Bahariya Oasis Tours

Tours of Bahariya Oasis and its surrounding areas are our speciality. We can tailor-make a tour to suit your personal preferences or you can choose from one of our popular packages below.  All packages include:

  • Accommodation
  • Excursions to local attractions
  • English speaking Guide
  • Air-Conditioned Transport
  • All meals; breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Mineral water

Local Attraction (1 Day / 1 Night)
Start with a tour of the Golden Mummies Museum, Banauti Tomb and Alexander Ruins
Relax in some of Bahariya’s famous springs followed by a stroll through the Palm Tree Gardens to the Salt Lake and the Pyramid Mountain
Visit the English House, an observation post for the British in the 2nd World War
Tour ends with a visit to El Agoz Bedouin Village to take a dip in a hot spring before returning to the Desert Rose for dinner, followed by a Bedouin party with traditional music, singing and dancing.

Local Highlights (2 Days / 2 Nights)
Day 1:
Start with a tour of the Museum of the Golden Mummies, Banauti Tomb and Alexander Ruins
Visit to an old Roman spring followed by a walk through the Palm Tree Gardens to the Salt Lake and the Pyramid Mountain.
Tour of the English House (an observation post for the British in the 2nd World War) and the opportunity to take a dip in El Matar and El Ghaba Springs
Visit to see and buy Bedouin handicrafts
Return to Desert Rose for dinner
Day 2:
Start with tour of the Black Desert, have lunch at El Haez Bedouin Village. Then onto the hot springs, followed by the Crystal Mountain
Head to Agabat to see the flower shaped stones, the White Deserts, and then the El Khiam Oasis to see the ancient Aqasia tree, sand dunes and stones formed by the wind into various shapes such as, chickens and mushrooms.
Camp for the night or you can return to Desert Rose

Bahariya Oasis, White Desert, Farafra Trip (5 Days / 4 Nights)
Day 1:
Our driver will pick you up with in a private air conditioned car from the airport or your hotel in Cairo to bring you to Bahariya including a stop for refreshments
Traditional lunch at Desert Rose
Jeep safari to the Salt Lake, Pyramid Mountain, the El Ghaba Hot Spring, followed by a walk through the Palm Tree Gardens to the English House (an observation post for the British in the 2nd World War
Take beautiful sunset photos before returning to Desert Rose for dinner and to spend the night.
Day 2:
Visit the Museum of the Golden Mummies, Banauti Tomb, El Meftela temple, the Black Desert, El Mazink sand dune where you will use the sand board as a slide.
Lunch in El Heiz Bedouin Village
Safari to the Crystal Mountain and Aqabat Valley
Make camp and enjoy a Bedouin dinner and tea
Fall asleep under the Desert stars
Day 3:
Explore the Aqabat area including the amazing flower stones, then onto the Magic Spring located 40 km east of the White Desert National Park before heading back to Ain Khadra Roman Spring and the Aqasia tree
Make camp in El Khiam Valley, Bedouin dinner and tea and sleep in the Desert.
Day 4:
Visit the Old White Desert with its famous Mushroom Valley and lime stones formed by the wind into various shapes such as horses, chickens, and more
Then travel about 45 km to visit the Farafra Oasis and its Mini Museum and have lunch
The last stop is the Western White Desert with its magnificent views of mountains, sand dunes and eleven Qaraa
Make camp, Bedouin dinner and tea and sleep in the Desert
Day 5:
An early breakfast, then return to Desert Rose for rest and refreshments.
A private car will take you to the airport or your hotel in Cairo.

Siwa Oasis Tour (6 Days / 5 Nights)
Day 1:
Our driver will pick you up with in a private air conditioned car from the airport or your hotel in Cairo to bring you to Bahariya including a stop for refreshments
Traditional lunch at Desert Rose
Visit the Museum of the Golden Mummies, Salt Lake, Pyramid Mountain, the El Ghaba Hot Spring and then El Matar Spring, where you can enjoy a dip
Tour of the English House, which was an observation post for the British in the 2nd World War
Take photos of the beautiful sunset view
Return to Desert Rose for dinner
Day 2:
Take a jeep safari to Siwa Oasis, stopping at Sotra Sand Dune for lunch
Visit El Bahrain Lake and the surrounding Palm trees
Make camp for the night
Day 3:
Head to El Arag, then lunch and on to Siwa
Day 4:
Visit Shalli, then to Qlupatra
Lunch in Ain Abu Shrofe
Visit Bir Wahed and make camp for the night
Day 5:
After breakfast, return to Bahariya, make camp at Om El Lifaa Sand Dune
Bedouin dinner and authentic Bedouin party with singing and dancing
Day 6:
Return to Cairo

Great Sand Sea Trip (10 Days / 9 Nights)
Day 1:
Depart from Cairo to Bahariya Oasis arriving in time to watch the sunset at English House, which was an observation post for the British in the last war. We will spend the night at the Desert Rose
Day 2:
Depart from Bahariya to the White Desert, one of the most beautiful desert in the world where we will make camp for the night under the stars.
Day 3:
After breakfast, we head to Ain Dala, a Roman ruin were we will have lunch. Then move on to EL Obayet Cave and camp there for the night.
Day 4:
After breakfast, we will go to El Amod Rock and have lunch there and then go and see a car wreckage from World War II.
Day 5:
After breakfast we will move on to the Great Sand Sea to view the 9 metre high sand dunes. This place has more than 75% of the sand in the Western Desert. After that, we will make our way to El Maktura and Bir Rossy and make camp along the way.
Day 6:
After breakfast, we will continue to Bir Rossy and have lunch there under the Palm tree before moving on to Bir Wahed to make camp.
Day 7:
After breakfast, we will continue to Bir Wahed and have lunch, then keep going to Siwa Oasis and staying the night.
Day 8:
After breakfast, we will tour Siwa and visit El Mota Mountain, Cleapatra Baths, Bir Abu Shrof and Shalli before taking lunch in the Gardens and spending the night in a Siwa Sand Dunes.
Day 9:
After breakfast we will return to Bahariya Oasis and visit Tabghagh and El Arag Roman ruins along the way and take lunch there before continuing to El Bahrain and Sotra Sand Dune and finally arriving back at the Desert Rose Eco Lodge for the night.
Day 10:
Return to Cairo.

Local Camel Trip (1 Day / 0 Nights)
Day 1:
After breakfast we ride to Bir El Ghaba, then we go inside it. After that we will move to Magrafa [Pyramid Mountain] the place where the biggest two dinosaurs in the world were discovered, then we will ride to the lake, having lunch there.
After that we will ride to sand dune, Beer El Mattar this is a hot spring [where you can have a dip] after that we will ride to English house and then return to the Desert Rose Eco-Lodge.

Camel Trip (10 Days / 9 Nights)
Day 1:
Leaving from Cairo and arriving at the Desert Rose Eco Lodge to have lunch, then we will visit the oasis in Bir El Eftela, the English house [ which was an observation post for the British in the last war.], the lake, Palm tree gardens, Bir El Ghaba, Dest & Magrafa [the place where the biggest two dinosaurs were found] returning to the Desert Rose EcoLodge to have the dinner.
Day 2:
Leaving the Desert Rose Eco Lodge after breakfast by jeep to Ain Om Elafae, which is the beginning point of the Black Desert. There we will have lunch and then continue to the Black Desert to make a camp and spend the night sleeping in the desert.
Day 3:
After breakfast, we will leave Black Desert and head to El Mezainic where we will stop for lunch before continuing to Bir Badry with its beautiful sand dunes and salt lake. We will have dinner there and make camp for the night.
Day 4:
Moving after breakfast from Bir Badry to Bedouin village, having lunch, moving to the sand dunes, having dinner and overnight in a camp.
Day 5:
Moving after breakfast from sand dunes to khamaan [It is a desert that has a special colour] having dinner there beside a cold spring then moving towards ‘El Selem’ overnight in a camp.
Day 6:
Moving after breakfast from ‘El Selem ‘to the crystal mountain where we stop to have lunch, then we continue towards the crystal mountain, having dinner and over night in a camp.
Day 7:
Moving after breakfast from the crystal monutain to’ El Shekh Abdalah mountain, El Agabat road, stopping there to have dinner, overnight in a camp in El Agabat
Day 8:
Moving after breakfast frome El Agabat where there are sand dunes, having lunch going alongside the valley, having dinner, overnight in a camp.
Day 9:
Moving after breakfast from the valley to Ain Khadra, having lunch, then to the new white desert, having dinner, overnight in a camp.
Day 10:
Moving after breakfast to ”El khiam” then to the old white desert to see the [mushroom; Horse; Ice cream; Chicken] after that returning to the Desert Rose Eco Lodge.