Trip to Kharga and Dakhla Oases from Aswan


Embark on an extraordinary expedition through the heart of Egypt’s Western Desert with our “Kharga and Dakhla Oases Tour from Luxor.” This three-day adventure takes you from the ancient city of Luxor to the serene landscapes of Kharga and Dakhla Oases, where history unfolds amidst Roman temples, Islamic villages, and the boundless beauty of the desert. Immerse yourself in the unique charm of Oasis-style accommodations and camping under the stars, creating memories that echo the timeless allure of Egypt’s hidden gems.


  1. Roman Temples and Burial Grounds:
    • Explore the well-preserved Roman Temple of Hibis, Nadora, and Deir El Hagar, as well as the Roman burial grounds Mezzawaqqa.
  2. Early Christian Cemetery at Bagawat:
    • Witness the ancient chapels adorned with murals in the early Christian Cemetery at Bagawat.
  3. Islamic Village of Al Qasr:
    • Step into the past at the Islamic Village of Al Qasr, housing ruins of an Ayubid mosque.
  4. Oasis Style Hut and Camping Experience:
    • Overnight in an Oasis style hut in Dakhla and experience camping under the desert sky in Kharga.


  1. Expert Guided Exploration:
    • Benefit from expert tour guides providing in-depth knowledge of historical sites and cultural significance.
  2. Comfortable Transfers:
    • Travel in a private air-conditioned vehicle for all transfers, ensuring comfort throughout the journey.
  3. Tailored Camping Equipment:
    • Enjoy the camping experience with provided equipment such as sleeping bags, camel blankets, and tents.
  4. Seamless Sightseeing:
    • Encounter hassle-free sightseeing with included entrance fees and lunch during tours.
  5. Flexibility for Additional Activities:
    • Personalize your Luxor itinerary with additional activities based on your interests and available time.

Day 01: Luxor to Kharga Oasis – Dakhla Oasis

At 03:30 A.M., embark on an unforgettable journey as your expert tour guide picks you up from your hotel in Aswan. Set forth towards the mystical El Kharga Oasis, a scenic five-hour drive away. Begin your exploration with an external visit to the Roman Temple of Hibis & Nadora, followed by a visit to the early Christian Cemetery at Bagawat, adorned with murals in its ancient chapels.

Journeying further, you’ll arrive at Dakhla Oasis, where the night unfolds amid the tranquil ambiance of an Oasis style hut, complete with reed huts, communal showers, and basic facilities. Immerse yourself in the oasis experience as you settle in for the night in Dakhla.

Meals: Lunch, Dinner

Day 2: Dakhla Oasis to Kharga Oasis

Awaken to the allure of Dakhla Oasis and, after breakfast, set out to explore the Roman temple of Deir El Hagar amidst serene surroundings. Visit the Roman burial ground Mezzawaqqa before delving into the Islamic Village of Al Qasr, housing the ruins of an Ayubid mosque, approximately 35km from Mut. Transition to Kharga Oasis, where an overnight camping experience awaits under the vast desert sky.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3: Kharga Oasis to Luxor

As the new day begins, enjoy breakfast at the campsite before embarking on a comfortable journey back to your hotel in Luxor. Luxor, with its myriad attractions, beckons for further exploration, offering an array of experiences. Should you desire to extend your itinerary, simply let us know your interests, and we’ll tailor the arrangements to your preferences.


  • Pick-up and drop-off from your Luxor hotel.
  • Accommodation in Dakhla for 1 night at an Oasis Style Hut, Dehoos Lodge on a half-board basis.
  • Camping accommodation for 1 night in Kharga Oasis on a full-board basis.
  • Private air-conditioned vehicle for all transfers.
  • Camping equipment including sleeping bags, camel blankets, and tents.
  • All sightseeing tours mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Transfers from Luxor to Al Kharga and back by an air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Transfers within Dakhla & Kharga Oasis and White Desert by a 4×4 car.
  • Entrance fees to the mentioned sightseeing.
  • Lunch during sightseeing tours.
  • Expert tour guide.
  • Bottled water during your trip.
  • Portage when needed.
  • All taxes & service charges.
  • Entrance fees to the mentioned historical places.


  • Any optional tours not mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Meals except where indicated in the itinerary.
  • Tipping.

Tour Prices:

Single2- 3 Persons4- 6 Persons7- 10 Persons
Prices1290 $740 $590 $560 $

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  1. Comfortable Clothing and Footwear:
    • Wear comfortable clothing and suitable footwear, especially during explorations in archaeological sites.
  2. Hydration:
    • Carry a water bottle to stay hydrated, particularly in the warm climate of the Western Desert.
  3. Photography Equipment:
    • Bring a camera or smartphone to capture the captivating landscapes and historical sites.
  4. Communication with Guides:
    • Communicate your interests with the guides to tailor the itinerary and enhance your experience.


Q: Is camping equipment provided during the tour? A: Yes, camping equipment, including sleeping bags, camel blankets, and tents, is included in the tour.

Q: Are there opportunities for additional activities in Luxor? A: Absolutely, communicate your interests, and the itinerary can be tailored to include additional activities in Luxor.

Q: What should I wear during the tour? A: Wear comfortable clothing and footwear, especially suitable for walking in archaeological sites and desert environments.

Q: Is there flexibility in the itinerary for personal preferences? A: Yes, the itinerary allows flexibility, and additional activities can be arranged based on your preferences and available time.

Q: Are entrance fees included in the tour package? A: Yes, entrance fees to all mentioned historical places are included in the package.