Tours in Alexandria Code OPX 1
 
 

Full day
Excursion to the city of Alexandria, which was named after the Alexander the Great. Highlights include the Greco-Roman Museum, The Pompey Pillar, Catacombs of Kom El Shokafa, the Fort of Quaitbay and the
Library of Alexandria.

Alexandria Tours
Greco-Roman Museum (Filled by collection, which covers the period from the 3rd Century BC to the 7th century AD Like Mummies, Hellenistic statues, bust of Roman Emperors, Tanagra figurines & early Christian antiquities).
 Follow by a visit to
the Roman Theater (A theater with marble seats up to 800 spectators, Galleries, Section of mosaic flooring & a pleasure garden surrounded by Roman Villas & baths). Follow by lunch.
 Then a visit to
the Catacomb of Kom El-Shoqafa (Tombs on three levels, also contains The Triclinium where relatives used to sit on stone benches to feast the dead, a center with relieves of bearded serpents.
 Inside, there are 2nd Century AD statues of Sobec & Anubis wearing Roman Armor), Then visit
the Montazah Garden and Alexandria Library.

 
 
 

 

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