Desert Cruise Travel is a tourism company specialized in organizing desert safari tours for over several decades, and operating in Egypt and Oman. The company was founded in Egypt in 2008 by Mohamed Marzouk who has been working in the guiding and organizing desert tours for major world travel agencies for over 35 years , as well as assisting and participating in organizing major desert rallies and events in Egypt.
Desert Cruise travel extend operations in Salalah -Oman in 2015, and currently operating desert tours starting from Salalah and Muscat. Desert cruise travel Oman is managing and operating Souly Ecolodge in Salalah that has 22 luxurious room facing the Indian Ocean constructed from natural materials, and it contains several facilities surrounding the Ecolodge.
Desert cruise travel mission is to provide high quality service for desert lovers and adventurers and their vision is to be a leader in desert safari , adventure and desert exploration activities in the Arab region “.
Our guides and drivers are highly qualified in navigating the desert, trained in first aid and are multilingual.
With our substantial knowledge in history, geology and astronomy you will feel safe and secure.
Our new 4X4s are equipped with GPS. We have super-luxury camping tents modernly equipped.
Our travels are fully insured, but it is the commitment of our professional and passionate team to provide you with quality service, and our attention to details that transforms a good holiday into an adventure of a lifetime.
He is an Egyptian Desert Ranger, with an extensive 40-year experience of conducting desert safaris, who paved the way for the Safari industry in Egypt since 1988.
He created the Route Book of the Paris-Dakar Rally 2003, which crossed through Egypt and ended in Sharm El Sheikh. He also helped to organize the Rally of the Pharaohs from its beginning. In 1993 SBS, the Australian TV station, made a documentary about him and his experience in the desert. “A nature-themed hotel,” says Marzouk “is the ideal way to add sustainability to the tourism industry’’.
He had also created similar nature-themed projects in Egypt near Lake Qarun. This principle of trying to be in harmony with nature is the guideline in all his projects. With Souly Ecolodge, he aspires to push forward the idea of more “Nature Hotels”.
“The desert teaches you how to be wise’’, he smiles.“I can’t wait to welcome you in Salalah!” Mohamed Marzouk: Founder and CEO of Souly Ecolodge and Desert Cruise Travel Egypt & Oman
Founder and CEO of Souly Ecolodge and Desert Cruise Travel Egypt & Oman