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The Traditional Siwa House: Tours & Tickets

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7 Sep 2016
“Interesting buildings”
7 May 2016
“The paintings on the tomb walls depic a strange mixture of Egyptian and Greek cultures.”
This authentic home created from mud and wood displays all the trappings of a traditional Siwanese family.
Siwa, Egypt
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Reviewed September 7, 2016

This is 1 of the attractions in this small oasis. The ruins are quite intact except for some wear and tear but i would suggest to come hee with a guide. if not, you will not be able to appreciate the place without some history...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Scubaholic777
Reviewed May 7, 2016

It's definitely worth visiting. German archaeologists were working on it for some time now, it should be in a better shape than when I visited the place.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Nathan K
Reviewed December 22, 2015

An Extraordinary primitive place that depend of very simple materials and way of living. no electricity or any technology allowed

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Khaled K
Reviewed July 11, 2015

It is impressive to see this part of Egypt & know more about the culture. I was surprised even though I'm Egyptian but the culture is little different or we can say unique. They also speak the Amazeigh language but thank God they speak arabic...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Worldtraveler13-14
Reviewed January 28, 2015

It gives you information on how the people in Siwa used to live (and still) and you can see their instruments and rooms as if it is a live show of the interesting life style of the people of this place.And it will make you...More

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank Egyptiano333
Reviewed September 20, 2014

One the best places i have been ever. You can find in one place a lot of history, amazing view and great pools.

Date of experience: December 2013
Thank Leovisan
Reviewed January 7, 2014

We spend a great time to enjoy Siwa's heritage and traditional house arranging by Walid's company. It's amazing that Siwa is more peaceful, quiet and relaxing place compare to Cairo. It's really a good place to relax and enjoy apart from the city. We have...More

Date of experience: December 2013
Thank cheralva
Reviewed February 19, 2012

Siwa oasis , a place where you find peace of mind , unpoluted inviroment,kind and premative people and way of life, a place to clear your soul from civilisation polution.

Date of experience: January 2012
Thank MohamedAbouArab
Reviewed November 21, 2011

small, simple, not a big deal but gives a really nice overview of the area.

Date of experience: October 2011
Thank WhereOnEarthLA
Reviewed November 20, 2011

I'm an anthropologist, so any taste of another way of life fascinates me. The Siwan House gives you a chance to see inside a traditional house and all its rooms. Sit on the carpets, imagine life in these spaces. Ask questions.

Date of experience: March 2011
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