Budget White Desert Camping tour

From USD 130

Enjoy a different and unique trip while visiting Egypt. Sleep under the stars and enjoy amazing a beautiful carved rock formation and sand dunes. Escape into a different world taking you back to tranquility and peace. See the White desert with its chalk like wind carved rocks, the black desert and the crystal mountain. Enjoy a barbecue dinner under the stars at the camp and tea around fire.
mini van back to Cairo. Upon arrival you will be transferred to your hotel.

From USD 130

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Day 1: Begin with pickup from your hotel in Cairo Or Giza to transfer you to the Bus station to board the sharing public mini van to Bahariya Oasis. 

After a roughly 4-hour journey, arrive and enjoy lunch at a local Bahariya restaurant. Then, transfer to a 4x4 sharing other tourists with a local Bedouin driver at the wheel, and explore the village of Bawiti, Bahriya’s capital, taking in the lush palm groves set against the immense dunes. 

See the hot springs at Bir Al Matar and Bir El Ghaba, and climb ‘English Mountain’ to view the hilltop remains of a British World War I outpost. Then, pass the Salt Lake on route into the Black Desert, with its black-topped volcanic hills. View the hot spring in the Valley of El Haize, and check out Crystal Mountain, a chunk of glittering crystal rising from the sands.  

Drive through the huge, rounded rocks of the Agabat Valley, and head into the White Desert National Park, a region of spectacular, brilliant-white rock formations eroded by wind into spires, mushrooms, animals, and other bizarre shapes. 

Admire the ghostly shapes, and then return to El Haize to your overnight camp. Enjoy a desert sunset and barbecue dinner under the stars before snuggling into your sleeping bag on mattresses in your tent. 

Overnight: camp in El Haize 

Day 2:Absorb the desert silence during breakfast before riding your 4x4 back to Bahariya, then you will use the sharing public mini van again to return to Cairo, upon arrival at the bus station, you will be picked up and transferred to your hotel in Cairo or Giza and end of services

Highlights

Inclusions
  • Dinner Breakfast Lunch
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off in Cairo or Giza
  • Round-trip transfers between Cairo and Bahariya by public sharing mini van
  • 4x4 travel from Bahariya to the White and Black Deserts and back - sharing other tourists 
  • Bedouin driver and escort in the desert
  • Sleeping bag
  • Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
  • 1 night of accommodation in a tented desert camp 
Exclusions
  • Any additional services and visits not mentioned in itinerary
  • Entrance fees to sites listed in itinerary
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Personal items
  • Gratuities