Dangers & Annoyances

Just as in the other Western Desert oases, foreigners are not allowed to camp out in the desert or to go further afield on long-range desert safaris. Travelling between the oases by car you will probably get a police escort. Check the situation with the tourist office.

Police Stations

Money

Bank Misr Has an ATM, exchanges cash and makes cash advances on Visa and MasterCard.

Tourist Information

Tourist Office Friendly tourist office director Omar Ahmad can help with all your oasis queries.