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2-DAY CYCLING / HIKING WADI GHARBA
Mountain Biking experience with ascent Gebel Banat in Sinai!
DAILY DEPARTURE FROM ANY SINAI CITY, YEAR ROUND
Cycling

Price $165

Egypt Sinai Cycling & Hiking trip

Bicycles would be an excellent way to explore Sinai's off-road tracks. On this trek you'll cross the desert for some 60 KM. The cycling trail starts at some meeting point called 'Wadi Shoqyraa' and concludes at 'Sheikh Awaad' area where you're going to stay at 'El Karm Ecolodge'.

Wadi Gharba / Sheikh Awaad
Ascent Gebel Banat
Nabq El Hawa
Accommodation in a Bedouin Ecolodge
Private tour exclusive for your party
Local escort / guide during the tour
Meals and soft drinks included

ITINERARY / SCHEDULE DETAILS

Day 1: • Pick up in the morning from your place. • Start cycling tour of 50 KM crossing the desert from ‘Wadi Shoqaira’ starting point. • Pass by ‘Wadi El Akhdar’ and continue off-road to the settlement of 'Sheikh Awaad'at 'Wadi Gharba'. • Arrive at 'El Karm Ecolodge', a Bedouin-run and remotely located guesthouse. Overnight.

Day 2: • Early hiking tour to Gebel Banat that offers superb views of the whole high mountains region. • Short biking around 'Sheikh Awaad' and 'Sheikh Abu Talib' via the steep pass of Naqb el Hawa. • Transfer back to your starting place. End of the tour


Please note the exact sequence of sightseeing and sites visited may be altered to suit local conditions, weather or other circumstances beyond our control. All included visits will be operated where possible.

PRACTICAL INFORMATION

• Wear good shoes. Sun protection, hat and sun glasses are useful in the heavy sunlight
• Take a bottle of water with you for the walk
• This tour supposes a physical effort. A little climbing through the canyon is involved
• Some meals are freshly prepared and cooked on the open fire.


GREAT REASONS TO GO

• Explore the stunning canyons of the Sinai's interior on foot and by 4WD
• Visit a real Bedouin oasis
• Lunch and all transport included; suitable for the active walker


CHECK AVAILABILITY FOR THIS TOUR
Trip date

Nubmer of participants
Adult 12+ years
Child 2-12 years
Infant -2 years
Starting from
Sharm El Sheikh
Dahab
Nuweiba
St. Catherine
Personal information
Your nationality
Your name
Your email address
Your contact phone (optional)
Any questions or special requests
By submitting your booking inquiry, you confirm you've read the tour's details and agree to our booking terms and conditions
ESSENTIAL INFO
Trip duration: 2 days / 1 night
Age restrictions: Min. 12 years
Departures: Upon request only
Tours customizable: Yes

PRICE DETAILS
Trip price: US$ 165 per person,
Based on minimum 4 people,
Start/end Dahab or St. Catherine village

Supplement for other cities pickup apply

TRIP DIFFICULTY RATING
Moderate / Activ (grade 3 of 5):Average altitude 100m and 2-4 hours cycling a day with easy elevations. You need to be in good health and reasonably fit. Previous cycling experience is desirable but not essential if you are confident of your physical condition.

DRESS CODE / WHAT TO BRING
Daypac for carrying personal items
Sleeping bag, camping mat
Flashlight
Loose layered clothing
Walking shoes or boots
Extra pair socks
Head cover, scarf / hat, sun glasses
Sun cream / protection
Extra batteries for your camera / phone
Small snacks / energy bar for the hike
Personal toiletries, hand sanitizer
Your passport / ID.

 

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