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Desert Festival
     
 
Tour Length: 7 Days, 6 Nights Tour Code: CWD04
Starts in: Cairo End in: Cairo
Start day: All Week Long End day: All Week Long

Day 1:
Upon arrival at Cairo international airport you will be met by our Airport representative (holding Sunny Egypt sign with your Name). Then you will be transferred to your hotel to spend the night. Our Cairo head Representative will welcome you, help you check-in to the Hotel and let you know the plan for the next few days

 

Day 2:
Morning- Breakfast at the hotel then our friendly expert Egyptologist guide will accompany you to the area - inspiring Pyramids and Sphinx at Giza was built 4600 years ago. Khufu, the successor of Sneferu, was known as a tyrant and in his arrogance he decided to have a tomb built that was bigger and better than all others. The three Pyramids: Cheops (Khufu), Chephren (Khafra) & Mycrenios (Menkaura). The Great pyramid was built by King Cheops (IV Dynasty). King Chefren, the son of Cheops, built the second Pyramid and the third pyramid was built in the reign of“Menkaura”, the son of Chefren. The mysterious Sphinx, with its mask of Chephren and body of a Lion, stands Close by guard of the land of Pharaohs. The Sphinx and the three pyramids were considered one to be one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Then go to Sakkara lies 25 Km south of Cairo. Djeser’s (Zosser’s) step Pyramid, (built 4700 years ago), dominates the skyline and is believed to be the ancient Egyptians first attempt at pyramid building, to see the first pyramids ever built the step pyramid of Zosser. Overnight at Cairo Hotel.

 

Day 3:
Early morning travel to Baharyia Oasis. The nearest oasis to Cairo (4:30 hours trip). Check-in your oasis camp upon your arrival, and then you'll visit the hot and the cold springs, Salt Lake and the British mountain from where you can see the whole oasis from there, Overnight at Baharyia Camp.

 

Day 4:

After your breakfast, start for our desert Safari tour by visiting the Black mountain and the Black desert and see the remains of the Volcano which happened for a long time. Continue our tour to the Crystal Mountain then we will stop at El-Haiz. A small Bedwin Village to have your lunch. After that you will see the Agabat Mountain. Goes down to the White desert as there is two kind; the old one which is famous with the Mushrooms taking a photos , then go to the new one where you will stay overnight camping.

 

Day 5:
After taking your breakfast, catch your car goes back in the same direction then take your Lunch before coming back to Cairo, overnight in Cairo.

 

Day 6:

After taking your breakfast, our friendly expert Egyptologist guide will accompany you to visit the famous Egyptian Museum where you will see many precious antiquities. Then on to Islamic areas of Cairo, including the Citadel of Saladdin which boasts the famous Alabaster Mosque of Mohammed Ali. After that you will visit the Coptic area of Cairo where the Romans constructed the fortress of Babylon. Built on the ruins of two towers of the fortress towers is the church of St. Mary, more commonly known as the Hanging Church. Next you will visit St. Sergius where it is said to be the resting place for the holy family, Overnight at Cairo.

 

Day 7:
After breakfast our end, transfer to airport and farewell to the land of the Pharos. 

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