Cairo to Luxor Via Western Desert 4 Nights 5 Days

Cairo to Luxor Via The Western Desert

Cairo to Luxor Via Western Desert 4 Nights 5 Days

Cairo to Luxor Via The Western Desert 4 Nights 5 Days

Explore the majesty of Egypt Western Desert, enjoy Cairo to Luxor via The Western Desert. Take a loop drive through The Bahariya, Farafra, Dakhla and Kharga Oasis . This tour gets away from the main tourist trail and right out into the barren and beautiful Egyptian Western Desert. Nothing compares to doing an overnight desert safari under a clear night sky in the lightness white desert and spending a night camping under the stars.

Book now with Egypt Cheap Holiday and enjoy Cairo to Luxor via The Western Desert.

Day 1: Cairo to Bahariya Oasis

At 07:00am Egypt Cheap Holiday tour guide and driver will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo. Drive for approximately 360 km (4-5 hours) to Bahariya Oasis. On arrival, enjoy your lunch in a local restaurant. And then, transfer to your 4WD land Cruiser visit the sites in Bahariya Oasis. You will visit the Golden Mummies Museum, the Tombs of the Nobles, that of Zed Amon Iuf Ankh and nearby is his son Bannentiu tomb. Continue to visit the Temple of Alexander the Great, dedicated to Amun and Horus. You will climb the black mountain, well known as the English Mountain, enjoy watching the sun set. Transfer back to your hotel, Dinner and overnight stay.
Meals: Lunch, Dinner

Day 2: Bahariya Oasis to Black desert and White desert 

After Breakfast, leave Bahariya Oasis behind in our way to the White desert . Discover the Black desert, The Sand Dunes, Hot Spring at Al-Hayz, Crystal mountain, Aqabat Area, Old white desert, Enjoy the panoramic view of the sunset in White Desert, filled with strange rock formations that have been eroded by years of wind and sand. Doing overnight desert safari we make a basic but comfortable camp here and sleep under the stars. Overnight stay at the campsite.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3: White Desert to Farafra and Dakhla Oasis

Wake up to watch sun rise, Breakfast in the white desert, head to Farafra Oasis and enjoy a swim at The Natural Sulphur Spring at Bir Setah. And then, transfer your Luggage to the AC vehicle and proceed to visit Badr Museum at Farafra oasis. Drive to Dakhla Western Sahara for 3 hours to see the Deir El Hagar Roman temple and the Greco-Roman Muzawaka Tombs . You will also visit Al Qasr, an amazing Islamic settlement, built upon Roman foundations, which may be the longest continually inhabited site in the oasis and was indubitably Dakhla’s medieval capital. Overnight stay in Dakhla.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4: Dakhla to Kharga 

After Breakfast, start driving to Kharga Oasis almost 195km, stop to visit Balat a small village about 35 km east of Mut in The Dakhla Oasis, many walls are illustrated, telling passers-by about the owner’s trip to Mecca for the pilgrimage.Teneida, rocks with pre-historic inscriptions and drawings. Bashandi, the tomb is covered by an Islamic-era dome, which sits over a Roman structure, clearly visible from inside the building. The tomb of Kitines still has its original most significant reliefs. Overnight stay at your hotel in Kharga .
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5: Kharga and Transefr to Luxor

After breakfast, visit The Temple of Hibis, the largest and best preserved temple in The Kharga Oasis. Proceed to Al Bagawat Christian cemetery, It is one of the earliest and best preserved Christian cemeteries in the world  and continue to Qasr El Ghueita, once has served as a headquarters for the Roman garrisons troops who guarded the desert routes. Transfer to your hotel in Luxor (almost 5 hours drive).
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

nefertiti-bustTour schedule: Daily tour

nefertiti-bustPick-up time: 07:00 am

nefertiti-bustTour duration: 5 days / 4 Nights

nefertiti-bustMeeting point: Cairo

nefertiti-bustReturn to: Luxor

nefertiti-bustWhat is included?

  • Pick-up from your hotel in Cairo
  • All transfers by private air-conditioned vehicle
  • 4WD Jeep land-cruiser for the Safari tour
  • 1 night accommodation at hotel in Bahariya Oasis
  • 1 night accommodation camping in the desert
  • American tents, sleeping bags, safari equipment
  • All safari materials necessary to the camping experience
  • 1 night accommodation in Dakhla hotel
  • 1 night accommodation in Kharga hotel
  • Meals as mentioned in the above itinerary
  • Entrance fees to all mentioned sightseeing
  • Qualified Egyptologist tour guide
  • Bottled water during the tour & transfers
  • All service charges and taxes

nefertiti-bustWhat is excluded?

  • Personal expenses
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Optional tours
  • Gratuities (Tipping)
Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person per trip, but you can pay in Euro or British pound.

nefertiti-bustFood and Beverage: –

Breakfast: (juice, tea, coffee, jam, cheese, beans, eggs and bread)
Picnic lunch: (Fresh vegetables, white cheese, tuna, sardines, chips& fruits)
Dinner: (Rice or pasta, cooked vegetables, soup and chicken or beef)

  • Tea & coffee with all meals & mineral water
  • If there is any special meals needed please advise at the time of booking

nefertiti-bustLanguages Available for Tour Guides (Live):

English-speaking tour guides are provided by default, but French, Italian, Spanish, German and Arabic – speaking tour guides can be arranged, subject to availability. Please advice at the time of requesting the tour.

nefertiti-bust A favorite excursion is a hot water bath. A hot spring has the size of a large Jacuzzi, where sulphurous water bubbles in a pool and runs off to irrigate a garden. Cooling down in the lake, and watching the sun setting over the dunes while soaking in a hot spring, is a surreal experience. it’s far from town, women can wear bathing suits here without offending locals.

nefertiti-bustN.B: This program may be changed in sequence but not in visits. Egypt Cheap Holiday is not liable for these changes.