Wadi El Rayan, Al Fayyum
About Wadi El Rayan, Al Fayyum
Wadi El Rayan, Al Fayyum - Address
Address: Faiyum Governorate, Egypt
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Waterfront, Wildlife Sanctuary , Waterfall, Family And Kids, Lake, Bird Watching
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Wadi El Rayan is a unique site located in the middle of the desert. There are two huge man-made lakes here and the Egypt’s only majestic waterfall. This oasis has become a main tourist attraction near Cairo. Crowded by locals and tourists alike, it takes a couple of hours to reach here from Cairo. Some parts are dominated by sand dunes whereas other parts are covered with limestone ridges. This protected area is home to numerous birds and local wildlife. Paradise for birdwatchers, Wadi El Rayan should not be missed when visiting Egypt.
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How To reach Wadi El Rayan by Public Transport
- By taxi
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Nice place. I made a tour to see all the lakes near by. Worth to see. Watch out on sand dunes. You can brake your car. Be careful. Especially near first biggest lake on the north. Near to see a monastery of saint Macarios.
Near Cairo and offer unique natural view
Very good place we had great time, try to stay away from weekend as it is totally crowded If you reach during the weekday as we did, the place will be all yours
Beautiful lake area. Has dual waterfalls enjoyed by tourist and loyals. Saw numerous people camping in the area.
Beauty of nature