Signature Egypt

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Pre-Travel Form

We need some important information prior to your trip. This information will include your flight details which we need for your transfer. Please fill in this information as soon as possible.

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Arrival Details

Arrive to Cairo - Cairo International Airport (CAI) - at any time on or before first day of tour. Transfer to Steigenberger Pyramids Cairo Hotel.

Departure Details

Depart from Cairo - Cairo International Airport (CAI) - at any time on last day of tour. Depart from Four Seasons Hotels Cairo at Nile Plaza.

Airport Transfers

Airport transfers are included with your tour. You will be met at the airport. After you exit the secure area look for someone with a sign with either your name or the Women's Travel Club.


If you have purchased your own pre-night or post night accommodations (not through the Women's Travel Club) you will have to arrange your own airport transfer or take a taxi.

Flight Information

The Women’s Travel Club recommends booking flexible/refundable air tickets when possible. Please do not book flights until your tour status is guaranteed. Once your flights are booked please enter your flight information on the pre-travel form above.

If you would like assistance booking international flights for your tour please use the form below. The Women’s Travel Club Flight Desk will work with you to arrange the best options.

Our Flight management fee is CAD 100.00 + HST, per tour.

Entry Requirements


A tourist visa is required to travel to Egypt for tourism. Canadian and U.S. citizens are eligible for the Egyptian eVisa or to obtain a visa on arrival. To apply for a tourist visa online please visit the Egypt E-Visa Portal.

Please note: Starting September 3, 2023, Canadian passport holders will no longer be able to obtain a visa upon arrival in Egypt. You will be required to obtained a visa from an Egyptian embassy or consulate abroad. If you are planning to travel to Egypt, you should contact the nearest Egyptian embassy or consulate before you go.

Egypt has just announced new Visa requirements for Canadians.  Canadians will no longer be able to use the e-visa for entry to Egypt.  The Visa must be applied for and processed through the Egyptian Consulate by mail.  Here is the information that we received.  


New entry requirement

Starting October 1, 2023, Canadian passport holders will not be able to obtain a visa online before travelling to or upon arrival in Egypt. You will be required to obtain a visa from an Egyptian embassy or consulate abroad.


If you travel to Egypt on an electronic visa on or after October 1, 2023, your visa will be considered void, and you will be denied boarding and/or entry into Egypt.


If you are planning to travel to Egypt, you should contact the nearest Egyptian embassy or consulate before you go.


Foreign Representatives in Canada

For tourist visa prior to departure with CONFIRMATION OF YOUR TOUR 

Mail to the below address or submit in person from 9:30 Am to 12:30 PM weekdays, except for holidays

1- Application form per applicant (see attachment) +1 email address per family

2- Original passport 

3- 2 Canadian passport size photo for each applicant

4- If by mail 1 money order payable to EGYPTIAN CONSULATE for the total of 50.00 CAD per person (single entry visa) or 110.00 (for multiple entry) you may pay in cash if in person WITH THE CONFIRMATION OF YOUR TOUR SHOWING NAMES OF ALL ACCOMPANYING FAMILY MEMBERS.

  If your stay is at a private residence, the cost for single entry visa is 150.00 CAD and 205.00 CAD for multiple entry.

5- 1 Prepaid registered envelope for return (if by mail)


Processing time is 2 to 4 business days plus mailing time if received by mail.

The visa is valid 90 days from date of issue to travel to Egypt, kindly apply accordingly.


1800 McGill College Avenue, suite 900

Montreal, QC

H3A 3J6



Visa Application Form



Foreign nationals must have a passport valid for at least 6 months.

While no specific vaccinations are required, we recommend that your routine vaccinations are up to date and that you visit a local travel health clinic or doctor for advice prior to the trip.


Please note that Polio is present in Egypt. Polio can be prevented by vaccination. It is recommended that your vaccination against polio is up to date. One booster dose of the polio vaccine is recommended for adults. If you are staying in Egypt more than 4 weeks, you may need to show proof of polio vaccination when you leave the country. Make sure that the polio vaccination is documented on the International Certificate of Vaccination or Prophylaxis. This is the only document accepted as proof of vaccination. In Canada, they are provided at Yellow Fever Vaccination Centres. Carry the certificate as proof of vaccination.


The Women's Travel Club recommends travelers to be fully vaccinated against COVID. Some countries will require COVID vaccination to enter, it is the traveler's resposibility to insure they meet all requirements.  


Travel requirements may change at any time. Please visit your government's travel recommendations page.
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Group Chat

Chat with others on your tour on our private, online network. Share information and ideas for your upcoming tour.




Online Meet & Greet

Join the live, online meet and greet to meet your fellow travelers and your tour host. This informal online get-together will happen shortly before your tour.

Monday, September 11 @ 7 PM

Photo Sharing

Share pictures from the tour on this photo sharing app. Photos can be uploaded to social media. A great way for everyone to have access to the best photos.


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Suggested Packing List

This is a suggested packing list for your tour. Please keep in mind that your personal needs or requirements may differ from the items on this list.

  • Flight information and documents - eticket number
  • Travel insurance policy 
  • Passport (make a copy)
  • Visa (make a copy)
  • COVID vaccination certificate (if required)
  • Pre travel COVID test certificate (if required)
  • Proof of Polio vaccination (if required)
  • Pen (please bring your own for filling our documents)
  • Camera (with extra memory cards and batteries)
  • Cash, credit card and debit card
  • Cell phone, tablet, etc with charging cables
  • Day pack (for daily excursions)
  • Earplugs (if needed)
  • Electical adapter and converter
  • External charger
  • Face masks
  • First aid kit and medications (bring extra prescription medications in their prescription bottles/packages)
  • Fleece top/sweater
  • Footwear including comfortable closed toe shoes
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Hat
  • Headphones or earbuds
  • Light jacket
  • Locks for bags
  • Long pants, capris, and/or shorts
  • Money belt (optional)
  • Personal entertainment (reading and writing materials, cards, music player, etc)
  • Refillable water bottle
  • Scarf or wrap
  • Shirts (blouses, t-shirts, tank tops, etc)
  • Sleepwear
  • Small travel towel (optional)
  • Smart outfit (optional for evenings out)
  • Sunglasses
  • Swimsuit and wrap
  • Toiletries
  • Watch and/or alarm clock


In Egypt, days are usually hot and evenings balmy, so visitors should pack light and cool clothing. The average daily maximum is 33°C (91°F) and the average daily minimum is 23°C (73°F).


The official currency of Egypt is the Egyptian Pound or ginee (EGP or LE). 1 Egyptian Pound or ginee = 100 piastres. Notes are in denominations of 200, 100, 50, 20, 10, 5, 1, 50 piastres and 25 piastres. Coins are in denominations of 25, 20, 10 and 5 piastres.

ATM machines are widely available, especially in the main tourist areas.

American Express, Diners Club, Mastercard and Visa are widely accepted in hotels and restaurants.

Electric Outlets

In Egypt there are two associated plug types, types C and F. Type C plugs have two round pins and type F plugs have two round pins with two earth clips on the side. Egypt operates on a 220V supply voltage and 50Hz.
A universal all-in-one travel adapter (can be purchased from retailers like Amazon) will allow you to plug in and charge most electronic devices. Most electronic devices have built-in converters. However, if you plan to use North American appliances like hair dryers, flat irons or curling irons you will need a converter.