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Fayoum
Usually described as an oasis, Fayoum, main town in the oasis, is located 85 km south of Cairo, 75 km from Giza Pyramids and 105 km from Cairo Airport. Agricultural area to the south renowned for its rich and varied crops, it has as well ancient monuments. The beach resorts around Lake Qaroun are literally a breath of fresh air and attract more affluent visitors to the region.

A number of monasteries standing today are worth visiting such as the 12th century Deir Al-Adhra (Monastery of the Virgin) about 6 km outside Fayoum City, the beautiful 7th century Deir Malak Ghobrial (Monastery of the Angel Gabriel) which is located on the desert escapement above the cultivated lowlands, Deir Hammam built in the 6th or 8th century, and Deir Mari Girigis (Monastery of St. George). The locals are particularly proud of their water-wheels, first introduced by the Ptolemy and used now as the official symbol of Fayoum province. There are over 200 to see in the region. Besides the four large ones behind the tourist office, the most famous are the series of seven water wheels, about 3 km along Bahr Sinnuris.

Al Nabila Grand Bay - Makadi
is such a magical combination of stunning seaside views, luxurious comfort and a myriad of local and international dining,
exceptional diving opportunities and entertaining recreation choices that it offers its Guests a true taste of paradise.
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