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Day Tour to Al Alamein Battlefield from Alexandria

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All glory and hail to the great people who sacrificed their souls and lives for their countries.Enjoy a day trip from Cairo to the city of Al ALAMEIN where you can see the cemeteries of the commonwealth,German and Italian warriors.Al Alamein was a battle during the Western Desert Campaign fought in 1942.A crucial battle between the weakened German forces and the resurgent British,the battle marked a major turning point in the campaign, ending Axis hopes of occupying Egypt, taking control of the Suez Canal,and gaining access to the Middle Eastern oil fields.

Take a nice trip to one of the most significant battlefields during the 2nd world war in the North West of Egypt.Your tour guide will meet you at your hotel in Alexandria.You will drive to the town of al Al Alamein ,west of Alexandria 110 km (68 miles).This spot was a battlefield that witnessed an important part of the 2nd world war.You will visit the military museum which displays the old weapons, tanks, cannons and bikes of the different armies that participated in the war.You will have full description of the military actions of the leaders who took part in the war like Rommel and Montgomery.Carry on to the west of the city and look at the three memorial cemeteries of the commonwealth.The cemetery now contains 7,240 Commonwealth burials of the Second World War, of which 815 are unidentified.There are also 102 war graves of other nationalities.Then,a short drive west ,you can visit both the German and the Italian graves.Before leaving the area,enjoy a beautiful view of the blue water of the Mediterranean as you drive by the North Coast road.You will have lunch in a local restaurant.At the end of the tour,you will be taken back to the hotel.

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Schedule details:

Departs: Daily
Departure Time 08:00 AM. Earlier or later departures are available until 09:00 AM if need be. Please advise us at time of booking.
Departure Point: Tour departs from centrally located Alexandria hotels. Please advise us with your hotel information to arrange transportation services.
Return details: Tour returns to original point of departure
Duration: 7 – 8 hours (approx.)

Inclusions:

  • English-speaking Egyptologist guide.
  • Entrance fees.
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Transport on air conditioned vehicle
  • Lunch meal in a local restaurant.
  • Bottled water

Exclusions:

  • Tipping or gratituities(recommended)
  • Personal expenses

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Price

Per Person Price
 1 Person $230.00
2-4 Persons $199.00
5-8 Persons $150.00
9-16 Persons $99.00