5-Day Siwa Oasis Tour

5 Days
4 Nights
1 Country
3 Cities
Private Tour
English Speaking Guide

Embark on an unforgettable journey through the mesmerizing landscapes of Egypt's Siwa Oasis with our 5-Day Siwa Oasis tour. Immerse yourself in the timeless beauty of this secluded desert paradise, where ancient traditions meet breathtaking natural wonders.

  • Assistance with guest relations during your stay
  • Accommodation for 4 nights in Siwa at Ghaliet Ecolodge & Spa including breakfast and dinner
  • Private sightseeing tours in Siwa (listed on itinerary)
  • All transfers from Cairo to Siwa and back by an A/C vehicle
  • All transfers by 4x4 car in Bir Wahed 
  • Local English-speaking tour guide
  • Entrance fees to all sites mentioned on the itinerary
  • All meals mentioned in the itinerary
  • Mineral Water during the tours (3 bottles per day)
  • All service charges and taxes
  • Soft Drinks at hotels & restaurants
  • Personal spendings like drinks during meals, laundry, phone calls...etc
  • Tipping

Day 1: Journey from Cairo to Siwa Oasis

Get ready for an exciting adventure! Our friendly Memphis Tours representative will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo at around 6:00 AM. We'll start our journey by driving to the historically significant Al Alamein, which takes approximately 3.5 hours. At Al Alamein, you'll have the opportunity to explore the site of a significant battle during World War II. Immerse yourself in history as you visit the WW II Museum and the Cemetery. Next, we'll continue our drive to the breathtaking City of Marsa Matrouh on the stunning Mediterranean Coast. After about 4 hours on the road, we'll make a stop in Matrouh for a delicious lunch. Finally, we'll reach our destination, Siwa Oasis, after a scenic 4-hour drive. Enjoy a delightful dinner at your hotel and spend the night in Siwa.

Overnight in Siwa.

Meals: Lunch, Dinner.

Visits: World War II Site, WW II Museum, WW II Cemetery, City of Marsa Matrouh.

Day 2: Dakrour Mountains / Salt Lake & Cleopatra Spring / Shali

After a refreshing breakfast at the hotel, get ready for an unforgettable day of exploration. Our first stop is the majestic Dakrour Mountains, where you'll be captivated by the stunning views. Then, prepare for a unique swimming experience at the Salt Lake, followed by a visit to Cleopatra Spring (Ein Guba), where legend has it that Queen Cleopatra herself swam. Afterward, return to your hotel for some well-deserved rest before we head to the Old City of Siwa (Shali) to witness a breathtaking sunset. Enjoy dinner and spend the night at your hotel.

Overnight in Siwa.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Visits: Dakrour Mountains, Salt Lake, Cleopatra Spring, Old City of Siwa (Shali).

Day 3: Siwa Maraki Village & Bir Wahed by Jeep

Start your day with a delicious breakfast at the hotel. Today, we embark on a thrilling safari adventure through Siwa Desert, beginning with a visit to Maraki Village. As we traverse the desert, we'll make a stop near the Great Siwa Mountain, where you can see the first human footprint dating back to prehistoric times. Enjoy a delightful lunch in Siwa before continuing our journey through the dunes. We'll reach the fossils area, where you can marvel at the ancient rocky coral reefs from the Cambrian era. Our next destination is the refreshing Bir Wahed hot spring, where you can relax and swim in both saltwater and freshwater. After an exhilarating day, we'll drive back to the hotel for dinner and overnight rest.

Overnight in Siwa.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Visits: Maraki Village, Great Siwa Mountain, Siwa fossils area, Bir Wahed hot spring.

Day 4: Temple of the Oracle (Amun Temple) / Mountain of the Dead / Sunset at Fitnas Island

After a delicious breakfast, get ready for a day filled with history and natural beauty. We'll visit the Temple of the Oracle, also known as the Alexander Temple, for a fascinating historical experience. Next, explore Siwa Museum, home to a collection of unique traditional Siwan artifacts. Continue your journey to the Mountain of the Dead (Gebel al-Mawta), a necropolis dating back to the 26th dynasty of ancient Egypt. In the afternoon, we'll transfer to Fitnas Island to witness a magical sunset over the landscape. Afterward, return to your hotel for dinner and spend the night in Siwa.

Overnight in Siwa.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Visits: Temple of the Oracle, Siwa Museum, Mountain of the Dead, Fitnas Island.

Day 5: Farewell to Siwa, Return to Cairo

Enjoy a hearty breakfast before bidding farewell to the enchanting Siwa Oasis. We'll start our journey back to Cairo, which will take approximately 10-11 hours with two stops along the way. Sit back, relax, and reminisce about the wonderful memories you've made during your time in Siwa. Upon arrival in Cairo, we'll transfer you to your hotel.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch.

Prices & Accommodation
Per Person (minimum 4 persons)
$ 999
Per Person (minimum 2 persons)
$ 1397

Throughout the trip in the desert, due to unpredictable weather conditions, impassable wadis concern constitutions of other passengers, vehicle breakdowns, etc., your guide has the right to switch the route in the interest of your own safety if he sees fit. We, therefore, ask for your understanding as we can not guarantee the exact compliance with the order of the trip, according to the tender.

Important links
Charitable Giving
Children Policy
Booking Policy
Cancellation Policy
from $999