Travel to Nubia, Nile Valley and Western Desert
Join our small group Sudan tour and embark on an adventurous journey. Venture out into most remote areas of Sudan to learn about the Nubian culture and visit ancient sites along the Nile River.
The Sudan tour starts out to the Western Desert reaching a mysterious fortress in the middle of the desert dated to the Napatean time (700-400 B.C.).
Explore ancient historical sites, nomadic tribal cultures, the vast Nubian Desert, and the timeless Nile River.
Visit significant archaeological sites such as the temple of Amun, Kerma civilization, Nuri Pyramids, the magnificent royal city of Meroe and the important Meroitic site Naga.
Additionally, the Sudan tour visits the small town of Karima located at the foot of Jebel Barkal. This landmark in the Nubian Desert is the site of El Kurru, ancient capital Napata.
Cruise along the Nile River exploring the small islands and sandy beaches.
In the centre of the Bayuda Desert we reach Atrun Crater, where nomads gather salt from the edge of a green colored pool.
Once we leave Khartoum, accommodations are mainly Italian operated “wild camps” (igloo tents, foam mattresses, gas lights, water basin for washing).
There may be 1 night at a new boutique hotel designed like a traditional Nubian house.
In each setting we are near local villages providing an opportunity to observe and interact with local people in an authentic setting.
Four Star Hotel in Khartoum. Once we leave Khartoum, accommodations are mainly Italian operated “wild camps.” (igloo tents, foam mattresses, gas lights, water basin for washing).
Explore the amazing Sudan!
SUDAN TOUR HIGHLIGHTS
- Explore an undiscovered region, with temple ruins, pyramids, camel caravans, and desert tribal cultures
- Visit Sudan’s pyramids and ancient city of Meroe
- Connect with local people in desert markets and small, isolated villages
- Enjoy fantastic diverse landscapes such as groves of dates, palms and guava, the Northern U-bend of the Nile and a vast desert of moving sands
Desert Nomads, Sudan Tour