Day trip to Wadi Al Hitan and Fayoum Oasis from Cairo

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We offer a unique Day trip to Wadi Al Hitan and Fayoum Oasis from Cairo , Discover  ‘ Wadi Al Hitan ’ The site today is a Protected area and a Natural Heritage Site added in 2005 by UNESCO as a world heritage site, discover this amazing place with 4*4 car 


 

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► 07:00

► pick up time from hotel in Cairo


►Pick up from Cairo airport transferred by air-conditioned Car to  Tunis village in El Fayoum Oasis in the Western Desert
Driving distance: 126 km.
Duration: 1 hour 52 mins.

►10:00

Visit wadi Al Hitan by Toyota land cruiser 4x4

Start your adventure by Toyota land cruiser 4x4  to  Wadi Al Hitan  
From: Tunis village in Fayoum, Egypt.
To: Wadi Al-Hitan (Whale Valley), Egypt.
Driving distance: 69.2 km.
Duration: 1 hour 37 mins
 Wadi Al Hitan  ’ is a Protected area and a Natural Heritage Site added in 2005 by UNESCO as a world heritage site, WADI EL-HITAN is also known for scientists in the Zeuglodon Valley, have been discovered in 1936, it is located 35 KM west of the Wadi El-Ryan, right deep into the desert western desert, is It is an area of fossils; considered as an open museum, dates back to 45 million years and contains petrified primitive whales skeletons, shark teeth, shells and roots of Mangroves preserved in soft rocks. Everywhere you go here you find petrified sea shell and corals, Visit the  Fossil & Climate Change Museum 
 The museum hosts a variety of whale fossils, and skeletons that are displayed outdoors, as for the museum it has a variety of fossils, skeletons, fossilized mangroves, and ancient seashells exhibited indoors in glass boxes, Enjoy your lunch

► 14:00

Lunch time

►Lunchtime in Wadi el Hitan rest house, You can advise which meal you like and we arrange it

► 15:00

► Drive back to Tunis village by

Drive to The Magic lake and Gebel Al-Mudawara
► The Magic lake:
One of the most beautiful lakes in Egypt, overlooking sand dunes, is the Magic lake. Around the lake gives you the chance to witness one of the most eye-catching sunsets you will ever see.
Magic Lake is a beautiful lake located in Wadi El Rayan in Fayoum. It was named the Magic lake as it changes its colors several times a day depending on the time of year and the amount of sunlight it receives.
It is an amazingly beautiful place surrounded by desert. People spend their time hiking & sand-boarding beside Magic Lake or even swimming in the lake itself.
The lake contains minerals that are said to help treat patients with rheumatism.
It is an amazingly beautiful place surrounded by desert. People spend their time hiking & sand-boarding beside Magic Lake or even swimming in the lake itself.
► Gebel Al Mudawara
Seven Kilometres south of the waterfall, Along the left eastern side of the road, Is a picturesque Area known as  Al Mudawara, The Lookout, There are three  Mountain along the lakeshore, it is  a favorite Picnic Area
► Wadi El Rayan
Wadi El Rayan is a depression 42 Meters below sea level and covers 673 K.m.In 1966 this depression became water reservoir when it was connected with Qarun Lake by underground Pipe
Tea time by sunset

► 18:00


Back to Cairo

Drive back to Tunis village then drive back to  Cairo . Arrival Cairo 19:00

 

Highlights

  • ►  Visit Wadi El Hitan-Valley of the whales
  • ►Enjoy a 4 x4 Safari trip
  • ►Visit the museum Wadi El Hitan
  • ►Wadi El Riyan National Park
  • ►Magic Lake

► Inclusions:

  • ►Pick up and drop off services from Cairo
  • ►Transportation by Private  air-conditioned vehicle between Cairo
  • ►Mineral water and soft drinks
  • ►Transportation by private jeep 4x4 to Wadi Hitan (Valley of whales)
  • ►English speaking tour guide throughout the Safari trip
  • ►Lunch meals during the SAFARI tour in Egypt western desert

►Exclusions:

  • ►Tipping
  • ►Entrance fees to Wadi Al Hitan( 10 $ per person)
  • ►Entrance fees of the Climate change museum( 10 $ per person)
  • ►Entrance fees of Wadi el Rayan National Park ( 5 $ per person)

►Please remember to bring:

  • ►Passports
  • ►Hat
  • ►Sunglasses
  • ►Sun Cream
  • ►Tissue

Type

  • ► Private 

► Cancellation Policy 

  • ►  Cancel up to 1 day in advance for a full refund
Know Before You go 
  • ►  Ask for your breakfast box before the early deparure .The hotel arranges it for you for free.

Route

  1. Cairo
  2. Faiyum