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Historic harbour city with a modern vibrancy
Located on Egypt’s shores on the Mediterranean Sea, Alexandria is a city with timeless allure and a captivating blend of history and culture. This coastal gem invites you to immerse yourself in a tapestry of ancient wonders, where legendary landmarks and architectural marvels stand as testaments to its rich heritage.
Visit the modern-day Library of Alexandria, built on the old site of one of the Seven Wonders of the World, and explore its vast collection of cultural artefacts. Marvel at the Roman amphitheatre of Kom El Dikka, a testament to the grandeur of ancient Roman entertainment. From the Mamluk period, behold the impressive Citadel of Qaitbay, standing proudly on the site of the ancient Lighthouse of Alexandria. This fortified structure offers panoramic views of the city and the sea, evoking a sense of the city’s mediaeval past. These historic landmarks in Alexandria serve as windows into the city’s glorious history, inviting you to step back in time and experience the legacy of civilisations that have shaped the region.
Delight in the city’s cosmopolitan ambiance as you stroll along its vibrant streets lined with charming cafes and boutique shops, the fusion of cultures and the aromas of local cuisine creating an enchanting atmosphere. With its Mediterranean charm and cultural treasures, Alexandria offers an unforgettable journey through time and an exploration of the city’s vibrant past.
Enjoy a leisurely stroll through the Montaza Palace Gardens, a serene oasis overlooking the Mediterranean sea
Dive into the underwater world at Abu Qir Bay and explore its sunken cities
Visit the Bibliotheca Alexandrina, a centre for learning as well as a hub for arts and culture, exhibitions, lectures, and performances
Discover the historical grandeur of Alexandria at the impressive Qaitbay Citadel, a fortress built on the site of the ancient Lighthouse of Alexandria
Alexandria gracefully merges timeless charm with lively vibrancy, creating an unmatched destination. The city's rich historical heritage, from the iconic Bibliotheca Alexandrina to the majestic Qaitbay Citadel offers an enchanting journey back in time that will leave you in awe. The coastal views and ancient landmarks weave captivating tales of historical significance, unveiling a narrative that speaks to the deep-rooted heritage of the city. With its Mediterranean charm and vibrant souks, Alexandria offers a treasure trove of cultural wonders that seamlessly blend ancient marvels with modern delights. A visit to this captivating city is a truly immersive and memorable travel adventure, immersing you in the essence of an extraordinary cultural expedition.
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Whatever you want from your Alexandria trip, our team of expert travel designers are ready to help.
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When to visit
The best times to visit Alexandria are during the spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) seasons. These periods offer milder, but still warm, temperatures and fewer crowds compared to the peak summer months. Spring brings blooming flowers and a refreshing breeze, creating a delightful atmosphere for exploring the city’s historical sites and strolling along its beautiful coast. The pleasant temperatures in autumn are ideal for enjoying outdoor activities.
March-May or September
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