Valley of the Whales (Wadi Al-Hitan), Giza

World heritage site · Ruin · Hidden Gem · Historic Site
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  • Usually, I don't prefer to visit a place twice but this place I visited twice and I don't mind visiting it again and again. I camped there to enjoy the desert, nature and the stargazing. A must-see...  more »
  • This site contains a fabulous, modern museum that reflects some of the best practices related to displays and explanations. Explanations are written in Arabic and English. The bathroom area is...  more »
  • ElFayoum is a small village like place .. nothing to do except Wadi El Hitan (Whales valley) .. you take a 4x4 car with a driver who drives through the desert a long way .. the whole trip took around....  more »
  • Perfect place to visit Very organized The museum is informative A video is available when you enter to let you know more about the place In museum, some interactive spots for kids are available but some of them are not working The best part is the dinosaur skeleton Try to take a copy of the museum guide book,, it’s very helpful The outdoor section is a little bit tiring , we were not able to explore all of if
  • Unique place in the world 🌎 and best time to go in winter because the weather is ideal πŸ‘ŒπŸ»πŸ‘ŒπŸ»
  • Once of the rarest places that you can watch the stats from besides the skilitones of the ancient wheals that displayed in a Very unique museum
  • A great place to see. Incredible nature and unbelievable job was done.
  • The place was incredible πŸ’œβ€πŸ’™

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