The Sycamore tree was already known in the time of the pharaohs as "the tree of life". But you will also find this beautiful and powerful symbol back in all kinds of cultures and religions
Sycamore travel is a full service travel agency for Egypt and surrounding countries like Jordan and Sudan. Together we can plan your tour as an individual or as a group. We assist you with our network of contacts and with more that twenty years of experience in organizing all kinds of tours.
We are: Yvon Arendsen and Abdel Sadek partners in business as well as privately, we work together for already twenty five years.
Yvon, Dutch of origin, guarantees quick and accurate communication between you and our organization and with her long years of experience as a tour leader and a tour operator in the country she can advise you well. With Dutch efficiency she manages the office.
Then Sadek a Nubian Egyptian, he is the friendliness and hospitality in person. He is the man of the contacts and the network. A fantastic planner with a good sense for what the customer wants. Everywhere he has his people, who see to it that you get an unforgettable trip and excellent service.
Furthermore there is our team at the office and our representatives, guides, cooks, drivers, camel men, Bedouin families and boatmen. They are our real capital because they take care of you during your trip.
So not a normal travel agency as you see, but an organization with heart for the country, culture, people and the exceptional variety of nature.
Respect for the population and nature is one of our prime concerns, therefor we always try to leave the area undamaged after our activities. The eco systems of the deserts of Sinai and the Western Desert or the Red Sea are vulnerable but also extremely beautiful and we want to keep it that way for the future.