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Touring Alexandria in Egypt

Alexandria in the region of Alexandria with its 3,811,516 citizens is located in Egypt - some 111 mi or ( 178 km ) North-West of Cairo , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Alexandria

Time in Alexandria is now 11:17 AM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Cairo " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Nicosia, Tanta, Kafr ash Shaykh, Izbat Muhsin Basha, and Khurshid. Being here already, consider visiting Nicosia . We collected some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Check out our recommendations for Alexandria ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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0:52 min by amr youseff
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مدينة سيتى لايت بالاسكندرية ارقى الوحدات السكنية اكبر مول تجارى بالاسكندرية اكبر سوق للذهب والمجوهرات بالاشرق الاوسط http ..

Best Photos near Alexandria, Egypt - Incl. Alexandria Mosque 1, Fort Qaitbay, Pyramids

1:29 min by tripadvisorTRIPWOWf
Views: 834 Rating: 0.00 The best pictures of Alexandria taken by travel bloggers at the web's premier travel blogging platform. Slideshow created at by TripAdvisor™. Top Pics ..

Alexandria - the search for sunken ruins Technotrekker's photos around Alexandria, Egypt

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Preview of Technotrekker's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor™ TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about thes ..

A 5 minute drive along the coast of Alexandria, Egypt

5:01 min by geneintheuk
Views: 572 Rating: 5.00

I've recently been to Alexandria for two days and on the way back from a tour I decided to leave the camera on and take a 5 minute trip along the scenic coastal road in this exotic city. We pass the f ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Alexandria Higher Institute of Engineering and Technology

Alexandria Higher Institute of Engineering and Technology (AIET) is a private institute of higher education founded in 1996 and owned by "Mohamed Ragab Foundation for social Development" which is an organization registered under No. SR 1075 with the Egyptian Government.

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Located at 31.22 29.95 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Education in Alexandria, Educational institutions established in 1996

Alexandria Zoo

The Alexandria Zoo is a zoo close to the Smouha neighborhood in Alexandria, Egypt. The zoo charges an entrance fee, this allows guests to walk around the zoo and view a selection of animals from around the world..

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Located at 31.20 29.94 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Alexandria, Parks in Egypt, Visitor attractions in Alexandria

Graeco-Roman Museum

The Graeco-Roman Museum of Alexandria in Egypt was created in 1892. It was first built in an 5-room apartment, inside one small building in Rosetta Street (later Avenue Canope and now Horriya). In 1895, it was transferred to another, larger building near Gamal Abdul Nasser Street.

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Located at 31.24 29.96 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: 1892 establishments in Egypt, Archaeological museums in Egypt, Egyptological collections in Egypt, Museums established in 1892, Museums in Alexandria

Royal Jewelry Museum

The Royal Jewelry Museum is an art and history museum in the Zizenia neighborhood of Alexandria, Egypt. It is located in the former palace of Princess Fatma Al-Zahra'. Its halls contain an inestimable collection of jewels and jewelry of the Muhammad Ali Dynasty. 19th century paintings, statues, and decorative arts are also exhibited in the rooms and lobbies. The museum was first inaugurated on 24 October 1986. After several years of renovations and expansion it was reopened in April 2010.

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Located at 31.24 29.96 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: 1986 establishments in Egypt, Art museums and galleries in Egypt, Art museums established in 1986, Decorative arts museums, History museums in Egypt, Jewellery museums, Muhammad Ali Dynasty, Museums in Alexandria

Faculty of Engineering, Alexandria University

The Faculty of Engineering, Alexandria University was established in 1941.

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Located at 31.21 29.92 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: Alexandria University, Educational institutions established in 1941


Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Alexandria