Bahariya and Farafra: Egypt’s bizarre, desert landscape

Bahariya and Farafra: Egypt’s bizarre, desert landscape
Bahariya and Farafra: Egypt’s bizarre, desert landscape

The Bahariya and Farafra depressions have some of the rarest landscapes in Egypt, making one forget, for a moment, that the Pyramids are the country’s biggest attraction.

Bahariya and Farafra: Egypt’s bizarre, desert landscape View image of A different side of the Sahara (Credit: Credit: Juan Martinez)

Bahariya and Farafra: Egypt’s bizarre, desert landscape View image of Life in the middle of an arid climate (Credit: Credit: Juan Martinez)

Bahariya and Farafra: Egypt’s bizarre, desert landscape View image of Signs of a volcanic past (Credit: Credit: Juan Martinez)

Bahariya and Farafra: Egypt’s bizarre, desert landscape View image of Limestone boulders on a flat land (Credit: Credit: Juan Martinez)

Bahariya and Farafra: Egypt’s bizarre, desert landscape View image of A hill made out of crystals (Credit: Credit: Juan Martinez)

Bahariya and Farafra: Egypt’s bizarre, desert landscape View image of Shaped by the forces of nature (Credit: Credit: Juan Martinez)

Bahariya and Farafra: Egypt’s bizarre, desert landscape View image of An outdoor museum of contemporary art (Credit: Credit: Juan Martinez)

Bahariya and Farafra: Egypt’s bizarre, desert landscape View image of Familiar shapes during the night (Credit: Credit: Juan Martinez)

Bahariya and Farafra: Egypt’s bizarre, desert landscape View image of Sleeping under a million stars (Credit: Credit: Juan Martinez)

Bahariya and Farafra: Egypt’s bizarre, desert landscape View image of Alien scenery under the moonlight (Credit: Credit: Juan Martinez)