Excursions and Activities

While staying at Byoum, you can enjoy year round moderate climate and multiple excursions and activities around Al Fayoum :

Wadi El-Hitan

Also known as the Valley of the whales, is a natural prehistoric reserve designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.


Tunis Village

A picturesque village known for being the arts center of Al Fayoum, specializing in handcrafts and literary works.


Al Fayoum watermills

The wooden watermills are used in Al Fayoum to irrigate the fields. There are a famous landmark in the Fayoum region.


Wadi El-Rayan

A natural depression in the western desert of Egypt, 42 meters below the sea level. It consists of two lakes connected by Egypt's only waterfall.


Ancient Egyptian Monuments

Ancient Egyptian monuments such as the Obelisk of Senouesrt, the Hawara Pyramid, Madinet Madi (City of the past) and Qasr Al Sagha Temple.


Greco-Roman Monuments

Greco-Roman monuments such as Kom Oshim (Karanis), Qasr Qaroun (Dianysias), Dimait al Siba.


Islamic Monuments

Islamic Monuments such as Qantara Al-Lahun, Qaitby Mosque, Sheikh Ali Al-Rubi Mosque and The Hanging Mosque.


Other activities around Qarun Lake

  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • 4x4 Desert Safaris
  • Parasailing
  • Sand Surfing
  • Pottery School
  • Felucca Ride

Please contact the hotel reception to book your excursions and activities.