Overday at El Fayoum Oasis from cairo

  • Destination: Cairo, Egypt
  • Duration: 1 day

From Cairo, enjoy a unique visit to El Fayoum to explore Karanis , the hydraulic wheels , Hawara & Meidoum, back to Cairo.

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Overday at El Fayoum Oasis from cairo

Our tour guide and a/c van will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo or Giza. Road to El Fayoum about 95 km, which is the garden of Eden to Egypt.¬†Upon arrival in Fayoum, visit Karanis which is the ruin of an old town. This city contains a number of monuments, dating from the Roman, Coptic and Early Islamic Organization. Then discover the hydraulic wheels that are supposed to be running since the Ptolemaic era. Then, enjoy the Qaroun Lake where you can see different types of birds. Lake Qaroun is considered to be the oldest natural lake in the world, the third largest lake in Egypt. Next, Visits to the Pyramid of Hawara (19th century BC) is an archaeological site of ancient Egypt. Amenemhat III was the last powerful ruler of the 12th dynasty, and the pyramid he built in Hawara. Visit of the Pyramid of Meidoum, located at the entrance of Fayoum and is called “false pyramid” by the Arabs. Built for King Houni, the last ruler of the Third Dynasty to be enlarged and enlarged later by his son Snefrou.¬†Return to Cairo at the end of the tour.

Price per person

1 person 2-3 persons 4-6 persons
$ $
General Information:

– This itinerary is a PRIVATE TRIP, not joining Group. That mean you will have the Tour Guide and vehicle only for you.
– Price is an estimate quoted in US Dollars per person per trip.


Itinerary INCLUDING the following:
    – Pick up services from hotel in Cairo & return
    – Transportation in private air-conditioned minibus with driver
    – Private English-Speaking Tour guide
    – Main Entrance Fees of Site
    – All taxes & service charge
Itinerary EXCLUDING the following:
    – Travel insurance
    – Optional and extra activities
    – Any meals not mentioned in program, drinks and any personal spend
    – Tips are not compulsory and are left at your own appreciation

NB: The itinerary may change in sequence according to local requirements but all visits will be done. Marvelous Egypt Travel is not liable for these changes.