Egypt    Alexandria    Citadel of Qaitbay
#3  Egypt

Citadel of Qaitbay

Local name: قلعة قايتباي

The powerful citadel was built in 1477 by Sultan Kajtbaj. It was one of the most important fortresses on the shores of the entire Mediterranean. Currently, some of the restored rooms act as the seat of the Maritime Museum.



Citadel of Qaitbay map
Alexandria, Egypt