North Coast, Matrouh 7 Days/6 Nights
Cairo is the city of dreams. It is everything that one would want and expect of such an ancient city. It has one of the 7 wonders of the ancient world as well as vibrancy, color, stunning architecture, labyrinths of narrow, bustling streets, quiet corners where people drink tea and smoke the water pipes watching the world go by and the ever-buzzing bazaars where you will be swept up in the moment.
Alexandria, known as "The Pearl of the Mediterranean", has an atmosphere that is more Mediterranean than Middle Eastern; its ambience and cultural heritage distance it from the rest of the country although it is actually only 225 km. from Cairo. Where the Pharos Lighthouse once stood, is now occupied by the Fort of Quit Bay, out on the area that circles up around the top of Eastern Harbor forming the eastern section of the top of the. Heading south from the Fort of Quit Bay, we come to the stunning Abu El-Abbas Mosque. West of this is the Anfushi Tombs, some of the oldest in Alexandria and well worth a visit.
The Northern Coast of Egypt "El Sahel El Shamali", north coast, commonly shortened to "El Saḥel - the coast", extends for about 1,050 km along the Mediterranean Sea from the eastern side of the Sinai Peninsula at the Egypt-Gaza border to the western village of Sallum at Egypt's border with Libya. It is one of the longest Mediterranean coastlines in North Africa.
Day 1: Cairo (D), arrive at Cairo Airport where our representative will meet and assist you through customs and then you claim your baggage. You will be transferred to your selected Hotel for a free evening, overnight at your Hotel.
Day 2: Cairo/Alexandria (B.L.D), after breakfast check out from hotel and leave your luggage our friendly guide will accompany you to the awe-inspiring Pyramids and Sphinx at Giza to be transported back to the time of the ancient Egyptians. After typical Egyptian lunch will drive you towards Alexandria North Coast. Check-in Hotel and overnight at your Hotel.
Day 3: Alexandria (B.L.D), following the early breakfast, we start by visiting the Old Harbor, Catacombs, and Roman Museum, followed by a lovely lunch. Later on in the day, you can tour the city as you please, till dinner time and overnight at the hotel.
Day 4: Alexandria, (B.D), Marsa Matrouh After breakfast, we hit the road towards Alamein (60km), and visit the WWII Museum and the War Memorial. Moving on, we reach Marsa Matruh and check-in the hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 5: Marsa Matrouh (B.D), spend a free day at leisure, and enjoy the marvelous beach of Marsa Matrouh.
Day 6: Marsa Matrouh (B.D), free day at leisure.
Day 7: Marsa Matrouh/Cairo (B), breakfast and free time followed by check out to be transfered back to Cairo international airport for your final departure flight.
- Arrival / Departure: Airport transfers included.
- Transport: Private air-conditioned mini-van.
- Accommodation: 5* Hotel.
- Meals: (B) Breakfast (L) Lunch (D) Dinner as per daily itinerary.
- Guides: Egyptologist guide in all the sites.
- Tours: Entrance fees included.