|Camping are allowed only in few areas.
You can camp beside the pyramids,
in remote beaches or in deserts. However, it is a must to take
a permission, written if possible, from local authorities. That
would prevent any harassment from regular checks from adjacent military
Desert camping in Egypt are of the best in the world, but of course
you should be aware of requirments for such a venture.
Places ideal for camping:
in northern coast is ideal
N.B. Avoid camping in urban areas as you may look curious to
the locals who are not accustomed with such activity. Also beware
of camping in Upper Egypt because many runaways escape in the hills
surrounding the Nile valley and it might be dangerous.
- Western Oasis
- Northern Miditerrean coast
- Red Sea coast
- Deserts near Cairo and Giza.