Shore Excursions From Alexandria, Egypt
Docking in Alexandria gives you easy access to two of history's most noteworthy cities, Cairo and Alexandria. Day tours in Alexandria take you to Roman and Greek tombs and ruins, as well as the site of the Alexandria's legendary lighthouse, where Qaitbey Citadel stand today. A few hours south in Cairo you can visit the Giza Pyramids, Cairo's Citadel, and Islamic Cairo.
Drive to Cairo from Alexandria Port to visit the Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx. Then head to the center of Cairo to board a boat for a lunch cruise on the Nile with delicious food and a show about Egyptian folklore before driving back to your ship in Alexandria.
For passengers on cruise ships stopping in Alexandria and Port Said. In two days in Cairo you will see the Giza Pyramids, the ancient city of Memphis, the Step Pyramid of Sakkara, the Egyptian Museum, and Islamic Cairo. Shop in Khan El Khalili before rejoining your ship in Port Said.
Leave your ship in Alexandria Port to travel west along the coast to the site of one of the most significant battles in World War II, Alamein. Visit the memorials to the fallen soldiers of all nationalities.