In Sanantur we organize a travel program that combines the touristic pleasure that always involves the visit to the country of the Arab Republic of Egypt with the possibility – chosen alternatively or optionally in your case by the interested party – to have access simultaneously, and in the same country of destination, to a set of medical-health benefits specialised in the treatment of the hepatitis C virus. By means of this set of benefits the person who decides to gain access to them shall be subject to medical examinations, and will undergo medical, analytical and diagnostic examinations during his stay, with the ultimate goal of being prescribed by a medical specialist the proper medications, updated and manufactured by prestigious international laboratories, for the correct curative treatment of the above-mentioned virus according to the specific genotype of each individual. The trip includes finally the customized delivery of the corresponding medication by pharmaceutical establishments of the city of Cairo, duly governmentally authorized. The follow up of the treatment will be taken by the interested then in its country of origin, under the supervision and direction of his Doctors.
The Hotel where our customers will be hosted will be the Concorde El Salam Hotel Cairo. This is a five star hotel fully updated. The hotel is 25 minutes by car from the city center and 6 km from the modern residential area of Heliopolis. The facility houses 8 restaurants and 2 outdoor swimming pools. The rooms are equipped with flat-screen televisions and free Wi-Fi connection.
All the rooms of the Concorde El Salam have windows that open onto a private balcony overlooking the garden or the swimming pool. All rooms have a private bathroom. The comfort level that this establishment offers, cannot be surpassed by any other in the capital.
Between the 8 restaurants located inside the Hotel Concorde El Salam we find the Italian restaurant Aida and the Abou Aouf restaurant, which serves Egyptian and Lebanese dishes. In addition, the Sushi Bar offers a selection of sushi and the restaurant La Veranda offers live and outdoors performances.
The spa and wellness center of the hotel, the Zing, offers a wide variety of relaxing treatments and houses a large fitness center with professional trainers at your disposal. There are also tennis courts, squash courts and an equestrian center that offers horse riding lessons.
The international airport and the international convention and exhibition center of Cairo is located 10 minutes by car to the Concorde El Salam Hotel Cairo.
Assistance by translator
Due to language, cultural differences, and by the size of the Egyptian capital, our clients will be accompanied at all times, since its arrival by our representative who will be their guide and their translator during the entire trip, until the departure to their country of origin. Always and at all times they will have our staff at their disposal to advice, assist and help them as required.
In addition the customer will be provided with a dossier which includes a detailed listing of all documentation that is necessary to complete the trip.
Sanantur, in addition to the strict provision of tourist services, complementarily offers the possibility to the customer of that him, acting in his own name and interest, and under his sole decision and choice, he can receive in the city of Cairo and during his stay, a particular set of medical and health services provided by third parties qualified professionals, unconnected to Sanantur. This set of services form, in tight synthesis, a medical-health provision that, in essence, consists of one or more custom medical examinations, the realization of a series of tests and clinical analysis and diagnosis, the emission of the corresponding prescription, and the delivery of the prescribed medication.
The medical care of the customer in Cairo will be carried out by M.D. Mr. Sherif Abdel Fattah and M.D. Mr.Waleed AbdEl Aty Hamed Elsayed, and his team of professional specialists. On the basis of the clinical trials, analytical and medical examinations carried out, as well as the background of each applicant, under the exclusive professional medical judgment, he will prescribe the medication that will be specifically required, and that it will be delivered by a pharmaceutical establishment.
The medication that customers will receive during their stay in Cairo is based on the active principles of sofosbuvir and/or simeprevir, in combination with some or other drugs, according to each case and depending on the genotype and clinical history of each individual.
Among the list of essential medicines that the World Health Organization (WHO) recommended for the treatment of hepatitis C there are included the above mentioned drugs as you can see in: http://www.who.int/medicines/publications/essentialmedicines/ Executive-Summary _EML-2015_7- May-15.pdf
In general terms, this medication will have to be taken during a period of between 12 and 24 weeks.
According to information appearing in http://www.easl.eu/medias/cpg/HEPC-2015/Full-report.pdf the success of the treatment with the drugs before expressed and the total elimination of the HCV occurs in a high percentage, when the infection has already caused cirrhosis of the liver; and in higher percentages in the cases when the infection is in a previous stage.
This program includes the round trip from Spain to the city of Cairo, as well as internal displacement in private vehicles; the accommodation of the Customer for 4 nights and 5 days in a 5-star hotel called “Concorde El Salam Hotel Cairo” full board; a tourist package consisting of visits to relevant, elected and unique points of interest and the personal assistance of the client by a guide-translator. In addition to the strict provision of tourist services, as we have explained, it also offers a complementary option in the form of a set of specific and prepared medical-health benefits, organized and planned from the country of origin, that the person concerned hires and prepares from his country of origin to be carried out in the country of destination by healthcare professionals of recognized prestige and independent of Sanantur.
FIRST DAY: ARRIVAL TO CAIRO
SECOND DAY: PERFORMING THE MEDICAL TESTS (HCV) AND NILE CRUISE
THIRD DAY: ANCIENT AND COPTIC EGYPT
FOURTH DAY: PYRAMIDS TOUR, SPHINX AND EGYPTIAN MUSEUM
FIFTH DAY: RETURN
See price per accompanying guests.
The follow-up analysis in the country of origin are not included in the package price.
Depending on the season the price of the stay and transport can suffer variations
The total basic price is 6,595.15 € VAT included. This price includes two classes or types of benefits, namely:
In the first place, the amount of 2,792.15 € (VAT included) is paid off by the customer as payment for the conception, mediation, coordination, monitoring, and other services in the country of origin, and the strictly tourist provision; that is, the set of tourist services that are comprehensive of the travel round-trip, the stay at a hotel establishment of the indicated category on a full board basis, the internal transfers, including tours to places of interest and the guide service with personalized attention. This quantity is broken down into two parts: 1,315.00 € of tax base, plus 276.15 € as VAT for the conception, mediation, organization and overall coordination of the combined travel in the country of origin and its follow-up and monitoring in the country of destination; and in 1,201.00 € (including taxes) in payment for the strictly tourist provision in the country of destination.
Secondly, the amount of 3,803.00 € (VAT exempt) is paid off only by the client that, in addition, wants to contract from the country of origin the provision of the medical-health services that have been explained, and that includes several medical examinations, clinical testing, analytical and diagnosis during the stay, the correct prescription by a specialist of the right medication, updated and manufactured by prestigious international laboratories for the correct curative treatment of the said virus in accordance with the specific genotype of each applicant, and the customized delivery of the corresponding medication by pharmaceutical establishments of the city of Cairo, duly governmentally authorized. This price is based on one of the more common cases of treatment, for a period of 12 weeks that consists in these moments in Mpiviropack (sofosbuvir 400 mg.), Pegasys (peginterferon alfa-2a, 0.5 ml.) and Copegus (ribavirin, 200 mg.). This medication is made by the laboratories Martyr Pharmaceutical Industries and F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd. In different cases and with a price of 5.583.00 € (VAT exempt), the treatment consists in Mpiviropack (sofosbuvir 400 mg.) and Olysio (simeprevir 150 mg.), medication developed by the laboratories Marcyrl Pharmaceutical Industries and Janssen-Cilag International NV, for a period of 12 weeks. In some cases, depending on the response obtained from the prescribed drugs, treatment may be prolonged by 12 additional weeks, in this case, the client should return to Egypt to receive personally the recipe and subsequently additional medication. Such a journey and those benefits are not included in this price.
Check special price per accompanying person (that does not require contracting the delivery of health services in the country of destination).
The follow-up analysis in the country of origin are not included in the package price.
Depending on the season the prices for stay and transport may vary.
Sanantur does not finance the Combined Travel.