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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Library
“4 million books in this vast modernist library with curving facade, plus 4 museums and a planetarium. The staff are very friendly. One can can enjoy the library and museums in the morning and at night attend an event like musical concerts according to the event they are holding that day.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Establishment
“Well maintained castle built by a 15th century sultan near the sea. kiosks nearby in the street provide good collections for souvenirs from the sea but always try to bargain with the sellers to get better prices.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“this is one of Alexandria heritage from the Mohamed Ali Pasha Family Era lasting with King Farouk the last ruling king of Egypt. This was his vacation palace , it has amazing gardens and architecture for sight seeing. It also have alot of restaurants within the palace and coffee shops to spend time and grab lunch or have dinner there. It also have some water sports on the beaches of the palace.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Famous brands are there, many outlets for eating, movies theaters also are there”
  • 3 locals recommend
History Museum
“Historic palace museum housing jewelry pieces, paintings and sculptures from the Muhammed Ali dynasty.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“The biggest shopping mall in town. Yet, you can only go there by a car. So you can take a taxi or oder uber.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Premise
“its a great historical place with a amazing view and its only 10 minutes away”
  • 3 locals recommend
Food
$$$
  • 1 local recommends
Shopping Centre
“"shops and shops and shops plus a noisy funfair, snooker hall, bowling alley, food court, cineplex, Hilton hotel, and a gaudy 'Roman temple' housing a conference and marriage centre"”
  • 2 locals recommend
Museum
“The Alexandria National Museum is a museum in Alexandria, Egypt. It was inaugurated the 31 December 2003 by Hosni Mubarak and it is located in a renovated Italian style palace in Tariq Al-Horreya Street. The building used to be home to the United States consulate”
  • 1 local recommends
Spa
“this is one of the most luxurious destinations in Alexandria. Fine Dining, luxury Beach and pool service, and SPA. service in this place is superb”
  • 1 local recommends
Mosque
“The Abu al-Abbas al-Mursi Mosque is an Egyptian mosque in the city of Alexandria. It is dedicated to the 13th century Murcian Andalusi Sufi saint Abul Abbas al-Mursi, whose tomb it contains. It is located in the Anfoushi neighborhood of Alexandria, near the Citadel of Qaitbay”
  • 2 locals recommend

Top restaurants

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  • 1 local recommends
Café
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“delicious food, and wide range of food choices. Specialize in sea food and grilled meat”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“u will love the desserts they make, cheap and simple. one of the oldest places in Alexandria, with a modern twist.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Gad is popular for specific Egyptian food like Felafel and Tahini, and other Sandwiches. For Delivery Call +20 3 5546126 ”
  • 1 local recommends
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Mediterranean Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends

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