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Explore Alexandria

Alexandria, a coastal gem nestled on the shores of the Mediterranean, is a city that weaves together a rich tapestry of history, culture, and natural beauty. From its ancient wonders, like the majestic Citadel of Qaitbay and the mesmerizing Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa, to the contemporary charm of its bustling streets and vibrant neighborhoods, Alexandria promises a captivating and unforgettable experience. Wander along the scenic Corniche, where the azure sea meets the vibrant cityscape, or explore the modern marvel of the Bibliotheca Alexandrina, a cultural beacon reviving the spirit of the legendary ancient library. Whether you’re delving into Alexandria’s past or embracing its present, the city’s allure and magic will leave an indelible impression.


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The best time to visit Alexandria is spring and autumn, from March to May and September to November. The weather is pleasant during these seasons, with mild temperatures and lower humidity, providing comfortable conditions for exploring the city’s attractions.


Spring brings blooming flowers and a vibrant atmosphere, making it an ideal time to stroll along the Corniche and enjoy the city’s coastal beauty. In autumn, the weather remains pleasant, and the city is less crowded, offering a more relaxed experience.


Visiting during these shoulder seasons also allows you to avoid the extreme summer heat and the peak tourist crowds during the summer months. However, if you prefer warm weather and want to experience the Mediterranean beaches, visiting Alexandria in the summer can be enjoyable, but be prepared for higher temperatures.

Visit the Citadel of Qaitbay: Explore this impressive fortress, built on the site of the ancient Lighthouse of Alexandria. Enjoy panoramic views of the city and the Mediterranean Sea from its ramparts.


Explore the Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa: Descend into the underground world of the ancient catacombs, a fascinating blend of Roman and Egyptian architecture. Admire the intricate carvings and learn about its unique history.


Discover the Bibliotheca Alexandrina: Immerse yourself in the modern revival of the ancient Library of Alexandria. Experience its vast collection of books, galleries, and cultural events, celebrating knowledge and learning.


Wander along the Corniche: Stroll along the scenic Corniche, lined with palm trees and overlooking the sea. Enjoy the fresh sea breeze and the picturesque views of the Mediterranean coastline.


Visit Pompey’s Pillar and Serapeum: Explore the historic column of Pompey’s Pillar, one of the most giant ancient monoliths in the world. Discover the remnants of the Serapeum, once a grand temple dedicated to the Egyptian god Serapis.

Explore the Montazah Palace and Gardens: Visit this picturesque royal palace and its beautiful gardens, offering a serene escape from the bustling city. Enjoy a leisurely walk amidst lush greenery and stunning sea views.


Taste Alexandria’s Cuisine: Delight in the local flavors of Alexandria’s cuisine, from seafood dishes to traditional Egyptian delicacies. Head to local eateries and street food vendors to savor the city’s diverse culinary offerings.


Visit the Roman Amphitheatre: Discover the well-preserved ruins of the Roman Amphitheatre, where ancient gladiatorial contests once occurred. Take a guided tour to learn about its historical significance.


Sunset at Stanley Bridge: Enjoy a magical sunset at Stanley Bridge, a popular spot for locals and tourists alike. Capture the breathtaking views of the Mediterranean and the iconic bridge illuminated by the setting sun.


Experience Ancient Alexandria: Uncover the city’s past by visiting the National Museum of Alexandria and the Alexandria National Library. Explore the extensive collections of ancient artifacts, manuscripts, and historical exhibits.

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