Dangers & Annoyances
The tourist police are strict in Farafra and check everybody coming in and out of the oasis. The official line is that foreigners should only stay in Al Badawiya Safari & Hotel, but in reality you can stay wherever you like.
Tourist Police No telephone.
Bank Misr Has an ATM, though best not to depend on it.
For tourist information, contact Mohsen Abdel Monem at the tourist office in Mut (Dakhla).