From Cairo: 3-Day Siwa Oasis and Western Desert Private Tour


Our 3-day private tour from Cairo takes you on a journey to the heart of Egypt’s Western Desert, where you will explore the natural beauty, culture, and history of Siwa Oasis. This tour offers an unforgettable experience of sand dunes, hot springs, salt lakes, and the famous Cleopatra pool. Along with the mesmerizing landscapes, you will also visit the ancient Temple of the Oracle, the Shali Fortress, and Siwa’s traditional old town.


  • Visit Siwa Oasis, one of Egypt’s most beautiful and remote destinations
  • Explore the ancient Temple of the Oracle, where Alexander the Great once visited
  • Discover the history and culture of Siwa Oasis, including the Shali Fortress and the traditional old town
  • Relax in the hot springs and the Cleopatra pool
  • Experience the breathtaking beauty of the Western Desert with its sand dunes and salt lakes


  • Personalized and private tour with a knowledgeable local guide
  • Comfortable and air-conditioned private transportation
  • All entrance fees, meals, and accommodation are included
  • Pick-up and drop-off services from your Cairo hotel


Day 1: Cairo to Siwa Oasis

  • Pick-up from your Cairo hotel and drive to Siwa Oasis (approx. 10 hours)
  • Visit the ancient Temple of the Oracle and the Shali Fortress
  • Explore Siwa’s traditional old town and enjoy a traditional dinner
  • Overnight stay in Siwa

Day 2: Siwa Oasis

  • After breakfast, explore Siwa’s beautiful landscapes, including the hot springs and the Cleopatra pool
  • Enjoy a traditional lunch in Siwa
  • Drive to the Great Sand Sea and explore the sand dunes
  • Overnight stay in Siwa

Day 3: Siwa Oasis to Cairo

  • After breakfast, check out from the hotel and drive back to Cairo (approx. 10 hours)
  • Stop at the salt lakes of the Western Desert
  • Drop-off at your Cairo hotel


  • Pick-up and drop-off services from your Cairo hotel
  • Private air-conditioned transportation throughout the tour
  • English-speaking guide
  • 2 nights accommodation in Siwa Oasis
  • All entrance fees
  • All meals (2 breakfasts, 2 lunches, and 2 dinners)


  • Gratuities/tips for the guide and driver
  • Any optional activities not mentioned in the itinerary

Pricing Information:

Our 3-day private tour from Cairo to Siwa Oasis and the Western Desert starts from $550 per person, based on a minimum of two people.

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  • Wear comfortable and light clothing, as the weather can be hot in the daytime and cool at night
  • Bring sunscreen, sunglasses, and a hat to protect yourself from the sun
  • Drink plenty of water to stay hydrated
  • Respect the local culture and traditions
  • Bring cash, as there are limited ATM facilities in Siwa Oasis

Trip Notes:

  • This tour is available year-round
  • This tour requires a moderate level of physical fitness
  • The pickup time can be customized according to your preferences
  • This tour is also available as a group tour upon request


  • Can I customize the tour itinerary? Yes, we offer customizations to suit the needs of our travelers
  • What is the minimum number of people required to book the tour? The tour starts from a minimum of two people, but we can accommodate solo travelers upon request.
  • Is the tour suitable for children? Yes, the tour is suitable for children, but we recommend consulting with us beforehand to ensure that the itinerary is appropriate for your child’s age and physical ability.
  • What type of accommodation is included in the tour? We provide comfortable and clean accommodation in Siwa Oasis, including a private room with a private bathroom.
  • What type of transportation is used for the tour? We provide private air-conditioned transportation throughout the tour, including pick-up and drop-off services from your Cairo hotel.
  • What is the cancellation policy? Cancellation made 30 days or more prior to the tour departure date will receive a full refund. Cancellation made less than 30 days prior to the tour departure date will incur a 50% cancellation fee. No refund will be issued for cancellations made less than 7 days