Embark on a 3-day safari from Cairo in Baharia oasis and explore the desert wilderness in the black and white deserts, visit the historical sites and the Salt Lake and watch the sunset from the English Mountain.
What to Expect
Why pay 20 million dollars for a trip into space when you can go to the moon for so much less? OK, it’s not really the moon, but the landscape is surreal; alien in every way, and it changes from one moment to the next.
Pick up at 7am at your hotel in Cairo to Bahraia oasis in a private a private air-conditioned van. About 4 hours drive on a tar road. Check in at the hotel in Baharia and have a lunch. Visit Baharia historical sites including: The Golden Mummies museum, the Nobles tombs, and Alexander temple. Then visit the Salt Lake and hike up the English Mountain for a great view over the Oasis during sunset. Finally have a dinner and overnight stay in Baharia.
On the second day have your breakfast then start the desert safari tour in a private 4 wheel drive car to the White Desert. Explore the sand dunes and the Black Desert with a stop at the Crystal Mountain and a lunch at El Haize Bedouin village. Then reach the White Desert, explore the White Desert and different limestone formations there with a stop at the Magic Spring. Enjoy the sunset in the White Desert finally have a dinner and camp overnight in the White Desert.
On the third day have your breakfast in the desert camp. Explore more stone formations in the White Desert and visit Ain Khodra. Then Drive back to Baharia Oasis. Enjoy a lunch and free time on Baharia market. Finally you will be transferred back to Cairo and dropped off at your hotel.
- Licensed tour guide
- Camping equipment'
- All Meals and water
- Entry fees
- 4x4 car for 2 days and 1 night
- Transfer from Cairo to Baharia Oasis and Baharia to Cairo in a private a/c van.
- Accommodation for 1 night in Eco lodge in Baharia
What's Not Included
- Personal expenses
Know Before You Go
• You must be able to hike, walk, and stand for over 3 hours, and tolerate the direct sun for more than 1 hour.
• Comfortable, breathable clothing and sturdy walking shoes.
• If camping is not permitted in the White Desert, the camp will be in sand dunes near Baharia Oasis.