Cairo Day Tours $35 Per Person
Leave Cairo and drive deep into the western desert. Have unforgettable adventure camping in the heart of the desert for 3 days where you will enjoy relaxation, natural beauty, simple and primitive life and stars watching. On this 3 day tour, you will explore the western desert of Egypt which covers an area of 700000 square kilometers and accounts for about two thirds of Egypt’s land area. You will marvel at the geological and rock formation, taste the Bedouins life and live as a primitive man away from civil life and modern technology.
Day 1: Cairo – Bahariya Oasis
Your guide will pick you up early in the morning, you will be transferred in 4 hours to Bahariya oasis . Once you arrive you will have your lunch at a local restaurant then you will visit the museum of the golden mummies. The oasis got a new lease of life from the interest since the discovery of the golden mummies. Then you will visit the tomb Bannantiu, it consists of 4- columned burial chambers with an inner sanctuary, its walls are covered in fine reliefs. Then you will enjoy climbing the English House, the sand dunes and the Salt Lake.
Overnight in Bahariya Oasis
Day 2: Black Desert – White Desert – Camping
After having breakfast, you will be taken to the black desert which was formed over the millennia as wind eroded the mountains and spread a fine black powder over the ground. Then on to the natural hot spring of El Haize valley. Then drive to the crystal mountain, actually a large rock made entirely of quartz crystal. Continue on to the white desert, white rock formations shaped by wind erosion over the years. It occupies a surface area of 3000 km . Some rock formations look like hawks, ostriches, camels, mushrooms, ice cream cones, rabbit and many other shapes. Then transfer back to the campsite at Al Haiz for overnight stay.
Day 3: White Desert – Back to Cairo
Breakfast at the campsite with a fascinating sunrise views, then you will be driven back to Cairo.
• Pick up from your hotel in Cairo and back
• Accommodation in White Desert camping for 1 night on full board basis
• Accommodation in Bahariya for 1 night at (International Hot Spring), Oasis Style Hut on half board
• Camping equipments like sleeping bags, camel blankets, tents
• All sightseeing tours mentioned in the itinerary
• All transfers from Cairo to Bahariya by an air-conditioned vehicle
• All transfers inside Bahariya Oasis and White Desert by 4×4 car
• Entrance fees to the mentioned sightseeing
• Meals as mentioned in the itinerary
• English speaking desert guide during your trip
• Bottled water during the trips
• All taxes & service charge
• Any optional tours
• Personal spendings