The Gardens are distinguished by its unique architectural
design, and contain beautifully arranged trees and flowers, a botanical garden,
as well as several Greek statues in marble. The Antoniadis Palace is located in
the middle of the gardens.
The Zoological Garden
The zoo houses a great number of rare animals. It is the
second largest in Egypt ( the first located in Cairo).
El Montaza Palace Gardens
These gardens lies at the eastern end of the cornice, covering
an area of 370 acres. They were designed for Khedive Abbas II. A great part of
Montaza's beauty lies in its planting.. trees, palms and flowers. There are also
a children's park and several restaurants scattered about the grounds.
El Shallalat Gardens
A central park east of downtown, it is of special
character, distinguished by its high and low levels and waterways. The gardens
also house parts of the ancient (Arab) city walls.
The International Garden
Located at the entrance of the Desert Road on an area of
130 acres. It has become one of the famous landmarks of Alexandria as a new
place of attraction providing recreational and cultural activities as well as
exhibits and water sports. It composites models of the most important places of
tourist attraction and there are pavilions of the international gardens.