Full-Day Fayoum Oasis and Waterfalls of Wadi El-Rayan Tour from Cairo
On this 8-hour private tour to Al-Fayoum Oasis from Cairo, you'll see Lake Qarun, visit the Fayoum Museum, and stop by one of the top natural sights in Egypt, Wadi El-Rayan. One of the oldest cities in Egypt, Fayoum is a paradise for photographers, bird-watchers, desert dwellers, archaeologists, or anyone looking to enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of Cairo. Enjoy a more personalized experience with a private guide.Itinerary
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Fayoum Oasis, Al Fayyum Egypt
After hotel pickup in Cairo or Giza by private air-conditioned vehicle, your day trip starts with the drive to Al-Fayoum Oasis, situated 65 miles (105 km) southwest of Cairo.
Visit the third-largest lake in Egypt, Birket Qarun, about 49 miles (80 km) southwest of Cairo, and keep a lookout for the many different species of birds who inhabit this saltwater lake.
Lunch is included at a local restaurant.Stop At:
Wadi El-Rayan, 65 km southwest of Faiyum city 80 km west of the Nile River, Al Fayyum Egypt
Then visit Wadi El Rayan which are man-made waterfalls created by agricultural excess waters in the middle of the desert. (in Case Wadi Rayan waterfalls are closed due to any circumstances a visit to Fayoum water wheels will be done instead). Take a ride on a traditional wooden sailing boat known as a felucca, and go for a walk to snap photos.
Duration: 2 hours
"Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking"
"In case of the closure of Waterfalls of Wadi El Rayan due to any circumstances an alternative visit to Fayoum Waterwheels or Ain El Selein will be offered"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Infants must sit on laps"
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travelers"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
Duration: 8 Hours
Traveler pickup is offered
Centrally located Cairo and Giza hotels
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.