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The best Alexandria itineraries

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"Alexandria is usually colder than Cairo (more about Cairo itineraries), whereas Upper Egypt is warm, even during the winter."passportandplates.com
"Alexandria is not nearly as desirable for snorkeling or diving as the Red Seas given its poor water quality and lack of rich sea life."independenttravelcats.com
"Alexandria is located in north central Egypt along the coast of the Mediterranean Sea."independenttravelcats.com
"Alexandria is an easy to get to as well since it sits across the Potomac River from Washington DC."casualtravelist.com
"Alexandria is so much relaxed than Cairo (plan Cairo itineraries), such a wonderful place to visit and enjoy."heatheronhertravels.com
"Alexandria is a must-go in a five-day itinerary in Egypt."thetravellingsquid.com

North Egypt

Alexandrias location

Alexandria at a glance

Historic
Culture
Nature
Food
Desert
Architecture
Very Touristic
Calm City
River
Art

3,810,000

Population

3-5 nights

Recommended

Cheap (2 of 5)

Level of costs

Around Alexandria

Airports:

El Nouzha Airport (ALY)

Borg El Arab International Airport (HBE)

About Alexandria

Alexandria is a world city in the country Egypt with a population of 3,811,516. Besides in Alexandria you find many historic places. Alexandria is in northeast Egypt. Besides adore the wonderful walks along the sea at Alexandria. Alexandria offers you the possibility to relax next toby a lake. Besides it fits perfect for a cultural trip.

Things to do

5. Get a good night’s sleep in style at the Kimpton Lorien Hotel and Spa. The Kimpton Lorien Hotel and Spa-25 Things to do in Old

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Old Town Alexandria, Virginia is a US vacation destination, great romantic getaway, amazing Washington, DC suburbs and close to Wa

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6. Spite House

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With a unique mix of European charm and American history Alexandria is one of my favorite weekend getaways in Virginia. While it’s

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Eat & drink

VIRGINIA, ALEXANDRIA WITH KIDS – On the banks of the Potomac River, across from Washington, DC, sits the pretty colonial town of A

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There are a few walking tours through Old Town Alexandria that stop at Mercy Street sites (another war hospital and today a museum

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General

» Alexandria VA: Making Life Happy for Dogs, Presidents, and Visitors Alike You’ll find a slew of information including a self-gui

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SHOP Alexandria

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I was particularly surprised about the café culture in Alexandria. There were so many trendy cafés along the strip and in the city. ...

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9. You can visit the catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa

16 thoughts on “15 Reasons Why You Should Visit Alexandria Egypt & Why it’s Worth it!”

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Itinerary

The Great Library of course no longer exists although it was believed to have been one of the most significant sites of the ancien

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Accommodation

After a day of shopping the independent shops in Alexandria spoil yourself at the luxurious Kimpton Lorien Hotel & Spa. ...

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It’s an elegant building with lots of stories to share, including being the epicenter for war planning during WWII. Locals say t

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There are two other boutique hotels in town. The Federal style Morrison House, Autograph Collection ...

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