Cairo: Whales Valley, Magic Lake & Sand Boards Fayoum
Cross the desert by 4WD vehicle
Visit the only waterfalls in Egypt
Swim in the magical Magic Lake in the middle of the desert
Visit the Wadi Al-Hitan (Whales Valley) - UNESCO World Heritage site
Surf the sand dunes
Stop at Tunis village and view its unique architecture
Cruise the sand dunes and desert of Egypt’s oldest city on a 12-hour 4WD safari tour of Fayoum. Surf the sand of the El Qsour sand dunes, and drive through the Rayan Valley to Magic Lake. Swim in the desert oasis before returning to Cairo.
Following a pick-up from your Cairo accommodation, you will drive along tarmac roads for a short while before you reach the desert. Continue to the El Qsour sand dunes, shaped by the desert storms. Here, surf on the fine grains of sand by sand board for an adrenaline kick.
Hike in the Whales Valley (also known as Wadi Hitan), with 40 million year old unique Whales bones.
Continue to Wadi el-Rayan (Rayan Valley), a natural valley now filled by water that has turned it into a huge manmade lake. Marvel at the only waterfalls in Egypt.
Travel on to Magic Lake, stranded in the middle of the desert behind the sand dunes. Here, you will enjoy lunch, and have some free time to swim. Drive back to Cairo, passing Lake Qaroun and the Fayoum Oasis en route.
• Private transportation by 4WD vehicle
• Sand boards
• Entry fees
• Bottled water
What's Not Included:
• Any service not mentioned in "what's included"
Good to Know:
• This tour is flexible and can be adjusted to your interests and requirements
• Please bring the following items with you: passport or ID, comfortable clothing, swim suit, hat, sun glasses, sun protection, a scarf, camera and/or video camera, wet wipes, toilet paper, snacks, and a spirit of adventure
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