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Things to Do In Alexandria

  • Stroll along the Corniche from Ras El Tin till Montazah and drink in the exotic view of the white Mediterranean sands.
  • Visit the Church of the Sacred Heart (St. Francis Order). View its religious art in icons, murals, figurines and its exquisite stained glass artwork.
  • Be sure to enter the Bibliotheca Alexandria on the Corniche, which houses the largest reading space in the world and also has four museums inbuilt with displays of ancient manuscripts and antiquities.
  • Take a trip to Pompeys Pillar (burial ground of the Roman General Pompey).
  • Go down the tunneled Catacombs of Kom el Shouqafa and see ancient Greco Roman architecture with bearded serpents wearing the double crown of Upper and Lower Egypt.
  • Shop or browse at Souk El-Attarine (market). The maze of streets and pedestrian walkways lined with all kinds of shops filled with antiquities, exquisite glassware, costumes and stage jewelry will amaze you.
  • Have your breakfast or a buffet lunch at The Athineos and admire its ornamental high ceilings and walls, its art décor and delicious Greek cuisine.
  • Dive into the underwater museum at the Island of Pharos and see the archeological remnants of the past. 
  • Pay a visit to the markets- The open air Il Mercato , Genena Mall and The El- Dahar Bazaar are bustling with local tradesmen selling everything from antiquities to knick-knacks.
  • Stroll along the Corniche from Ras El Tin till Montazah and drink in the exotic view of the white Mediterranean sands.
  • Visit the Church of the Sacred Heart (St. Franc...

Free Things to Do In ALEXANDRIA

Take a walk through Bibliotheca Alexandrina. It is one of Alexandria’s oldest libraries and is worth visiting.

Stroll through the flea markets in Alexandria as they are beautiful and you may never know what treasures you may find there!

Stroll through Montazah Palace ...

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