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Alexandria— 5 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.Alexandria is known for sightseeing, historic sites, parks, museums, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Montazah Palace Gardens, get engrossed in the history at Alexandria National Museum, browse the exhibits of Bibliotheca Alexandrina, and steep yourself in history at Fort Qaitbey.
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Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Alexandria. In February, daytime highs in Alexandria are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.
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