Explore the Western desert of Egypt during your stay in Cairo in one day. Visit the famous Mummies Hall,the tomb of Bannantiu, and the Temple of Ain El Muftella. You can also extend the tour to the White and Black desert with an overnight stay in a camp under the stars.
Discover the Bahariya Oasis for one day with Your Egypt Tours, drive to Bahariya Oasis, 360 kilometers south west of Cairo. Enjoy a walk around the old village of the oasis and see the enchanting groves of palms and fruit trees. Enjoy a trip to the black Mountains, the sand dunes and the salt lake. Continue to visit the famous Mummies Hall. The Golden mummies were discovered in 1996 when a donkey belonging to antiquities guard on duty at the nearby Temple of Alexander got its foot caught in a hole. The donkey eventually feed itself but its owner, Abd El Maugud, notified the Antiquities authority and thus the first golden Mummies were discovered. Proceed to visit one of the water wells of cold or hot natural springs where you can bath and relax.Move to the ruin on a hill, the English House, at sunset and enjoy the panoramic view. In the evening, visit the village and shops, before you drive back to Cairo.
Bahariya Oasis Day trip from Cairo
Departs: Daily Departure Time: 7:00 am (earlier or later, please advise at time of booking) Departure Point: Tour departs from centrally located Cairo and Giza hotels Duration: 16 hours (approx.) Return Details: Tour returns to original point of departure Hotel Pickup: Tour departs from centrally located Cairo and Giza hotels. Please include the details of your hotel at the time of booking.
Pricing information: Prices are listed as a guide only. For an exact price quote contact us * Child prices are not applicable, adult prices apply to all travelers. Infants aged 2 years and under are free of charge, provided they do not occupy a seat Prices are per person. Our pricing is updated constantly to ensure you always receive the lowest price possible.
Inclusions: Pick up services from Cairo hotel & return. All transfers by a Private air-conditioned vehicle. Entrance fees to the historical sites in Bahariya Oasis Private English Egyptologist guide. Lunch meal is served during the tour in Bahariya Oasis Mineral water on board the vehicle during the tour. All Service charges & taxes.
Exclusions: Gratuities (recommended) Food and drinks, unless specified Any extras not men
Additional Info: This tour must be booked at least 24 hours in advance of your travel date Confirmation of this tour will be received at time of booking