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How l can go To Cairo from Eliat ???

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Toronto, Canada
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How l can go To Cairo from Eliat ???

Im looking for a tour to Cairo from Eliat, Israel, the problem is that lm going just myself and all tours including Abraham Tours are for 2 people only, is any more options or someone travel alone as well on April12, 2014?

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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1. Re: How l can go To Cairo from Eliat ???

I'm assuming you've taken the political/security situation into consideration.

Try these guys:

www.desertecotours.com/English/egypt_info.asp

http://www.mazadatours.com/

or get to the border at Taba and take a bus to Cairo (which for security reasons now runs through Sharm el-Sheikh and not directly west across the peninsula).

Jerusalem, Israel
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2. Re: How l can go To Cairo from Eliat ???

Attention! You have to acquire an Egyptian visa in the Egyptian embassy in Tel Aviv / Egyptian consulate in Eilat, prior to crossing the border, in order to visit Cairo.

The on-arrival-visa given on the Egyptian side of the Taba border (near Eilat) is a Sinai-only visa!

Jerusalem
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3. Re: How l can go To Cairo from Eliat ???

Amos is right. In fact the on-arrival visa at Taba is only good for the South Sinai coast as far as Sharm al-Sheikh - anywhere else in Sinai needs a full visa in advance.

And please check with the Egypt forum for updated information about this journey given the current situation in Sinai.

Toronto, Canada
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4. Re: How l can go To Cairo from Eliat ???

Thank you very much for all the advises political situation is not safe and Canadian Government has advise danger as well, l will stay in Israel but l ll keep this info for the future when Egypt is more secure.

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