Golden Mummies Museum
Only 10 of Bahariya's richly decorated cache of mummies are exhibited here. While the motifs are formulaic and the work is second-rate,...
Qarat Qasr Salim
This small mound amid the houses of Bawiti is likely to have been built upon centuries of debris. There are two well-preserved...
Oasis Heritage Museum
That giant sandcastle-looking-thing, 3km east of town on the road to Cairo, is Mahmoud Eed’s Oasis Heritage Museum. Inspired by Badr’s...
Great for fuul, felafel and eggs. Confirm the price first, as the owner may try to impose a ‘tourist tax.’
Sharia Safaya · interesting places nearby
Popular Restaurant information
Popular is Bawiti's main restaurant option, but standards have slipped and their set meals are now hugely overpriced. On a good note, the service is superfriendly and there's icy cold beer.