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