Lake Zeitun

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Lake Zeitun is a small freshwater lake located in Egypt. It is situated in the Western Desert, near the oasis town of Bahariya. Lake Zeitun is known for its clear, blue water and its distinctive ecosystem. The lake is recognized as an important source of water for agriculture and provides a habitat for a variety of fish species, birds, and other wildlife.

The lake is a renowned destination for tourists and wildlife enthusiasts who come to see its unique ecosystem and enjoy its scenic beauty. It is also a popular recreational area for fishing, boating, and swimming.

How to explore Lake Zeitun?

  • Lake Zeitun is known for its abundant fish species, including carp, catfish, and bass. It makes up for a popular destination for fishing enthusiasts.
  • Rent a boat and enjoy a relaxing day on the lake, taking in the breathtaking views of the surrounding landscape.
  • Lake Zeitun is home to a wide variety of bird species, including migratory birds like swans, geese, and ducks. It is a great destination for bird-watching. Bring your kids along to fascinate them more.
  • Bring a picnic and enjoy a peaceful day by the lake, surrounded by nature and fresh air.
  • The area around Lake Zeitun is filled with hiking trails, perfect for exploring the beautiful countryside and discovering hidden gems.
  • With its stunning landscapes and clear waters, Lake Zeitun is a popular destination for photographers looking for unique photo opportunities.
  • There are several camping sites near the lake, where you can set up a campsite on the lake's shore and enjoy a peaceful night surrounded by nature.
  • Take advantage of the lake's calm waters and enjoy activities such as swimming, paddleboarding, or kayaking.
  • Lake Zeitun is surrounded by local villages and farms, making it a great place to try traditional Syrian cuisine and sample local products.
  • imageDuration Required
    4 hours

Address of Lake Zeitun

Siwa, Matrouh Governorate 5011702, Egypt

Opening & Closing time of Lake Zeitun

  • Monday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Tuesday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Wednesday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Thursday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Friday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Saturday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Sunday
    Open 24 Hours

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