Alexandria: Self-Guided Audio Tour on Your Phone


Our self-guided audio tour of Alexandria is perfect for those who want to explore the city at their own pace, without the hassle of a tour guide. With our detailed map and audio guide, you’ll be able to visit the most important landmarks and learn about the history and culture of this fascinating city.

Highlights of the Tour:

  • Visit the iconic Bibliotheca Alexandrina, the modern library that pays tribute to the ancient Library of Alexandria
  • Explore the Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa, a Roman-era tomb that blends Egyptian, Greek, and Roman styles
  • Admire the stunning architecture of the Qaitbay Citadel, a 15th-century fortress built on the site of the ancient Pharos Lighthouse
  • Wander through the vibrant streets of the Old Town and discover the city’s bustling markets, cafes, and shops

Itinerary: Our self-guided audio tour of Alexandria includes the following stops:

  1. Bibliotheca Alexandrina
  2. Kom El Shoqafa Catacombs
  3. Pompey’s Pillar
  4. Qaitbay Citadel
  5. Montazah Palace Gardens
  6. Alexandria National Museum
  7. Roman Amphitheater
  8. Abu Abbas Al-Mursi Mosque

Detailed Information: Our self-guided audio tour includes a detailed map of Alexandria and an audio guide that you can download on your phone. The audio guide will provide information about each landmark, as well as interesting historical facts and cultural insights. The tour does not include transportation or entry fees to the sites, but we do provide recommendations for transportation options and tips for purchasing entry tickets.

Pricing Information: The self-guided audio tour of Alexandria is priced at $25 per person. This includes the downloadable audio guide and map, as well as recommendations for transportation and entry fees.

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  • Wear comfortable shoes and clothing, as there will be some walking involved
  • Bring sunscreen, a hat, and water, as the weather can be hot and sunny
  • Plan to spend at least half a day exploring the city
  • Consider hiring a local guide or joining a group tour for a more in-depth experience

Trip Notes:

  • The tour can be customized to suit your needs, including changing the pickup time
  • The audio guide is available in multiple languages, including English, Arabic, French, and Spanish
  • The tour can be done in any order, based on your preferences and interests


Q: How do I download the audio guide? A: You will receive a link to download the audio guide after booking the tour on our website.

Q: Are entry fees included in the tour price? A: No, entry fees are not included in the tour price. However, we provide recommendations and tips for purchasing entry tickets.

Q: Can I customize the tour? A: Yes, we offer customizations to suit your needs, including changing the pickup time.