8 days in Alexandria Itinerary

8 days in Alexandria Itinerary

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Alexandria
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Alexandria

Alexandria
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to El Alamein (El Alamein War Cemetery & El Alamein War Museum). Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Montazah Palace Gardens, admire the landmark architecture of Bibliotheca Alexandrina, explore the ancient world of Pompey's Pillar, and get engrossed in the history at Alexandria National Museum.

To see maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Alexandria trip tool .

If you are flying in from United Arab Emirates, the closest major airport is Borg El Arab International Airport. In May, daily temperatures in Alexandria can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Alexandria

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Parks

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El Alamein
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Mamoura Beach
Mamoura Beach
Montazah Palace Gardens ©
Montazah Palace Gardens
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Fort Qaitbey

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