypt?

Wear whatever feels right and comfortable. It is advised to wear something light and comfortable footwear like a closed-toe shoe to sustain the terrain of Egypt. Put on sun block during your time in Egypt in the summer to protect yourself from the sun.

What are the Best Activities to Do in Egypt?

The best activity is by far boarding a Nile Cruise between Luxor and Aswan or Vise Versa. Witness the beauty of Egypt from a hot balloon or a plane and try all the delicious Egyptian cuisines and drinks plus shopping in old Cairo. Explore the allure and wonders of the red sea in the magical city resorts of Egypt like Hurghada and many more by diving and snorkeling in the marine life or Hurghada. Behold the mesmerizing western desert by a safari trip under the heavenly Egyptian skies.

What are Egypt Festival and Public Holidays?

There are a lot of public holidays in Egypt too many to count either religious or nation, the most important festivals are the holy month of Ramadan which ends with Eid Al Fitr, Christmas and new years eve. Read More

What are Special Advice for Foreign Women in Egypt?

Egypt is considered to be one of the most liberal Islamic countries but it has become a little bit conservative in the last couple of decades so it is advised to avoid showing your chest, shoulders or legs below the knees.

What are the Official Languages of Egypt?

Arabic is the official language and Most Egyptians, who live in the cities, speak or understand English or at least some English words or phrases. Fewer Egyptians can speak French, Italian, Spanish, and German. Professional tour guides, who work in the tourism sector, are equipped to handle visitors who cannot speak Arabic and they will speak enough English and other languages to fulfill the needs of all our clients.

What is the Transportation in Egypt?

The fastest way is a car, of course, a taxi. If you are in Cairo ride a white taxi to move faster or you could board the fastest way of transportation in Egypt metro if the roads are in rush hour.

What is the Weather is Like?

The temperature in Egypt ranges from 37c to 14 c. Summer in Egypt is somehow hot but sometimes it becomes cold at night and winter is cool and mild. The average of low temperatures vary from 9.5 °C in the wintertime to 23 °C in the summertime and the average high temperatures vary from 17 °C in the wintertime to 32 °C in the summertime. The temperature is moderate all along the coasts.

What are the Reasons That Make You Visit Egypt?

It is the home of everything a traveler might be looking for from amazing historical sites dating to more than 4000 years to enchanting city resorts & beaches. You will live the vacation you deserve as Egypt has everything you could possibly imagine.
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