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Group Tour: Fayoum Oasis Attractions

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Highlights

  • Although it is largely kept out of the touristic map of Egypt, the region of the Fayoum Oasis has some remarkably interesting historical sites that are quite worth a visit.
  • This is besides a long rich history that goes back to the Middle Kingdom period in the ancient Egyptian history.
  • The Pyramids of Hawara and Meidum are quite impressive and have very interesting stories behind their construction!
  • Spend a day full of excitement in the Fayoum with all these wonderful monuments and get taste of the Egyptian countryside as well!

Included

  • Transportation in A/C new model comfortable car
  • Professional guiding in your preferred language if you are more than 6 people in one group, otherwise English speaking guide will attend.
  • Entrance fees for all attractions mentioned in the itinerary
  • All taxes and service charges

Excluded

  • Personal expenses like food, drinks, etc....
  • Tipping to guide and driver
  • Travel insurance
  • Anything not mention in the inclusions* Personal expenses like food, drinks, etc....
  • Tipping to guide and driver
  • Travel insurance
  • Anything not mention in the inclusions

Please Note

  • This is a group tour where you will share some facilities like car & guide with other fellows travelers & available only on dates shown on the tour calendar.
  • If you like to do this tour on different date please use the private tour option which can be found under Egypt Day Tours --> Cairo
  • You are entitled to an exclusive private tour with your prefered language guiding if you are a group of 6 or more & that can be booked under Egypt Day Tours --> Cairo

Hotel Pickup

* Our Meeting Point is exactly in front of Ramses Hilton Hotel 115 CORNISH El Nile, Catiro. 12344. Please make sure to be at our meeting point at least 15 minutes before departure time

Itinerary

• We will begin our tour by traveling to Fayoum, being only around 100 kilometers to the South West of Cairo, the region has a lot to offer to tourists including historical monuments, amazing natural scenery, natural protected areas, and the only real waterfall in Egypt.

• We will start our tour in the Fayoum by visiting Pyramid of Hawara; constructed by King Amenmhat III who ruled during the reign of the 12th dynasty in the 19th century BC, it is one of the remarkable pyramids constructed outside Cairo.

• Our next visit of the day will be to Meidum Pyramid, constructed by King Senfru, the father of Cheops and the founder of the 4th dynasty in the Old Kingdom in the middle of the 25th century BC, as his first attempt to build a proper pyramid in Egypt; before the pyramid collapsed causing the death of hundreds of workers and deserted until today.

• By the end of the tour, guests will be transported back to our meeting point in Cairo


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