Pick up from Cairo hotel. Start the trip to Wadi El-Hitan. Tour Fayoum city center, tour the dynamic waterwheels, tour Qaroon lake, tour Rayyan valley, camp in Wadi El-hitan site, and tour the valley of the whales AKA Wadi El-Hitan. Transfer you back to Cairo and drop you off at your hotel.
Day 1: After breakfast at your hotel. Egypt Eco tour guide will pick you up and start the trip to Fayoum oasis (approximately 1-hour drive). Visit Fayoum city center and the dynamic waterwheels. Continue our tours to lake Qaroon for the beautiful scenery of the lake, green fields, and the mountains. Have your tea and coffee by the lake while capturing some amazing photos. Continue our tours to El-Rayan valley to see the waterfalls and the two lakes. Lunch in the site of El-Rayan valley or by lake Qaroon before visiting El-Rayan valley. After lunch, proceed to the valley of the Whales for the very peaceful sunset view with the mountains and the open desert. Camp in the valley of the whales. Dinner is prepared by the Bedouin and then overnight at the camp.
Day 2: Breakfast at the camp around 7:30 am. Start our tour to the Whales track and display to see the whales fossils which are 40 million years old. The track tour takes around 2 hours. Continue our tours to the Whales museum to learn about the ancient whales and their evolution.
Start our trip back to Cairo. stop by Mudawara mountain for the open view of the two lakes and the open Sahara desert. Continue our trip to Cairo via Qaroon lake. Arrive at Cairo and then onto your hotel and drop you off.
- Entrance fees of the sites mentioned in the itinerary
- Private tour guiding
- Mineral bottled water during tours
- All Accommodation
- Local food/Lunch meals during tours, and other meals as in the itinerary
- WiFi onboard
- Gratuities/tipping kitty (recommended – optional)