In the great city of Alexandria

In the great city of Alexandria

In the great city of Alexandria, which is more than three thousand years old, the Qaitbay Citadel was built on an area of 17,550 meters. First, the outer walls of the fortress and the external military fortifications were erected, which could repel the attacks of the enemy coming from the war. It is a group of walls built to increase the fortifications of the castle. These walls consist of two walls of huge stones surrounding the castle from the outside and the inside and were prepared to protect the castle.



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



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