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We have the best range of Alexandria, Egypt Holidays. Alexandria "The Pearl of the Mediterranean". Alexandria is the second largest city is Egypt. Located in northern Egypt on the Delta of the River Nile. Lying where the river meets the Mediterranean Sea. Visited by people from the world over, to enjoy the stunning beaches and Mediterranean climate. Many Egyptians flock here from Cairo to escape the extreme heat! A holiday to Alexandria feels more like a holiday to the Med... Rather than the Middle East.

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Holiday to Alexandria, Egypt

On a holiday to Alexandria, the best places to visit are the Citadel, situated on the site of the Lighthouse of Alexandria. The lighthouse was labelled one of the seven wonders of the ancient world. Completed in 3BC it was probably one of the tallest buildings around. The largest Roman cemetery in Alexandria - Fort Qaitby is a must visit, the World War 2 cemeteries are also very interesting.

Guide to Alexandria, Egypt

Pompey’s pillar is located in Alexandria, it is the most well known ancient monuments that still stand today! Originally built in 283 in the memory of the rebel Domitius Domitianus. Other great days out are to the Alexandria Aquarium, the Alexandria Zoo and the cities top museums - The Graeco-Roman and the Royal Jewellery museums are very interesting. The Montaza Palace and royal gardens are fabulous too.

Downtown Alexandria is probably the liveliest place, lined streets of antique shops, boutiques, restaurants and cafes. The seafood available is amazing. Budget hotels are available here as well as the luxury! Make sure you visit the tomb of the Unknown Soldier whilst you’re in the district.

Alexandria, Egypt Holiday

A holiday to Alexandria cannot miss long days lazing on the stunning beaches. Maamoura Beach is the best. Lined with beautiful hotels, golden sands and luscious warm sea. Ideal for diving too. You can actually see the remains of Cleopatra’s city under the water! There are also great facilities for Golf, Tennis, horse riding and other sports facilities.

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