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  1. DanNewBeginnings

    Sudan to Egypt on camel via the Sahara

    Hi everyone, I am planning a trip from Omdurman in Sudan up to Cairo via camel train and the Sahara Desert. I know this is a big undertaking, and I'm slowly making progress with my research. I was wondering if anyone else had attempted anything else like this. And can camels cross the border...
  2. My Overland Adventure

    Sudan Wadi Halfa, Egypt Abu Simbel, Qustul Border Crossing

    Sudan Wadi Halfa, Egypt Abu Simbel, Qustul Overland Border Crossing procedures. (Note if you have recently crossed this border and have some additional information on the costs & process etc. please help us to keep this post up to date and leave a comment with the details or post in our Overland...
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    Ethiopia, Metema / Gallabat, Sudan Border Crossing

    Gonder to Metema road In December 2015, there has been frequent fighting between local tribes along the road, at times this has led to the road being closed in both directions for up to a week or more, or the requirement to travel with military/police escorts. We went through on the first day...
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    Ethiopia Gonder to Metema Road / Sudan Border - Fighting

    Ethiopia Fighting on road towards Sudan Border Over the last few days, there has been fighting between tribes in the Chilga (Chelga) areas of Ethiopia on the main route to the Sudan border. This is a post from the EUFF “The fight has continued. All sorts of transportation from Gonder to Matema...
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    Visas in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia for Sudan and Egypt - Overland

    Visas in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia for Sudan and Egypt whilst travelling overland, transit & tourist visa Egypt Visa Requirements for a 30-day tourist visa Cost 690 Birr Two Photos Application form Receipt for money – One per person 3 working days Parking down the road on the left, GPS 9.04633...
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    Visas in Nairobi, Kenya for Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt - Overland

    Information on visas in Nairobi, Kenya for Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt if travelling overland Ethiopia The Embassy stated that they will not issue the visas in Kenya and you have to get them from your home country (*note if going south you can get them easily in Egypt). We sent our passports back...