Things to see and do - Baharîya
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Baharîya : Michelin's recommendations
This "northern oasis" planted with date palms and fruit trees today attracts tourists for itshot springs and prestigious archaeological remains. After the discovery of a Greco-Roman necropolis which held several mummies (to be seen in the Museum of the Golden Mummies), an entire Old Kingdom city was exhumed from the sand in 2007. Bahariya is also the gateway to the Oasis Route.
Tourist attractions Baharîya : Things to see and do
The venue resembles a hangar but the museum houses 10 Greco-Roman mummies (including two children), which are among the most remarkable finds from the necropolis of Bahariya Oasis. Note the painted plaster faces, the stone sarcophagi and sculpted blo..