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...
Tomb of Zed-Amun-ef-ankh
The rock-cut Tomb of Zed-Amun-ef-ankh is a fascinating glimpse of Bahariya in its heyday. It appears that Zed-Amun-ef-ankh was not a...
Tomb of Bannentiu
Consisting of a four-columned burial chamber with an inner sanctuary, it is covered in fine reliefs depicting Bannentiu in various...
The main option in town, with set multi-course meals. There’s cold beer.
Horass Handcraft information
Lonely Planet review
Sells some locally made crafts, including hand-decorated pouches cleverly marketed as ‘mobile phone holders’ or, our favourite, ‘guidebook holders’. It also has standard adorned traditional Bedouin costumes and camel-hair socks. If the shop is closed, knock on the door directly across the street.