3 Days Bahariya Oasis and White Desert Safari Trip

Price Starting From : $245

Come and join us on a great trip to Bahariya Oasis From Egypt Day tours to explore a desert known worldwide for its captivating nature and beautiful sites in the Egyptian Oases on this incredible 3-day Bahariya Oasis tour and White Desert Safari. We will visit Western Desert landscapes and the lush date palm plantations of Bahariya Oasis with our Egypt tours, as well as the Museum of Golden Mummies, where about thirty-four tombs have been unearthed in this area so far, the Tombs of the Nobles, and we will experience an adrenaline rush as we take a 4WD tour in the black desert. 

See Crystal Mountain and the Valley of Agabat then we will camp in the white desert with our Egypt tour packages. The most skilled operation team of Cairo Top Tours will help you during the whole trip. Book a private tour to Bahareya Oasis, which is widely regarded as one of the most attractive tourist and historic places in Egypt. 

This Cairo Day Tours opportunity is a unique experience that encompasses the tranquility and serenity of desert life while exploring the wonderful natural sites of Bahariya Oasis and the White Desert, with an exciting addition of Sandboarding In Egypt.

Egypt is an amazing place with lots of amazing things to see. There are Meidum Pyramid that tell us about the past, and pretty places like a big river and sandy areas. People from all over the world visit Egypt to learn about its old history and see all the beautiful things there.


  • Transportation services from/ to your hotel in Cairo.
  • Accommodation in Bahariya for 1 night at Oasis Style hotel, on a half board basis.
  • Camping in the White Desert for 1 night on a full board basis during your White Desert Tours.
  • All necessary camping equipment like sleeping bags, camel blankets, and tents is provided by Cairo Top Tours.
  • Transfers from Cairo to Bahariya and back are done by an air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Your transfers inside Bahariya Oasis and the White Desert by a 4×4 vehicle.
  • All the sightseeing tours from Cairo as mentioned in the White Desert Trips from Cairo itinerary.
  • Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites.
  • You will be guided by an accredited English-speaking Egyptologist guide during your Cairo Tours.
  • Meals, as mentioned in the itinerary, are included.
  • Bottled water during the tour.
  • All sightseeing tours are done privately.
  • All service charges and taxes are covered in the price of Desert Safari tours in Egypt.
  • Personal spending.
  • Any extras that were not stated in the above plan.
  • Tipping is not included in the Cairo Trips price.
  • Prices are also applicable during Christmas and New Year tours in Egypt or Egypt Easter tours.

Our professional Egyptologist guide from Cairo Top Tours will meet you at your hotel in Cairo or Giza. Then, in a modern air-conditioned car, you will be transported to Bahriya Oasis, Egypt's northernmost oasis in the Western Desert, which is about 4 hour's drive from Cairo. You will visit the museum of golden Mummies, which is a massive burial site near the Bahariya Oasis in the Western Desert of Egypt.

More than ten thousand mummies have been discovered here, including the Tombs of the Nobles and rulers of the oasis during the twenty-sixth dynasty, such as the tomb of Panentiu and the temple of Alexander The Great, which is the only known temple of the Macedonian leader in Egypt. In 332 BC, Alexander the Great established the city of Alexandria, and the Egyptians adopted him because he respected the ancient Egyptian gods. The temple was dedicated to Amun re and Horus during Alexander's reign, as was the Temple of Meftella dedicated to the god of birth and childhood and also the god of pleasure and entertainment Bis.

Relax and enjoy your delicious lunch, which will be provided at Bahariya Oasis. Afterward, you will have free time in the afternoon at your hotel to do whatever you want. A land cruiser can offer you a magnificent view of the oasis at sunset from the pinnacle of the black mountain.

Meals: Lunch, Dinner

Wake up in the early morning and enjoy your tasty breakfast in the hotel. then meet your tour guide who will take you first to see the salt lake and the golden sand dunes and enjoy the verdant and lush date palm groves because the oasis is known for the palm trees and fruit gardens! then we travel to the White Desert, passing through the Black Desert to explore the mountain of El Marsoos, a region of volcano-shaped mountains with large quantities of small black stones, and the Valley of El Haize, about 50km to the south of Bawiti, the central village of Bahariya Oasis. Stop to see the quartz crystal at Crystal Mountain and the magnificent Valley of Agabat.

Camping Time!
It's a great chance to enjoy camping in the White Desert which belongs administratively to Frafra oasis. Enjoy the sunset and the imposing views of the limestone and chalk formations bathed by the last rays of the sun then enjoy your barbeque dinner!
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

On the last day of your 3 Days Bahariya Oasis and White Desert Safari Trip! Enjoy your morning breakfast in the White Desert, then you will move on accompanied by your tour guide to see the hot water springs and take photos of the beautiful white limestone formations in the area like the Mushrooms, the tree, the chicken, the sphinx, the tents and the rabbit then return back to Bahariya Oasis.

Get ready and our representative will accompany you in an air-conditioned vehicle from Bahariya to your hotel in Cairo.

We hope you enjoyed our exciting tours from Cairo!

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Meals: Breakfast



1 Person

$490 Per Person

2 - 3 Persons

$330 Per Person

4 - 6 Persons

$280 Per Person

7 - 10 Persons

$245 Per Person

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When going on an unusual trip, such as to the Bahariya Oasis or the White Desert, it is essential to take what you really need: comfortable clothes, walking shoes, sunscreen, a hat, a water bottle, and any necessary medication. Warm clothing is also essential for the cool desert nights.

Egypt's incredible landmarks, such as its tomb-filled Valley of the Kings and towering Giza Pyramids, deserve comprehensive exploration on a guided tour spanning several days. Only this type of organized trip can promise comprehensive knowledge of all highlights fitting for this consequential nation.

Exploring the Bahariya Oasis and White Desert Safari over a three-day tour allows for a more in-depth and immersive experience of these natural wonders. Here's a recommended itinerary for a 3-day adventure:

Day 1: Bahariya Oasis and the Black Desert


   Cairo to Bahariya Oasis: Depart from Cairo and make your way to the Bahariya Oasis by car or tour bus. The journey takes around 4-5 hours.

   Arrival and Check-in: Arrive in Bahariya Oasis and check-in to your chosen accommodation, whether it's a desert camp or a hotel.

Lunch: 3. Local Cuisine: Enjoy a traditional Egyptian lunch at your accommodation or a nearby restaurant.

Afternoon: 4. Bahariya Oasis Tour: Explore the Bahariya Oasis, including the Temple of Alexander the Great, Bawiti Village, and the nearby Black Desert.

Day 2: White Desert Exploration

Morning: 5. White Desert Drive: Depart for the White Desert, known for its surreal chalk-white rock formations. The drive to the White Desert is an adventure in itself and offers breathtaking desert views along the way.

   Unique Rock Formations: Spend the morning exploring the White Desert, visiting remarkable rock formations such as the Mushroom Rock and the Chicken and Tree Rocks.

Lunch: 7. Picnic Lunch: Have a picnic lunch amid the otherworldly landscapes of the White Desert.

Afternoon: 8. Camping in the White Desert: Set up your campsite in the White Desert. Enjoy the serene surroundings and the beauty of the desert as the sun sets.

Day 3: Return to Cairo

Morning: 9. Breakfast: Start your day with breakfast at your desert camp.

   Morning Exploration: Take a short morning walk to explore more of the White Desert's unique formations and capture some stunning photographs.

Lunch: 11. Return to Bahariya Oasis: Pack up and leave the White Desert. Return to Bahariya Oasis for lunch.

Afternoon: 12. Return to Cairo: Depart from Bahariya Oasis and return to Cairo, concluding your three-day adventure.

Bahariya Oasis, located in Egypt's Western Desert, offers a unique desert experience with its natural beauty and historical sites. Here are some popular 3-day tour options for exploring Bahariya Oasis:

Day 1: Bahariya Oasis Exploration

  • Arrive in Bahariya Oasis from Cairo or your starting point.
  • Visit the Golden Mummies Museum in Bawiti to see well-preserved mummies from the Greco-Roman period.
  • Explore the local markets in Bawiti town to buy souvenirs and interact with locals.
  • Have lunch at a local restaurant to taste traditional Egyptian cuisine.
  • Head to the White Desert National Park, known for its stunning white limestone formations.
  • Set up a campsite in the White Desert, enjoy a bonfire dinner, and stargaze.

Day 2: Black Desert and Crystal Mountain

  • Depart from the White Desert and drive to the Black Desert, characterized by its black volcanic hills.
  • Visit Crystal Mountain, where you can find naturally occurring crystal formations.
  • Continue to the Agabat area to see unique rock formations and formations resembling mushrooms.
  • Explore the Desert Roses area, known for its desert roses and mineral formations that look like flowers.
  • Return to the White Desert or set up camp in a different location.

Day 3: Ain El-Muftella and the Return

  • After breakfast, head to Ain El-Muftella, a hot spring where you can relax and take a dip.
  • Visit the ruins of the English House, an abandoned colonial-era building.
  • Return to Bahariya Oasis and have lunch.
  • Explore any remaining attractions or enjoy some free time.Depart from Bahariya Oasis to return to Cairo or your next destination.

Cairo Top Tours offers the option to arrange private tours that allow you to visit specific places of your choice. Private tours are an excellent choice for travelers who have particular interests and want a customized experience.

Yes, the Bahariya Oasis in Egypt has several famous tourist areas and attractions that draw visitors interested in exploring its natural beauty and cultural heritage. Some of the notable tourist areas in the Bahariya Oasis include:

White Desert (Sahara el Beyda).

Black Desert (Sahara el Aswad).

Crystal Mountain (Jebel al-Izzaz).

Ain El-Muftella.

Valley of the Golden Mummies.

Tombs of the Nobles.

El Qasr Village.

Bir al-Gebel.

Bahariya Oasis offers various accommodation options that cater to different preferences and budgets. Here are some safe and recommended places to stay in Bahariya Oasis:

1. Al Beshmo Lodge:

   A guesthouse is known for its friendly staff, clean rooms, and a peaceful atmosphere. It provides a cozy stay with traditional Egyptian hospitality.

2. Sandrose Bahariya Hotel:

   Located in the heart of Bahariya Oasis, this hotel offers comfortable rooms, a garden, and a restaurant serving local cuisine. It's known for its cleanliness and attentive service.

3. El-Beshmo Lodge Desert Safari Camp:

   For a unique experience, consider staying in a desert camp. El-Beshmo Lodge offers safari-style accommodation in traditional Bedouin tents, providing an authentic desert experience.

4. Desert Safari Camps:

   There are several camps and eco-lodges in the desert outskirts of Bahariya offering stays in tents or traditional mud-brick huts. These camps provide a rustic but safe experience close to nature.

Yes, camping in the White Desert is possible with prior arrangements, experiencing clear skies and the stunning landscapes of white sands.

Bahariya Oasis is located in a desert area in Egypt, and enjoys a desert climate. Here's a glimpse at how the climate changes in Bahariya Oasis during different seasons:

Summer (June to September):

Summer in Bahariya Oasis is very hot and dry.
Temperatures rise dramatically, with temperatures exceeding 40 degrees Celsius at times.
The days are generally long and sunny, making the weather dry and hot.
Autumn (October to December):

Autumn is characterized by slightly lower temperatures compared to summer.
The weather is milder during this period, and the nights are a little cooler.
Winter (January to March):

Winter is relatively mild during the day, but nights can be very cold.
Temperatures at night can be near zero or below, especially in the months of January and February.
Spring (April to May):

Spring comes relatively cold but gradually improves over time.
Temperatures begin to rise again with the onset of spring.

On all trips, tour guides are provided to accompany the groups to provide information about the areas visited. Having a tour guide is beneficial because they help guide visitors and provide explanations about the history, culture, and natural attractions of the area.

The tour guide usually provides information about tourist attractions, cultural history, and local nature, and may have special knowledge of the traditions and customs of local communities. The presence of a guide can improve visitors' experience and enhance their understanding of the destinations they visit.

El Bahariya Oasis is one of the seven oases of Egypt's Western Desert. It is known for its lush palm groves, hot springs, and archaeological sites, including ancient Egyptian tombs and Roman ruins.

El Bahariya Oasis is one of the seven major oases located in the Western Desert of Egypt. It is situated approximately 370 kilometers (230 miles) southwest of Cairo. El Bahariya Oasis is known for its natural beauty, palm groves, hot springs, and archaeological sites. It offers a serene escape from the bustling cities and is a popular destination for travelers seeking desert adventures and relaxation.


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