Find best things to do in Alexandria, enjoy full day tour to Alamein & Alexandria, travel west of Alexandria to see the memorial cemetery and museum from the famous battle of El Alamein. Then, return to Alexandria to visit the Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa tombs, Qaitbey Citadel and other sites around Alexandria before returning to port.
Alexandria Port / El-Alamein / Alexandria
Sarandeep Tour guide will pick you up from Alexandria Port and accompany you to visit Al Alamein World War II remains and cemeteries.
Start at El Alamein military museum, the best place to visit in order to achieve an understanding of World War II story in Egypt.
You will see heavy equipment from World War II, old weapons, tanks, flights, bikes and more. Also you will see the descriptions actions of Montgomery, Rommel and the others participated in the battle are all on display.
Continue to visit the WW II Cemeteries, where you will see the citadel looks like cemeteries is the final resting place for Common wealth, Greek, Italian and German soldiers.
Drive to Alexandria to visit the Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa, the largest Roman necropolis in Alexandria.
Move on to see Pompey’s pillar, an impressive open museum and one of the finest archaeological examples of the Greco-Roman Period in Egyptian history.
Proceed to visit Qaitbay citadel, built in 1477 ad, on the site of the Pharos Island on the place of the ancient Alexandria lighthouse.
And then transfer back to your cruise ship.