Bahariya

Valley of the Golden Mummies

4Days / 3Nights
Cairo / Bahariya / Cairo

Day 1 Cairo to Bahariya
Pick up from your hotel. Early start from Cairo to Bahariya. Lunch en route. Arrive at Bahariya and check in the campsite. Enjoy a Local city Tour passing by the Village Narrow Alleys, stuffed by a mixture of old and modern Bahariya buildings. Off track to practice a welcome adventure in the near open desert until you reach "Gebel El Englees" (British Mountain) [half ascended by vehicles half ascended by foot]. Back through the desert to "El Muftella Spring", wash up and have your Bedouin tea while viewing a Panorama of the Oasis from the near by hill. Back to the campsite for dinner and overnight.

 

Day 2 Bahariya to White Desert


Early Breakfast in the campsite, then start a half day tour in Bahariya by visiting "Bahariya Museum", owned and created by one of the talented locals. The Museum includes different mud carvings representing scenes of the Bahariya Oasis real life; visitors are welcomed to buy any piece of work, if they are interested. Back to excitement, and follow the tracks of the Camel Herdsmen till you reach the "Camel Stop", experience the unique taste of Camel Milk and record the fantastic moments of the camels' wild life. Wash up at Bishmu and Bir Sukhna to freshen up before having your Bedouin lunch hosted by a Bedouin family in their house. Be their guest and live the day-to-day Bahariyan household practices and enjoy your lunch. Back to the campsite to collect your stuff and get ready to begin your mini adventure to the White Desert. Bedouin dinner (BBQ) will be prepared in the desert camp, have your dinner under the magnificent starlight and sleep in the open air (Overnight White Desert)

 

Day 3 White Desert to Crystal Mountain to Bahariya


Sunrise breakfast in the White Desert. Continue the excursion to the Crystal Mountain to catch a glimpse to the crystal rocks glittering and sparkling in the strong sunshine rays. Return to Bahariya for a refreshing bath in Bir El Ghaba, lunch will be prepared beside the spring. Have your lunch between the extensive wild plantations of this area. After lunch enjoy a free evening in the center of town and Bahariya market place to collect whatever reminds you of this unique Western Desert Getaway. Experience the desert delight while enjoying Bedouin music and folkloric dance in a farewell Bedouin night hosted by a local family.

 

Day 4 Bahariya to Cairo


Breakfast at the campsite. Start your trip back to Cairo. Lunch en route. Transfer to your hotel.