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Package 5 Days 4 Nights to Gara Cave Desert Tour in Egypt

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What to Expect
Day 1:Cairo to Bahariya

A Sun Pyramids Tours representative will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo at 06:00 AM and then transfer from Cairo or Giza by a modern air-conditioned vehicle to Bahariya 365 Kms on road, about 04 hours driving. Upon arrive at Bahariya visit the Golden Mummies Museum from the Graeco-Roman period. Continue to Tombs of Nobles, Ain Mefettella and Alexander Temples. Then have a trip to the ruin on a hill, “the English House” at sunset and enjoy the panoramic view of the Oasis. Overnight in Bahariya.

Meals: Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 2:Bahariya–Gara Cave (also called Djara Cave)

After breakfast, we set off on our tour to the Gara cave 170 Km off road, lunch on the way at the foot of sand dunes or where we decide to make it. Dinner and overnight camping.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 3:Gara Cave – Aqabat

After breakfast, visit the Gara Cave (also called Djara Cave), a natural hollow formed by rain in the Eocene limestone (55 million years ago). Water dissolved the limestone to form beautiful stalagtites and stalagmites. Prehistoric people lived in the cave probably during late Neolithic period as evidenced by artifacts and rock art found in the cave. Then Transfer to Aqabat about 150 km driving. Then Overnight Camping in the desert.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4:Ain Khudra

After breakfast, visit the Magic Spring and Ain Khadra where we have our lunch continue to Santa tree (Magic tree) Then enjoy the White Desert, which is one of the most beautiful places in the world. Shining white limestone covers the surface and makes amazing rock formations in the sand, giving this place its name. Overnight Camping.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5:Bahariya-Cairo

After breakfast, transfer to visit Crystal Mountain and Black Mountains. Upon arrival in Bahariya, you will have a shower before returning back to Cairo which takes about 04 hours driving.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Accommodation

Campsite in White Desert

International Hot Spring Hotel, Bahareya Oasis
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
pick you up from your hotel in Cairo at 06:00 AM
Departure Time
from arrival   Cairo
Duration
5 days
Inclusions
  • Pick up from your hotel in Cairo and return
  • Transfer from your hotel in Cairo & back by a private air-conditioned vehicle
  • All transfers in Bahariya, White Desert & Gara Cave is by a 4x4 car
  • Accommodation for 3 nights Camping on full board
  • Accommodation for 1 night in Bahariya at Oasis Style Hut on half board
  • Camping equipment like sleeping bags, camel blanket & tents
  • English speaking guide during your tour
  • Meals as mentioned in the above itinerary
  • Bottled water & soft drinks during camping in the desert
  • All service charges & taxes
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Bottled water
Exclusions
  • Any extras not mentioned above
  • Soft drinks at your hotel in Bahariya
  • Tipping kitty
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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By: Sun Pyramids Tours
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Fabgroova3
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42
Sun Pyramid Tours
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Amazing tour!!!
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24
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I recommend this tour, Abdo, who accompanied ourselves is very gentle. Will do it again in my next time in Cairo.
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22
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Great service. Had a good time. Abdo is very friendly and helpful and the Nile crouse was very good I recommend
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Wonderful experience :)
I had a really great experience with this company. They communicated with me via WhatsApp prior to meeting and
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13
Amazing experience !!!
Arranged almost everything for us to enjoy our time. -comfortable car -experienced driver -knowledgeable guide -no
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12
Awesome Holiday
Now Mohammed Kafafi one of the most knowledgeable guide i have ever met. This guide is a walking encyclopedia. Our
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106
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503vanesa
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33
Fantastic experience
I have used Sun Pyramids Tours to organize our 4 day short stay in Cairo and 2 day short stay in Alexandria. All
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SuzanaHum
13
Cairo
I cannot recommend Mohamed Kafafy as a tour guide enough. Very knowledgeable about the history of Egypt. Catered
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Chickallen8
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96
Fabulous 5 days in Cairo with private driver and tour guide.
I am handicapped and my sister and I travel with Pride mobility scooters. Yassmin Ezzat our tour operator
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IlluminataPhoto
Fitchburg, Wisconsin
187127
Excellent experience!
We had an absolutely wonderful (and overwhelming) tour of Giza, Cairo, the Great Sphinx, the Pyramids, Saqqara,
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