Western Desert Voyager

Overview

Trip Duration

5 Days / 4 Nights

Trip Operates

Daily

Route Map

 

For desert lovers, a unique program where two of the most beautiful Oases in Egypt are combined; the Bahariya Oasis and Siwa Oasis, starting from Cairo we will cover both of them in 5 days trip, starting by Siwa Oasis, the most isolated oasis in Egypt, and ending by Bahariya, also white desert, the most famous oasis in Egypt will not be missed during our tour

Program Itinerary Summary
Day 1

Pick up from Cairo and transfer by A/C coach to Siwa, visit World War II Museum in Alamein, pass by Marsa Matrouh before we reach Siwa oasis
Overnight at hotel in Siwa Oasis

Day 2

Siwa visits including the Mountain of Death, the Temple of the Oracle of Amun, have a donkey cart tour in the city, and Bir Wahed
Overnight at hotel in Siwa

Day 3

Transfer from Siwa Oasis to Bahareya Oasis passing by the Bahrein, Nawemisa and Sitra Oases
Visit the magnificent sand dunes
Overnight in the hotel in Bahariya Oasis

Day 4

Visit the Black Desert, The Crystal Mountain, and the White Desert
Overnight in the camp in the desert

Day 5

Transfer White desert to Cairo

Sightseeing Highlights

World War II Museum

World War II Memorial

town of Shali

Mountain Of The Dead

tomb of Mesu-Isis

Oracle of Amun

donkey cart ride

Bir Wahed

Bahariya Oasis

Bahrein

Nawemisa

Sitra Oases

Great Sand Sea

Black Desert

Farafra Oasis

Crystal Mountain

White Desert

 

 

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Cairo - Siwa

Stylish Holidays representative will pick you up from your location in Cairo and transfer you to Siwa Oasis to start your tour using 4x4 Jeeps
Our first visit will be at the World War II Museum, located in Alamein and displaying many weapons, uniforms, tanks, airplanes, flags, and many other items that were used in the Battle of Alamein between the British and the German armies
Our next visit will be at the World War II Memorial, where many soldiers who died in the battles taking place in Alamein were buried
Later, we will have our lunch our way, and then we pass by Marsa Matrouh, one of the most popular Mediterranean Sea resorts.
We reach Siwa and we start our visits with the ancient town of Shali, which was founded during the 13th century and was probably ruined during the 20th century because of the harsh rainfalls. The houses in the town were made out of "Khershef", a local mixture of clay, salt, and many other materials
When we arrive to our hotel in Siwa, we will check in and spend the overnight

Day 2: Siwa – Great Sand Sea

We will enjoy our breakfast at the hotel, and get ready to explore the wonders of Siwa
We start our tour with the mountain of the dead, or Gabal Mawta as the locals call it in Arabic, where many rock cut tombs are located dating from the 26th Pharaonic dynasty to the Greco Roman era. There are many interesting tombs to view there including the tomb of Si-Amun, dating back to the 3rd century BC and the tomb of Mesu-Isis belonging to a 26th dynasty priest.
The next visit will be the temple of the Oracle of Amun, the most famous and important monument of Siwa. This temple was the home of one of the most famous oracles in ancient world. Alexander the Great has visited this temple in 331 BC to gain confirmation to be the King of Egypt.
Afterwards, we take a donkey cart ride in Siwa enjoying the wonderful scenes of the oasis and viewing the lives of the local inhabitants
Later, we will visit Bir Wahed, one of the most popular touristic attractions located 15 kilometers to the Southwest. This water spring is located in the middle of the sand dunes and the best place to bath in mineral water. We have a bath in Bir Wahed
We will enjoy our dinner, and relax watching the stars
Overnight at hotel in Siwa Oasis

Day 3: Siwa – Bahariya

After breakfast at our hotel, we will check out to start our journey heading towards Bahariya Oasis, we pass by the Bahrein, Nawemisa and Sitra Oases before reaching the fascinating sand dunes of the Great Sand Sea and exploring the nature of the area
Later we will reach Bahariya and check in at our hotel for overnight

Day 4: Bahariya – White Desert

Following breakfast at hotel, we will start the day with an amazing tour to visit the wonders of the Western Desert using 4X4 Jeeps
Our next visit will be to the Black Desert, which was named that way because of the color of the rocks and mountains located there. These rocks have gained their colors from black quartz that are present inside numerous rocks
We then continue our trip to the Farafra Oasis, and on our way we visit the Crystal Mountain, one of the most famous attractions of the white desert.
This Egyptian Western desert wonder consists of large quartz naturally formed crystals inside many rocks and stones creating a startling magical scene.
Then we continue to visit the internationally famous White Desert, the most important attraction in the Western Desert of Egypt, covering an area of about 3000 kilometers. It consists of bizarre chalk white rock formations that were once the surface of a shallow sea that covered this area in prehistoric times. The rocks create all sorts of shapes like mushrooms, animals, and strange looking sculptures. All this area has become a natural protected area during the last few years.
At the end of the day, we set up our camp in the desert to enjoy the magical atmosphere of the region, watch the stars, have an amazing barbeque party, and spend the night in tents under the sky

Day 5: White Desert – Cairo

After we have our last breakfast at the desert, we head towards Cairo, and upon arrival to Cairo, we will drop off you at your location in Cairo

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Prices & Dates

 

Departure Dates
DateGroup SizeAvailablePrice in DoublePrice in SingleSituation
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Package includes
  • 2 nights at hotel in Siwa Oasis with breakfast and dinner
  • 1 night at hotel in Bahariya Oasis with breakfast and dinner
  • 1 night at camp in White Desert with all meals
  • Lunches during desert safari
  • Beverages during desert portion of the tour: Mineral Water, Juice, Tea, Coffee
  • Professional English speaking escort through the trip
  • Professional English speaking guide (other languages are available) for all tours mentioned in itinerary
  • Entrance fees for mentioned sites
  • Round trip transfers as per itinerary
  • Private air conditioned minibus for all transfers and tours
  • 4x4 Cars for desert portion of the tour
  • First Aid Kit and Emergency Gas/water Tanks
  • Safari Equipment: Tents, Mattress and Ice Box
  • Taxes and service charge
  • Assistance of Stylish Holidays throughout the trip
Package excludes
  • Airfares
  • Entry visa to Egypt
  • Tips
  • Beverage during meals
  • Any personal expenses
  • Any items not mentioned in itinerary

 

 

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Contact Information

Stylish Holidays - Adventure Division

6 Madfaiaa Buildings, Beside City Stars
Nasr City, Cairo, Egypt
Tel: +20 2 26908570/71
Fax: +20 2 2418 3642
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