Day Trip to Wadi Al Rayan From Cairo

Travel to Fayoum Oasis, hour and half drive from Cairo. It was the main place of worship of the crocodile god. Book Cairo Trip to El Fayoum and explore Qaroon Lake, Karanis Temples and Wadi Al Rayan in a private guided tour from Cairo.

Day Trip to Wadi Al Rayan From Cairo Itinerary


Pick up from hotel in Cairo and travel for only 76 kilometers south of Cairo to oasis of Fayoum. It is an obvious example of the cleverness of the ancient Egyptian engineers, about 200 of the great waterwheels are located throughout the oasis with plams and mangos around. You will visit Qarun Lake; the third largest lake in Egypt  with 45 metres below sea level, gradually developped into a resort being an excellent site for water sports like wind surfing, fishing and bird shooting. Transfer to Qasr Qaroun about 55 km North West of Fayoum City to wander the well preserved temple & remains of Dinysios Graeco Roman City. Move onto Wadi Al Rian; a small valley consists of 2 man made lakes connected by Egypt's charming waterfall. Transfer back to your hotel in Cairo.

Tour Includes:

- Expert Egyptologist tourist guide

- Entrance fees where applicable

- Mineral water during trip

- Lunch meal during trip

- Cairo hotel pickup and drop off

- All trip transfers with modern van

- All trip taxes and service charges


Tour Excludes:

- Personal expenses

- Tipping kitty

El Fayoum Quick Facts:

- Fayoum Oasis is capital of modern Fayoum Governorate 100 KM southwest of Cairo.

- Fayoum dates back to 4000 BC, one of the oldest cities in Egypt and Middle East.

- El Fayoum name comes from the Coptic word lake or sea referring to Lake Moeris.

- El Fayoum was the centre of Sobek, the crocodile god, cult in the Pharaonic era.

- The main sights in El Fayoum are; Hawara, Lahun, Wadi Elrayan and Wadi Al Hitan.

- Wadi El Rayan is one of Fayoum's natural National Park extends for 1759 km2.

- Wadi El Rayan is 2 connected lakes by waterfalls, which is the largest in Egypt.

- Wadi El Rayan is famous for its rare collections of plants, animals and birds.

- Wadi Hitan is one of Fayoum's natural National Reserve 150 km southwest of Cairo.

- Wadi Hitan is home 15 species of desert plants, sand dunes and 15 types of mammals.

- Wadi Hitan is now regularly visited by day trippers from Cairo with 4WD.

- Wadi Hitan lies within Wadi Elrayan Reserve with management plan and administration.

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From $ 70.00