Corniche, Alexandria

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Corniche is a scenic seaside promenade that stretches for 16 km (10 mi),linking Qaitbay Citadel with the Montaza Palace. Designed by Italian architect Pietro Avoscani, the promenade offers stunning sea views and access to a staggering variety of shops, hotels, restaurants, and cafes. Take a break from walking with a picnic on the beach, or get some snacks and drinks from the street vendors and spend some time observing the locals going about their business. Use our Alexandria trip planner to add Corniche and other attractions to your Alexandria vacation plans.
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  • The Corniche (Egyptian Arabic: الكورنيش‎, El Kornesh) is a waterfront promenade corniche in Alexandria, Egypt, running along the Eastern Harbour. It is one of the major corridors for traffic in Alexan...  more »
  • The corniche is beautiful from the globe and Miami and at Tulip and Abassa the stretch of beach is beautiful and some hotels such as Hilton and Four Seasons have a beach and most other hotels offer their own beach if the hotel is not on the beach.
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