Cairo, Alexandria and Siwa Oasis Safari Tours
Duration: 08 Days / 07 Nights
Run: Every day
Tour Type: Private
Pick up & drop off: From Cairo International Airport
Guiding method: Live Guide
Guide Language: English, French & German
Cairo, Alexandria and Siwa Oasis Safari Tours 08 days / 07 nights of great experiences in and around Cairo allowing you to among others see the Great Pyramids, the Sphinx, the Egyptian Museum and a ride in the Khan El Khalili bazaar. You will also experience Alexandria to see Montazah Palace, Bombay’s Pillar & Catacombs of Komel-Shokafa. You enjoy with Desert Safari in Siwa to see the Al Alamein, Shali, Siwa house Museum, Dakrour Mountain, Bir Wahed, Siwa Spring, Dead Mountain on a private tour.
Cairo: Great Pyramids – Sphinx – Egyptian Museum – Khan El Khalili Bazaar District
Alexandria: Montazah Palace – Bombay’S Pillar – Catacombs of Komel-Shokafa
El Alamein: Military Museum – Alamein World War II remains
Siwa: Old City of Shali – Siwa house Museum – Dakrour Mountain – Bir Wahed – Dead Mountain
You will have 07 nights accommodation included in this tour,
Cairo, Alexandria and Siwa Oasis Safari Tours 08 Days & 07 Nights
Upon arrival in Cairo our Min Travel representative who will assist you through passport control formalities, luggage identification & portage will greet you. Transfer from the airport via private A/C car or mini-bus to your hotel for check in and overnight.
Following breakfast, check out of hotel. The day starts with a guided tour in Giza to visit the legendary majestic Pyramids of Cheops, Chefren and Mykerionos to view these spectacular man-made monuments. Afterwards a tour of the great Sphinx; guarding the Royal Burial Chambers and temple of Cheops.
Next is a visit to the Egyptian museum of antiquities, which was established in 1902 near the city center in Cairo. On display is a rare collection of 5000 years of art — the largest most precious collection of Egyptian art in the world. Over 250,000 genuine artifacts are presented, including an exhibit dedicated to the Tutankhamen collection of treasures, gold, and jewelry, as it was enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years before it was discovered in the 1920’s when his tomb was excavated.
In the afternoon we will visit the Khan El Khalili Bazaars that dates back to 1382. Shops in this district are legendary for fine brassware, copper, perfumes, leather, silver, gold, antiques and more! Everything for sale in these shops is negotiable, be prepared to bargain for goods sold in this exciting maze of shops! At the end of the day we will transfer you back to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo.
Day 3: (B+L) Alexandria Sightseeing Tour to Montazah Summer Palace, Bombay's Pillar & Catacomb of Komel-Shokafa
Your guide for the day will pick you up and transfer you, cutting across 220 Kilometers of the Western desert from Cairo is the city of Alexandria, the bride of the Mediterranean Sea. The trip takes about 3 hours.
Upon arrival your tour leader will take you to visit the Montazah Summer Palace, walk around and enjoy the Montazah gardens. Originally built in 1892, it was the summer home of the Egyptian Royal family. Lunch is taken en-route at a popular seafood district
Following lunch you will visit the fort and Citadel of Qaitbay (Outside), which was built around 1480 by the Mamluk Sultan Qaitbay. It is believed to rest on the site and to be built from the stones of the Pharos lighthouse, one of the seven wonders of the ancient world.
Next is a visit to the Bombay’s Pillar which was built in 297 AD for the Roman Emperor Diocletian. The Pillar itself is a 9 meters / 29 feet in circumference and it is said that 22 people could lunch on the capital, or flat top of the Pillar.
The day ends with a visit to the Catacomb of Komel-Shokafa. These tombs were tunneled into the bedrock in the age of the Antonine emperors (2nd century A.D.) for a single wealthy family still practicing the ancient religion. These tombs represent the last existing major construction for the sake of the old Egyptian religion. Overnight at hotel in Alexandria.
Your guide for the day will pick you up from your hotel in Alexandria to El Alamein to visit Military Museum is located105 KM west of Alexandria. The Museum was opened in the year 1956 during the presidency of Gamal Abdel Nasser. The El Alemein War Museum was renewed and reopened in 1992 during the presidency of Mubarak. Continue to visit the WW II Cemeteries, located on the west of the town, on a small peninsula overlooking the sea. The citadel like cemeteries is the final resting place for common wealth, Greek, Italian and German soldiers. After that transfer you to Marsa Matroh and finally Siwa and overnight.
Breakfast at hotel and transfer to visit Dead Mountain, Siwa House Museum & the Old Fortress of Shali, then the Oracle Temple where you will see the coronation hall of Alexander the Great, and then the ruins of Amoun Temple. Have a swim in Cleopatra Pool, then Dakrour Mountain (famous for its hot sand, the best place ever for sand bath, used as an effective natural cure for rheumatism, rheumatoid…etc), overnight
Breakfast, afternoon start by 4WD Jeep swim in salt & fresh water lakes of Bir Wahed, then the Hot Spring, stops to collect shells from the Fossils Mountain. Then enjoy watching the sunset from the highest place around Siwa, having dinner around the fire. Sleep overnight in the desert covered by the stars.
After breakfast, back to Cairo Hotel & Overnight
Breakfast and check out of hotel. Assisted transfer to Cairo International airport for final departure.
Arrival/departure assistance & transfers at Cairo International Airport
Transfers from in Cairo and Alexandria By private Air Condition Vehicle
All transfers mention in Siwa By 4WD Jeep
01 full day tour in Giza to visit Pyramids, Sphinx and Egyptian Museum & Khan El Khalili Bazaars
01 full day tour in Alexandria to visit, Montazah Palace, Bombay’s Pillar & Catacombs of Komel-Shokafa
01 full day tour in El Alamein including Military Museum
02 full day tour in Siwa to visit Old City of Shali, Siwa house Museum, Dakrour Mountain, Bir Wahed, Dead Mountain
All entrance fees for sightseeing mention in program
All service charges and taxes
Private Licensed Egyptologist guide
03 nights accommodation in hotel in Cairo based on BB basis
01 night accommodation in hotel in Alexandria based on BB basis
03 nights accommodation in Siwa based on full Board basis
Two Lunch in local restaurant during tour in Cairo & Alexandria
07 Bottle of water per person per tour
Visitor’s VISA *obtain upon arrival at airport for USD 25.- per person
Entrance to the inside of the Great Pyramid USD 17.- per person
The Mummies Room at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo USD 10.- per person
Solar Boat – near the Pyramids USD 05.- per person
Camel or Horse ride at pyramids cost USD 05.- per person
Enter Alexandria Library USD 05.- per person
Any item or service not mentioned
Rates are per Person
All A/M rates are in US Dollars
The Summer offer valid from 01.05.2017 till 30.09.2017
The Winter offer valid from 01.10.2017 till 30.04.2018
The rate exclude Christmas, New Year & Easter Period
All A/M rates are per Person in double and single supplement
Child 0 – 5.99 is free of charge
Child 06 – 11.99 cost 50% from adult rate
Child up 12 y pays full charge as adult person