Egypt Countryside Trip
Experience the beauty of the Egyptian countryside during our Cairo Day Tours, and engage with the local community.
By visiting the homes of the locals, trying their organic cuisine, participating in their weddings and funerals, navigating between farms on a donkey or bicycle, farming, taking cooking lessons, walking, and running, you will gain insight into their daily lives. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to engage in activities such as reading, writing, and listening to Arabic music, all of which will be enjoyable.
Egypt Countryside Tours
Join us for our unique Cairo tours and excursions to experience the true Egyptian way of life, where local mint tea and water pipes (hookahs) are essential.
Enjoy your time exploring Egypt's countryside and discovering its cultural and traditional cuisine with one of Egypt's Luxury Tour Packages, all while relishing the top-notch services provided during your tour.
To start your tour of the Egyptian countryside in Dahshur and El Monofia, your licensed tour guide from Cairo Top Tours will meet you at your hotel. As the Egypt Countryside Tour begins, you will be served a light breakfast along with a delicious cup of mint charcoal tea. During the tour, you will have the opportunity to meet and interact with the locals, gain insight into the industries and farming methods, and even participate if you desire. Additionally, a delicious lunch will be provided where you can assist with the meal preparation and enjoy mint tea, juice, cookies, or cane.
Our guide, who is a professional, will join you and your new Egyptian friends from the village for a stroll along the man-made canals used for irrigation and distribution of Nile water through their land, which they inherited from the ancient Egyptians. You will also visit the cheese factory and the barnyard, where they raise a variety of native farm animals such as water buffaloes, camels, goats, sheep, and chickens. Then, you can choose to ride a donkey or swing in a tree. Finally, you can relax in the charming garden while enjoying a sunset in the countryside. The tour will end with a return to your hotel in Cairo.
For those interested in exploring the daily lives and occupations of a typical Egyptian city, this tour in Cairo is one-of-a-kind. Your personal guide will strive to show you the most fascinating and distinct locations, as well as introduce you to the delightful people of the countryside. They will assist you in translating any communication with the locals and ensure that you capture unforgettable memories in the most popular spots of the tour to the Egyptian village.
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You can immerse yourself in the countryside, stroll through lush green farms, indulge in refreshing mint tea with friendly locals, observe and acquire new recipes, or even explore the beautiful natural surroundings by cycling.
Exploring rural Egypt offers a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the country's rich culture and natural beauty. Here are some of the best places to visit in rural Egypt to enjoy both local nature and culture:
Siwa Oasis: Located in the Western Desert, Siwa Oasis is known for its stunning landscapes, including lush palm groves and freshwater springs. The local Berber culture is unique, and you can visit historic sites like the Shali Fortress and the Oracle Temple of Amun. Don't miss out on experiencing the therapeutic properties of Siwa's salt lakes.
Aswan: Aswan, while not entirely rural, offers a slower pace of life compared to major cities like Cairo. You can explore Nubian villages along the Nile, visit the Nubian Museum, and take a felucca (sailboat) ride to experience the serene beauty of the river.
Luxor's West Bank: On the west bank of the Nile in Luxor, you'll find a wealth of archaeological sites and local villages. Explore the Valley of the Kings, the Valley of the Queens, and the Deir el-Medina village, where the workers who built the tombs lived.
Fayoum Oasis: Located southwest of Cairo, Fayoum is an oasis known for its fertile farmland, desert landscapes, and the stunning Lake Qarun. You can visit the ancient city of Karanis, the ruins of the Hawara Pyramid, and explore the unique local culture.
Bahariya Oasis: Another oasis in Egypt's Western Desert, Bahariya offers opportunities for desert adventures like sandboarding and jeep safaris. You can also visit the Black Desert, Crystal Mountain, and the Temple of Alexander the Great.
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