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Serving as the agricultural center in Pharaonic times exporting great quantities of wine to the Nile Valley, this oasis is now famous for it dates and olives.
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Western Desert, Bawiti, Egypt
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

This all began +7 years ago to be in love with the place and have a strong bond with these awesome guys. I'm very thankful that i visited the black and white desert long time ago with these guys, you can read articles, reports and...More

Thank VanDevil013
Reviewed 11 August 2017

I had stayed the night in a camp there under an amazing view of the stars in the white desert! which is one of the fascinating desert in Bahariya Oasis.

Thank Sally E
Reviewed 25 May 2017

I booked a 2 night 3 days Bahariyya desert trip with Oasis Egypt safari and Mohammed ended up being my tour guide .I arrived Bawati at midday and after lunch at a Bedouin house I visited Bahariyya Oasis,Salt lake,Pyramid mountain,hotspring.I hiked English mountain peak to...More

Thank Bikas-globetrotter
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Only for those who appreciate the spirit of the desert and are not fussy about dust and absence of five-star comfort. I recommend to stay two nights in the Safari Camp Bahariya Oasis, Bawati, and take one full day for a Toyota Landcruiser tour through...More

Thank Reise-PAS
Reviewed 11 March 2017

This is the best starting point for the desert - Would recommend going with a guide. There is only one cashpoint though - and it was broken when we were there !!!

Thank Neil F
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

I would highly recommend anyone who is in Egypt to take this tour. The amount of appreciation I have for my two guides and friends Mohamed and Akmad just goes beyond words! I absolutely loved my time spent in the desert! These guys are the...More

Thank JLSchacht
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We spent last weekend at Badry’s Sahara Camp and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Although perhaps not for those who need five star luxury, for anyone who likes a simple, rustic setting, great views and friendly staff won’t be disappointed. Badry, his son Islam and the rest...More

1  Thank Giờ Đ
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Bahareya is an excellent oasis; centres around the main town of Bawiti it is equally good as a destination in its own right or as a staging post for desert trips. I always stay at Badri's place, Desert Safari Home, and have used it as...More

Thank shaggyd0g1
Reviewed 6 November 2015 via mobile

We stayed in this oasis to go to white desert, some places to visit including a hot spring, pyramid like black desert mountain etc. the hot spring was really worth a visit to relax with water temp around 43c. Some natural drops of dates from...More

Thank Tomoya T
Reviewed 6 September 2015

350 km south west of Cairo in a elongated valley you come from miles of desert to the oasis where the air is clean and fresh due to the gardens with palm trees. Lots of friendly people and affordable places to stay. The oasis has...More

1  Thank Desertrose5811
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