This private tour will take you on a journey through Alexandria’s rich history, exploring the iconic landmarks that have made this city a hub of cultural and intellectual life for centuries. From the legendary Library of Alexandria to the historic Citadel of Qaitbay, this tour is a must for anyone interested in archaeology, architecture, and ancient history.
This tour is perfect for travelers who want to explore Alexandria on foot and in style. With the help of an expert guide, you’ll discover the city’s most famous landmarks and attractions, including the Bibliotheca Alexandrina, the Royal Jewelry Museum, and the Citadel of Qaitbay. You’ll also get a chance to relax and take in the sights from the comfort of a traditional horse-drawn carriage.
- Explore the Bibliotheca Alexandrina, a modern architectural wonder
- Visit the Royal Jewelry Museum and admire its collection of stunning jewelry and artifacts
- Discover the Citadel of Qaitbay, a medieval fortress overlooking the Mediterranean Sea
- Take a leisurely carriage ride through the streets of Alexandria
- Enjoy the company of a knowledgeable guide who will provide insights into the city’s history and culture
- Meet your guide at the designated meeting point in Alexandria
- Start your walking tour at the Bibliotheca Alexandrina, where you’ll admire the modern architecture and learn about the library’s history and significance
- Walk through the streets of Alexandria and see the city’s main attractions, including the Royal Jewelry Museum and the Citadel of Qaitbay
- Take a break from walking and enjoy a relaxing carriage ride through the city’s streets
- End your tour at the starting point
- Professional guide
- Carriage ride
- Entrance fees to the Royal Jewelry Museum and the Citadel of Qaitbay
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Food and drinks
- Adults: $60
- Children (under 12): $30
Tips and Advice for Travelers:
- Wear comfortable shoes and clothing suitable for walking
- Bring a hat, sunglasses, and sunscreen to protect yourself from the sun
- Don’t forget to bring a camera to capture the stunning sights
- Follow the guide’s instructions and stay with the group
- Bring some cash for souvenirs and snacks
- This tour involves a moderate amount of walking, so it may not be suitable for those with mobility issues.
- The carriage ride may not be suitable for those who are allergic to horses or have a fear of animals.
- This tour is available in English, French, German, Italian, and Spanish.
Q: Is hotel pickup and drop-off included in the tour? A: No, hotel pickup and drop-off are not included in the tour. You will need to make your own way to the designated meeting point.
Q: Can I customize the tour to suit my needs? A: Yes, we offer customizations to suit the needs of our travelers, including changing the pickup time.