Ancient Temples Of Western Desert
11 days / 10 nights



Day By Bay

1st Day
Our Representative will be at Cairo Airport Holding Sign (Your Name). He will Assist you through the Passport Control formalities, Luggage Identification. Transferring by AC private coach to your chosen hotel in Cairo for overnight.

2nd Day    
After breakfast, we leave Cairo behind, we arrive to Alamein 260-km. There We visit the WWII Museum and the War memorial. (lunch en route) Moving on, we pass by Marsa Matruh. Upon reaching Siwa 300-km, We tour the old Siwan village of Shalli. Dinner and overnight in the Hotel.

3rd Day
After breakfast we visit Mountain of the Dead, Alexander the Great Temple (Temple of the Oracle) and take a donkey- drawn cart for a tour around the city before heading off road 17-km to the Great Sand Sea, where we rest at the hot spring of Bir Wahid, chance to bath in the natural spring, have dinner and relax while looking at the stars. Overnight camping.

4th Day
After breakfast we head off road on a 450-km journey to Bahariya Oasis. We pass by Bahrein, Nawemisa and Sitra Oases. Lunch en route, we pass through magnificent sand dunes of the Great Sand Sea. Upon reaching Bahariya oasis, we check in our hotel for dinner and overnight.

5th Day
After breakfast we go 160-km on/off road to the Black Desert and The dune area, we start our climb of a 50meter dune. On route to Farafra we visit the Crystal Mountain, the area of the wonders with the desert roses and the arch. Moving on we head to the White Desert, we start exploring the formations and wind carved sculptors that resemble both human and animal faces. The night is spent in the desert, dinner and overnight camping.

6th Day
Today we reaching Farafra oasis 40-km on road we visit the city, bathe in the hot spring, Visit the museum of Badr “the local artist”, then move on To Dakhla oasis 280-km. Upon reaching Dakhla, we visit the Old Covered City with its oil press, school, Courthouse and dwelling chambers, continue to Muzzawaka & Deir El Hagar, have lunch, dinner and overnight in the Hotel.

7th Day
After breakfast we leaving Dakhla behind, we head to Kharga 190-km, we head off road towards the Labakha Roman area, and explore the dwellings area, the Temple and the Spring. Lunch picnic, upon arrival to Kharga Oasis we check in the Hotel. In Kharga, we visit El Bagawat Cemetery, visit of temple of Hibis
Dinner and overnight.

8th Day
Today after breakfast at hotel we drive to Luxor 320km. In Luxor a tour of Karnak and Luxor Temples. After we head to our hotel in Luxor for long shower and overnight.

9th Day
After breakfast we cross the Nile to the West Bank where we will visit the Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut's Temple and the Colossi of Memnon. Afternoon is free to exploring the surrounding. Transfer to Luxor station and board the overnight sleeper train to Cairo. Dinner and overnight on board.

10th Day
After breakfast on board we should be arrived to Giza Station at Cairo, we head to the Old Cairo to visit the Citadel, Alabaster Mosque, and Khan El Khalili bazaar. Check-in hotel and overnight in Cairo.

11th Day
 Breakfast at hotel and transfer to Cairo Airport for your final departure flight.

   
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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