Fayoum oasis trip - 1 Day

Fayoum oasis trip

Fayoum is a very distinguished small city, one of the western desert oasis, Village-like oasis, which has a lot of ancient history since millions of years back in history when there was an ocean in the western desert of Egypt where desert is now, passing by ancient Egyptian different kingdoms, the Greek & Roman empire that left us some fancy remnants of small cities in Fayoum and ones of the best portraits known as “the faces of Fayoum” dates back to the first and the second centuries. Modern Egypt has given very nice spots in Fayoum, Tunis village is a man-made village to spread the art of making pottery, a yearly carnival celebrated by the inhabitants of the village named Tunis. The Valley of the whales is one of the other well-known heritage of the oasis of Fayoum where 2 skeletons of two ancient whales, the waterfalls of wady el rayan; the only remained water fall in Egypt resulted because of two different levels of lakes in the depression of Fayoum.

Modern city of Fayoum has got the very famous water wheels around the fields in the main city of Fayoum, and it has got a univercity too, it is famous for its dates, olives, olive oil and chicken too, they eat Koshari stuffed in bread and that’s the only place in Cairo where they do so. They are good looking people fair complexion, rounded faces look like the ancient portraits of Fayoum.

A full day trip Fayoum oasis trip from Cairo by an air conditioned van.

Overview

A full day to Fayoum oasis to enjoy the ancient skeletons of the whales of wadi Hitan and the old waterfalls of Wadi el rayan.

 

 

Tour includes:  

Egyptologist tour guide

transportation in an air conditioned van

Wifi facility on board.

Tours to mentioned sites.

Entrance fees.

transfer to/from Cairo hotel.

Lunch

Tour excludes:

Extra entrance fees

Beverages

Tips

Any optional tours.

Extra expenditure.

additional fee of 10$ if the transfer will be from (October city/Nasr city/Heliopolis/New Cairo hotels).

Children and infant Policy

0 – 5 years Free of Charge

6 – 11 years pay half price

12+ pay as an adult person

Day 1
Fayoum oasis / Wadi hitan / wadi rayan

<p>Our guide will pick you up from your hotel to enjoy Fayoum oasis tour. (approx 95km)</p><p>We start our tour to Wadi Hitan Protected Area (the Valley of the Whales), about 90 km from Fayoum. It is located in the Protected Area of Wadi El Rayan.</p><p>Where they found a 40 million year –old whale skeletons . then visit Mudawara Mountain. and Wadi Al Ryan Water Falls. Wadi El Rayan is a natural depression located in the western desert, Wadi Rayan consists of two lakes connected by Egypt’s only waterfalls of drainage water from the farmlands in Fayoum. then enjoy Medinet Madi (Ancient City Uncovered) dates back to the 3rd dynasty built by the king Amenemhet III and completed by Amenemhet IV. Late Lunch will be served at a local restaurant. Then transferred back to Cairo.</p>

Tour price per person

  • Single 380$
  • 2 person 245$
  • 3 person 200$
  • 4 person 185$

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Trip Facts

  • Lunch
  • From 1 pax
  • In an air conditioned van

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