Day Tour to El Fayoum Oasis and Wadi al Rayan

Al Fayyum, Egypt

Select Date and Travelers

Number of travelers
Loading available options...

8 hours (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
Offered in: English and 5 more


Escape the bustle of the city and discover a range of scenic attractions on this relaxing, Egyptologist-led day trip from Cairo. Head to the ancient desert town of El Fayoum by air-conditioned minivan. Other sights include the mudbrick ruins of temple-filled Karanis, founded in the 3rd century BC, and stunning Qarun Lake, which you’ll visit by boat. Tours include a tasty lunch and hotel transfers.
  • A full-day tour of El Fayoum, Karanis, and Qarun Lake from Cairo
  • Get a first-hand peek at Wadi El Rian waterfalls and other natural attractions by boat cruise
  • Spot regional birdlife, and get a chance to visit two ancient Greco-Roman temples
  • Explore the millennia-old city believed to be the oldest in Egypt, home of Sobek the crocodile god

Inclusions & Exclusions


  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Bottled water
  • Snacks
  • Qualified Egyptologist guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan


  • Gratuities
Read More

Departure & Return

Departure Point

Read More

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Read More

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Read More


Book online or call
(888) 651-9785
(888) 651-9785
Product code: 66475P37

Explore Similar Things to Do