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Places to stay in Fayoum

Fayoum has a variety of lodges and hotels, we decided to provide for our visitors with an easy guide to most of these hotels, to help you decide where  to stay in Fayoum Oasis.  EGP for Egyptian Pound and USD for United states Dollar.  Prices are subject to be changed without prior notice, kindly check with the hotel for Rates and further information.

Firstly, Qaroun Lake  area



Website: link

Email: [email protected]

Tel: (+20) 84-698-1200 / (+20) 84-698-1200

Fax: (+20) 84-698-1300

Location on map: link


Rome type Egyptians / EGP Foreigners / USD
Single 550 Garden

650 Lake

Double 650 Garden

750 Lake View

Triple 750



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Things to do for free in Fayoum Oasis

 [8] Things to do for Free in Fayoum Oasis 


1- Bird Watching


Fayoum is a habitat for resident and migratory birds, especially in winter. About 162 species of migratory and resident birds were listed including:  flamingos, herons, ibis, spoonbills, skylarks, hoopoes, bee eaters…etc. Season one starts in mid September through the end of April with its peak being from mid December to the end of March. Season two starts in mid April through the end of August. The best time for watching is one hour before sunrise or directly before sunset.

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AL Nazla Village

Nazla Village 


Located on a branch of Bahr el-Youssef and runs through a deep clay bed In the western part of Fayoum. The river clay is used for a local handmade pottery , for many, it’s a pottery paradise. Potters of Nazla use a very particular technique to make a spherical pot based on combination of wheel-thrown and hammer-and-anvil. Work is carried out according to very old and traditional methods of producing pottery that have not changed much since Pharaonic times.

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