Bahariya Oasis and White Desert Tour from Cairo
Duration : 2 days / 1 Night
Schedule : Daily
Day 1: Cairo / Bahariya Oasis / White Desert
- At 07:00 A.M. After breakfast at your hotel in Cairo. Egypt Cheap Holiday tour guide & driver will pick you up. And then drive for 360 km (Approx. 4-5 hours) to Bahariya Oasis. On arrival & transfer to your 4X4 land cruiser, then drive to El-Heiz, a Bedouin village to enjoy your lunch. Then, continue to explore The Black Desert, the Sand Dunes, The Crystal mountain, aqabat valley, arriving the white desert national park to set up the camp among the white rock formations that have been eroded by years of wind and sand. Enjoy a wonderful sunset. Transfer back to the campsite at Al Haiz for overnight stay.
- Meals: Lunch, Dinner
Day 2: White Desert / Bahariya Oasis / Cairo
- Wake up to watch the sun rise, after Breakfast, drive back to Bahariya oasis enjoy a hot spring bath at al-Heiz, then you will visit the Golden Mummies Museum, then visit the Tombs of The Nobles, the local merchant of the 26th dynasty, whose wealth enables them to cut their own tombs, that of Zed Amon Iuf Ankh and nearby is his son Bannentiu tomb, continue to visit the Temple of Alexander The Greatwhich was built during Alexander’s lifetime and dedicated to Amun and Horus. Enjoy your lunch at Bahariya oasis before driving back to Cairo.
- Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
- Pick-up and drop-off from your hotel in Cairo
- All transfers by private air-conditioned vehicle
- 4X4 Jeep land-cruiser for the Safari tour
- 1 night accommodation camping in the desert
- American tents, sleeping bags, safari equipment
- All safari materials necessary to the camping experience
- 1 Breakfast meal, 2 Lunch meals and 1 Dinner meal
- Entrance fees to all mentioned sightseeing
- Qualified Egyptologist tour guide
- Bottled water during the tour & transfers
- All service charges and taxes
- Languages Available for Tour Guides (Live):
- English-speaking tour guides are provided by default but Spanish, German, French, Italian and Arabic – speaking tour guides can be arranged. Please advice at the time of requesting the tour.
- NB: A favorite excursion is a hot water bath, once you come to a hot spring, 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, is a great experience, while soaking in a hot spring, it’s far from town, women can wear bathing suits here without offending locals.
- Personal expenses
- Alcoholic drinks
- Optional tours
- Gratuities (Tipping)
- Pick-up Time: 07:00 am
- Meeting Point: Cairo
- Return To: cairo