27 Dec. 2019
07 Jan. 2020
NSC's Midway Campsites (x2 nights camping)
El Heiz Ecolodge (x2 nights camping in private quarters)
Badaweya Farafra Hotel (x2 nights TRIPLE Deluxe Rooms)
Abou Minqar (x1 night QUAD Deluxe Room)
Gharb Mawhoub (x1 night Local House)
Badaweya Dakhla Hotel (x2 nights Triple Deluxe Rooms)
El Zayat Village (x1 night Camping)
El Heiz Oasis
The Black Desert
The White Desert
Jebal El Engeliz
The Hot Springs
El Dehous Village
El Zayat Village
El Kharga Musuem
El Qasr Islamic Village
Hot Springs - We will get the chance to relax our aching bodies in an array of hot springs that stay warm even in the coldest of temperatures
Partaaay - Celebrate New Year's Eve NS Crossing style (IN THE MIDDLE OF THE DESERT!)
The Road - Aside from the sights we will visit, the scenic roads of the western desert are a highlight in their own right. Not to mention the sunsets!
Agriculture - Experience some of the agriculture of the western desert through the visits we will make
Nature - Visiting the most scenic national parks and protected areas along the west desert.
4x4 Safaris - Off-Road excursions into the black desert and the white desert for a glimpse of truly untouched mesmerising nature.
Hiking - We will be doing some hikes in the Black Desert and Dakhla to get up close and personal with the surrounding nature.
Sightseeing - Visiting the most iconic sights, and understanding the history of each city we are visiting
Camping - No expedition is complete without camping, and we will have the privilige to camp in some of Egypt's top spots for a profound sense of inner peace.
El Qasr Islamic Village - Unforgettable visit to the partially restored Medieval/Ottoman fairytale town for a truly surreal experience.
Fireplace Nights - The rooms in the ecolodge are equipped with fireplaces for a cosy atmosphere on the cold winter nights.
Local crafts - Visit a traditional palm leaf handicraft workshop in Dakhla
Stargazing - Observe the universe like you never have before in the pitch-black desert night sky.
LOCAL Food - The Local Food is a main highlight as you will experience the finest bedouin food such as the infamous "buried roast".
Candlelit DinnerS - Candlelit dinner in the exceptional Abu Minqar Ecolodge overlooking the Great Sand Sea
Food, Food, Food.
We follow a healthy diet - which includes:
Steak Fillet, Grilled Chicken and a wide range of vegetables.