Sinai Colored Canyon Safari Tour From Sharm El Sheikh & Desert Excursion By Jeep
Sinai has natural landscapes that tell a story about the history of the earth and the region. Layers of rock from highlight how the earths layout has changed and where there is land today may have been sea before. The Gulf of Aqaba is a rift valley where the tech tonic plates of Africa and Asia meet.
A famous and beautiful canyon displays thousands of years of history in the coloured layers of rock. Weathering by the wind has created some amazing rock formations. This is a popular place to visit as part of a day or longer safari as there are many other things to see in this part of Sinai. it does involve a 30 minute walk each way from the end of the road.
Let our 4WD vehicle take you across the desert sands to Sinai colored canyon. Hike among the rocky mountains enjoying the many colors reflecting from the oxidized surfaces in the sun. Take a jeep safari from Sharm el Sheikh for the 240 kilometer trip to the amazing colored canyon. Keep your eyes open for the local wildlife including Nubian Ibex, Red Foxes and Striped Hyenas. Hike through the different formations of the mountains with a multitude of colors reflecting in the sun. The colors are clear evidence of the oxidization of the rocky minerals millions of years ago. On the way back to Sharm el Sheikh, stop by the sea front restaurant at Nuweiba to have lunch, before continuing to Dahab for some shopping. Please note: Please note the hike requires a reasonable level of fitness. This tour is not recommended for large people or those suffering claustrophobia, as you will pass through narrow passages during the hike. This tour is not recommended for the elderly, those with heart conditions or other serious illnesses.
* Qualified multi lingual tour leader
* Expert Bedouin guide.
* Hotel pickup and drop off
* Transport by air conditioned vehicle
* Mineral water and juice onboard.
* Gratuities (recommended)
* Food and drinks unless specified
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