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Family trip to Alexandria with children. Ideas on where to go with your child

Alexandria, Egypt Many tourists with children who choose to rest in Alexandria, are limited to just staying on the beach. In fact, a lot of interesting entertainment is available here for guests with children. Travelers who visit Alexandria with school-age children should definitely entertain the little restless people by visiting the unique ancient necropolis of Kom el-Shukafa. They will definitely enjoy a walk through the mysterious catacombs, in which at every step you can see antique bas-reliefs and carved inscriptions on the walls. Dungeons are distinguished by a rather frightening and mysterious environment. A walk in them is sure to appeal to thrill-seekers and children who love adventure films.
Many culinary experts note that local national foods are very similar to those delicacies served in Greek, Lebanese and Turkish restaurants. At the same time, each and every specialty is … Open
Those who like to relax in picturesque natural places, would like the Montaza Park. It consists of a variety of tennis alleys, framed by date palms and pine trees. You can see exotic plants everywhere in the park. The most unusual decoration of this park is statues in antique style. Among tropical greenery are hidden several beautiful ponds. This picturesque park will be a great place for a relaxing holiday. Here children have where to run and play.
Another picturesque place which tourists with children and locals like to visit is Zaglouw Park. This park also has a variety of landscape decorations. In the center, there is a beautiful swimming pool with a fountain, where children always play. Near this park, there are several large hotels, restaurants and cafes. Many come here in the evening specifically to have dinner with the whole family and relax in the fresh air. Copyright
There is a city in Egypt, which is not like others. This is Alexandria, the northern capital of Egypt. Why the capital? Because, firstly, it is the second largest city in the country, and … Open
The most important attraction of Alexandria is the zoo. It is one of the largest zoos in the country. By design, it is a huge tropical forest. Among its exotic thickets are enclosed aviaries with animals. Guests of the zoo will have the opportunity to walk on its territory, and those with young children will find it more interesting to ride round the zoo in an electric car. In the zoo, you can see both typical African animals and exotic animals for Egypt. One of the most popular among visitors is an aviary with Nile crocodiles. There are among the inhabitants of the zoo, quite rare animals such as the Egyptian turtles.
New library in Alexandria Family travelers who like walking very much would enjoy the numerous deservedly popular playgrounds for children. A large part of them are available for free visits. One of the most unusual places of rest is the Centro de Portugal Bar. On the territory of this bar is one of the best children's playgrounds in the city, which has a recreation area for the youngest, as well as a small pool, darts and even table football. While adults enjoy specialties in the bar, children can play in a green courtyard.
You would probably need more than one day to explore all the city attractions. A lot of sightseeing routes pass through the city, so each traveler can choose the most interesting sites. In … Open
For every guest of Alexandria, without exception, including tourists with children, it will be interesting to visit the Gardens of Atonides. The history of this large-scale park complex is very interesting. Formerly, it belonged to one of the wealthy locals. The founder of the park invested huge sums in its development and arrangement. Today, the park complex is one of the most beautiful and largest in the city. Here you can perfectly take a walk or plays active games or relax in the shade of trees. Children will definitely like to explore the attractions located on the park.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Alexandria and surroundings

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Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Alexandria
♥   Amusement park 'Dream Park' , 175.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Cairo Land' , 179.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all oceanariums
Aquariums in Alexandria and nearby
♥   Aquarium 'Alexandria Aquarium' , 5.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all zoos
Zoos and gardens in/near Alexandria
♥   Zoo 'Alexandria Zoo' , 1.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Zoo 'Giza Zoo' , 180.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Famous sights of Alexandria


From the series “Famous Sunken Towns”
Alexandria is one of the oldest cities on the planet; amazing stories and legends about Cleopatra are associated with it. The important underwater attraction has been recently discovered by scientists off the coast of Alexandria. As it was found out after a large-scale study, Cleopatra's palace is hidden under water. According to scientists, it could be the location of the tombs of Cleopatra and Mark Antony; their exact location is still unknown. … Read further


From the series “Famous Sunken Towns”
The ancient city of Heraklion lost in the sea depth is a historic treasure of global significance. It was founded more than 2,000 years ago, at the mouth of the Nile. The former has remained the most important strategic point of Egypt for many years. Currently, surviving buildings of the ancient city lie at the bottom of the Gulf of Aboukir, about 6 meters under the surface of the sea. The discovery of this unique historic site is accredited to the research group guided by Franck Goddio. … Read further
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Interesting places to visit with children around Alexandria

Guide to sightseeing and entertainment for children in Alexandria - parks, attractions, museums, zoos, water-parks. All fascinating and educational sites of Alexandria, which are must visit and see for your child. Find out the best discovery routes and places for kids (local theaters, exhibitions and museums), where you can spend quality time together. Alexandria for families with children. - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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