Discover Baharya Oasis Tour
2 nights – 3 days
from Cairo and back
Tour this ancient Oasis, discover traditional Bedouin way of life and natural healing
7AM pickup from Cairo, leaving at 7:30AM. 360kms south Baharya Oasis. We will visit a few of the over 400 hot springs in the Oasis, and learn about their ancient medicinal effects and mineral properties. We will visit the old village of Baharya, Mamour Salt Lake, take a hot lunch of Lamb Kofta and Bedouin Macaroni at the Pyramid Mountain. Lastly English Mountain, and then head south for sunset in The Black Desert and onto Al Haiz Oasis for the night.
Settle into rooms then enjoy a traditional Bedouin dinner and party with flute and sensemia, dancing and a fire in the Bedouin tent.
Morning will start with hot drinks and local dates with oil, Bedouin bread and organic fruits and fresh vegetables.
We will take a local tour of the old village of Al Haiz, and visit a herd of camels.
We will cross the desert to New White desert, on the way seeing an ancient Roman Winery, and take lunch in Crystal Mountain. We visit Aquabat area, a Roman spring, and ancient Acacia tree. Finally choosing our campsite in the New White Desert. We will learn about the Bedouin way of life, and traveling in the desert, sharing valuable knowledge. We will have our dinner around the fire and enjoy the camp and surroundings.
6AM sunrise and hot coffee, breakfast at 8:30AM. Pack up camp and head through Old White Desert, toward Baharya. Arriving in the Oasis for a 2 hour tour of the Golden Mummies Museum, Pharaonic teachings and Selem Tombs. We will have lunch in Oasis Restaurant Baharya (on Facebook for menu and details), and browse the Date & Oil Market. The bus will pick you up here at 3PM, arriving in Cairo by 7:30PM.
Non Egyptian: 3700le
Contact WHATS APP: +20 100 9510219
Tour & Desert Guides, camping tents, sleeping bag, camel blanket, mattress.
All meals, water, soda, snacks, 4×4 transportation, permission, natural park tickets, museum entrance.
Not including additional snacks or all drinks in Restaurant & Cafe.
Don’t forget: bathing suit for hot spring, towel, dress and bring light cloths in layers, light jacket. Days are hot, evenings are 20ºC