Superior Siwa Trip

Overview

Trip Duration

7 days / 6 nights

Trip Operates

Daily

Route Map

 

Our superior Siwa trip, will gave you an excellent chance to explore Siwa Oasis, we will spend 4 full night in Siwa, 3 at hotel and one night under clear oasis sky, plus 2 nights in Cairo for trip preparation and relaxation, we will experience the delights that Siwa Oasis is offering, climb through the ruins of the old city for magnificent views of the whole oasis. Enjoy walking or ride a caretta (donkey cart) to outlying sights and bathing places. Take a dip in one of the many cool and refreshing springs.

Program Itinerary Summary
Day 1

Meet and assist at Cairo airport and transfer to hotel for overnight

Day 2

Transfer from Cairo to Siwa oasis, free time
Overnight at hotel in Siwa oasis

Day 3

Sightseeing in Siwa including the Mountain of Death, Shali, the Temple of the Oracle of Amun, swimming in the Cleopatra Bath, then visiting the Dakrour Mountain, overnight at hotel in Siwa oasis

Day 4

Visit Bir Wahed, and exploration of the fossils in the area
Overnight at tents in the desert

Day 5

Visit the Abu Shoruf bath and enjoy swimming and visit Zatoun, the oldest village there, discover the Roman monuments
Overnight at hotel in Siwa Oasis

Day 6

Transfer from Siwa oasis to Cairo
Overnight at hotel in Cairo

Day 7

Transfer to Cairo airport for final departure

Sightseeing Highlights

Siwa Oasis

Gabal Mawta

tomb of Si-Amun

tomb of Mesu-Isis

ancient town of Shali

Oracle of Amun

Cleopatra Bath

Gebel Dakrour

Bir Wahed

Abu Shrouf

Roman tombs

Roman olive oil factory

Coraishet natural spring

Ain Safi

 

 

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival – Cairo

Upon arrival to Cairo airport, Stylish Holidays representative will meet and greet you and will assist you at custom formalities and luggage area, and transfer you to your hotel in Cairo for overnight

Day 2: Cairo – Siwa Oasis  

After breakfast at hotel, we will start our tour towards Siwa Oasis, about 550 kilometers to the North West of Cairo.
Upon arrival to Siwa in the evening, we will settle at our hotel for overnight

Day 3: Siwa Oasis

Breakfast at hotel, and then we start our exploration to Siwa wonders
We start our tour with the Mountain of the Dead, or Gabal Mawta as the locals call it in Arabic, where many rock cut tombs are located dating from the 26th Pharaonic dynasty to the Greco Roman era. There are many interesting tombs to view there including the tomb of Si-Amun, dating back to the 3rd century BC and the tomb of Mesu-Isis belonging to a 26th dynasty priest.   

Our next visit will be to the ancient town of Shali, which was founded during the 13th century and was probably ruined during the 20th century because of the harsh rainfalls. The houses in the town were made out of "Khershef", a local mixture of clay, salt, and many other materials 
The next visit will be at the temple of the Oracle of Amun, the most famous and important monument of Siwa. This temple was the home of one of the most famous oracles in ancient world. Alexander the Great has visited this temple in 331 BC to gain confirmation to be the King of Egypt.  
Our next stop will be to the Cleopatra Bath, the most popular natural water spring in Siwa, where we will enjoy swimming in this marvelous natural bath.
Our last visit of the day will be to the Gebel Dakrour, one of the worldwide famous destinations for healing Rheumatism by putting the whole body under the hot sand of this mountain. This destination is famous since the Ptolemies and the Greco Roman eras.
Overnight at the hotel in Siwa

Day 4: Siwa oasis  

Following our breakfast at hotel, we will be ready to go on with our visits in Siwa using our 4X4 jeep cars, we will head towards Bir Wahed, one of the most popular touristic attractions located 15 kilometers to the Southwest. This water spring is located in the middle of the sand dunes and the best place to bath in mineral water      
We will then continue our trip in the magical desert around Siwa to explore the ancient fossils, located around Siwa. There are fossils that date back to different periods of ancient times
Later on, we will choose a high point to set up our camp, enjoy the marvelous sunset scene, overnight in the camp

Day 5: Siwa Oasis

Today, we will start our tour from our camp after breakfast, using 4x4 Jeep we drive to reach Abu Shrouf, which is a small village located near Siwa and it contains the ruins of a Roman temple with many items left for visitors to view, recently discovered Roman tombs, and an ancient Roman olive oil factory. The best source of fresh underground water is also located inside the village
We continue our trip to explore the Coraishet natural spring, and Ain Safi, another amazing natural water spring located just two kilometers to the Southeast of Siwa and surrounded with many palm trees and greenery.
Later, we return to Siwa and settle at our hotel for overnight

Day 6: Siwa oasis – Cairo

Today, we check out from our hotel after breakfast, and dead directly to Cairo
We arrive to Cairo afternoon, and check in at our hotel
After noon we will have free time for relaxing or go with one of optional trips in Cairo
Overnight at hotel in Cairo

Day 7: Cairo – Final Departure

After breakfast, we check out from our hotel and head to Cairo international airport for final departure

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Prices & Dates

 

Departure Dates
DateGroup SizeAvailablePrice in DoublePrice in SingleSituation
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Package includes
  • 2 night at hotel in Cairo with breakfast
  • 3 nights at hotel in Siwa with breakfast and dinner
  • 1 night at camp in Desert of Siwa with all meals
  • Lunches during tours in Siwa
  • Beverages during desert portion of the tour: Mineral Water, Juice, Tea, Coffee
  • Professional English speaking escort through the trip
  • Professional English speaking guide (other languages are available) for all tours mentioned in itinerary
  • Entrance fees for mentioned sites as per itinerary
  • Meet and assist service and round trip transfers as per itinerary
  • Private air conditioned minibus for all transfers and tours
  • 4x4 Cars for desert portion of the tour
  • First Aid Kit and Emergency Gas/water Tanks
  • GPS and Satellite phone for desert portion of the program
  • Safari Equipment: Tents, Mattress and Ice Box
  • Taxes and service charge
  • Assistance of Stylish Holidays throughout the trip
Package excludes
  • Airfares
  • Entry visa to Egypt
  • Tips
  • Beverage during meals
  • Any personal expenses
  • Any items not mentioned in itinerary

 

 

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Optional Tours

Cairo Optional Tours ↓

Azhar Mosque and Islamic Sites

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceExplore the major Cairo Islamic mosques and monuments including El Azhar, the first Islamic University, Al Mouayyed Mosque, Bab Zuweila which was built under the supervision of Badr Al Dein Al Gamal, Al Hussein Mosque, and Beit El Sehimy the unique Islamic house.

Egyptian Museum & Coptic Cairo

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceRelish a trip to the Egyptian Museum which features artifacts from the Pharaonic period. The museum displays a rare collection of 5000 years of art which is considered the largest most precious collection of Egyptian art in the world. And continue visits to the Coptic Cairo churches and monuments

Great Pyramids, Sphinx, Egyptian Museum & Khan El Khalili Bazaar

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceTake a leisurely private tour of Cairo's most famous sites: the Giza Pyramids, Sphinx, Egyptian Museum and Khan el-Khalili bazaar. You'll see Cairo's most famous attractions in one day.

Pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis & Sakkara

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceStep back in time to the days of ancient Egypt on a private tour of the Great Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx, the necropolis of Sakkara and the former capital, Memphis. With your own private Egyptologist guide to lead the way on this private tour, you can determine the amount of time you'd like to spend at each of the sites you'll visit.

Egyptian Museum, Citadel and Mohamed Ali Mosque

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceImmerse yourself further into Egypt's history with an unforgettable visit to the famous Egyptian Museum. Follow this with a visit to Cairo's most popular Islamic attractions, the Alabaster Mosque of Mohamed Ali and Citadel of Salah El Din

Pharaonic Village, Old Cairo & Felucca Ride

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceA fantastic journey to the days of the Pharaohs, a time brought to life by an incredible group of actors and actresses, faithful and exact reproductions of buildings, clothing, and lifestyles. Also explore Old Cairo where you will enjoy, the Hanging Church, Abu Sirga Church and Synagogue. End your day with a relaxing experience of a felucca ride in the River Nile

Alexandria Day Trip

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceTake a fascinating private tour to Alexandria, the second largest city in Egypt, Alexandria has an atmosphere that is more Mediterranean than Middle Eastern and is famous for its Roman remains. Alexandria was founded by Alexander the Great in 312 B.C., and was the capital of Graeco-Roman Egypt.

The Pharaonic Village

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceThe Pharaonic Village is an experience like no other. The instant you begin sailing down the canals that circuit through the island you are immersed totally in the Egypt of history and legend. Everywhere you look, you will find more and more of the sights and sounds of ancient Egypt, until finally you could believe that you have truly traveled through time to a distant and glorious past.

Egyptian Museum

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceThe second most frequently visited and certainly one of the most important attractions in Cairo is the Egyptian Museum. You will find the fabulous collection of King Tutankhamun and monuments from all periods of Egyptian history, from the pre historic era to the Greco-Roman period

Dinner Cruise at night on the Nile

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceEnjoy a fabulous Nile river sail when having dinner onboard of a floating restaurant for two hours with belly dance, Egyptian folkloric show and music which will make it a memorable dining experience.

 

Contact Information

Stylish Holidays - Adventure Division

6 Madfaiaa Buildings, Beside City Stars
Nasr City, Cairo, Egypt
Tel: +20 2 26908570/71
Fax: +20 2 2418 3642
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