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Cairo – Alamein – Marsa Matrouh – Siwa - Alexandria 9 Days
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   Day 01
Cairo
Upon arrival at the Cairo International Airport, you will be met by our representative who will assist you through the immigration and customs formalities. You will then be transferred by a deluxe coach to your hotel in Cairo to check in and stay the night .
   Day 02
Cairo
Today is your first contact with the Egyptian ancient civilization by visiting the 3 Great Pyramids of Kings Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinos in Giza , then proceed to the Necropolis of Sakkara and visit the step Pyramids of Zoser. Then continue to Memphis Ancient Egypt’s old capital and view the statue of Ramses II including lunch at a local restaurant .Back to Hotel. Overnight in Cairo. In the evening, there will be a chance to attend optionally the Sound and Light show (language may vary) at the Pyramids of Giza, then you will be transferred back to your hotel for overnight .
   Day 03
Cairo / Marsa Matrouh via Alamein
Check out after breakfast, drive north by a deluxe modern air-conditioned coach to to Wadi el Natrun and visit some of the Coptic Monasteries of the area . Continue driving west until we reach El Alamein where one of the most famous and important battles of second world war occurred and where we will visit the Commonwealth cemetery and the German and Italian as well . Continue driving to reach the Coastal town Marsa Matrouh. Check-in at hotel and Overnight in Matrouh .
   Day 04
Marsa Matrouh / Oasis Siwa
Check out after breakfast, then drive towards Siwa Oasis – the favourite of many desert travellers, a magnificent green tablecloth spread across the desert. Arrive Siwa Oasis. After lunch start our tour in Siwa Oasis by visiting the ruined mud town of Old Hali village, Mountain of Dead where Tombs from the Ptolemaic and Roman periods are found and Temple of Alexander the Great , also known as Oracle temple . In the afternoon we visit Cleopatra’s pool . Overnight in Siwa Oasis.
   Day 05
Siwa oasis
After breakfast drive towards the magical Yellow Desert by 4x4 jeeps over Sand Dunes in the Great Sand Sea, continue driving till we reach Bir Wahed visit and possibility to swim & bath in the fresh water. Later visit the Fossils Mountain. Back to your hotel for dinner and overnight . Watching the Sunset from the highest place in the Oasis can’t be missed .
   Day 06
Siwa / Alexandria
Check out after Breakfast , then drive towards Alexandria. Arrive Alexandria. Check-in at your hotel and overnight in Alexandria .
   Day 07
Alexandria / Cairo
Check out after Breakfast , then start our tour in Alexandria . You will visit the National Museum of Alexandria , then Roman Amphitheatre followed by a visit to Pompy’s Pillar , then we end our Alexandria tour by visiting the Catacomb of Kom Elshokafa. Later we drive back across the desert to Cairo. Arrive Cairo , check in at hotel .Overnight in Cairo.
   Day 08
Cairo
Today we will have the opportunity to experience three different eras through the long history of Egypt , we will first visit the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities , where we will have a close touch to the Pharaonic era seeing those valuable treasures of the ancient Pharaos and a great collection of Egyptian artefacts specially the treasures of the famous King Tutankhamen. You will have some time also to explore the museum on your own. Then we will experience a very important period in the Islamic history in the region , you will visit the Citadel of Saladin which goes back to the 12th century and the Alabaster Mosque of Mohamed Ali . The third era that you will experience today is the Old Cairo where you will visit the Hanging Church the most famous Coptic Church in Cairo. The Church is dedicated to the Virgin Mary and is also known as St.Mary’s Church, then visit the Church of Abu Serga and Ben Ezra Synagogue. After lunch a visit to the Bazaars of Khan El Khalili , the oldest and most famous market on Egypt . Overnight in Cairo.
   Day 09
Cairo / Back Home
Check out after breakfast, then transfer to the Cairo International airport for your flight back home .
 
What’s included?
  • Accommodation for  04 nights at hotel in Cairo on bed and breakfast basis.
  • Accommodation for  01 night at hotel in Marsa Matrouh on bed and breakfast basis.
  • Accommodation for  02 nights at hotel in Siwa on half board basis.
  • Accommodation for 01 night at hotel in Alexandria on bed and breakfast basis .
  • Sightseeing tours as mentioned in the program including transportation by our deluxe coaches, entrance fees and qualified licensed tour guide.
  • Transfers in Cairo (airport / hotel / airport).
Not included:
  • Entry visa of Egypt.
  • Personal expenses.
  • Beverage during meals.
  • Tips.
  • Entry inside any of the Pyramids of Giza.
  • Visit the Mummies’ room in the Egyptian Museum.
 

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