Old Town of Mut
For much of old Mut’s existence, the villagers lived with the threat of raiding Bedouin. Most houses here have no outside windows, thus...
There are great views of the new town and the desert beyond from the top of Mut's the old citadel (the original town centre).
Mut's main mosque is located on Midan al-Gamaa.
Owner Said is on to a good thing here: grilling up a meat-centric feast nightly to a dedicated following of hungry locals. The shish...
Sharia as-Salam · interesting places nearby
Ethnographic Museum information
Dakhla’s wonderful museum is only opened on request: ask at the tourist office (or call) and Omar Ahmad will arrange a time for your visit with the museum’s manager, Ibrahim Kamel. The museum is laid out as a traditional home, with different areas for men, women and visitors. Displays of clothing, baskets, jewellery and other domestic items give an insight into oasis life.