Nights Cairo & Siwa & Alx Package - 8 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.

Alexandria (Alx)

Alexandria is the second-largest city in Egypt and a major economic centre. With a population of 5,200,000, Alexandria is the largest city on the Mediterranean, also called the Bride of the Mediterranean by locals. The sixth-largest city in the Arab world and the ninth-largest in Africa. The city extends about 40 km (25 mi) at the northern coast of Egypt along the Mediterranean Sea. Alexandria is a popular tourist destination, and also an important industrial centre because of its natural gas and oil pipelines from Suez. Today, Alexandria is a major tourist destination and a year-round seaside resort, with its historical attractions for whoever wishes to visit ancient monuments, get a glimpse at Alexandria’s glorious past, or simply spend a sun-savvy vacation enjoying the golden sandy beaches, the shining sun, invigorating sea breeze, and fun-filled entertainment spots.

Overview

Cairo is one the most attractive destination for tourist in Africa. KHM Travels and Tours will provide the best guidance to explore all the historic places in Cairo city, Siwa and Alexandria. The city is marked by the traditions and influences of the East and the West, both the ancient and the modern.

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.

Alexandria is a major tourist destination and a year-round seaside resort, with its historical attractions for whoever wishes to visit ancient monuments, get a glimpse at Alexandria’s glorious past, or simply spend a sun-savvy vacation enjoying the golden sandy beaches, the shining sun, invigorating sea breeze, and fun-filled entertainment spots.

Itinerary

Day 1
Arrival Cairo

Upon arrival at Cairo Airport you will be met by KHM Travels representative who will assist you through airport customs & formalities. You will be escorted immediately to 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 Travels 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 – Alexandria

Breakfast in the hotel and check out Meet our Egyptologist guide and drive to Alexandria for 3hr driving start to visit Highlights of Alexandria ” THE CATACOMBS OF KOM EL SHOUKAFA” is an underground wonder world of ornate carvings and paintings and a mixture of Roman and Egyptian designs. It is the largest Roman Funerary complex in Egypt. And dates from the second century A.D. This warren of tombs, on three levels, Continue to visit CITADEL OF FORT QAITBEY , This citadel is the
further most edifices on the harbors arm. The fort is on the original site of the Pharos, Alexandria’s ancient lighthouse, built in 279 BC to a height of 12 meters and topped with the statue of Poseidon. Although Pharos was restored at various times it had finally crumbled by the time the original fort was built here, in the 1480’s . Move to Visit Morsi Abu Alabas Mosque Then move to the restaurant for lunch after that proceed to The Library of Alexandria ( from outside ) was reborn in October 2002 to reclaim the mantle of its ancient namesake. It is not just an extraordinarily beautiful building; it is also a vast complex where the arts, history, philosophy, and science come together. Moreover, the myriad activities it offers have made it a place for open discussion, dialogue, and understanding, finish your tour and transfer to the Hotel for check in at night Enjoy Alexandria by night and see the memorial of the Unknown Soldier of Alexandria and the statue of Alexander the Great. Then driving along the Cornish (30 km) to seethe whole
city of Alexandria from the sea side, Stop over the famous bridge of Stanley – the modern landmark of modern Alexandria and Zanket El Setat Market then transfer for dinner then back to the hotel and overnight

Day 4
Alexandria – 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 5
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 6
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 around the fire.
Camping, Sleep overnight in the desert covered by the stars. Overnight in the Desert

Day 7
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 8
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 – 04 ( 01 night ) at chosen Hotel in Alexandria ( Standard room ) or similar on bed & breakfast
  • Day 04 – 06 ( 02 nights ) at Ghalit Hotel in Siwa ( Standard Room ) or similar on Bed & Breakfast basis.
  • Day 06 – 07 ( 01 night ) Camping in Western desert
  • Day 07 – 08 (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 – Full day Alexandria to visit Catacom ( Kom El Shoukafa ) , Fortress of Qait Bay , Library from out side , Morsi Abu AlAbas Mosque and Zanket el Setat
  • 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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Nights Cairo & Siwa & Alx Package