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Alexandria, El Alamein & Siwa Oasis
   
Holiday Length: 4 days
Departs: Daily
Start/End City: Cairo
Type of Holiday: Private Tour

  Ancient Kingdoms Holidays brings you this 4 day tour of historic Alexandria, the war history of El Alamein and the Oasis of Siwa.  Siwa Oasis is one of Egypt's isolated Berber settlements, and a former home to the ancient oracle of Amon.  There are numerous ruins and mud dwellings. 

ITINERARY  
Day 1


Cairo - Alexandria
Transfer from Cairo to Alexandria.  Visit to Pompey's Pillar, the Catacombs, the New Library and the National Museum.
   
Day 2


Alexandria - Marsa Matrouh - Siwa Oasis
Drive along the Mediterranean coastline to the famous white beach at Marsa Matrouh and continue via the desert to Siwa Oasis. (B,D)
   
Day 3



Siwa Oasis
Visit the Temples of Amun, visited by Alexander the Great.  Continue to Cleopatra Springs, Jabel El Mawta Tombs and Siwa House Museum (B,D).
OPTIONAL Desert Safari to one of the natural springs on the edge of the great sand sea.
   
Day 4

Siwa Oasis - El Alamein - Cairo
Drive back to Cairo via El Alamein.  Visit El Alamein War Museum and the cemetery. (B)
   
   
HOLIDAY INCLUSIONS

* Accommodation with private facilities
* Meals as indicated in itinerary
* A/C Transportation
* Sightseeing and entrance fees

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