Cairo & Alexandria Tour from Port Said port, your Cruise Ship is going to arrive at Port Said port then Departure from Alexandria port allowing 2 day port trip in Egypt, sightseeing of Cairo visit the pyramids, Sphinx & Egyptian museum, inAlexandria visit Catacomb, Pompey’s Pillar, Qaitbey Fort & Library (Bibliotheca). Return to cruise ship at Alexandria Port, Egypt Shore Excursions.
Day Tour 1: Drive from port Saied to Cairo
Day Tour 1: Drive from port Saied to Cairo and visit Giza Pyramids, Egyptian museum (L)
Pick up from Port Said Port by your own private guide who will accompany you to a guided tour. Drive to Cairo and the journey will take around 4hours with a stop half way for break. Upon reaching Cairo head straight forward to visit the marvelous pyramids of Giza and learn about the history and secrets of the pyramids, then see the mysterious image of the giant Statue of Sphinx as a man –headed Lion guarding the pyramids forever. After a short break for lunch (Local restaurant) you continue your tour to down town Cairo to visit the Egyptian Museum and see the priceless collection of artifacts including King Tut Ankh Amen collection. Transfer to your hotel to check in for overnight in Cairo Hotel.
Day Tour 2: Alexandria city tour Catacom
Day Tour 2: Alexandria city tour Catacombs, Pompey’s Pillar, Qaitbey fortress (B-L)
Following morning, start drive to Alexandria City, journey will take 3 hours with a break half way and upon reaching Alexandria, you start your tour by visiting the old quarter of the city which includes the underground tunnels known as the Catacombs at Kom el Shukafa dated back to the 1st century, you will then proceed to visit The Pompey’s Pillar, built at the ancient Acropolis ofAlexandria of one monolith of granite rock as a memorial. Continue your tour to visit Qaitbey fortress (outside view), here once the ancient Light House stood(One of the seven wonders of the ancient world). After a short break for Lunch (Sea Food in a Local Restaurant), you proceed to visit The Library of Alexandria which has been recently reconstructed almost in the same location of the ancient library and forms a big landmark of Alexandria today. After tour finishes, you will be transferred back to your cruise ship in Alexandria Port Check your international Cruise Lines Schedule Docking at Alexandria Port