Translated as the Valley of Camels, the Wadi Gemal is a huge area of land with coastal area that lies to the south of Marsa Alam. Inside this gigantic park, there are varied ecological habitats that nestle variety of animal and bird types including several endangered species. It spans a stretch of mangrove rich coast line and an extensive mountainous area inland which surround one of Egypt's largest desert wadis. You can also stay here for overnight if you wish to have a close rendezvous with its varied landscape. Historically speaking, this area is said to have well known to the pharaohs who based their great wealth on the treasure mined in these mountains.
Wadi Gemal Travel Tips
- Recommended to be visited during day time.
Wadi Gemal Hours
- The park is open to visitation from sunrise to sunset. Overnight stays require permission from Park Rangers.
How to Reach Wadi Gemal
- By rented car from city centre.
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52.13% of people who visit Marsa Alam include Wadi Gemal in their plan
95% of people start their Wadi Gemal visit around 11 AM
People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Wadi Gemal
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Wadi Gemal