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EXPERIENCE

Your walking tour will begin at a designated meeting point in the heart of Alexandria, where you’ll be greeted by your friendly and knowledgeable guide. You’ll start with a stroll through the bustling streets and markets, immersing yourself in the sights, sounds, and smells of the city.

Start with the library of Alexandria; the biggest library in the world –Visit it’s open court where you can see the statue of Alexander the Great and the statue of Ptolemy the first, which was found underwater nearby. You will visit president Saddat Museum and impressions of Alexandria Museum. Note: Alexandria library is closed on Fridays & in public holidays. To enter the reading area you will need to purchase a ticket.(Optional ) the library’s manuscripts museum,

Al Qa’ed Ibrahim Mosque is a historical mosque located in Alexandria in Egypt. It was built in 1948 AD during the reign of King Farouk, on the centenary of the death of Ibrahim Pasha, a general in the Egyptian army and the eldest son of Muhammad Ali. The mosque was designed by the Italian architect Mario Rossi.

Continue your tour by passing through the oldest market area in Mansheya and see the traditional womens’ markets (zan’et etsetat) with very thin and narrow streets, gold market also exists here where everyone buys their wedding and engagement jewellery.
Then visit the prettiest and biggest mosque in the city: the Abbo Elabbas Mosque(photo stop), and the strangest sight outside it: an old funfair where children play on very antique funfair rides and eat candy floss.

then you’ll continue your walking tour through Alexandria’s historic landmarks, including the Citadel of Qaitbay, Along the way, your guide will share stories and anecdotes that bring the city’s history to life.
Your walking tour will end at a local café or restaurant, where you’ll have the option to relax and enjoy some refreshments (at your own expense) while reflecting on your experience in Alexandria.

The Alexandria Walking Tour – Walk Like Egyptian is a fantastic way to experience the city like a local, exploring its historic landmarks and immersing yourself in its vibrant culture. With a knowledgeable guide to show you the way, you’ll discover hidden gems and learn about the city’s rich history and traditions. This walking tour includes entrance fees, a bottle of water, and all taxes and service charges, making it an easy and stress-free way to explore Alexandria on foot

 

HIGHLIGHTS

Visit library of Alexandria
walking tour
Visit Al Qa’ed Ibrahim Mosque
Explore oldest market area in Mansheya

 

 

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