Alexandria

 On taking a stroll around Alexandria that lies on Egypt’s Mediterranean coast with our luxury travel Agency, people will be taken back to the Hellenistic period when Alexandria was famous for its well-stocked library and lighthouse, which made into the list of Seven Wonders.

Today, the Library was restored into the disc-shaped and high-tech Bibliotheca Alexandrina research center. Marking Alexandria’s rich history, Greco-Roman-style streets and houses, ancient cafes and European-style parks stand as a witness to its old magnificent landmarks.

Alexandria is considered the second main city in Egypt after Cairo and it has the main port in the Country where almost 75% of Egypt foreign trade passes through it.

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FAQs

Is it safe to travel to Egypt?

Firstly, let's agree that there in 100% safe place in the world. In the UK, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) does not advise against travel to most tourist destinations, but has advised against travelling to some parts of Egypt. Some areas of Egypt are deemed as no-go areas for tourists while others are classified as being safe. There is no FCO advice against travel to Cairo, Alexandria, the tourist areas along the Nile river (including Luxor, Qina, Aswan, Abu Simbel and the Valley of the Kings) and the Red Sea resorts of Sharm el Sheikh and Hurghada.

Are there shopping centers in Egypt?

Large Cities in Egypt have big shopping center with all international clothing brands, and food courts with all sorts of international and national restaurants and coffee shops, also they all have cinema theaters showing all Hollywood recent Movies. Moreover, Egypt has its own local markets selling its own traditional goods such as Khan El Khalili Market in Cairo where you can buy souvenirs for yourself and for you loved ones.

Does Egypt have a good internet and communication system?

Internet and Communication is growing in Egypt with four different communication and internet providers you can have access to internet wifi in many places in large cities in Egypt like Cairo for instance, also the network signal is good almost everywhere, you can buy yourself a Sim Card using your passport and have a subscription that suits your needs and duration of stay.

What are the religious occasion in Egypt?

Egypt has both Muslims and Christians (mostly Orthodox), thus, many different religious occasions are celebrated all around the year some of the main religious occasions are Ramadan, Eid El Fitr, and Eid El Adha for Muslims, and Christmas 7th of JAN, Easter, El Ghotas for Christians.

Attractions

Alexandria National Museum

  Taking its well-labeled exhibits from Alexandria’s other museums, the Alexandria National Museum (ANM) narrates the old grand city’s history throughout the ages, including the Pharaonic,.....More info

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Bibliotheca Alexandrina (Alexandria Library)

  Constructed in the 3rd century BC, the ancient Library of Alexandria was the city’s landmark and one of the ancient world’s most impressive libraries. Until.....More info

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Montazah Palace Gardens

  Several tourists arriving in Alexandria have never even known about the Montazah Palace Gardens, although these gardens host two authentic palaces. The first one is “Salamlek.....More info

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Pompey’s Pillar

  Standing in the rocky hilltop in the middle of Alexandria, the legend pillar is one of the largest monolithic monuments, which was erected during the.....More info

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Qaitbay Citadel (Lighthouse of Alexandria)

  Built by Sultan Al-Ashraf Sayf al-Din Qa’it Bay during the 14th century, the citadel’s main objective is to defend Alexandria from Ottoman Empire, who were.....More info

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Roman Amphitheatre (Kom El Dikka)

  The Alexandria’s Roman Amphitheatre is modest in size as most of the part of the structure is in a ruined condition, but still, it is.....More info

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The Catacombs of Kom El-Shuqafa

  Considered as the largest Roman burial site in Egypt, the catacombs of Kom El-Shuqafa consists of three tombs with the capacity up to 300 corpses......More info

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