Home to one of the world’s most famous ancient civilizations, Egypt’s iconic monuments have astonished visitors for centuries. From timeless ancient sites to lively metropolitan cities, Egypt is a country of both culture and prospect. Book tickets to Egypt with Alitalia and enjoy award-winning cuisine and outstanding service on your flight.
A country steeped in history, Egypt’s ancient sites were built to withstand the ages, and those who travel to Egypt are always in awe of what they discover. Experience the wonders of ancient Egypt at some of the country’s most iconic sites, including the Sphinx, the Great Pyramids, and the Valley of the Kings. In the Delta region you’ll find Alexandria and the remains of its famous library, where you can enjoy a carriage ride along the Corniche to the Fort of Qaitbay. For something more contemporary, visit the Museum of Modern Art in Cairo, or purchase some modern artwork at the Safar Khan Gallery.
The Egyptian sun can be very strong, especially during the summer months between May and August. If you fly to Egypt between October and February, be sure to pack for cooler weather if you are traveling in the northern areas of the country, especially near the Delta region.