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Alexandria— 3 nights
Known for its turbulent and eventful past, the port city of Alexandria retains a historic charm and atmosphere, boasting thousands of years of Egypt's cultural heritage.Fort Qaitbey and Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa will appeal to history buffs. The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Bibliotheca Alexandrina, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mamoura Beach, delve into the distant past at Roman Amphitheatre, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Deir Anba Bishoi.
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In February, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.
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