Alexandria is a city created by Alexander the Great in 332 BC and with a history very different from any of the other cities in Egypt.and, it was the capital of Egypt during the Roman time in 30 BC as well.
Alexandria is situated on the Mediterranean coast of Egypt, 179 Km (111 miles) North of Cairo. It is Egypt’s second largest city, after Cairo you can reach it by train or private van (3 hours driving) or by Cruise.
As Alexandria has a major seaport which is a popular stopping point for ocean going cruises and many visitors experience Egypt by arriving here.
In this page you will visit the most famous sites in Alexandria.