Meidum pyramid,Faiyum Oasis |Day Trip Path
- At 07:00 we will drive to Faiyum (south west of Cairo) for about 70 minutes, we will start our tour in Faiyum with Hawara Pyramid, it is one of the pyramids related to the Middle kingdom, King Amenemhat III, the pyramid was built from mudbricks and cased with limestone blocks.
- After Hawara we will visit the newly opened Lahun pyramid, it will be the first time to have the chance to visit the complicated design under the pyramid, Lahun pyramid dates back to the Middle Kingdom, King Senusret II.
- We will also visit Meidum pyramid which dates back to the Old Kingdom time of king Snefru or maybe king Huni. There is a chance to visit tomb 17 through a very tinny tunnel leads to the underground chamber which has a beautiful rose granite box.
- Meidum pyramid is thought to be just the second pyramid built after Djoser’s and may have been originally built for Huni, the last pharaoh of the Third Dynasty, and continued by Sneferu.
- Return to Cairo.