A trip to discovery pristine and unexplored landscape. Going all over the desert market of Shalateen near the border between Egypt and Sudan. We'll show you the commerce of the camel and each kind of goods: local manufactured articles, fabrics and agricultural products. In this place negotiations are carried on as they were some centuries ago. This is a rare example of beauty and authenticity.
You will receive a voucher including all information you need including:
- Where do you have to call to confirm the booking
- The location of the meeting point
- How to receive pick up time
Print out the voucher and read the instructions carefully.
Region Suth of Red Sea.
Address or meeting point In the reception of each hotel.
Hours & minutes 11 hours.
kilometers From 200 km to 450km (depend of hotel situation).
Start or opening time From 04:00 a.m. to 07:00 a.m. (depend of hotel situation).
End or closing time From 05:00 p.m. to 07:00 p.m. (depend of hotel situation).
Maximum number 100 persons.
Minimum number 6 persons.
Is it possible to get there by public transport? No.
Guides & companions
Is it done with a guide, a driver and/or an instructor? Yes.
Which languages do guide/instructors speak? English.
Are audio guides or brochures available? if so, in which languages? Yes.
Are they trained in first aid? Yes.
Do you provide additional companions or personnel? No.
Is there a shop? How much time is spent on shopping? Yes.
Are any commercial stops made during the tour? Yes.
Content & Specialized items
Are additional items needed? Which ones are included? No.
List the specific clothing required T-shirt, short pants and walking shoes.
Is lunch/dinner included on this tour? Yes, lunch is included.
Is there a restaurant at the venue? Yes.
What is the seating capacity of each restaurant? 100 persons.
List the menu (include the cost of an alternative one) Meat, rise and salad.
Is bottled water and/or soft drinks included with the meals? Yes, one bottle of water and one soft drink are included.
Is coffee or tea included at the end of each meal? No.
Can special requests be accommodated? (vegetarian,...) Yes.
Are there smoking / non smoking areas? Yes.
Are toilets available? Yes.
May the client bring his/her own food? Is there a picnic area? No.
Is there a snack included? No.
If not included, is there any place to get a snack? Yes.
Are drinks included? No.
Is there any place to get a drink? Yes.
What is the fitness level required? Any.
Would people with limited mobility have accessibility problems? (to the vehicle, to the restaurant,...) Yes.
Is it feasible for wheelchair-confined persons? No.
How much walking is required? (km, meters) 4 km.
Is there any fee or limitation for photo/video camera usage? No.
Which currencies are accepted? EGP, GBP, USD and EUR.