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Djed Egypt Travel took us through this breathtaking landscape

We found Djed Egypt Travel to take us on a 6 days desert safari from Cairo to Luxor. Guide and... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2014
Michael S
Camping in the White Desert in Egypt – A special experience

We travelled to Egypt in April/May 2013. We were not put off by all the stories of safety issues... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2013
Tamborine, Australia
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This desert covers more than 600,000 square kilometers stretching from the Nile River to the Libyan border, and from the Mediterranean Sea coast to the Sudanese border.
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8 Jan 2014
“Djed Egypt Travel took us through this breathtaking landscape”
8 Jun 2013
“Camping in the White Desert in Egypt – A special experience”
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Reviewed 9 January 2014

We found Djed Egypt Travel to take us on a 6 days desert safari from Cairo to Luxor. Guide and drivers were enchanting. We enjoyed their attention and brilliant cooking. We found the camping nights on top the sand dunes and among the bizarre formations...More

6  Thank Michael S
Reviewed 9 June 2013

We travelled to Egypt in April/May 2013. We were not put off by all the stories of safety issues. We made our booking direct with Select Egypt in Cairo and paid online. Our consultant was Sandy. She was great – very helpful & knowledgeable. I...More

4  Thank Johnmaur26
Reviewed 31 May 2013

We recently spent a night camped under the stars in the White Desert in Western Egypt, courtesy of Your Egypt Tours. It's an experience not to be missed. Amazing limestone formations carved by the wind. Walking between these towering monuments is a fantastic experience. The...More

2  Thank Maureen H
Reviewed 18 April 2013

Incredible scenery with opportunities to enjoy rustic and authentic hotels. Off road driving, swimming in oasis, visiting adobe villages etc are all available. The white desert is one of the most beautiful places in the world.

2  Thank redharry
Reviewed 21 October 2012

Obviously, for such a vast desert like this you need a good guide to trust. I'm so lucky I found one, because I just picked one from online without knowing anyone there. Even my friends in Cairo couldn't make recommendations, so I just went with...More

5  Thank Noora K
Reviewed 21 March 2012

So important to have the safest drivers when going into the desert. If you want 2 days in the White Desert or two weeks in the Gilf Kibir, please hire and get reference from people. The best are in Bahariya Oasis, they do these trips...More

3  Thank enjojo
Reviewed 20 September 2011

Two of us booked a 4 day trip by 4x4 from Siwa to Luxor across the Western Desert, via the oases of Bahariya, Farafra, Dakhla, and Kargha. The highlight was a night camping in the White Desert, but the entire trip revealed a part of...More

2  Thank bobinathens
Reviewed 8 May 2011

We spent 2 weeks in egypt and travelled around to soak in as much experience as possible. However our trip to the Western Desert is one we will remember forever. We booked through Select Eygpt and it was our guides that really made this an...More

3  Thank abercrb
Reviewed 23 December 2010

Where is it? - West of Nile river, doable from Cairo. How much time needed? - I took 3 days 2 nights. Some people take an overnight trip to the desert from Cairo, which I personally not recommend (unless you just want to see how...More

13  Thank tkontheroad
Reviewed 14 February 2010

I traveled with Minamar Tours (parent company Select Egypt) January 2010 for their 8 day/7 night desert safari. The area is spectacular and I had a great adventure. There is some hiking in deep sand which can be difficult such as at the Mestqawe-Foggini (“Sistine...More

3  Thank world2u
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