Siwa Protected Area information, tours, prices and online booking
Siwa Protected Area located between the Libyan border and the Qattara Depression in northwest Egypt. In fact, the area designated as a protectorate for its faunal and cultural diversity. Siwa Oasis has many lakes and over a thousand springs. But the water is very saline and supports little agriculture except dates, olives and a few vegetables. The oasis supports the endangered Slender-horned Gazelle, Gazella leptoceros, Fennec Fox and Vulpes zerda. It may still be home to the Cheetah, Acinonyx jubatus, one of the most threatened cats in the world.
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Typical birds include the Turtle Dove and Streptopelia turtur can found there either. During your stay in Siwa Oasis, it would be a great idea to spend your free time observing the surrounding nature. Get in contact with a Bedouin guide, the locals being the people who know most about their oasis. Don’t forget to act responsibly in order to keep Siwa Oasis as beautiful as it is today. In fact, you can contact us to arrange a day tour to this area.