Welcome to Bahariya Oasis


During the Middle Kingdom and especially during Roman times, the oasis was a centre of agriculture, producing wine sold in the Nile Valley and as far away as Rome. Its strategic location on the Libya–Nile Valley caravan routes ensured it prospered also throughout later ages. In recent years, stunning archaeological finds, such as that of the Golden Mummies, and easy access to the White and Black Deserts have earned Bahariya a firm spot on the tourist map.


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$190 Cultural & Theme Tours

Day tour to White Desert and Bahariya Oasis Tour

At 07:00 in the morning your tour guide and driver will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo and transfer you to Bahariya Oasis about 350 km east Cairo this journey takes about 4 hours, continue driving to visit the Black Desert and the natural hot spring of Valley of El Haize, then drive to see the quartz crystal at Crystal Mountain, and the rocky formations in the Valley of Agabat. Continue driving to the White Desert National Park the most well-known desert destination in Egypt – and for a good reason. The quantity of unearthly and beautiful wind-carved rock formations shaped in the form of giant mushrooms or pebbles is unequalled in any desert in the world. Drive to Bahariya Oasis to visit the Mummies Museum, that is a huge burial site at Bahariya Oasis in the Western Desert of Egypt and the Tomb of Bannantiu in the Bahariya Oasis. Then you will enjoy climbing the English House, the sand dunes and the Salt Lake. Meals: Lunch.

$225 Cultural & Theme Tours

2 Days White Desert and Bahariya Oasis Tour

Day 01: Cairo / White Desert At 07:00 in the morning your tour guide and driver will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo and transfer you to Bahariya Oasis about 350 km east Cairo this journey takes about 4 hours, lunch will be served at local restaurant at Bahariya oasis. Then continue driving to visit the Black Desert and the natural hot spring of Valley of El Haize, then drive to see the quartz crystal at Crystal Mountain, and the rocky formations in the Valley of Agabat. Continue driving to the White Desert National Park the most well-known desert destination in Egypt – and for a good reason. The quantity of unearthly and beautiful wind-carved rock formations shaped in the form of giant mushrooms or pebbles is unequalled in any desert in the world. Transfer back to the campsite at Al Haiz for overnight stay. Meals: Lunch, Dinner Day 02: Bahariya Oasis / Cairo Breakfast at the campsite then drive to Bahariya Oasis to visit the Mummies Museum, that is a huge burial site at Bahariya Oasis in the Western Desert of Egypt and the Tomb of Bannantiu in the Bahariya Oasis. Then you will enjoy climbing the English House, the sand dunes and the Salt Lake. Enjoy your lunch at Bahariya oasis before driving back to Cairo. Meals: Lunch, Dinner

$225 Cultural & Theme Tours

2 Days White Desert and Bahariya Oasis Tour

Day 01: Cairo / White DesertAt 07:00 in the morning your tour guide and driver will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo and transfer you to Bahariya Oasis about 350 km east Cairo this journey takes about 4 hours, lunch will be served at local restaurant at Bahariya oasis.Then continue driving to visit the Black Desert and the natural hot spring of Valley of El Haize, then drive to see the quartz crystal at Crystal Mountain, and the rocky formations in the Valley of Agabat.Continue driving to the White Desert National Park the most well-known desert destination in Egypt – and for a good reason. The quantity of unearthly and beautiful wind-carved rock formations shaped in the form of giant mushrooms or pebbles is unequalled in any desert in the world. Transfer back to the campsite at Al Haiz for overnight stay.Meals: Lunch, Dinner Day 02: Bahariya Oasis / CairoBreakfast at the campsite then drive to Bahariya Oasis to visit the Mummies Museum, that is a huge burial site at Bahariya Oasis in the Western Desert of Egypt and the Tomb of Bannantiu in the Bahariya Oasis. Then you will enjoy climbing the English House, the sand dunes and the Salt Lake. Enjoy your lunch at Bahariya oasis before driving back to Cairo.Meals: Lunch, Dinner

$190 Cultural & Theme Tours

Day tour to White Desert and Bahariya Oasis Tour

At 07:00 in the morning your tour guide and driver will pick you up from your hotel in  Cairo and transfer you to  Bahariya Oasis about 350 km east Cairo this journey takes about 4 hours, continue driving to visit the Black Desert and the natural hot spring of Valley of El Haize, then drive to see the quartz crystal at Crystal Mountain, and the rocky formations in the Valley of Agabat. Continue driving to  the White Desert National Park the most well-known desert destination in Egypt – and for a good reason. The quantity of unearthly and beautiful wind-carved rock formations shaped in the form of giant mushrooms or pebbles is unequalled in any desert in the world. Drive to Bahariya Oasis to visit the Mummies Museum, that is a huge burial site at Bahariya Oasis in the Western Desert of Egypt and the Tomb of Bannantiu in the Bahariya Oasis. Then you will enjoy climbing the English House, the sand dunes and the Salt Lake. Meals: Lunch.

$430 Private & Custom Tours

4 nights exploring Cairo and the white desert

Day 1 : Arrival  PIck up from Cairo airport : our representative will be holding a sign shows your name at the airport`s arrivals then you will be transferred to the hotel in Cairo to check in ,overnight in Cairo .Day 2 : The pyramids tour You will be picked up from the hotel at 8:00 AM , your guide will pick you up ( the meeting point at the hotel's front office) and then you will start a full guided day tour to visit the pyramids of Giza,the Sphinx , the steps pyramids of King Zoser in Sakkara - the oldest ever - and the ancient Egyptian Mastaba tombs there dates back to 4000 years ago .Meals : Breakfast .During the tour your guide will help you to stop at a nice place for lunch ( optional) .**Camel or horse ride can be arranged during the day by the assistance of your guide (optional).Day 3 :The Egyptian Museum , old Cairo and the old bazaar day tour . You will be picked up from the hotel at 8:00 AM , your guide will pick you up ( the meeting point at the hotel's front office) and then you will start a full guided day tour to visit  Old Cairo and see the remains of Roman Towers, visit the Hanging Church then Abu Sirga Church and Synagogue. Optional visit to Coptic Museum. Then we drive to Islamic Cairo and visit Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque and Citadel of Salah El Din, then visit the famous Khan El Khalili Bazaar, when you will have free time to explore the colorful market.Meals : Breakfast .During the tour your guide will help you to stop at a nice place for lunch ( optional) .** After the tour ends you may interested in going for the OPTIONAL Nile dinner cruise tour , ask your guide for more details and how to book .Day 4 : Cairo to Bahariya oasis - Camping in the white desert In the morning pick up from your hotel in Cairo, transfer by car to Bahariya Oasis. Once in Bahariya we have a small lunch before starting the jeep tour to the White Desert. On the way you will visit the Black Desert, Crystal Mountain, the Akabat (sand) Desert and a hot spring. In the evening you will camp out in the middle of White Desert and our Bedouin friends will prepare a traditional dinner for you by the camp fire. Enjoy the most magical sunset and discover the secrets of the desert at night. Overnight under the stars.Meals : Breakfast - Lunch - Dinner Day 5 : From Bahariya back to Cairo After breakfast drive back to Bahariya Oasis. and transfer back to Cairo by car. Arrive to Cairo in the afternoon and transfer back to your hotel or the place you need in Cairo .Meals : breakfast 

$800 Outdoor Activities

6 D Cairo & Desert Adventure tour package

Day 1:Arrival CairoArrival to Cairo airport, Upon you arrival you will find our representative waiting you  then you will be transferred by A/C car to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo.Day 2:Pyramids / MuseumBreakfast at your hotel in Cairo and then at 09:00 AM you will be met and accompanied by your personal guide to Giza Plateau to visit one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, the Great Pyramids of Cheops, Chefren, Mykerinus, famous Sphinx and Valley temple facing the great statue.Lunch at a good quality local restaurant. Then head to the Egyptian Museum, enjoying Treasures room for the child king Tutankhamen. Overnight in Cairo.Day 3:Cairo / Bahariya OasisBreakfast at hotel, check out from your hotel in Cairo at 06:00 AM, met by our representative and then travel by a modern air conditioned vehicle to Bahariya Oasis about 4 hours drive from Cairo.Upon arrival, visit the Museum of Golden Mummies, the Tombs of the Nobles, the Alexander Temple and the Temple of Meffetla. Then have a trip to the ruin on a hill, “the English House” at sunset enjoying the panoramic view. Overnight in Bahariya.Day 4:White & Black DesertAfter breakfast, then move onto the White Desert, passing through the Black Desert, a region of volcano-shaped mountains with large quantities of small black stones, and the Valley of El Haize with its refreshing spring.Stop off to see the quartz crystal at Crystal Mountain and the magnificent Valley of Agabat. Camping in White Desert with a unique chance to enjoy amazing sunset view while your guides cook your dinner.Day 5:Back to CairoAfter breakfast, visit the hot springs and enjoy the beauty of the white limestone rocks in the area. Then start returning to Cairo.In the evening, enjoy an optional dinner cruise on the Nile or paying a visit for watching the Sound and Light spectacular Show of the Giza Pyramids. Overnight in Cairo.Day 6:Final DepartureBreakfast with free time at your hotel before checking out at 12:00 PM, then you will be picked you up by our representative and transferred to Cairo international Airport for final departure.

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