Experience the mighty Sahara Desert; its breathtaking oases; its timeless antiquity and its charming people: The ultimate 10 Day Egypt Desert Trek. A 10 Day Egypt Desert Trek for those with a sense of adventure and an appetite for history. Explore the Giza Pyramids and other sites of Cairo, and take on the almighty Sahara Desert with your own personal Egyptologist to guide you to oases where you spend nights under the stars. Travel to Luxor and visit the famous Karnak Temple complex and Luxor Temple, and then board a comfortable overnight sleeper train to Cairo For a good night's rest before your flight back home.
Regardless of what time your plane touches down at Cairo International Airport, we will have one of our travel consultants and a driver there to meet you and to assist you with your luggage.
They will then take you to the prestigious Le Meridien Pyramids Hotel and Spa for a refreshing “Welcome” drink and a hassle free check-in.
After you have checked in, our tour representative will discuss your itinerary with you and confirm pick up times. Once that has been done, feel free to enjoy the rest of your day any way you want. Retire to your room; relax next to the pool, step outside and say hello to Cairo.
You will enjoy breakfast at your hotel in Cairo. After breakfast you will be met by your personal guide who will accompany you to the Giza Plateau to visit one of the seven wonders of the ancient world; the Great Pyramids of Cheops, Chefren and Mykerinus, the famous Sphinx, and the Valley Temple facing the Sphinx.
Then transfer to explore the Egyptian Museum. Continue to Coptic Cairo to visit the Hanging Church and Ben Ezra Synagogue.
End this amazing day of sightseeing combining fascinating history with shopping in the vibrant Khan El Khalili Bazaar, which dates back to 1382. Back to hotel. Overnight in Cairo.
Meals included: Breakfast and lunch
After spending a day exploring the sites of Cairo, your Egypt desert trek gets underway.
Wake up in the early morning and drive by an private air-conditioned modern van to Bahariya Oasis. Take a 4×4 Jeep to the Agabat. Enjoy watching the beautiful powder sand in the desert.
Start trekking from here to the White Desert (daily 25 km trekking). Camp in the desert for 2 nights.
Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
After enjoying breakfast, you will enjoy a trip into the Farafra Oasis aboard a Jeep, where you will have lunch.
You will finish the day within the Dakhla Oasis, in the Islamic village of El Qasr.
Meals included: Breakfast and lunch
After Breakfast, enjoy the day from the morning until afternoon trekking to the camp site (about 20 km trekking) to watch the sunset.
Overnight camping in the Kharga Oasis.
Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
On day 7 of this Egypt desert trek you’ll break camp early and travel via air-conditioned vehicle to Luxor, with a stop at the Bagawat Christian Cemetery.
On arrival in Luxor, you will check into the Sonesta St.George for the night.
Meals included: Breakfast
You will have breakfast in the hotel, and then visit the Valley of the Kings, as well as the Colossi of Memnon, the Karnak Temples and the Luxor Temple.
You will board a sleeper train that evening, bound for Cairo. You’ll have dinner and sleep aboard the train.
Meals included: Breakfast and Dinner
In Cairo you will be met by our representative in the Giza train station and escorted to your hotel to relax and spend your last night in Cairo.
Meals Included: Breakfast
All good things must end, and unfortunately your Egypt Desert trek adventure must end as well.
Enjoy a lovely breakfast while you allow your mind to dwell on the many great experiences you’ve had during your short stay, and promise yourself you’ll return.
After breakfast you’ll be collected and taken to the airport for your flight home. Bid Cairo and Egypt farewell, and fly off into the sunset with memories you’ll cherish forever.
Included Meals: Breakfast
Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person per trip except during Christmas, New Year & Easter holidays.
0 - 01.99 Free of Charge
2 - 05.99 pay 25% of tour price
6 - 11.99 pay 50% of tour price
12+ pay full tour price as per adult person.
Child pricing applies to children who share rooms with their parents (Max 2 Children in one Room)