4 nights/ 5 Days Tour in Siwa
The most remote and unique of Egypt’s Western Desert Oases is Siwa. Nearly 750 Km from Cairo, this incredible speck of green in the sea of yellow sand that makes up Egypt’s west has a culture and history unto itself. The people of Siwa, Siwans, actually speak there own language (Amazighian), which is closer to the Berber of the desert peoples further West than the Arabic spoken in the rest of Egypt.
- Transportation from Cairo to Siwa & back in a private vehicle
- Transportation in Siwa by Jeep Safari 4×4
- Four Nights Accommodation in hotel in Siwa on Half Board Basis
- Lunches during the tour on picnic style
- All sightseeing mentioned in the program
- Visa to Egypt
- Extra tour not mentioned in the program
- Photography fees if applicable
- Gratifications, beverages
- Day 1
Cairo / Siwa
Departure from Cairo. Transfer by private car from Cairo to Siwa – arrival check in at your hotel in Siwa. Time free for refreshment, dinner overnight at your hotel in Siwa
- Day 2
Breakfast at your hotel. Visit Dead mountain, Siwa house museum and old fortress of Shali, then the oracle temple where you will see the coronation hall of Alexander the great, then the ruins of Amoun temple, have a swim in Cleopatra pool, then Dakrour mountain (famous for its hot sand, the best place over for sand bath, used as an effective natural cure for Rheumatism, Rheumatoid etc.), Back to your hotel for dinner and overnight.
- Day 3
Breakfast, afternoon you will start tour by 4×4 jeeps to swim in salt and fresh water lake of Bir Wahed (or well no1), then the hot spring (37C). You will stop to visit the fossilized shells from the fossils mountain, and then enjoy watching the sunset from the highest place around Siwa. Back to the hotel for dinner & overnight.
- Day 4
Breakfast, move to Abou-Shrouf the biggest and cleanest spring (it`s sulfured water good for the skin and Rheumatism), later on visiting Zauton (the old village of Abou-Shrouf) seeing the Roman olives oil press and black Roman tomb, then the newly found Roman tombs (full of skeletons) on the way back to Siwa, visit Coraishet spring and Ein Safi (pure spring) back to your hotel for dinner and overnight
- Day 5
Siwa / Cairo
Breakfast at hotel then Private car or Bus from Siwa to Cairo you will be met and transferred to your hotel in Cairo for overnight.