One week desert trip combined with one week bathing holiday
Transfer from the airport to Sharm el Sheikh to the Bedouin Hotel Umbis Diving Center in Sharks Bay. We stay overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast we travel towards St. Catharine. on the way we hike through the White Canyon to the oasis Ain Hydra.We have lunch at the oasis. Then we continue our drive to St. Catherine. The night we will spend in a Bedouin camp.
2 - 3 hour hike to the Mount Sinai (2285 m ). After breakfast, visit the St. Catherine monastery with the oldest collection of icons of the world. In the afternoon drive in 4WD Landcruiser for the Bedouins with their camels. Night outdoors or in a tent.
|Day 4 - 6
After breakfast we start our camel tour. Together with the Bedouins and their camels we walk through fantastaic desert landscapes.
We spend the long lunch breaks in the shade of the rocks. In the evening we listen to the chants of the Bedouin and we sleep outside under the clear starry sky.
The Bedouins cook for us over an open fire and bake every day fresh Bedouin bred.
After breakfast we leave the Bedouins with their camels and drive by jeep to Gebel Mahroum. A fantastic landscape awaits us there with many sand dunes.
We spend the night outdoors.
After breakfast we drive with the jeep through Wadi Ghazala to Nuweiba. After a stop for shopping, we will continue to our Eco-Asala Beach Camp. Overnight we stay in a bungalow.
|Day 9 -14||
These days we spend in the Eco-camp with swimming and snorkeling. We enjoy the blue sea with the beautiful coral reef.
Enjoy the sunsets with a walk along the white sandy beach.
On request, we can also drive out to the reef with the fishermans boat. In our seafood restaurnat fresh fish is served daily, but we also provide get delicious food for vegetarians.
For children, the shallow water close to the beach is ideal.
After breakfast we transfer to the airport in Sharm el Sheikh
Participiants: 2 - 10 persons
Price per person as indicated in the itinerary: 900 Euro
Single room supplement 30 Euro.
In the price included are:
- All transfers.
- Entry fee icon collections in the Monastery of St. Catherine
- Rimah as your guide plus drivers and the Bedouins with their camels etc.
- For 2 1/2 days a camel for riding per person incl. full board and drinks.
- Half board in the camps
In the price exluded are:
- Drinks and lunch in the camps
Dates 2015 on request!
We could also book another hotel or arange one week diving holiday for you in Dahab or Sharm El Sheikh. The surcharge will be charged to you separately.
Do you want to book only the desert trip for one week? The price is without staying at Eco Camp € 730 incl. accommodation in Sharm el Sheikh and the transfers.