El Shalatin Camel Market

El Shalatin Camel Market
El Shalatin is the last city on the Egyptian coast, 250 km south of Marsa Alam city, before the boarder with Sudan. It is know everywhere in Egypt for the Camel Maket, where daily, different contractors from Sudan and Egypt, discuss about buy and sell of those special animals.
We will have a visit to the market, where the tradition never changed, and it is possible to find many different goods in sell, and we will have a tour in the old part od the city, where you will feel like the time never passed.
The lunch will be served in a local restaurant, and for those who like, it will be possible to taste also the camel meet.
Coming back from El Shalatin, we will stop in the Qulaan Lagoon, the place of the Mangroves, for a little relax, and we will taste the typical tea with mint or coffee with ginger (Gabana), in front of the magnificent show of the nature, where the trees are growing in the sea.

The pickup time from your resort will be communicated the day before the trip.

At the booking, it is necessary a copy of your passport, for request per permissions necessary for travel.

Price per adult E. 75,00, kids from 5 to 12 years E. 40,00, free under 5 years
The price includes: 
  • transfers with private cars or minibus
  • all permissions
  • water
  • lunch in El Shalatin
  • entrance in the Qulaan Lagoon