Citadel of Qaitbay

 

citadel of qaitbay

Qaitbay citadel is the most gleaming landmarks of Alexandria besides it was the strongest fortress on the Mediterranean Sea, scout around the most fascinating parts of this citadel which dated back to 1480s, it was built by El Sultan Al Ashraf Qaitbay, on the ruins of the legendary light house of Alexandria (Pharos) which was one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.

Unleash your inner adventure while explore Qaitbay Fortress which is considered one of the most important defensive places, Near the Citadel is a small museum known as the Aquarium which contains several unique species of the Mediterranean Sea creatures.