These prices are up to date for November 2018.
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You can take a daily public bus from Turgomen station (the cheapest option at 180LE each way)
Private Minibus (seats 14 people) - 3500LE each way
Private Sedan (seats 4 people) - 3250 LE (pick up anywhere in Cairo) each way
The prices for the much bigger Minibus and private Sedan do not differ much. That's because Minibuses run on Diesel (cheaper) and private Sedans run on Gasoline.
A 4 WD vehicle (seats 4 - 6 people) is 1500LE per day. This vehicle can take you anywhere in Siwa, Maraqi and Abu Shuruf area.
Alternatively you can bike, use tuk tuk or donkey cart to explore Siwa and surrounding areas.
Accommodations in Siwa is diverse. There are places starting as low as 75LE per person. Usually people take hotels within the price range of 320 - 450 per double room.
We will be happy to book you any accommodation in Siwa free of charge. We do recommend certain places just because we think they offer better values than the others.
There is a national park permission fee that needs to be paid for certain areas in the desert (such as Bir Wahid). It costs 145LE per day per person.
Half Day to the Desert (seats 4 - 6 people) is 1000 LE per day total + permissions for each person. We leave in the afternoon, return after sunset (approx. 4 hours).
Full Day Trip to the Desert (seats 4 - 6 people) is 1600 LE per day total + permissions for each. We leave 10 in the morning, lunch, get back to town after sunset.
Whole Day Overnight(seats 4 - 6 people) includes national park permissions, desert trip, lunch, dinner, breakfast, camp overnight
This is a walking trip on the surrounding of Siwa and the desert with Fathi as a guide.
Above pricing is geared towards people travelling in a group. If you are travelling alone, contact us so we can reduce the pricing for you. Usually we can arrange you to join other travellers.
If you have time, you do not really have to commit to a specific plan to enjoy Siwa. We will secure your accommodation and you can enjoy Siwa leisurely. You can use our services whenever you feel like it. We have people taking a month or two living in Siwa to write their thesis or take a long Summer/Winter break.