Cairo and Siwa Package - 7 Days

Cairo

Cairo is one the most attractive destination for tourist in Africa. It is located on both sides of the River Nile near the head of the river’s delta in northern Egypt and has been settled for more than 6,000 years, serving as the capital from very beginning. Cairo is also known as “Maṣr” which is the Arabic name for Egypt, because of its centrality to Egyptian life. Find the best places to visit and interesting things to do in this buzzing metropolis with our list of the top attractions in Cairo. KHM Travels and Tours will provide the best guidance to explore all the historic places in Cairo city. The city is marked by the traditions and influences of the East and the West, both the ancient and the modern.

Siwa

The highlights of our Siwa tour include the Temple of the Oracle for which Siwa was once renowned around the known world. Siwa Oasis, 300, 000 palm trees, 70, 000 olive trees, 300 freshwater springs. Temple of the Oracle sits in the northwest corner of the ruins of Aghurmi village was built in the 6th century BC, probably on top of an earlier temple, it was dedicated to Amun (occasionally referred to as Zeus or Jupiter Ammon) and was a powerful symbol of the town’s wealth. Siwa Oasis is one of Egypt’s most isolated settlements with about 33,000 people mostly Berbers, who developed a unique and isolated desert culture and a distinct dialect and language different than all other languages in Egypt called Siwi; they are also fluent in the Egyptian dialect of Arabic which is called “Masry” meaning Egyptian.

Overview

 

Cario is the capital of Egypt and, with a total population in excess of 16 million people, one of the largest cities in both Africa and the Middle East (the regions which it conveniently straddles). It is also the 19th largest city in the world, and among the world’s most densely populated cities.On the Nile river, Cairo is famous for its own history, preserved in the fabulous medieval Islamic city and Coptic sites in Old Cairo.
The historic town of Siwa stands on an isolated oasis situated in the Western Desert region of Egypt, approximately 550 km west of the capital Cairo, 305 km south-west of Marsa Matruh and some 50 km from the border with Libya. Extending some 80 km in length and 20 km in width, the oasis is one of the most isolated settlements in the country. Siwa nonetheless holds a special appeal for many travelers on account of its isolation and unique character, its natural beauty and its historical associations

Itinerary

Day 1
Arrival Cairo

Upon arrival at Cairo Airport you will be met by KHM Travels representative whowill assist you through airport customs & formalities. You will be escorted immediatelyto your hotel in one of our air-conditioned modern vehicles.
Arrive to hotel, check in and overnight.

Day 2
Day tour Pyramids & Sphinx and Old Egyptian Museum

Early morning KHM Travel tour guide will pick you up from Hotel by private Air-condition Vehicle to start a day tour by visiting the Egyptian Museum in Cairo, it’s the richest museum of Egyptian antiquities in the whole world, it contains pharaonic treasures over 5,000 years ago & it is open daily, the building is rectangular with a large rotunda on the ground floor containing massive exhibits including colossal statues of Ramses II, the best views of them can be obtained looking down from the upper galleries, the gold and alabaster trappings from the tomb of Tutankhamun draw the crowds, many of the Tutankhamun tomb treasures have boon on display in museums round the world even the golden mask, yet one exhibit has always remained
in Cairo, there is no visit to Egypt is complete without a trip to go through this magnificent collection of rare jewelry & treasures of Tutankhamun, you can visit The Royal mummies room (additional cost), then transfer for to Have Lunch at one of the Famous Khosari restaurants in Egypt then move to visit The Great Pyramids In Giza start by visiting the pyramid of Cheops which is the only survivor of the Seven Great Wonders of the ancient world, the size of the largest pyramid of Cheops is 137 meters high & measures 230 meters along each side, it was built as a tomb, the shape possibly intended to help the spirit of the dead pharaoh to rise to heaven (that was the reason of the pyramid shape), then move to visit pyramid of Chephren, it’s the best
preserved of the three main Giza Pyramids the top part still retains the original facing of smoothly finished stone giving an idea of how the pyramids would originally have appeared, beside pyramid of Chephren will see the Great Sphinx, carved out of natural rocky outcrop, the lion’s body stretches 45 meters, the paws are 15 meters, the head is 10 meters long & feet 4 meters wide, then you will see the pyramid of Mykerinus the smallest one of the three pyramids, this pyramid is partly dressed with pink granite slabs, finish your tour then back to Hotel & hotel and Overnight in Cairo.

Day 3
Cairo Matrouh – Siwa

Meet our Egyptologist guide and driver and drive for 3 hours we arrive at Alamein 260-km. There We visit the WWII Museum and the war memorial then stop for lunch at local restaurant .Moving on to Siwa, we pass by Marsa Matrouh. Upon reaching Siwa. check-in your Hotel Dinner and overnight at Hotel

Day 4
Siwa

Breakfast at Hotel then start to visit Mountain of the Dead, Alexander the Great Temple (Temple of the Oracle) and take a donkey-drawn cart for a tour around the city.later after Lunch, we visit Siwa House Museum and the Old Fortress of Shali, Have a swim in Cleopatra Pool. Transfer to attend the sunset from Fitnas Island Dinner and overnight in the Hotel.

Day 5
Siwa

Morning breakfast in Hotel then drive to visit Dakrour Mountain (famous for its hot sand, the best place ever for sand bath, used as an effective natural cure for rheumatism, rheumatoid later We tour the old Siwan village of Shalli. Afternoon, start drive by 4×4 to lakes of Bir Wahed (or Well No. 1) to swim in salt & fresh water. Then the Hot Spring (37 C), stop to collect shells from the Fossils Mountain. Start Drive over the highest Sand Dunes in the western desert . Then Enjoy the Sand boarding and enjoy watching the sunset from the highest place around Siwa, and having Tea then having dinner at the camp then transfer to the hotel & overnight

Day 6
Siwa – Cairo

after Breakfast start drive to Cairo for 8hr via Alamain road, stop for Lunch at local restaurant. Arrive Cairo and transfer to Enjoy Dinner on board Nile Cruise with Belly dancer Show, Tanoura and Folkloric then transfer to check in & overnight

Day 7
Departure - Cairo

Breakfast at the hotel, check out and transfer to Cairo international airport for your final flight.

Tour Includes

  • a)Accommodation:
  • Day 01 – 03 (2 nights) at the chosen Hotel in Cairo (Standard Room) or similar on Bed & Breakfast basis.
  • Day 03 – 06 ( 03 nights ) at chosen Hotel in Siwa ( Standard Room ) or similar on Bed & Breakfast basis.
  • Day 06 – 07 (1 nights) at the chosen Hotel in Cairo (Standard Room) or similar on Bed & Breakfast basis.
  • b) Transfers:
  • Day 01 - Transfer from Cairo international airport to the hotel
  • Day 04 - Transfer from the hotel to Cairo international airport for final departure
  • c) Tours:
  • Day 02 – Half Day Cairo tour to visit Pyramids & Sphinx with private English speaking guide
  • Day 03 – Militery Museum Al Alamain and Commonwealth cemetery with private English speaking guide
  • Day 04 – Mount of the dead ,Alexander temple ( Oracle ) , Shali and Cleopatra pool
  • Day 05 - Dakrour Mountain , drive by 4×4 to lakes of Bir Wahed , the Hot Spring and Sand Dunes

Things Not Included

  • International and domestic flights.
  • Egypt entry visa.
  • Lunch during tours & any beverages onboard the cruise
  • All tipping for guide, drivers, representatives, restaurants, cruise …etc.
  • Any personal items like laundry, phone calls, drinks like water, juice, soft, hard drinks …. etc
  • Any other item not mentioned above
  • Bank transmitting fees

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Cairo and Siwa Package