includes defensive towers

includes defensive towers

The most important thing in this military and defensive building is the outer wall of the castle, which includes on its four sides huge defensive towers, which are high until they reach the level of the wall. As for the eastern side of the castle, and with the exception of this wall, it includes defensive openings only for soldiers.



Citadel of Qaitbay


Citadel of Qaitbay


Citadel of Qaitbay


Citadel of Qaitbay


Citadel of Qaitbay


Citadel of Qaitbay


Citadel of Qaitbay


Citadel of Qaitbay


Citadel of Qaitbay


Citadel of Qaitbay


Citadel of Qaitbay


Citadel of Qaitbay


Citadel of Qaitbay


Citadel of Qaitbay


Citadel of Qaitbay



Egypt images – Islamic building – Alexandria monuments



City: Alexandria
Region:As Sayalah Sharq, Qesm Al Gomrok
Place:Citadel of Qaitbay
Date: 8-7-2022
Location: see on map