Fayoum Oasis Tours / Over day Fayoum

1 Day

Overview

Fayoum Oasis can be considered a depression located 100 kilometers southwest of Cairo. Fayoum is an ancient Egyptian city and was the most important center of the Cult of the Crocodile god, called Sobek. Your trip will start early in the morning at 7:00 A.M., taking around an hour to reach Fayoum City. You can begin your day by visiting Wadi Hitan, famous for its hundreds of fossils of the earliest forms of whales. Wadi Hitan was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in July 2005, showcasing fossils of other early animals such as sharks, crocodiles, sawfish, and turtles. Enjoy the safari around Wadi Hitan and then proceed to visit Wadi al Rayan, a separate depression considered a beautiful man-made wildlife area. A most delightful landscape for nature lovers of waterfalls, oases, wildlife, and color awaits visitors in Wadi Rayan and Fayoum Oasis. Enjoy a traditional local lunch there. Later, continue to visit the Lake of Fayoum. The lake is considered one of the most important ancient natural lakes and is the remaining part of the ancient Moeris Lake. It comprises 1,155 km2, with a depth of five meters in the east and thirteen meters in the west. You can practice water sports, fishing, and bird watching. The best period for fishing is from July to September. By the end of the day, you will return to your hotel.

Included/Exclude

What's Included?

  • Transportation in an A/C car.
  • An Egyptologist tour guide Speaking the preferred language.
  • All the entrance of the above mentioned sightseeings.
  • Lunch at a local restaurant.
  • Water,soft drinks,hot drinks (coffee,tea,nescafe,etc..) during the tour.
  • Snacks during the tour.

What's Not Included?

  • Beverages at The restaurant.
  • Personal expenses.
  • Tipping & gratitude.

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Fayoum Oasis Tours / Over day Fayoum
From $200
/ Adult