Wadi El Rayan Protected Area In Fayoum

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Wadi El Rayan Protected Area in El Fayoum is one of most important protected area in Egypt, Wadi El Rayan, or Rayan valley in El Fayoum is located to the southern shore of Qarun lake, to its western end, You will enjoy the way to Wadi El Rayan
as it will be a wonderful scenery of Qaroun lake and the desert surrounding Fayoum oasis.
Wadi El Rayan is a home f 2 artificial lakes, which were formed in 1973 as a result of excess agrigultural drainage water from the Fayoum region, since then extensive red beds have formed around the lakes shoreline, The area ttracted different birds to live there or to stop in winter seasons during their immegration from Europe to warmer countries, Wadi El Rayan became a natural reserve.
During tours to El Fayoum oasis and Wadi El Rayan or Wadi Hitan ( The Whales valley ) You will see also the only waterfalls in all Egypt, but really Fayoum waterfalls in Wadi El Rayan is only few meters high.
Really there is no pubblic trasportation to the area of Wadi El Rayan, eyOU WILL FIND MANY eGYPTIAN VISITING IT IN WEEKENS, tHEY GO BY THEIR OWN CARS OR IN tours organized for groups,Tourists can easily arrive the area by booking tours to El Fayoum oasis from Cairo, Fayoum oasis is 1 hour from Cairo, but Wadi El Rayan is 2 hours from Cairo, You can make it in 1 day tour or You can stay  days in Fayoum city either in hotels or in camps.

Wadi El Rayan Protected Area In Fayoum