News

Egypt’s Siwa Oasis Announced as Global Destination for Medical, Environmental Tourism

Egypt’s Siwa Oasis Announced as Global Destination for Medical, Environmental Tourism

Cleopatra’s bath is one of Siwa’s most popular mineral springs

Marsa Matruh Governor Alaa Abu-Zaid has announced Egypt’s Oasis of Siwa as a global destination for medical and environmental tourism during the medical tourism conference, held on Wednesday, in coordination with Alexandria University.

Abou-Zaid said during the conference that Siwa has several touristic attractions that are yet to be discovered, and it qualifies to be one of the best destinations in the world.

Siwa’s natural characteristics have made it an exceptional oasis and one of the most impressive nature reserves, outstanding itself from the rest of Oases in Egypt.

The conference discussions highlighted the therapeutic and environmental characteristics in Siwa in addition to ways and methods to maintain them. Success stories in medical tourism in the remote Oasis were celebrated.

The conference also discussed the establishment of a new museum that will display phases of production of olive oil. Also, new patterns for tourism in Siwa were announced during the conference, including watching birds’ migration and riding camels.

The remote Oasis is located in Egypt’s western desert, 50 KM east from Libyan borders.

 

Egyptian Bahia Shehab First Arab Woman to Win UNESCO-Sharjah Culture Prize
Egypt Students Have High Potential in Mobile App Innovation: Google Official

Subscribe to our newsletter


News

More in News

Egyptian Economist and Writer Galal Amin Dies Aged 83

Mirna AbdulaalSeptember 26, 2018

Sisi at UN: Let Us Recall Values of Nelson Mandela, World Needs to Address Conflict Root Causes

Sara AhmedSeptember 25, 2018

‘Sisi is a Great Friend’: Trump and Sisi Meet at United Nations

Mirna AbdulaalSeptember 25, 2018

Saudi Women Take Off their Veils in Solidarity with Feminist Tarif Alassiri

Nour EltiganiSeptember 24, 2018

IMF’s Lagarde: Egypt’s Economic Growth Among Highest in Middle East

Sara AhmedSeptember 24, 2018

Ministry of Antiquities: Baron Palace Renovation Will be Complete Within a Year

Sara AhmedSeptember 24, 2018

‘Misr Al Kheir’ Supports Disadvantaged Egyptian Children by Selling their Artwork

Mirna AbdulaalSeptember 24, 2018

Shubra District Head Suspended After Deadly House Collapse

Nour EltiganiSeptember 23, 2018
Egyptian Streets is an independent, young, and grass roots news media organization aimed at providing readers with an alternate depiction of events that occur on Egyptian and Middle Eastern streets, and to establish an engaging social platform for readers to discover and discuss the various issues that impact the region.

© 2017 Egyptian Streets. All Rights Reserved.