WESTERN DESERT - 5 days/ 4 nights

Itinerary

Day 1 - Bahariya Oasis

In the morning pick up from your hotel in Cairo, transfer to the bus station and take the bus to Bahariya Oasis. You will reach Bahariya by midday. Transfer to the hotel and after lunch start a tour in the charming old village: visit the Museum (Mummy Hall), home of the so called “Golden Mummies", and visit Temple of Alexander, Temple of Ain Al -Muftella. Then visit the rock - cut Tomb of Zed-Amun-Ef-Ankh and Tomb of Bannentiu, two well preserved 26th-dinasty tombs, with vivid wall paintings. Dinner and over night in the hotel. 


Day 2 -White Desert, Black Desert
Free morning. After having lunch in the hotel, start the jeep tour to the White Desert. On the way you will visit the Black Desert, Crystal Mountain, the Akabat (sand) Desert and a hot spring. In the evening you will camp out in the middle of White Desert and our Bedouin friends will prepare a traditional dinner for you by the camp fire. Enjoy the most magical sunset and discover the secrets of the desert at night. Over night under the stars.

 

Day 3 - Farafra Oasis, Dakhla Oasis

After breakfast drive to Farfra Oasis and visit the unique Museum of Badr, built from mud brick by the local artist. Then transfer toto Dakhla Oasis. Visit the old, medieval/Ottoman town of Al-Qasr, a unique place with narrow, covered streets, thought to be the capital of the oasis back in time. Then visit the sandstone Temple of Deir Al-Haggar, and stop and relax at the Magic Spring. Over night in a hotel in Dakhla.

 

Day 4 - Kharga Oasis

Transfer from Dakhla to Al-Kharga Oasis and enjoy a day tour of the oasis. Visit Necropolis of Al-Bagawat, one of the oldest Christian cemeteries in the world. Some of the more than 260 mud brick tombs still contain colourful wall paintings, referring to biblical themes. Then see Temple of Hibis and Temple of An-Nadura. Finally visit Al-Kharga Museum of Antiques. Over night in the hotel in Kharga.


Day 5
After breakfast, transfer to Luxor, where the tour ends.

Tour Includes:

- Pick ups an transfers as mentioned above
- Bus ticket from Cairo to Bahariya Oasis

- Trip to the sights in Bahariya
- Shared Jeep for the tour in the White Desert

- 1 night accommodation in a hotel in Bahariya
- 1 night camping in the White Desert
-  Mattress, pillow and blanket for the camping
- 1 night accommodation in a hotel in Dakhla Oasis
- 1 night accommodation in a hotel in Kharga Oasis
- All meals during the tour
- All services charges and taxes

Tour Excludes:

- Entrance fee to the sights
- Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary

Extras:

- 2 hours Camel ride in Bahariya Oasis (day 1): 30 Euro / person
- Upgrade to private car transfer from Cairo to Bahariya, instead of bus: 150 Euro / car

Tour Notes:

- This tour is available every day

Tour Price:

550 Euro / person
Minimum 2 person required for booking.

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