Egypt - Siwa Oasis & the Western Desert (Chapter)
This is the Siwa Oasis & the Western Desert chapter from Lonely Planet’s Egypt guidebook.
Egypt’s Western Desert is a place of elemental beauty as alluring as it is forbidding, where massive sand dunes ripple and swell, sunsets sear the sky, and wind sculpts rock into surreal works of art.
- explore the geologic fantasyland of the White Desert
- soak up the tranquil vibes and unique culture of breathtaking Siwa Oasis
- dip into one of the numerous cool and hot natural springs that lie scattered around the oases
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Al-Kharga Oasis, Al-Kharga & around, Dakhla Oasis, Mut & around, Farafra Oasis, Qasr Al-Farafra, White Desert, Black Desert, Bahariya Oasis, Bawiti & around and Siwa Oasis.
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