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Tour to Fayoum Oasis and Wadi el Rian from Cairo

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Stop At: Wadi El-Rayan, 65 km southwest of Faiyum city 80 km west of the Nile River, Al Fayyum Egypt

Have you ever dreamed of a trip in one of the oases in Egypt for only one day? Join us to Fayoum Oasis. Ancient Egypt Tours 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 Water Wheels 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 kasr 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 Rian, 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.

Duration: 8 hours
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Pick-up and drop-off at centrally located Cairo and Giza hotels and cairo international airport
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Duration
10h
Inclusions
  • Pick up services from your hotel / air port & return.
  • Assistance of our guest relations during your stay
  • Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites
  • Private Egyptologist guide
  • All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Bottled water during your trip.
  • Lunch meal at local restaurant in EL Fayoum.
  • All taxes & service charge.
  • Entry/Admission - Wadi El-Rayan
Exclusions
  • Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Tipping Kitty.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 8 hours of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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  • Duration: 10h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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