Alexandria was the capital of Egypt, built by Alexander the Great and named after him. It is Egypt's second-largest city. So if you are looking for Egypt day trips and excursions, check our Alexandria excursions.

The city has many attractions for tourists and the locals too. The city is the main summer resort for millions of people. Alexandria was the capital of Egypt during the Greek and Roman periods. One can find many important attractions in Alexandria.


Some of the most important historical areas of Alexandria:


Qaitbay fort: One of the oldest Islamic landmarks in Alexandria, which receives large numbers of tourists throughout the year. Built in 1477 on top of the same location of the Great Lighthouse of Alexandria.

Alexandria Library:  It is considered one of the largest libraries in the world. It serves as a center for different cultures, arts and civilizations around the world. The library was opened in 2002 as a revival of the ancient library of the city

Roman Theatre: It is considered one of the most important tourist attractions in Alexandria and dates back to the Roman era.

There are many more attractions such as the catacombs, the Pompey’s pillar, Muntazah Park and the national park.

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The atmosphere in Egypt is great all year round, but the best time to make a tour in Egypt and enjoy it, is from October to April, you can enjoy Christmas tours in Egypt or New Year's Tours. And spring festivals ( Easter ).

After the danger of the Coronavirus, Egypt is one of the security countries you can visit, the situation is very stable now in Egypt, tourists enjoy tours in Egypt, with safe movement and security by the police in every region of Egypt and all tourist places in particular. Securing tourists in Egypt is the most important priority of the Egyptian government.

If you are looking for Egypt tours, best things to do in Egypt and best Egypt tour itinerary, Cairo and Luxor Aswan Nile cruise must be your first priority, visit the pyramids of Giza, enjoy Nile cruise between Luxor and Aswan and enjoy visiting the most important tourist attractions in Luxor and Aswan, you can visit the city of Hurghada or Sharm el-Sheikh Red Sea for relaxation and enjoy a lot of activities there.

Egypt has many tourist attractions that you can visit and enjoy a tour of Egypt different and unique, from the most famous tourist attractions in Egypt: The Pyramids of Giza, The Egyptian Museum, Pyramids of Saqqara, Temple of Hatshepsut, Luxor temple, and many landmarks located in each city of Egypt.

If you are looking for great tours of Egypt and perfect vacation, 5 to 8 days is perfect for a great vacation in Egypt, and you must visit Cairo and the Pyramids of Giza and enjoy the Egypt Nile cruise tour between Luxor and Aswan.

There are many Egypt Nile cruise, we recommend you choose a 5-star luxury Nile cruise, and if you are looking for private Nile River cruise you can choose Dahabiya cruises, it is only for the small-group tour, about 15 people.