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Hurghada: Desert Star-Watching Adventure by Jeep

Product ID: 354016
Enjoy a 4-hour trip to enjoy the sunset, and take a Jeep safari through the Egyptian desert. Following a candle-lit dinner, travel out to an observatory to view and learn about the stars and planets.
About this activity
Duration: 4 hours
Skip the line through a separate entrance
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live tour guide
Spanish, Danish, Dutch, English, German, Italian, Russian
Booklets
English

Pickup included

Your Hurghada accommodation.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Travel between the stars, planets, and the Galaxy with a professional astronomy guide
  • Enjoy a wonderful Jeep safari adventure in the Egyptian desert
  • Experience stargazing through a professional telescope
  • Savor a romantic candle-lit BBQ dinner
Full description
You'll begin by traveling from your hotel by jeep to the tour starting point. Once there, you will venture for 26 kilometers into the picturesque desert of Hurghada. You'll drive through the sunset observation area until you reach a Bedouin camp, and once at your Bedouin tent you will begin a camel riding session for 15 minutes.

Following that, receive a cool and refreshing welcome drink as well as a herbal Bedouin tea. You will then travel with your guide to experience traditional Bedouin life, after which you will enjoy a Bedouin buffet dinner with romantic candles.

After dinner, relish the tranquility of the desert whilst watching millions of stars in a calm atmosphere away from the noise of the city. Your guide will then take you on a trip to the edge of the universe to enjoy the vision of the distant milky way represented through the stars. You will have then the opportunity to see some of the planets, and will also learn exciting information about space and star science. Once you are done admiring the stars, you will be driven back to your hotel by Jeep.
Includes
  • Pickup and drop-off from your hotel
  • Candle-lit dinner
  • Camel ride
  • Traditional tea
  • Telescope
  • Jeep safari adventure
  • Professional astronomy guide
  • Complimentary rescheduling if you're late or your plans change
Customer reviews
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The tour was great. I just booked 2 hours before pick up but the contact via WhatsApp was prompt. The best thing was that our group (7 guys) was always without other tourists as Mahammad planned the tour anticyclic to other tours. Riding through the desert and star gazing was a new experience and amazing. I can absolutely recommend this tour.

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March 7, 2020

After a call through the desert, we came to the Bedouins. We got tea, then a camel ride. Back in camp, we got info on stargazing. BBQ was served as a buffet so you could choose what to eat. There was nothing missing, it was fine low for us. As darkness fell, we went to the telescope and saw stars and the moon. Our guide told us about the stars, how far they were and the constellations. A trip I can easily recommend, for those who are interested in stars, just not for those with bad backs or walking difficulties. A good experience, away from hotels and city.

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March 5, 2020

A great experience. Bedouin life and stargazing. The trip to the desert was really worth it!

February 27, 2020

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Egyptra Travel Services

Product ID: 354016