Schedule:Duration:Pickup Time:
Everyday5 Days / 4 Nights(Around The Clock) – Depends on the flight time.

 

Tour Highlights:

 

  • Giza Pyramids.
  • The valley temple.
  • The Sphinx.
  • The Egyptian Museum.
  • Ben Ezra Synagogue.
  • the Church of St Sergius & Bacchus.
  • the Hanging Church.
  • Church of St George.
  • Amr Ibn Al’As Mosque.
  • Salah El Din Citadel.
  • Mohamed Ali Mosque.
  • Catacombs of Kom El Shokafa.
  • Pompay’s Pillar.
  • Roman Amphitheater.
  • The library of Alexandria.
  • Manuscripts museum.
  • Castle of Qaitbay.
  • Old harbor of Alexandria.
  • Mark – the oldest church in Africa.
  • The old city-center of Alexandria.
  • Abbo Elabbas Mosque.
  • Montaza Gardens and the Palaces.
  • 3 nights in Alexandria.
  • 1 night in Cairo.
  • Lunch at local restaurant.

Accommodation :

  • Golden Accommodation:

  Tolip Alexandria Hotel.

 Le Méridien Pyramids Hotel and Spa – Steigenberger Pyramids – Ramses Hilton.

 

PricesMAY-SEPTOCT-APRILChristmas, New Year and Easter
Per Person in Triple Room580 $600 $665 $
Per Person in Double Room600 $620 $685 $
Solo traveler830 $870 $960 $

 

  • Diamond Accommodation:

Royal Mediterranean Azur –  Helnan Palestine – Hilton Corniche Hotel.

Fairmont Nile City Hotel – Kempinski Nile City – Mena House.

 

PricesMAY-SEPTOCT-APRILChristmas, New Year and Easter
Per Person in Triple Room760 $800 $965 $
Per Person in Double Room780 $820 $985 $
Solo traveler1100 $1150 $1380 $

 

  • Prices for 3* and 4* Hotels are available upon request.

Included:

  • Meet and greet service by our representatives at airport.
  • Pick up services from airport & return.
  • all transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Accommodation in Alexandria for 3 nights including bed and breakfast.
  • Accommodation in Cairo for 1 nights including bed and breakfast.
  • transfer from Alexandria to Cairo then back to Alexandria.
  • Private English Egyptologist guide.
  • Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites.
  • Mineral water on board the vehicle during the tour.
  • Lunch at local restaurant for 2 Days (drinks not included).
  • All Service charges & taxes.

Excluded:

  • Entry visa to Egypt.
  • Tipping
  • any extra not mentioned.
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Day 1: Day 1: Arrival

Welcome to AlexandriaEgypt 

Your WOW tours Egypt representative will meet and assist you at Borg el Arab or Alexandria International Airport (Arrival procedures). Then he will escort you to the hotel by exclusive air-conditioned deluxe vehicle.

At the hotel, the tour manager will assist with a smooth check-in and review your holiday itinerary with you to establish and confirm pick-up times for each tour.

Overnight in Alexandria.

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Day 2: Alexandria Day tour

After breakfast, your WOW tours Egypt tour guide will be waiting at the lobby of your hotel to start your Day tour in Alexandria.

From the moment your tour starts, your guide will give you full attention. Once in the car, your guide will talk to you about all things on the way as well as other aspects of your tour that will interest you.

You will be transferred by a modern air-conditioned vehicle to start your Day tour in Alexandria, first visit Pompay’s Pillar, (it was constructed in honor of the Emperor Diocletian at the end of the 4th century). then visit the Catacombs of Kom El Shokafa which are the largest Roman Cemetery consisting of three levels cut in the rock. Then visit the church of St. MarkThe Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria, an Oriental Orthodox church, known as Saint Mark Church. Based in Egypt, Northeast Africa and the Middle East. The head of the Church is the Patriarch of Alexandria on the Holy See of Saint Mark, who also carries the title of Coptic Pope. According to its tradition, the Coptic Church was established by Saint Mark, an apostle and evangelist, in the middle of the 1st century (approximately AD 42).

Through your drive you will see the old downtown and the local historical architecture which has baroque style designs and Italian and French style properties. After that move on to visit the Roman Amphitheater.

Next stop is the library of Alexandria; the biggest library in the world – now with 8 million books. Visit its open court where you can see the statue of Alexander the Great and the statue of Ptolemy the first, which was found underwater nearby.

You will visit the library famous Manuscripts Museum, president Saddat Museum and impressions of Alexandria Museum.

Note: Alexandria Library is closed on Fridays and on every public holiday. To enter the reading area, you will need to buy a ticket.

Have lunch at a traditional Restaurant.

 

After Lunch visit the main square of mosques in the city: The Abbo Elabbas Mosque and see old carnivals where children play on very antique funfair rides and eat candy floss.

From there 10 minutes’ drive to see Qaitbay castle which was built on the same site as the ancient Lighthouse of Alexandria one of the seven wonders of ancient world.

End your tour in the gardens of Montaza. The beautiful coastline and all the views of the city are on the way to Montaza Palace and gardens which is approx. 25 km away, including the old harbor of Alexandria where we found 7000 monuments underwater.

Once in Montaza Gardens, commonly known as the Love Garden (all romantic couples and families go there) you will visit the royal gardens of King Farouk and see the royal palaces of Haramlek and Salamlek as well as walk along the famous Montaza Bridge and reach the Tea Palace Island and see the royal beaches of the queens.

Overnight in Alexandria.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch.

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Day 3: Giza Pyramids and the Egyptian Museum

After breakfast, your WOW tours Egypt tour guide will be waiting at the lobby of your hotel to start your first Day tour in Cairo.

Start your tour in a comfortable air conditioned vehicle to visit the Glory of ancient Egypt, The Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinus. (Ticket not including entering inside the pyramids) Then visit the Great Sphinx, body of lion and head of a king; the tour also includes a visit to the Valley Temple, which belongs to Chephren the owner of 2nd pyramid.

Enjoy your lunch at local restaurant.

Then visit the Egyptian Museum, the museum displays a rare collection of 5000 years of art which is considered the largest most precious collection of Egyptian art in the world. Over 250,000 genuine artifacts are presented, including an exhibit dedicated to Tutankhamen collection of treasure, gold and jewelry which was enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years before it was discovered in 1922 by H. Carter.

From there, you will be transfer to your hotel in Cairo.

Optional:

  • Enjoy a Camel ride at the pyramids area.
  • Enjoy visiting the Solar boat museum beside the pyramids.
  • Enjoy the spectacular Sound and Light Show at the great Pyramid.
  • Enjoy a dinner on Nile cruise with belly dancer and an oriental show for 2 hours.

Overnight in Cairo.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch.

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Day 4: Old Islamic and Coptic Cairo - back to Alexandria

After breakfast, your WOW tours Egypt tour guide will be waiting at the lobby of your hotel to start your Second Day tour in Cairo.

Start your tour at Babylon fortress which was established by the Roman emperor Trajan in the 2nd century AD; Admire the Hanging Church, one of the oldest churches in Egypt, Visit the Greek Orthodox Monastery & Church of St George.

See Ben Ezra Synagogue which is located on the spot where Moses as an infant was left in the basket according to the temple traditions.

Visit the Church of St Sergius & Bacchus which is built over a cave where the Holy family had taken shelter after run away to Egypt

Visit Amr Ibn Al’as Mosque, the first and oldest mosque built in Egypt and Africa.

 

There is always time to take a panoramic photo stop in Cairo and the river Nile before you visit the Citadel of Saladin and Mohammed Ali Alabaster Mosque built in Turkish style, very similar to the Blue Mosque in Turkey.

The Mosque was designed by the architect Youssef Boushnaq, a Turkish man who came especially from Istanbul and built this great mosque for Mohamed Ali, the founder of modern Egypt, who ruled Egypt and his family after him from 1805 till 1952.

After you enjoy your Day tour in Cairo. You will transfer to your hotel in Alexandria.

 

Overnight in Alexandria.

Meals: Breakfast.

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Day 5: Departure

After breakfast, your WOW tours Egypt representative will be waiting at the lobby of your hotel to transfer you to Borg el Arab or Alexandria International airport to assist you through (Departure procedures).

Notes:

  • Comfortable walking shoes and sun hat are recommended.
  • To enter inside any pyramid required extra ticket.
  • To enter the hall of the Royal Mummies required extra ticket.

 

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