Enjoy your time making wonderful memories by experiencing the marvelous scenery, waterwheels, lake, waterfalls and lunch at a local Restaurant in El Fayoum on your day tour from Cairo.
What to Expect
You will be met by your tour guide at 07:00 who will accompany you from your hotel in Cairo to begin your wonderful day tour to Fayoum Oasis. Located 95 km from Cairo, you will visit the ruins of the old city. This city contains a number of monuments, dating from the Roman, Coptic and Early Islamic times.
Next up, visit the Water Wheels which have been running since the Ptolemaic era. After this you can enjoy Lake Qaroun which is considered to be one of the oldest natural lakes in the world, the third largest lake in Egypt, and what is left of lake Old Moerisi. You will have your lunch at a local restaurant in El Fayoum.
After lunch you will be accompanied to Qaroun palace about 55 km North West of Fayoum City. Your last stop will be at the peaceful Wadi El Rayan waterfalls, a natural depression located in the western desert, 42m below sea level. Which consists of two lakes formed in 1970 by an overflow of drainage water from the farmlands in Fayoum. At the end of your day tour you will be accompanied back to your hotel in Cairo.
- All transfers by private A/C vehicle
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off
- Private English-speaking Egyptology guide
- Entrance fees to mentioned sites
- Lunch at a local restaurant in EL Fayoum
- A bottle of water during your trip
- All tax and service charges
What's Not Included
- Personal expenses
- Optional activities