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12 hours Greek Roman Alexandria day tour from Cairo Giza hotels

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

Your guide for the day will pick you up and transfer you, cutting across 220 Kilometers of the Western desert from Cairo is the city of Alexandria, the bride of the Mediterranean Sea. The trip takes about 3 hours.


Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Pompey's Pillar, Alexandria Egypt

Next is a visit to the Bombay's Pillar which was built in 297 AD for the Roman Emperor Diocletian. The Pillar itself is a 9 meters / 29 feet in circumference and it is said that 22 people could lunch on the capital, or flat top of the Pillar.

The day ends with a visit to the Catacomb of Komel-Shokafa. These tombs were tunneled into the bedrock in the age of the Antonine emperors (2nd century A.D.) for a single wealthy family still practicing the ancient religion. These tombs represent the last existing major construction for the sake of the old Egyptian religion.

Following stop for lunch ,  you will visit from outside Alexandria Library  and the fort and Citadel of Qaitbay, which was built around 1480 by the Mamluk Sultan Qaitbay. It is believed to rest on the site and to be built from the stones of the Pharos lighthouse, one of the seven wonders of the ancient world.

At the ends of the day return to Cairo.

Duration: 2 hours
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Traveler pickup is offered
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10h
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  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Bottled water
  • Qualified Egyptologist guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Landing and facility fees
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  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
  • entry fees
  • Entry/Admission - Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa
  • Entry/Admission - Pompey's Pillar
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  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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Reviewed 16 July 2019

Ehab my guide and Assem my driver were very friendly and fun!! Ehab is very knowledgeable and answered all our questions all the time and he was great. Assem is a great driver and we felt safe all the time while on The road. We...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Etch168, Owner at Hesham Egypt Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2019

Dear our respected client , , We would like to thank you for your time to write for us your feedback and review ...we are happy to show you Egypt by our local eyes our goal to make sure you have unforgettable experience We hope...More

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