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10 Days- 09 Nights North Coast , Alexandria,Cairo, Siwa Oasis and Therapeutic program

10 Days- 09 Nights North Coast , Alexandria,Cairo, Siwa Oasis and Therapeutic program

Price start from USD 100

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10 Days / 09 Nights:
02 Nights accommodation in North Coast , 03 Nights accommodation in Siwa Oasis on Salt Lake,
02 Nights accommodation in Cairo & 02 Nights accommodation in Alexandria.

Optional excursions from Siwa Oasis:
uFull day tours:
Œ-Full day Siwa Oasis :
Visit Gabal Al-Mawta (The Mountain of the Dead) is the principal graveyard for the inhabitants of Siwa between the 26th and 30th dynasties , the most famous tomb belongs to Si- Amun one of the soldiers of Alexander the Great. The murals inside Si-Amun's tomb are masterfully crafted and the colours remain in good condition depicting scenes from his life. Since he liked life in Siwa and decided to live in the oasis, first marrying a Greek woman and then an Egyptian one. There were pictures of his Egyptian son wearing Greek costume, and his Greek son wearing Pharaonic Egyptian costume. "This is to show there were amicable relations between the two nations at that time” ,The Mountain of the Dead is an easy climb with a spectacular view of Siwa and plush with palm trees, Visit of to The Coronation Hall of Alexander the Great at the Oracle temple. The temple was originally a temple for Amun-Re, its columns and walls reveal many aspects of the period's architecture. The accompanied tour guide will tell you about the history. Visit Cleopatra Spring is a good break to take a plunge. For a pleasant stroll, take a walk around the fields and you might get lucky and find a fruit snack of sweet oranges or dates that fall off the trees. There is also a café perched on the top floor where you can have zarda (Siwan tea) while lounging amidst palm trees. Back to resort for lunch then resume to Visit Fetnas Island which is a lake with a captivating view which has become the most famous spot for watching the sunset on the oasis. You relax on one of the cushions lying around, order lemon grass tea, and slowly sip as you watch the sun take a dip into the silver lake. Back to resort.                                   
• Duration  : Approximately 08 hours, from 08:00 AM to 04:00 PM.
• Including :Guidance, entrance fees and air conditioned transportation.
• Price : 60 USD 
 
-Full day desert safari by Jeep 4X4 to Lake Shiata and Bir Wahed (well One) hot spring:
The visit start by going by Jeep 4X4 through sand dunes to Lake Shiata which is a natural protectorate 35km from the Libyan border . You can swim and have lunch.
Sand boarding is a very popular activity in this area, so if interested make sure to tell your safari organizer to bring sand boards along, visit Bir Wahed (Well One) --.  is a hot spring of mineral water. Since it's very popular among tourists there will be many outdoor campers immersing themselves in steamy water. The spring is not too big, about four meters in diameter, so groups alternate turns and dive in. There is another small lake of cold water in the vicinity where usually people go to cool off after the hot spring. These two spots are usually visited together and consecutively.
• Duration  : Approximately 08 hours, from 08:00 AM to 04:00 PM.
• Including : Guidance, entrance fees, lunch, soft drink and air conditioned jeep 4x4 .
• Price : 80 USD 
 
u 02-Half Day tours :
ŒSiwa Oasis city tour :
Visit The Traditional Siwan House Museum which is an interesting site where you are introduced to traditional Siwan way of life with displays of preserved handicrafts, tools, clothes and living, then visit the fortress of Fortress of Shali which is the old city of Siwa. Let yourself get lost in the labyrinth of the old city ruins where the houses are made of karsheef (a type of mud) and city tour at the market place “El Souk” then enjoying Siwan tea in a siwan Coffee shop.
• Duration  : Approximately 04 hours, from 09:00 AM to 01:00 PM.
• Including : Guidance, entrance fees, soft drink and air conditioned transportation. 
• Price : 40 USD 
- Half day desert safary by Jeep to Bir Wahed (Well One) and sand board :
 
Sand boarding is a very popular activity in this area, , visit Bir Wahed (Well One) --.  is a hot spring of mineral water. Since it's very popular among tourists there will be many outdoor campers immersing themselves in steamy water. The spring is not too big, about four meters in diameter, so groups alternate turns and dive in. There is another small lake of cold water in the vicinity where usually people go to cool off after the hot spring. These two spots are usually visited together and consecutively.                                     
• Duration  : Approximately 04 hours, from 09:00 AM to 01:00 PM.
• Including : Guidance, entrance fees, lunch, soft drink and air conditioned jeep 4x4 .
• Price :  65 USD 
 
-Desert Safari by Quad Runner :
No experience is necessary to enjoy quad biking as guides will give a through briefing and supply you with safety equipments. Plunge into the Siwa Oasis all the way!
 

• Duration  : Approximately 01:30 hours, time per request .
• Including: Guiding.
 Price : 60 USD

 

Therapeutic Tourism  Programs in Siwa Oasis by radio active sand
Rheumatoid ,Rheumatism, general weakness, treat some cases of infertility and hepatic C virus.
Siwa Oasis, Gabal Dakrour (Mount Dakrour) and Hamamat Cleopatra (Cleopatra's Bath) are the most important sites for therapeutic tourism.
Siwa Oasis enjoys numerous properties that place it at the top of the list of these sites recommended for therapeutic tourism. It is distinguished by a calm, clear environment and mild temperature. By boiling the deep subterranean pollution free mineral water a treatment is available for treating renal stones.
Gabal al Dakrour is important for the tourists to Siwa in treating Rheumatism , Romateod and general weakness by burying the patient in hot sands surrounding the mountain. 
Sand burial is another therapeutic practice that is special to Siwa but this treatment is effective only in the sweltering heat, so it begins in mid-May.                                   

 

Sand bath "Almrdam":
The use of warm sand containing radioactive elements in the treatment of some chronic diseases of the most popular methods used for physiotherapy in Siwa, known as environmental therapy .
Siwa people have discovered since for quite some time the effectiveness and impact of sand baths in the treatment of rheumatic diseases such as Romateod and treat some cases of infertility and hepatic C virus.
The Siwa people now create so-called "Almrdam" to be treated "Almrdam" patients in it, and it would require a number of tools are: Tools for drilling: to dig Almrdam in the sand (shovel, for example) blankets towels - Tents disobedience: used as pegs assigned them blankets to work umbrella above the patient's head and means for sacked to “Almrdam” area middle of the desert as well as a number of other requirements such as oils and beverages and meat to be addressed by the patient during the treatment period and that is limited to the fenugreek tea and anise tea.
 
Important : You have to note that this type of treatment is not suitable for patients with heart disease, and those who suffer recent fractures, as treatment with sand open fractures, must be two years after the fracture to the patient can exercise therapy that way.
The patient go to “Almrdam”, Treatment and Steps:
eTreatment begin that,  patient goes to Almrdam by car where slept there inside the hole allocated to it after the disarmament of all his clothes, then backfill it inside the hole until covered with sand in full, and for a period ranging from ten minutes to twenty minutes. 
eAfter the patient out of the hole, wrapped in a blanket, and slept inside the tent for a period determined by its ability to afford to stay in the temperature inside the tent, there are those who can stay inside the tent for half an hour and there sits an hour, and so on ...
eThe patient as soon as he entered the tent drink fenugreek tea to heat the body and lighten the skin pores, followed by a drink anise tea and to be drink at intervals, to overcome the intense heat and dry throat, "It should be noted that drinking water is forbidden inside the tent”.
eFollowing that phase, patient goes out of the tent, and returns to the Hotel room, which will stay during the treatment period - without exposure to any source of air, as the patient’s room must not have any source of air from fans or air conditioning or any port of open air. The patient drink water with lemon to soothe the hottest body, then the patient can eat meat or chicken soup must be fat soup, lemon can be added to the soup.
eThe patient rest until the evening, and can change his clothes without exposing himself to water, then having dinner which is about chickens or ducks or meat, with rice and soup.
eThe patient can eat at breakfast beans, falafel and yogurt.
eThe patient remain so for three days, since that period is the minimum period of one bath; length of the growing or short duration of the bathroom due to the condition of the patient himself and the extent of progress in treatment.

 


eWrap a patient with a blanket the first period spent by the patient is the first three days, and if found progress, can be increased in the duration of treatment 02 days, then other 02 days, to bring the total to nine consecutive days, but if the patient in need of more days for treatment must have a rest day after nine days, as the sand perish body, and continue after that trip therapy by Sand Bathes again if needed so.
eAfter finishing the sand bath pores body is closed through rubbed some kind of olive oil and vinegar, and a small percentage of salt and lemon and alcohol, with no exposed body of water for at least three days, then be taken bath water for a very short period.  After the bath patient can eat hot soup.
Eating & Drinking Instructions for treatment by sand baths
1. Breakfast before eleven o'clock in the morning.
2. To refrain from eating after breakfast until the entry of Almrdam.
3. Avoid to exposure to any source of air during Going and returning from Almrdam.
4. Do not use ice cold water and cold drinks in the days of filling.
5. Must wear heavy clothing when out of the room for any purpose.
6. Not to eat watermelon in the days of filling because of the moisture in it.
7. No bathing in the days of filling.
8. No taking of medications and chemical drugs.
Instructions after filling:
1. Not to expose to any air stream such as "Air - Fans - conditioning - a car."
2. No bathing with water three days after the reclamation.
3. Warm clothes is recommended after filling.           

 

Itinerary

Program Itinerary  :
* Day 01: Arrival Cairo
Arrival at Cairo International Airport, greeted by Your Tour representative and transfer to Cairo hotel, check in , time at leisure or you can choose to do a tour from our various optional excursions , dinner and overnight.
* Day 02: Cairo / Giza Pyramids – Citadel – Egyptian museum / North Coast-Alamein
Check out after breakfast , visit Giza Pyramids , Mohamed Ali Mosque, Salah Al Din Citadel and Egyptian Museum followed by lunch then transfer by our deluxe coach to North Coast- Alamein Hotel about 235 km , check-in,  time at leisure,  dinner and overnight.
* Day 03 : North Coast-Alamein
Day at leisure on H/B , or you can choose to do a tour from our various optional excursions.
Overnight at hotel.
* Day 04 : North Coast-Alamein/ Siwa Oasis
Check-out after breakfast. Transfer to Siwa Oasis about 450 km.
Check in at Dehiba Siwa Resort, time at leisure dinner and Overnight.
*  Day 05 : Siwa Oasis
Day at leisure on half board , or you can choose to do a tour from our various optional excursions.
Overnight at hotel.
 * Day 06  : Siwa Oasis
Day at leisure on half board, or you can choose to do a tour from our various optional excursions.
Overnight at hotel.
* Day 07: Siwa Oasis / Alexandria
Check-out after breakfast.
Transfer to Alexandria Hotel, check in, time at leisure or you can choose to do a tour from our various optional excursions, dinner and overnight.
* Day 08 : Alexandria
Day at leisure on H/B , or you can choose to do a tour from our various optional excursions.
Overnight at hotel.
* Day 09: Alexandria/ St. Beshoy Monastery /Cairo
Check-out after breakfast. Transfer to Cairo and on the way visit St. Beshoy Monastery. Check in at Cairo hotel, time at leisure or you can choose to do a tour from our various optional excursions ,dinner and overnight.
* Day 10 : Cairo for Final Departure
Check-out after breakfast and transfer to Cairo International Airport for final departure.

Rates

Optional excursions from Siwa Oasis:
uFull day tours:
Œ-Full day Siwa Oasis :
Visit Gabal Al-Mawta (The Mountain of the Dead) is the principal graveyard for the inhabitants of Siwa between the 26th and 30th dynasties , the most famous tomb belongs to Si- Amun one of the soldiers of Alexander the Great. The murals inside Si-Amun's tomb are masterfully crafted and the colours remain in good condition depicting scenes from his life. Since he liked life in Siwa and decided to live in the oasis, first marrying a Greek woman and then an Egyptian one. There were pictures of his Egyptian son wearing Greek costume, and his Greek son wearing Pharaonic Egyptian costume. "This is to show there were amicable relations between the two nations at that time” ,The Mountain of the Dead is an easy climb with a spectacular view of Siwa and plush with palm trees, Visit of to The Coronation Hall of Alexander the Great at the Oracle temple. The temple was originally a temple for Amun-Re, its columns and walls reveal many aspects of the period's architecture. The accompanied tour guide will tell you about the history. Visit Cleopatra Spring is a good break to take a plunge. For a pleasant stroll, take a walk around the fields and you might get lucky and find a fruit snack of sweet oranges or dates that fall off the trees. There is also a café perched on the top floor where you can have zarda (Siwan tea) while lounging amidst palm trees. Back to resort for lunch then resume to Visit Fetnas Island which is a lake with a captivating view which has become the most famous spot for watching the sunset on the oasis. You relax on one of the cushions lying around, order lemon grass tea, and slowly sip as you watch the sun take a dip into the silver lake. Back to resort.                                   
• Duration  : Approximately 08 hours, from 08:00 AM to 04:00 PM.
• Including :Guidance, entrance fees and air conditioned transportation.
• Price : 60 USD 
 
-Full day desert safari by Jeep 4X4 to Lake Shiata and Bir Wahed (well One) hot spring:
The visit start by going by Jeep 4X4 through sand dunes to Lake Shiata which is a natural protectorate 35km from the Libyan border . You can swim and have lunch.
Sand boarding is a very popular activity in this area, so if interested make sure to tell your safari organizer to bring sand boards along, visit Bir Wahed (Well One) --.  is a hot spring of mineral water. Since it's very popular among tourists there will be many outdoor campers immersing themselves in steamy water. The spring is not too big, about four meters in diameter, so groups alternate turns and dive in. There is another small lake of cold water in the vicinity where usually people go to cool off after the hot spring. These two spots are usually visited together and consecutively.
• Duration  : Approximately 08 hours, from 08:00 AM to 04:00 PM.
• Including : Guidance, entrance fees, lunch, soft drink and air conditioned jeep 4x4 .
• Price : 80 USD 
 
u 02-Half Day tours :
ŒSiwa Oasis city tour :
Visit The Traditional Siwan House Museum which is an interesting site where you are introduced to traditional Siwan way of life with displays of preserved handicrafts, tools, clothes and living, then visit the fortress of Fortress of Shali which is the old city of Siwa. Let yourself get lost in the labyrinth of the old city ruins where the houses are made of karsheef (a type of mud) and city tour at the market place “El Souk” then enjoying Siwan tea in a siwan Coffee shop.
• Duration  : Approximately 04 hours, from 09:00 AM to 01:00 PM.
• Including : Guidance, entrance fees, soft drink and air conditioned transportation. 
• Price : 40 USD 
- Half day desert safary by Jeep to Bir Wahed (Well One) and sand board :
 
Sand boarding is a very popular activity in this area, , visit Bir Wahed (Well One) --.  is a hot spring of mineral water. Since it's very popular among tourists there will be many outdoor campers immersing themselves in steamy water. The spring is not too big, about four meters in diameter, so groups alternate turns and dive in. There is another small lake of cold water in the vicinity where usually people go to cool off after the hot spring. These two spots are usually visited together and consecutively.                                     
• Duration  : Approximately 04 hours, from 09:00 AM to 01:00 PM.
• Including : Guidance, entrance fees, lunch, soft drink and air conditioned jeep 4x4 .
• Price :  65 USD 
 
-Desert Safari by Quad Runner :
No experience is necessary to enjoy quad biking as guides will give a through briefing and supply you with safety equipments. Plunge into the Siwa Oasis all the way!

 

• Duration  : Approximately 01:30 hours, time per request .
• Including: Guiding.
 Price : 60 USD

 

 

Therapeutic Tourism  Programs in Siwa Oasis by radio active sand
Rheumatoid ,Rheumatism, general weakness, treat some cases of infertility and hepatic C virus.
Siwa Oasis, Gabal Dakrour (Mount Dakrour) and Hamamat Cleopatra (Cleopatra's Bath) are the most important sites for therapeutic tourism.
Siwa Oasis enjoys numerous properties that place it at the top of the list of these sites recommended for therapeutic tourism. It is distinguished by a calm, clear environment and mild temperature. By boiling the deep subterranean pollution free mineral water a treatment is available for treating renal stones.
Gabal al Dakrour is important for the tourists to Siwa in treating Rheumatism , Romateod and general weakness by burying the patient in hot sands surrounding the mountain. 
Sand burial is another therapeutic practice that is special to Siwa but this treatment is effective only in the sweltering heat, so it begins in mid-May.                                   

Sand bath "Almrdam":
The use of warm sand containing radioactive elements in the treatment of some chronic diseases of the most popular methods used for physiotherapy in Siwa, known as environmental therapy .
Siwa people have discovered since for quite some time the effectiveness and impact of sand baths in the treatment of rheumatic diseases such as Romateod and treat some cases of infertility and hepatic C virus.
The Siwa people now create so-called "Almrdam" to be treated "Almrdam" patients in it, and it would require a number of tools are: Tools for drilling: to dig Almrdam in the sand (shovel, for example) blankets towels - Tents disobedience: used as pegs assigned them blankets to work umbrella above the patient's head and means for sacked to “Almrdam” area middle of the desert as well as a number of other requirements such as oils and beverages and meat to be addressed by the patient during the treatment period and that is limited to the fenugreek tea and anise tea.
 
Important : You have to note that this type of treatment is not suitable for patients with heart disease, and those who suffer recent fractures, as treatment with sand open fractures, must be two years after the fracture to the patient can exercise therapy that way.
The patient go to “Almrdam”, Treatment and Steps:
eTreatment begin that,  patient goes to Almrdam by car where slept there inside the hole allocated to it after the disarmament of all his clothes, then backfill it inside the hole until covered with sand in full, and for a period ranging from ten minutes to twenty minutes. 
eAfter the patient out of the hole, wrapped in a blanket, and slept inside the tent for a period determined by its ability to afford to stay in the temperature inside the tent, there are those who can stay inside the tent for half an hour and there sits an hour, and so on ...
eThe patient as soon as he entered the tent drink fenugreek tea to heat the body and lighten the skin pores, followed by a drink anise tea and to be drink at intervals, to overcome the intense heat and dry throat, "It should be noted that drinking water is forbidden inside the tent”.
eFollowing that phase, patient goes out of the tent, and returns to the Hotel room, which will stay during the treatment period - without exposure to any source of air, as the patient’s room must not have any source of air from fans or air conditioning or any port of open air. The patient drink water with lemon to soothe the hottest body, then the patient can eat meat or chicken soup must be fat soup, lemon can be added to the soup.
eThe patient rest until the evening, and can change his clothes without exposing himself to water, then having dinner which is about chickens or ducks or meat, with rice and soup.
eThe patient can eat at breakfast beans, falafel and yogurt.
eThe patient remain so for three days, since that period is the minimum period of one bath; length of the growing or short duration of the bathroom due to the condition of the patient himself and the extent of progress in treatment.


eWrap a patient with a blanket the first period spent by the patient is the first three days, and if found progress, can be increased in the duration of treatment 02 days, then other 02 days, to bring the total to nine consecutive days, but if the patient in need of more days for treatment must have a rest day after nine days, as the sand perish body, and continue after that trip therapy by Sand Bathes again if needed so.
eAfter finishing the sand bath pores body is closed through rubbed some kind of olive oil and vinegar, and a small percentage of salt and lemon and alcohol, with no exposed body of water for at least three days, then be taken bath water for a very short period.  After the bath patient can eat hot soup.
Eating & Drinking Instructions for treatment by sand baths
1. Breakfast before eleven o'clock in the morning.
2. To refrain from eating after breakfast until the entry of Almrdam.
3. Avoid to exposure to any source of air during Going and returning from Almrdam.
4. Do not use ice cold water and cold drinks in the days of filling.
5. Must wear heavy clothing when out of the room for any purpose.
6. Not to eat watermelon in the days of filling because of the moisture in it.
7. No bathing in the days of filling.
8. No taking of medications and chemical drugs.
Instructions after filling:
1. Not to expose to any air stream such as "Air - Fans - conditioning - a car."
2. No bathing with water three days after the reclamation.
3. Warm clothes is recommended after filling.           



Per person
Single room
USD 1,050

Per person
Therapeutic treatment by radio active sand - Including special food and drinks as per treatment requirements.
USD 100