Get excited by sightseeing tour to visit the Islamic and Coptic sites in Cairo from Alexandria Port. See Salah El Din Citadel where Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque stays, also Al Gowhara palace built by Mamluks and Ottmanian. Then proceed to Ibn Toloun Mosque, the Museum of Gair Anderson, the Hanging church, St. Sergius and Coptic Museum.
Your Egypt Tours Egyptologist guide will pick you up from Alexandria Port by the cruise exit door. Then enjoy a shore excursion and a day trip from Alexandria to Cairo, approximately 2 ½ hours by a luxurious air-conditioned vehicle. In this tour, you will have a comprehensive idea about the Coptic, Jewish and Islamic history of Egypt. Get excited by sightseeing of the Islamic and Coptic sites in Cairo. First, see Saladin Citadel where the Alabaster Mosque of Mohamed Ali was built in 1830. Then proceed to Ibn Toulon Mosque which is the best-preserved mosque in Cairo with its unique tower. Carry on having your lunch at local restaurant. Then we will move on to Old Cairo where you will discover the Roman fortress, the Hanging church, also called Al Mo’allaka church, then to Abu Serga Church which sheltered the holy family. Look at the oldest Jewish synagogue in Cairo. Drive back to Alexandria to board your ship.
Day trip to Islamic and Coptic Cairo From Alexandria Port
Pick up services from Alexandria Port (by the cruise exit door).
All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle.
Private English Egyptologist guide.
Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites.
Mineral water on board the vehicle during the tour.
Lunch meal at local restaurant in Cairo.
Shopping tours in Cairo.
All Service charges & taxes.
Any optional not mentioned in the itinerary.