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Wadi El-Rayan

65 km southwest of Faiyum city | 80 km west of the Nile River, Al Fayyum, Egypt
+20 100 191 8549
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“sand boarding” (13 reviews)
“magic lake” (6 reviews)
“wadi el” (7 reviews)
LOCATION
65 km southwest of Faiyum city | 80 km west of the Nile River, Al Fayyum, Egypt
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+20 100 191 8549
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"sand boarding"
in 13 reviews
"magic lake"
in 6 reviews
"wadi el"
in 7 reviews
"horse riding"
in 4 reviews
"off road"
in 2 reviews
"nice walk"
in 2 reviews
"view is amazing"
in 2 reviews
"peace of mind"
in 2 reviews
"day trip"
in 3 reviews
"nice place"
in 2 reviews
"sand dunes"
in 2 reviews
"activities"
in 5 reviews
"lakes"
in 8 reviews
"whales"
in 6 reviews
"desert"
in 14 reviews
"area"
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"middle"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It's a beautiful place to visit because of the whale museum. We even got a little visit from a desert fox. Going over the sand dunes in a 4 by 4 is special. It is very difficult of you don't have a 4 by 4...More

Thank Mrs A A
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Reviewed May 14, 2018

We come from a very green, mountainous area, so it is probably unfair to judge the oasis with waterfalls that so enamor people from Cairo, including our guide! But, this is not much - 2 small falls from canals, lots of plastic bottles and other...More

Thank 886tinal
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Reviewed May 8, 2018

We checked in at Kom El Dikka Agri-Lodge and headed right away following the tour leader with our 4x4 and we had an amazing experience, i would call it an experience of a life time as i did off road in several countries but the...More

Thank Mexxx69
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Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

A nice place but could do with a serious clean up. Also something needs to be done about the stray dogs...

Thank Sherif M
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Reviewed March 25, 2018

the attractions in fayoum can all be done in one day..so book a 4by4 and enjoy the day. in one day we saw wadi rayan ..wadi hetan...qasr karun...magic lake and hawara mountain. i think u can go sand boarding too. ask ur guide.

1  Thank lamia a
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Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

The place is very nice and quite an experience, a real beauty of desert . I have enjoyed been there a lot and planning to back again with our amazing driver “Younis” from the lovely Tunis village .

Thank Ehab K
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Reviewed January 27, 2018

Great place to watch the waterfalls and do sand-boarding, riding horses and camels, and 4X4 dessert trip

Thank Ahmed G
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Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

This place is very relaxing. The waterfalls are not huge ( set ur expectations:)) yet the whole area is very unique, we took a boat there and it was amazing experience.

Thank rbadry27
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Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

It’s once in a lifetime visit maybe some pictures but not to wast lots of time there especially during weekends and vacation seasons. It’s safe and okay to visit enjoy some fresh air and deserts, but not to spend much time there.

Thank Ramy K
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Reviewed December 3, 2017

I have been with a group to "Qosoor Al Arab" area, part of Wadi El-Ryan protectorate and we spent an amazing night in camping in the desert and enjoying the dunes on the second day. I highly recommend this type of trip for adventure lovers,...More

Thank Peter E
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Anil G
April 14, 2018|
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Response from lamia a | Reviewed this property |
about april, it all depends on the weather. check the temperature. we went on a hot day but the weather was fine. we took a four-by-four car thru the hotel. it was clean safe and reliable
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