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Private Guided Full-Day Tour to Alexandria from Cairo

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    What to Expect
    Founded by Alexander the Great in 334 B.C. and capital of Egypt for about 1,000 years, Alexandria was one of the most important cities of the Mediterranean and was second only to Rome. Now it is the second biggest city of Egypt and the biggest city bordering the Mediterranean. Your guide will pick you up from your accommodation at 7am with a modern a/c van with WiFi on board. The journey takes about 3 hours each way.

    In Alexandria you will visit the catacombs of Kom el-Shoqafa (one of the seven wonders of the Middle Ages), Pompey's pillar and the Serapium (the temple of god Serapis), the Fort of Qaitbay (the site of the ancient lighthouse, Pharos), the Roman amphitheater and the New Library of Alexandria.Lunch in a seafood restaurant is included. At the end of the tour you will be transferred back to your hotel.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Any hotel in Cairo
    Departure Time
    7:00 AM
    Duration
    12h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • WiFi in your van
    • Snacks on the road
    • Soft drinks
    • Fuel surcharge
    • Local taxes
    • Bottled water
    • Lunch at a quality seafood restaurant overlooking the Mediterranean
    • Qualified Egyptologist guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Private tour
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
    • Entrance fees
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    I booked the tour for 5 people, later I added 2 more persons to our group, but on the day of tour, one person couldn’t make it, the tour accommodated our needs, which we really appreciate. Our tour guide Sameh and his driver provided us a nice comfortable van with free bottled
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    We had a very bad experience with the driver. He drove at 200k or more per hour. Due to this, I couldn’t fully enjoy the whole experience. I feared for my life. The tour guide was terrible, didn’t explained much and didn’t seem to care. We’ve also realised upon arrival that we
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    I booked this trip on Viator. The actual tour company is Lets Explore Egypt and our tour guide was Samaa (I think that's how it's spelled or maybe it's spelled Asmaa sorry). First off, the tour guide said we can only go to 4 locations where it is listed as we can go to 5
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    Response from Bes E, Public Relations Manager at Private Guided Full-Day Tour to Alexandria from Cairo
    Responded 5 days ago
    Hello Dear valued customer Let me indicate for you some points for 1- walking to find car , Beside even historical places is not allowed for car to park them kind of security of the Egyptian government we secure our tourists 2- for Lunch both of 2 restaurants that you are Excellent so you have orderd chicken as the tour guide told us even this is set menu offers by the company even our tour is budget for Alexanderia 3 Explaining inside the library is not allowed for the tour guide explain inside the library we are respect the rullers Hope you got our points and it was out of our Hands Hope you will have A Nice Experince Next time with us Best Regards
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    We had a few days in Cairo before we started a group tour and wanted to see Alexandria on one of these days. I saw this website "Let's Explore Egypt" which had a great itinerary and entry into all the great sights Alexandria has to offer. Both HiMa and Bassem were knowledge and
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    It was a very welcoming, comfortable, interesting and beautiful experience with our guides, thank you!
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