An Egyptologist guide will pick you up from Alexandria Port by the cruise exit door. Then enjoy a shore excursion and a day trip from Alexandria to Cairo, approximately 2.5-hours by a luxurious air-conditioned vehicle. In this tour you will have a comprehensive idea about the Coptic, Jewish and Islamic history of Egypt. Get excited by sightseeing of the Islamic and Coptic sites in Cairo. First, see SalaDin Citadel where the Alabaster Mosque of Mohamed Ali was built in 1830.
Then proceed to Ibn Tuloun Mosque which is the best preserved mosque in Cairo with its unique tower. Carry on to have your lunch at local restaurant. Then we will move on to Old Cairo where you will discover the Roman fortress, the Hanging church, also called Al Mo'allaka church, then to Abu Serga Church which sheltered the holy family. Look at the oldest Jewish synagogue in Cairo.
Drive back to Alexandria to board your ship.