synagogue of Ben Ezra ,and Amr Ibn EL-AAS mosque, the first mosque which was
built in Egypt 642A.D.You will have a lunch break ,and then you will move to
the Egyptian museum to see the fabulous collection of king TUT and much more
from our ancient Egyptian antiquities. Finally, drive back to the hotel and
After breakfast meet our tour guide (who has a license) in your hotel at 7am.You will take our air-conditioned bus and drive north to Alexandria to see:
the summer residence of Egypt's former royal family, it was built on an elevation that overlooks one of the most attractive beaches of Alexandria.
The catacombs of KOM EL-SHOKAFA:
These roman catacombs are rock-hewn in 3 tiers at depth of 100 feet. They date from the 2nd century AD.
the POMPEY PILLAR: this place contains the ruins of the Greek temple of deity serapes and the 27m. Height red granite pillar erected in297ad in memory of the roman emperor Diocletian.
THE FORT OF QUAITBAY:
this fort was built in the 15th century and it was built on the ruins of Alexandria's famous ancient pharos which was one of the 7 wonders of the ancient world.
THE ROMAN THEATER:
A small roman theater recently discovered it has 12 marble terraces in a semi-circle shape, and it is the only one of its kind in Egypt.
Then drive back to Cairo and overnight.