You will have your private tour guide who will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo. The 4WD journey from Cairo to Fayoum will take you to various fascinating sites. You'll get to see the Petrified Forest, which is an ancient forest turned to stone, the oldest known commercial road in human history, the vibrant Colorful Mountain, and Qasr Al-Sagha. After enjoying a delicious lunch, we'll visit the Qarun Lake, the largest natural lake in Egypt, which is known for its abundant fruits, vegetables, and migratory birds.
During the tour, you'll also have the opportunity to explore the Watermelon Valley, Dima Al-Sebaa (a former Greek and Roman city), and other remarkable sites that still bear traces of their ancient past. We'll make sure to include a visit to the Madinet Madi Ancient City, which was initiated by Amenemhet III and completed by Amenemhet IV. The Wadi El-Rayan Waterfalls will provide a serene and joyful experience with their beautiful sights and soothing sounds.
Our next stop will be the Kom Aushim Museum, followed by a visit to the Fayoum Museum, where you can find detailed maps of the entire city. The museum was established in 1974, and houses a diverse collection of artifacts from prehistoric to Roman times, offering a glimpse into the history and culture of Fayoum. At the end of the day, we will take you to your hotel in Fayoum, where you can relax and spend the night after an eventful and enriching day.