Alexandria happens to be the main Egyptian port. Five thousand years of civilisation with the Nile as thread making this city a real treasure for lovers of history. To call at the Cruise Port of Alexandria opens the doors of a city that won’t leave indifferent the visitors. The first Mediterranean lighthouse was in the port of Alexandria. The city was founded by Alexander the Great, 331 BC. J.C. and is an important cultural center. It is advisable to visit the Catacombs of Kom el-Shouqafa or the fortress of Qaitbay. Its beaches and landscapes are haven of a peace. Also stopping at the port of Alexandria will reveal the eclectic cuisine of Egypt, midway between the Mediterranean and African cuisine. Are deemed, prawns and dishes with beef, beans and bread Aish.