The Egyptian city of Alexandria attracts many visitors every year due to its fascinating history, magnificent architecture, and storied past. Sites like the Roman Amphitheater, the Citadel of Qaitbay, and the Library of Alexandria draw tourists. Furthermore, the city has stunning beaches, delicious seafood, and bustling local markets. In addition, Alexandria is a great jumping-off point for visits to Cairo and the Pyramids of Giza and other ancient Egyptian cities.

It was in this storied city that the world-famous library of Alexandria had its beginnings in the fourth century BC. Historic sites such as the Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa, the Citadel of Qaitbay, and the Roman Amphitheater are open to the public.

Several gorgeous beaches, such as Montazah Beach and Stanley Beach, can be found in this coastal city on the Mediterranean. You can find many people here enjoying the water and the sun.

The Bibliotheca Alexandrina is a contemporary library that was built as a tribute to the ancient Library of Alexandria, one of Alexandria's many cultural landmarks. There is a planetarium and a cultural centre in addition to the library's extensive book collection.

In addition to its lively nightlife, Alexandria is well-known for its wide variety of cuisine, which includes authentic Egyptian fare, seafood, and Mediterranean specialties.


  • Calendar InfoBest time to visit
    Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Oct, Nov, Dec
  • Language SpokenLanguage Spoken
    Arabic
  • WeatherWeather
    COLD Feb

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  • Travelers are advised to wear light cotton and linen clothes.
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