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Private Guided Full-Day Tour to Alexandria from Cairo provided by Bes Egypt Tours

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Private Guided Full-Day Tour to Alexandria from Cairo

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 07/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 07/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
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  • 1
    Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Pompey's Pillar
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Fort Qaitbey
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission excluded
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  • 4
    Ancient Roman Amphitheater
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission excluded
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Important Information
Duration
12h
Inclusions
  • Soft drinks
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Bottled water
  • Qualified Egyptologist guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Entrance fees
  • Entry/Admission - Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa
  • Entry/Admission - Pompey's Pillar
  • Entry/Admission - Fort Qaitbey
  • Entry/Admission - Ancient Roman Amphitheater
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
74Reviews
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Culture509977 wrote a review Jun 2020
11 contributions4 helpful votes
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I love history and this trip wasn't anything short of what I expected. During the ride there Mustafa explained all of the history about Alexandria. He also explained the history of everyplace we went to and took my pictures for me. The places that I visit were the Bibliotheca
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Juan Arbelaez wrote a review Mar 2020
Bogota, Colombia106 contributions23 helpful votes
Our Last day in Egypt. We planned with high expectations to visit Alexandria. We booked the tour the day before with Bes Egypt Tours, despite the bad reviews they had on TripAdvisor. They had to pick us up at 7 a.m. at The Mena Marriott Hotel. We were at the Lobby at 6.30 in the
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Date of experience: January 2020
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YogawithCarla wrote a review Dec 2019
Manama, Bahrain19 contributions2 helpful votes
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We just completed an amazing tour lead by Fady! He was early and planned the perfect day for us. He was knowledgeable, fun and made sure we had everything we needed. I would give him 6 stars if I could!!
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Gina P wrote a review Nov 2019
Salt Lake City, Utah7 contributions8 helpful votes
The tour advertises "In Alexandria you will visit the catacombs of Kom el-Shoqafa (one of the seven wonders of the Middle Ages), Pompey's pillar and the Serapium (the temple of god Serapis), the Fort of Qaitbay (the site of the ancient lighthouse, Pharos), the Roman amphitheater
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from Bes E, Manager at Private Guided Full-Day Tour to Alexandria from Cairo
Responded 21 Feb 2020
hello. please Remove the review isn't fair one , all sites has two names
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Xenia A wrote a review Nov 2019
Nicosia, Cyprus5 contributions5 helpful votes
To begin with, both the driver and the guide were rude and they didn't provide us with snaks, soft drinks and wifi. They were late to pick us up from our hotel and the driver was driving recklessly at 160kph. Although, we are Christians, the music inside the car was sometimes
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Date of experience: November 2019
5 Helpful votes
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Response from Bes E, General Manager at Private Guided Full-Day Tour to Alexandria from Cairo
Responded 21 Feb 2020
hello we are so sorry to hear that we stopped the tour guide and Driver for work with bes Egypt-tours again
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About the operator

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Best tour guides
Had the greatest time with these guys I highly recommend Mohammed and Ahmed had fun with and laughed. Use these guy
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theronhaynes43
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Airport pick up
Our luggage took ages to arrive from our plane but we were pleasantly surprised when our guide met us with a friend
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SCAMMERS & CHEATERS
Please do not use this guy's service. We waited at airport for one hour, no one came to pick us up & no one calle
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vimcent
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A trustworthy arrival transfer with Mr Tamer!
We got in touch with Mr Tamer via WhatsApp. He reassures and checks on us several times before and after flight, pr
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Bryan1701
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Fun experience
Although very touristy, it was a fun experience. Close to major hotels, and a short taxi ride, or book through an a
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chrismarq
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Outstanding guide and a fun, worry-free day
Ahmed was the ideal guide. It's obvious he's plugged into the pyramid 'scene' and knows everyone in both Giza and S
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JENNIFERB687
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Great , Friendly and Efficient Service.
We were totally happy with the transfer service from Tamer, who collected us efficiently from the airport and took
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I6233ULcourtneys
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Great tour!
Mustafa was AWESOME! A trained Egyptologist and friendly guy—he made our tour really informative and fun. I would d
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E3498NErobt
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Great experience!
The driver and guide were on time, and made wonderful (and successful) suggestions to avoid the worst of the traffi
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Spudmum64
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Cairo Airport transfer
Excellent. Fady met us right at the exit door of the baggage hall. Took us straight to or hotel. Super easy. Supe
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peacefullytread
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Good tour
It’s a you get what you pay for, it was a superb value and very efficient , guide was good and for most would be ev
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bharatsingh50
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Great guided tour
Very happy with Hussein as the tour guide. Very friendly and sensitive to our needs. Would recommend his name for a
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Heidi N
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Best experience - company made our trip EPIC
I can’t say enough good things about this tour company. Our flight arrived late and we were worried that we’d be st
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James G
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Nile Cruise with Fady
Had a lovely evening. Plenty of food and entertainment, both of great quality. It was louder than I expected but th
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SueWillis155
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Airport transfer
Our lovely driver rep met us on time, came looking for us. Made the transfer so easy & effortless. Car was clean &
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Key Details
  • Duration: 12h
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