Shore Excursions from Alexandria Port
Enjoy overnight Shore Excursions from Alexandria Port to visit Cairo and Giza Pyramids, then discover Alexandria city, the second Capital of Egypt and the pearl of the Mediterranean Sea, finally we transfer you back to Alexandria Port.
|Cairo / Giza / Alexandria|
Pick Up / Drop Off Point
|Duration||2 Days / 1 Night|
|Pick up services from Alexandria Port and return (by the cruise exit door).
All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle.
Private Egyptologist guide during the day trips.
Mineral water on board the vehicle during the tour.
2 Lunch meals during your trips.
Shopping tours in Cairo.
Entrance fees for all Sightseeing mentioned.
One Night Accommodation in Cairo at 5* Hotel.
One breakfast at 5* Hotel.
All service charges and taxes.
|Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary.
“Egypt Tours Portal” Representative will pick you up from Alexandria Port by the cruise exit door then you will be transferred by an air-conditioned vehicle to Cairo where you will visit:-
Giza Pyramid Complex:
The complex includes three main pyramids, six little pyramids, the great sphinx and the Valley Temple. The complex dates back to the 4th dynasty 2400 years B.C.
The Great Pyramid:
It is the oldest and largest of the three pyramids of Giza plateau and the only one to remain intact from the 7 Wonders of the Ancient World. The height of the great pyramid is 147m, the number of stones used in construction is 2,300,000 and it took twenty years to be built.
The Great Sphinx:
It is the largest statue in the world, standing 73 m. long, 19 m. wide, and 20 m height. It is the oldest known monumental sculpture.
The Valley Temple:
A Granite mortuary temple used by Ancient Egyptians for the mummification process and this is the only remaining one at Giza plateau.
Lunch will be served at Pyramids/ Nile view restaurant, then move to visit:-
The Egyptian Museum:
The museum displays a rare collection of 5000 years of art. Over 250,000 genuine artifacts are presented, including an exhibit dedicated to Tutankhamen collection of treasure, gold and jewellery which was enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years.
Overnight in Cairo at 5* hotel.
Enjoy a private tour to Alexandria joining your own private Egyptologist guide to visit :-
A Roman burial site whose family tomb reveals the merging of Egyptian and Roman art and architecture. Descend below ground to visit the tomb and Caracalla Hall.
Back above ground, continue to :-
An 82-foot (25-meter) granite column built to honor Emperor Diocletian, who freed the besieged city and brought food to its starving people.
Continuing to :-
the Citadel of Quitbey:
A 15th-century fortress located on the Mediterranean sea coast. It was established in 1477 AD by Sultan Al-Ashraf Qa’it Bay. The Citadel is situated on the same place of the Pharos Island
Lunch will be served at a sea food restaurant, then you will finish your tour by a visit :-
A copy of every book published in the world is kept in the library, making it one of the great literary sites in the world. The library also houses several exhibitions relating to the history of Egypt and a display of rare antique books.