Egypt Desert Safari Siwa and Bahariya Oasis
Duration: 07 Days / 06 Nights
Run: Every day
Tour Type: Private
Pick up & drop off: From Cairo or Giza Hotel
Guiding method: Live Guide
Guide Language: English, French & German
Egypt Desert Safari Siwa and Bahariya Oasis 07 days / 06 nights of great experiences in and around Siwa allowing you to among others see the Al Alamein, Shali, Siwa house Museum, Dakrour Mountain, Bir Wahed, Siwa Spring, Dead Mountain and you also visit Bahariya and Black & White desert allowing you to see the Alexander the great Temple, Tomb of Nobles, The Golden Mummies Museum, Ain EL Mephtella, natural springs and Black and white desert on a private tour.
El Alamein: Military Museum – Alamein World War II remains
Siwa Oasis: Old City of Shali – Siwa house Museum – Dakrour Mountain – Bir Wahed – Siwa Spring – Dead Mountain
Bahariya Oasis: Alexander the great Temple – Tomb of Nobles – The Golden Mummies Museum – Ain EL Mephtella – Crystal Mountain – Black desert – White desert.
You will have 06 nights accommodation included in this tour,
Egypt Desert Safari Siwa and Bahariya Oasis 07 Days & 06 Nights
Day 1: (L+D) Transfer from Cairo to El Alamein Visit Military Museum & WW II Cemeteries - overnight in Siwa
Your guide for the day will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo or Giza and transfer you 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.
After breakfast, 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 at camp.
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.
Breakfast, drive over the highest Sand Dunes (app. 80 M) in the western desert to the east. Swim in Abou-Shrouf, the biggest & cleanest spring (it’s sulfured water good for the skin & rheumatism), then visiting Zauton (the Old village of Abou-Shrouf) seeing the Olives’ oil press & black Roman Tomb, Ein Safi (or Safi Spring) & the Roman Tombs (full of Skeletons). On the way back to Siwa, visit Koraishet Spring, overnight in Camp.
After breakfast check out hotel and transfer to Western desert to the Oasis of Baharyia by jeep 4×4 to make Visits to Alexander the great Temple, Tomb of Nobles, The Golden Mummies Museum, Ain EL Mephtella & natural springs. Overnight in Bahariya Oasis.
After breakfast continue exploring in the Western desert by 4x4x jeep to see the Black mountain cutting 160 KM to visit Crystal Mountain and White desert. Overnight in camp in White desert.
After breakfast, back to Cairo Hotel
Pick up services from your hotel in Cairo & return
Transfers from Cairo to Siwa and from Baharyia to Cairo By private Air Condition Vehicle
All transfers mention in Siwa /Bahariya By 4×4 jeep
01 full day tour in El Alamein including Military Museum
03 full day tour in Siwa to visit Old City of Shali, Siwa house Museum, Dakrour Mountain, Bir Wahed, Siwa Spring, Dead Mountain
All entrance fees for sightseeing mention in program
All service charges and taxes
Private Licensed Egyptologist guide
04 night accommodation in Siwa Oasis based on full Board basis
01 night accommodation in Bahariya Oasis based on full Board basis
01 night accommodation in Camp in Desert based on full board basis
07 Bottle of water per person per tour
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