Embark on a fascinating day tour from Cairo to explore the historic sites of El Alamein and Alexandria. Join your knowledgeable guide as you delve into the rich history and cultural heritage of these iconic destinations.
This full-day tour takes you on a journey from Cairo to El Alamein and Alexandria. El Alamein is known for its significant role in World War II, while Alexandria boasts stunning beaches and cultural landmarks. This tour offers a chance to explore both of these places in a day trip, making it perfect for those short on time.
- Visit the El Alamein War Museum and learn about the battle that took place there during World War II
- Explore the Commonwealth Cemetery, where soldiers who died in the battle are buried
- Discover the ancient catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa in Alexandria
- Visit the Qaitbay Citadel and enjoy a panoramic view of the Mediterranean Sea
- See the Bibliotheca Alexandrina, one of the largest libraries in the world
- Early morning pickup from your hotel in Cairo
- Drive to El Alamein and visit the El Alamein War Museum
- Visit the Commonwealth Cemetery
- Continue to Alexandria and enjoy a delicious lunch
- Explore the catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa
- Visit the Qaitbay Citadel
- See the Bibliotheca Alexandrina
- Return to Cairo in the evening
- Hotel pickup and drop-off in Cairo
- Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
- English-speaking guide
- Entrance fees to El Alamein War Museum, Commonwealth Cemetery, and Kom el Shoqafa
- Food and drinks, except for lunch
- Gratuities for the guide and driver
The tour starts from $120 per person, and the price may vary based on the number of people in the group.
Children under six years old can join for free.
Tips and Advice for Travelers:
- Wear comfortable clothing and shoes for walking
- Don’t forget to bring sunscreen, sunglasses, and a hat
- Carry a small backpack with water and snacks
- Respect the local customs and traditions
- The tour is available every day
- The duration of the tour is approximately 12 hours
- This is a private tour, so the itinerary can be customized according to your preferences
- Pickup time can be adjusted based on your needs
Q: Is this tour suitable for children? A: Yes, this tour is suitable for children of all ages. Children under six can join for free.
Q: Do I need to bring my passport on this tour? A: Yes, you will need to bring your passport for identification purposes.
Q: What is the appropriate attire for visiting cultural attractions? A: It is advised to dress modestly and cover your shoulders and knees out of respect for local customs and traditions.