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Great Sand Sea

Siwa, Egypt
+20 122 066 9764
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Car drifts - sand boarding - cold and hot springs

The trip suitable for adults & teenagers . I went via the 4X4 cars which is the only method to dive... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2018
reham a
Oil Exploration geologist

Excellent experience being driven with 4 wheel drive vehicles over these scenic sand dunes... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2018
Aziz E
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Cairo, Egypt
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The third-largest sand accumulation in the world (a sand dune the size of England) spans more than 600 kilometers forming a natural barrier between Libya and Egypt.
  • Excellent96%
  • Very good2%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“hot springs” (6 reviews)
“safari trip” (2 reviews)
“wheel drive” (2 reviews)
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Siwa, Egypt
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

The trip suitable for adults & teenagers . I went via the 4X4 cars which is the only method to dive in this desert . the sand /spring/sky combination is charming. the area is protectorate and a natural barrier between EG & LY and it...More

Thank reham a
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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent experience being driven with 4 wheel drive vehicles over these scenic sand dunes. Excellent drivers.Having Arabian tea while Sunset. Wonderful experience..unforgettable

Thank Aziz E
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

One of the biggest sand dunes areas in the world... its really chocking when you stand in the middle of these sand dunes and all what you can see in a 360 degree view is ONLY sand dunes! Siwa drivers are really good in handling...More

Thank Ahmed-Yehia-Ismail
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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

It was a fantastic trip ,,,,every one should try this experince alot of magic in the desert,,we have alot of fun in sand boarding,,,but there was a very very bad just one bathroom here

Thank Yassmin Y
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Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Safari trip was at sunset , fantastic trip.. 4*4 cars, drivers , hospitality and sand boarding every minute I spent was fantastic..

Thank rashadayman
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

We hired Djed Tours to take us to Siwa and to the Great Sand Sea, that lies outside of the town. The drive from Cairo takes a full day so allow time. We spent two days in Siwa, one visiting sites in the town and...More

Thank traveling_sun
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

My last day of the year was there , it was the best safari it was more than great to end a year .. Also the sand boarding was fantastic . Don’t forget to try their tea ...

Thank Salma D
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

The desert is one of the best I’ve ever experienced, It’s calm and quite. The trip to there is really an adventure with the safari cars. There are a lot of attractions to visit on your way. You can also do sand boarding. But unfortunately...More

Thank Moheb E
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Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Having a safari in Siwa is the greatest experience u can ever have esp if u have an experienced driver..very amazing nature..the driving up and down the dunes..the scenes..the rush..the beauty u will behold...the silence and pure untouched nature..setting a fire and drinking tea in...More

1  Thank Mohamed A
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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

In great sand sea u can do dessert car 4x4 safari, stop at scattered water eyes & enjoy a swim in its warm natural waters, eat desert lunch or dinner & do camping in the desert, enjoy camp fire chatting & eat marshmallows heated by...More

1  Thank rana a
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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