Lake Moeris is an ancient lake in the northwest of the Faiyum Oasis, 80 km (50 mi) southwest of Cairo, Egypt. In prehistory, it was a freshwater lake, with an area estimated to vary between 1,270 km² (490 mi²) and 1,700 km² (656 mi²). It persists today as a smaller saltwater lake called Birket Qarun.
pyramids at Lahun
El Lahun is a village in Faiyum, Egypt. Associated with the Pyramid of Senusret II (Greek: Sesostris II), it is located near the modern village, and is often known by the same name. Also nearby is the pyramid itself, known as the Pyramid of Lahun.
pyramid at Meidum
the pyramid at Meidum 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 was continued by Sneferu. The architect was.