Tour Name: Going Nomad

Sights: Western Oases - White Desert

Period: 5 Days / 4 Nights

Price: $290 USD

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

Detailed Itinerary

 

Day 1: Arrive Bahariya Oasis
On arrival at the Bahariya Oasis bus station, after our journey from Cairo,  you will be meet and transferred to the campsite for check-in. The rest of the day is  free to explore & you will overnight at the campsite.

Day 2: Bahariya Oasis
A full-day excursion today with visits to the Hot and Cold Springs, the English House, the Pyramid Mountain, the Oasis Museum, Bir El-Ghaba, and Bir El-Matar and returning to your campsite to overnight.

Day 3: White Desert
We start our desert safari to the beautiful, surreal White Desert,  with visits to the great Sand Dunes, Swiss Tomb, Black Mountain, and the Bedouin village. Next we drive to Crystal Mountain, which is really an enormous hunk of Quartz crystal. and then onto El-Akabat. Once we reach the White Desert, enjoy dinner in this traditional Bedouin atmosphere. Overnight we camp in the White Desert beneath the stars.

Day 4: Farafra Oasis
A short drive to the Farafra Oasis to discover, learn about, and share in the fascinating lives of the Bedouin people. Overnight in the desert camp.

Day 5: Depart the Western Oases
After breakfast, we catch the bus back to Cairo.

 


Tour Includes:

- All fully-guided tours in and around the Oases (as per the itinerary) in air-conditioned buses/jeeps.

- Fluent, English-speaking tour guides throughout your program.

- Air-conditioned bus transportation from Cairo/Bahariya and Bahariya/Cairo.

- All accommodation in Cairo.

 

All rooms have a private bathroom and air-conditioning, and include breakfast.

- Barbeque dinner in the White Desert.

- All transfer and pick-up services (except airport pick-up which can be arranged upon request for an additional charge).

- All service charges and taxes.


Tour Excludes:

- Entrance fees to the sites. We do not charge in advance for site entrance fees, in order to add flexibility to your program as you may choose to skip one or more sites depending upon your interests.

- Drinks, phone calls, laundry, tips and any other items of a personal nature.


Notes:

- All of our tours can start on any day, however confirmation in advance is still highly recommended.

- All of our tours can be customized to fit your time, budget, and interests.

- Optional day trips and activities (Add-Ons) are available upon request and include the Sound & Light Show at the Pyramids, shopping at the Khan El-Khalily Market, an excursion to the Fayoum Oasis, and much more.

- All day trips leave in small groups and are accompanied by a professional tour guide.

- There are no time constraints for any of the day trips. The time spent depends only upon our guests' desires and the official opening/closing times of the sites.

- Additional accommodation nights can be arranged upon request.

- The tour price is $290 USD per person, based on double occupancy. There is a $92 USD single supplement charge.