Day Tour to Fayoum Oasis and Wadi El Rayan Waterfalls

A partir de USD 60

Duration: 9 hours approx

Departs: Daily 7:30 am
Type: Full day Cairo tour
Highlights: A full day excursion to Fayoum one of the oldest cities in Egypt.


 

Fayoum is located 105 KM from Cairo. The center of the city is on the canal called Bahr Yussef, with the four waterwheels, that are adopted by the governorate of Fayoum as its national Symbol. After a morning pick-up, you will be driven with a guide by private air-conditioned van toward Fayoum, situated 65 miles (105 kilometers) southwest of Cairo. Upon arriving, visit Qaroon Lake, where you can see different kinds of birds. Qaroon Lake is considered the oldest natural lake in the world, and the third largest lake in Egypt. It is considered an interior lake that is not related to any sea or and rivers.

At the edge of the Oasis, there are many ruined temples at Karanis, the ancient city which was the old capital. Complete the tour by visiting the Fayoum Museum, which is famous for its Roman portrait and small statues, found by the excavations. Then continue on to Wadi El-Rayan, one of the best natural oases in Egypt. After taking in the beauty and landscape, you will be transferred back to your hotel in Cairo.

A partir de USD 60

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After a morning pick-up, you will be driven with a guide by private air-conditioned vehicle toward Fayoum, situated 65 miles (105 kilometers) southwest of Cairo. Upon arriving, visit Qaroon Lake, where you can see different kinds of birds. Qaroon Lake is considered the oldest natural lake in the world, and the third largest lake in Egypt. It is considered an interior lake that is not related to any sea or and rivers.

At the edge of the Oasis, there are many ruined temples at Karanis, the ancient city which was the old capital. Complete the tour by visiting the Fayoum Museum, which is famous for its Roman portrait and small statues, found by the excavations. Then continue on to Wadi El-Rayan, one of the best natural oases in Egypt. After taking in the beauty and landscape, you will be transferred back to your hotel in Cairo.

 

 

Sub Dot Tour Reservation

Tour should be booked preferably before commencement of your trip to Egypt or 24 hours before your intended day tour during your stay. It is better to select the language by which the tour will be conducted we provide multilingual Egyptologist tour guides.

Coaches are wheelchair accessible.

Pick up of the tour is from most centrally located hotels in Cairo or Giza and you are only required to indicated your hotel name in advance.

Reservation of the tour requires payment of approx 25% of tour cost upon confirmation this can be done online or with bank wire transfer. The remainder of tour cost should be settled upon arrival to Egypt either in cash or by credit card. During peak periods 50% of tour cost should be paid upon confirmation.

 

Points forts

Kom Oshim museum, Lake Qaroun, Wadi El Rayan, Water Wheels

Inclusions

✓Hotel Pick up and drop off

✓Entrance fees

✓Transfer by deluxe air-conditioned vehicle

✓Professional Egyptologist tour guide

✓All taxes and service charges

 

Exclusions

Tipping (recommended)

Insurance

Personal spending

Itinéraire

  1. Cairo
  2. Faiyum Governorate