El Alamein Vacation Packages
Cairo, which is the national capital, is situated 150 miles (241 kilometers) east of El Alamein.
During your time here in El Alamein, check out Allied Cemetery. Another option is the El Alamein Museum.
Don't just limit yourself to El Alamein, because this region features a wealth of cultural and scenic attractions which await the savvy traveler.
Alexandria, is another good spot to visit. It is 65 miles (105 kilometers) from El Alamein and offers a wide range of tourist attractions, like Qaitbay Fortress, Catacombs of Kom es-Shoqafa and Montazah Beach. Alexandria has much of interest for those keen to stay for a day or two. Terbana Mosque, Green Plaza Mall and Unknown Soldier are just some of the places guaranteed to delight.
If it starts raining cats and dogs, don't panic, Alexandria - Mediterranean Coast features a wide range of art museums, history museums and art galleries, that will keep culture vultures entertained and dry. A good trick to get to know a place is by gaining an understanding of its history. While in Alexandria - Mediterranean Coast, take the time to stop by the area's fine ruins.
Why don't you make use of locals keen to share their passion and knowledge and join a special interest tour? City walking tours are popular in this region. If the sun is shining while here, make the most of local water activities. Sea kayaking and water skiing are just two of the well-established watersports here.
The handiest major airport, Borg El Arab Airport, is situated in Alexandria, 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the east of El Alamein, which is handy to remember when planning your vacation.
Accommodation in El Alamein
Hotel and apartment options in El Alamein are known to be rather sparse. It's therefore recommended to check out the current range on Expedia's comprehensive El Alamein lodging guide.