Top Places You Can See in Fayoum

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Experience the ultimate luxury and excitement with our exclusive tour, “Top Places You Can See in Fayoum.”
Immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty of Fayoum, a stunning oasis nestled 100 km southwest of Cairo.
Our expert Egyptologist will accompany you on this remarkable journey, sharing fascinating insights into the geology and history of the region.

During your tour of Fayoum, you will see a paradise of natural places and cultural treasures.
Firstly, Explore Wadi El Rayan in Fayoum, known for its salt lake, and see awe-inspiring places.
After that, Marvel at the splendor of Lake Qarun, the largest lake in Fayoum, renowned for its abundant birdlife and ancient ruins nearby.
Discover Tunis Village – where art, adventure, relaxation, and agriculture come together for a vibrant atmosphere and the World Pottery Festival.

Delve into the rich past of Fayoum as you venture to Karanis and see agricultural places with great history.
Admire the yellow limestone temple of Qasr Qarun, believed to date back to the Ptolemaic era.

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Explore Mudawara Mountain, a majestic site located near Wadi El Rayan Road, offering breathtaking views and a sense of serenity.
And make sure to visit Wadi El-Hitan in Fayoum to see fascinating early animal fossils.

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With Respect Egypt Tours, your comfort and satisfaction are our top priorities.
Enjoy the convenience of private air-conditioned transportation and relish a delicious traditional meal during the tour.
Our package covers entry fees, a professional Egyptologist guide, and all necessary services and taxes.

Embark on this extraordinary journey to the top places you can see in Fayoum.
Finally, Book your trip now, and let us create unforgettable memories together.


  • Fayoum
  • Wadi El Rayan
  • Qarun Lake
  • Tunis Village
  • Karanis
  • Qasr Qarun
  • Mudawara Mountain
  • Wadi El Hitan


  • Egyptologist Guide.
  • All Services and Taxes.
  • All transfers to and from your location are made.
  • Entry fees.
  • Lunch.
  • A bottle of water during the tour.
  • A private air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Tipping.
  • Tours optional.
  • Any personal items.
  • Drinks.



You will have the most beautiful Top Places You Can See in Fayoum. We'll take you from your Hotel by Air-conditioned vehicle and head to Fayoum with your Expert Egyptologist.

Wadi El Rayan
Wadi El Rayan is a protected area in Egypt overseen by the Ministry of Environmental Affairs. It was mentioned in Coptic sources as a salt lake.

Qarun Lake
The biggest lake in Fayoum is a prime spot for birdwatching and fishing. Additionally, there are numerous old ruins and temples situated in the vicinity of the lake.

Tunis Village
Art, adventure, relaxation, swimming, and agriculture all come together in Tunis Village in Fayoum. It's known for pottery and hosts a World Pottery festival. Great for nature recreation.

Respect Egypt Tours will help you explore the narrow streets, visit local shops and workshops, and enjoy a traditional meal at one of the local restaurants.

Karanis was an ancient agricultural town in the northeast corner of Faiyum. Its peak population was estimated to be 4000 people. Augustus restored productivity in the area by cleaning up canals and dikes.

Qasr Qarun
This temple is believed to be from the Ptolemaic era. It's made of yellow limestone and is mostly intact, but some parts have been restored and reinforced. No inscriptions exist to help date it more precisely.

Mudawara Mountain
Mudawara Mountain is near Wadi El Rayyan Road, south of Al Fayyum Lake, about 150 km from Cairo. You can park on the road or drive across the desert to reach it.

Wadi El-Hitan
The Wadi El-Hitan site has well-preserved fossils of early animals like sharks, crocodiles, turtles, and rays. The high concentration of fossils allows for a better understanding of the environment at that time, making it a Heritage site.

After that, we will return you to your Hotel in a modern A/C vehicle.

Meals: Lunch.


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Frequently asked questions

The best time of year to visit Fayoum is during the winter months, from November to February, when the weather is milder and more pleasant. During these months, temperatures are usually 15-25°C (59-77°F), making exploring the region's attractions and landscapes comfortable. However, the landscapes are usually more lush and green during these seasons, and there may be opportunities to see migratory birds and other wildlife.

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