Alexandria Holidays

Few cities on the planet offer so many cultural riches as does Alexandria. Equally Mediterranean and Egyptian, the port and former capital of Greco-Roman Egypt was founded by Alexander the Great over 2300 years ago. One of the seven ancient wonders of the world, the Lighthouse of Alexandria welcomed sailors …

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How to get to Alexandria

Here's what you need to know about getting to Alexandria. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Alexandria takes 7 hours, 50 minutes.

When to go to Alexandria

Typical Holiday Price

559 € per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Alexandria varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit


Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - March is the cheapest month to go to Alexandria.

Where to stay in Alexandria

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Alexandria, according to other travellers.

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