Originally Posted by Bjorn Niva1600
Is it true that is´t hard to get the Bawiti - Siwa permission (granted in Cairo)and it´s better to do the trip the other way around, as to say Siwa - Bawiti. To who we have to talk to get permits, the Egupt ambassy suggested Misr Travel in Cairo, are there any other suggestions ?
We´ll do the trip from Bawiti to Siwa on 13.04.2009 if permission is granted - 2 persons and a 4x4.
hope my reply is not late !
well on the 13th i will be heading from Alexandria to Siwa , will stay there 2 or 3 days then head to Bahariya oasis ,
you don't need any company to make your permits
its easier now ,way easier ,
where are you staying in in Siwa ?
you can contact Yousef in Siwa (+2 010 615 43 83 )
he is a local guide i deal with hem when im there ,and he is nice guy ,
he can help you with permits ,
you need a copy of your passport and to pay (think some thing around 10 us and same for the car ,) not so sure but its around that
you can contact me if you need any other help ,if you want to stay bit longer in Siwa i will hopefully be there like 7 or 8 pm
my phone number is +2 010 170 30 58