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3 & 4-day Combo Trips 
(include both Camels and Jeep on each trip)

* The following are suggested itineraries and can be altered at the traveler's discretion. *
Beginning at:

Moon Beach, Ras Sudr

Abu Zenima  

St. Catherine's 

Nuweiba

Sharm El Sheikh
 or Dahab


CAMEL TREKS & JEEP SAFARIS INCLUDE:
* English-speaking Bedouin guide and Bedouin assistant/cook
* all meals and bottled water
* camping equipment as needed
* transportation via camel and/or jeep or other desert vehicle (4X4 Land cruiser, etc.)

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Beginning at MOON BEACH, Ras Sudr
 Located about 1 hour's drive south of the Suez tunnel, Moon Beach Resort is about 2 1/2 - 3 hours drive from Cairo.

Day 1: Start in the morning from the Moon Beach Resort Hotel near Ras Sudr. We begin by visiting the Wadi Gharadahl Oasis and the hot springs at Hammam Fara'Un by jeep.  Lunch at the Sheikh El Qirai tomb site.  Here you meet your camel and begin the camel riding.  Ride the camels to the Serabit El Khadim Bedouin village.  Sleep in the sand dunes near Serabit.

Day 2:  Visit the Hathor Temple on Serabit Mountain by camel.  This temple was built by the Ancient Egyptians during the Pharonic times.  It was begun during the Middle Kingdom and then expanded on during the New Kingdom by Queen Hatshepsut and Tutmosis III (2nd C. BC).  Sleep nearby at Ramalat Himaiyir.

Day 3:  Go by camel again to Sheikh Habus's tomb where you have lunch.  Then travel about 3 hours by jeep or Land cruiser through the sand dunes back to Moon Beach.

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Beginning at Abu Zenima  
 Located about 2 hour's drive south of the Suez tunnel, the town of Abu Zenima is about 3 1/2 - 4 hours drive from Cairo.

Day 1: Meet your guide and begin with the desert vehicle about noon in Abu Zenima. Go by jeep (or Land cruiser) to the beginning of the picturesque Wadi Ba'ba'a.  Dinner around the campfire and sleep.

Day 2:  Ride camels through Wadi Ba'ba'a and see a side variety of desert landscapes -- rocky terrain, oases, sandy valley.  Lunch in Wadi Ba'ba'a.  Dinner and sleep in the sand dunes near Bir Rekhis Bedouin village.

Day 3:  Go by jeep through Dabbat El Qira'i sand dunes and Wadi Matallah.  See Gebel Matallah (white mountain) and return to Abu Zenima in the evening.
Accommodations can be arranged for you in Abu Zenima that night.

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Beginning at Saint Catherine's   
At the foot of Moses Mountain ("Mount Sinai").

Day 1: Drive from Cairo or Sharm El Sheikh and arrive in the evening at St. Catherine's.  Sleep at the Morganland, St. Catherine's Village or the Plaza Hotels.

Day 2:  Up about 2 AM to begin the climb up St. Catherine's Mountain for sunrise.  Climb to the top by camel and foot or hike the whole way under the starry sky.  The clear air at this high elevation provides some awe-inspiring star gazing.  Enjoy the sunrise from the summit.  Descend and see the St. Catherine's Monastery (if it is open) and have breakfast at your hotel.  
Leave the hotel by jeep and travel through the desert to Zig Zig Canyon.  Make camp and overnight at Zig Zag Canyon.

Day 3:  Camels arrive to take you to the Arada Canyon (about 2 hours camel ride).  Enjoy hiking in the Arada Canyon when you arrive there.  After lunch ride the camels again into Wadi Arada where you sleep.

Day 4:  Go by jeep through Wadi Safra to Bir Safra and climb a tall sand dune (the descent down the sand dune is an exciting experience).  Continue on through the large sand dunes to El Haduda Sand Dune, the largest in South Sinai.  Visit the Nawamis on your return to Saint Catherine's.  The Nawamis are Bronze Age (older than Ancient Egypt!) tomb structures built sometime 3,100 - 4,000 BC.  Sleep at a hotel in St. Catherine's.

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Beginning at Nuweiba   
On the north-eastern coast of South Sinai.

Day 1:  The jeep picks you up in the morning at any hotel in Nuweiba.  You travel by jeep (or Land cruiser) to the Colored Canyon.  Spend about 2 hours hiking in the canyon and marveling at the amazing rock formations and colors there.  Then travel by jeep through the desert to Wadi Ghazala and on to the Ein Khudra Oasis.  Overnight at Ein Khudra.

Day 2:  Hike in the White Canyon (near Ein Khudra) for about 2 hours until you meet your camels waiting for you at the other end.  Ride the camels to the Nawamis.  The Nawamis are Bronze Age (older than Ancient Egypt!) tomb structures built sometime 3,100 - 4,000 BC.  Sleep nearby in the sand dunes.

Day 3:  Ride camels to Ma'Rum with it's many sand dunes of soft sand.  Go to the top of the largest sand dune of all, El Haduda Sand Dune, the largest in South Sinai.  Then travel by jeep back to Nuweiba, arriving in the evening.

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Beginning in Sharm El Sheikh or Dahab

Day 1:  We pick you up in the morning at any hotel in Sharm El Sheikh or Dahab.  Travel by jeep to Wadi El Haduda and then by camel to the El Haduda Sand Dune, the largest in South Sinai.  Then continue by camel to Ma'Rum where we make camp and sleep.  Visit the "Hole in the Rock."

Day 2:  Ride camels to the Nawamis where we have lunch.  The Nawamis are Bronze Age (older than Ancient Egypt!) tomb structures built sometime 3,100 - 4,000 BC.  Continue on to the Ein Khudra Oasis where we sleep.

Day 3:  Hike in the nearby White Canyon (about 2 hours) and meet the jeep at the end that will take you back to Sharm El Sheikh (about 3 hours) or Dahab.

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To arrange a Desert Tour with Rabia Barakat Selim:   
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