Bahariyya Oasis Holidays

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Pyramid at Giza

Day 1: Cairo

Welcome to Egypt and the start of your Egyptian adventure! Arrive Cairo, included airport transfer to hotel.

Close up of Sphinx

Day 2: Cairo

Enjoy a full day tour of the Pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis and Sakkara.

Trajan's Kiosk, Philae

Day 3: Cairo - Aswan

A full day of sights starting with a tour Citadel, Old Coptic Cairo and Khan el Khalili. Lunch at a local restaurant will be a nice time to sit and reflect on what you have seen so far! Afterwards, board the sleeper train to Aswan.

Abu Simbel, Aswan

Day 4: Aswan - Luxor

Hello Aswan! Today you will visit the High Dam, Philae Temple and an unfinished Obelisk. Another lunch at a local restaurant is to be enjoyed!

Valley of the Kings

Day 5: Luxor

After breakfast, we again board the train to Luxor. 4000-year old Luxor has frequently been characterised as the "world's greatest open air museum". Straddling the River Nile, the ruins of the temple complexes at Karnak and Luxor stand within the modern city located on the East Bank

Entrance to a tomb

Day 6: Luxor

This morning we will visit the West bank (Valley of the Kings, Valley of Queens, Hatshepsut temple and Colossi of Memnon)

Luxor by night

Day 7: Luxor - Cairo

Today we visit The Temple of Karnak - a spectacular open-air complex of sanctuaries, pylons, chapels, halls and obelisks, all dedicated to the Theban gods and to the greater glory of Egypt’s Middle and New Kingdom rulers is number two on the visitor ‘hit list’ after the pyramids and Sphinx at Giza. In the afternoon visit Luxor temple. Tonight, board the overnight Sleeper train to Cairo.

King Tutankhamen's mask

Day 8: Cairo

Arrive Cairo train station and transfer to Alexandria . Embark on a full day tour. Visit Alexandria library, Catacomb, Pompay’s Pillar, Roman theater and Montazah gardens.

Bahariyya building

Day 9: Cairo - Bahariyya Oasis

We make our way to Baharyia ( 500 Km) and Visit the White desert, Mushrooms valley, Chicken rock and Spring water. You will experience a beautiful night under a blanket of stars.

Aerial view of Cairo Nile

Day 10: Bahariyya Oasis - Cairo

Visit the Black desert , black mountain, the cave and Ain Khadra spring WE will head back to Cairo ( 500 Km)

Day 11: Cairo

This morning we bid you farewell. Transfer you to the airport for your home flight.

Egypt Spotlight

Luxor

As the site of the ancient Egyptian city of Thebes, 4000-year old Luxor has frequently been characterised as the "world's ...

Egypt Weather

Weather in Cairo
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Local Time: 7:15 AM

Egypt Currency Rates
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  1 ZAR = 0.61 EGP
  1 AUD = 5.79 EGP
  1 EUR = 8.72 EGP
  1 USD = 7.14 EGP
  1 NZD = 5.52 EGP
last updated - 28 Dec 2014 5:36 AM