Royal Alexandria Tour From Cairo

The Royal Jewelry Museum, Alexandria, Egypt. | The Royal Jew… | Flickr


Embark on a captivating journey through Egypt’s royal heritage with the Bibliotheca Alexandrina Tour. This curated experience invites you to explore the cultural gems of Alexandria, from the renowned Bibliotheca Alexandrina to the Royal Jewelry Museum and the historic Citadel of Qaitbay. Immerse yourself in the rich history and opulence that once graced this ancient city.


  1. Bibliotheca Alexandrina: Uncover the treasures of the free Art museum and its open yard, providing a glimpse into Alexandria’s cultural richness.
  2. Royal Jewelry Museum: Marvel at a unique collection of royal jewelry, adorned with precious stones and diamonds once owned by the ruling family until 1952, including pieces from King Farouk.
  3. Citadel of Qaitbay: Explore the fortress built on the site of the ancient Lighthouse of Alexandria, a former Wonder of the World, and absorb the historical narratives from your guide.


  • Private Transfers: Enjoy the convenience of transfers to and from your hotel, ensuring a seamless and comfortable journey.
  • Knowledgeable Guide: Benefit from a knowledgeable guide who provides insightful explanations, enriching your understanding of the historical sites.
  • Inclusive Package: Admission tickets, bottled water, and all necessary taxes and charges are included, offering a hassle-free experience.


  1. Bibliotheca Alexandrina
    • Duration: 1 hour
    • Explore the complimentary Art museum and its open yard.
  2. Royal Jewelry Museum
    • Duration: 2 hours
    • Discover a unique collection of royal jewelry, featuring precious stones and diamonds that once belonged to the royal family who ruled Egypt until 1952, including items from King Farouk.
  3. Citadel of Qaitbay
    • Duration: 1 hour
    • The fortress, situated on the site of the ancient Lighthouse of Alexandria (one of the Seven Ancient Wonders of the World), offers a comprehensive exterior tour with insightful explanations from your guide.


  • Round-trip transportation from Cairo.
  • Professional English-speaking guide.
  • Entrance fees to all attractions.
  • A delectable lunch at a local restaurant.
  • Bottled water to keep you refreshed during the tour.


  • Personal expenses and souvenir shopping.
  • Gratuities for the guide and driver.

Pricing Information:

  • Adults: $140 per person
  • Children (2-12 years): $100 per child
  • Infants (under 2 years): Free

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  1. Comfortable Attire: Wear comfortable clothing and footwear to navigate the historical sites with ease.
  2. Admission Tickets: Keep in mind that admission tickets to Bibliotheca Alexandrina and the Citadel of Qaitbay are not included, so make necessary arrangements.
  3. Photography: Capture the beauty but be mindful of any photography restrictions, particularly within museum spaces.


Q: Are admission tickets included for all attractions? A: Admission tickets are included for the Royal Jewelry Museum but not for Bibliotheca Alexandrina and the Citadel of Qaitbay.

Q: Is there a dress code for the tour? A: While there is no specific dress code, it is recommended to wear comfortable clothing and footwear for ease of exploration.

Q: How long is the entire tour? A: The tour typically lasts for approximately 4 hours, providing ample time to explore each site.