A unique one day trip to El Fayoum Oasis, one of the most known oases in Egypt famous for it's mixed natural and historical beauty. Enjoy a visit to Karanis City, Qaroun Lake, Qasr Qaroun and Finally enjoy the beauty of Wadi Rayan.
Have you ever dreamed of a trip in one of the oases in Egypt for only one day? Join us to Fayoum Oasis. Egypt Travel representative will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo. From Cairo to Fayoum is about 95 km. Upon arrival in Fayoum, transfer to visit Karanis which is the ruin of an old city. That city contains a number of monuments, dating from the Roman, Coptic and Early Islamic. After that visit The Karanis which are said to be running since the Ptolemaic era. Then enjoy Lake Qaroun where you can see different kinds of birds. Qaroun Lake is considered the oldest natural lakes in the world, the third largest lake in Egypt and the rest of lake Old Moerisi. Lunch at a good quality local restaurant. After that transfer to Qasr Qaroun about 55 km North West of Fayoum City. It consists of the well-preserved temple and remains of the Graeco Roman City of Dinysios. Then onto Wadi El Rayan, designated a Protected Area in 1989, Wadi El Rayan is a natural depression located in the western desert, 42m below sea level. Wadi Rayan consists of two lakes connected by Egypt’s only waterfalls, formed in 1970 by an overflow of drainage water from the farmlands in Fayoum. After that transfer back to Cairo.
Pick up service from your hotel in Cairo and back.
All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle.
Entrance fees to the mentioned historical place.
English speaking guide.
Mineral water on board the vehicle during the tour.