Most journeys to Egypt begin and end in Cairo, but a mere 3-hour drive from the capital will bring you to Egypt’s second largest city—Alexandria. Here’s how to visit this culturally rich seaside metropolis, at once both ancient and modern that could not feel more different from the nation’s capital.
Open Sat-Thurs 8am-4pm; Fri 8am-Noon, 1pm-4pm
4 Maydan Ibn Tulun, Cairo, Egypt
For a small tip, a museum guide will lead you through the museum, highlighting some of the more interesting items in the collection.
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- Ibn Tulun Mosque
- Islamic Cairo
- Sultan Hassan Mosque and Madrassa
- Al-Rifai Mosque (Masjid Al-Rifa'i)
- Alabaster Mosque (Mosque of Muhammad Ali)
- Cairo Citadel (Citadel of Saladin)
- Mosque of Sultan Al-Mu'ayyad
- Cave Church (St. Simon the Tanner Monastery)
- Al-Azhar Mosque
- Tahrir Square
- Mosque of Amr ibn Al-As
- Egyptian Museum (Museum of Egyptian Antiquities)
- Old Cairo (Misr Al-Qadima)
- Church of St. Barbara
- Al-Hakim Mosque