10 days in Egypt Itinerary

10 days in Egypt Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Luxor
— 1 night
2
Dahab
— 1 night
3
Sharm El Sheikh
— 4 nights
4
Cairo
— 2 nights

1
night
Luxor

Luxor ©
A monumental number of archaeological relics from ancient Egypt remain evident in Luxor, the former capital of the New Kingdom.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): buy something for everyone on your list at Habiba Gallery and then delve into the distant past at Temple of Karnak.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Luxor tour itinerary planner.

Seattle, USA to Luxor is an approximately 21-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 10 hours. Traveling from Seattle in August, expect nights in Luxor to be somewhat warmer, around °F, while days are warmer, around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Dahab.

Things to do in Luxor

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Temple of Karnak ©
Temple of Karnak
Luxor Temple ©
Luxor Temple
Habiba Gallery ©
Habiba Gallery

1
night
Dahab

Formerly a remote Bedouin village, Dahab now enjoys the status of a resort town and scuba diving heaven.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Dahab online itinerary builder.

Getting from Luxor to Dahab by flight takes about 8 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. While traveling from Luxor, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Dahab, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can drive to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Dahab

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Scuba & Snorkeling

4
nights
Sharm El Sheikh

An enviable location on the southern end of the Sinai Peninsula and year-round warm weather boost tourism in Sharm El Sheikh and make it one of Egypt's premier travel destinations.
Relax by the water at Na'ama Bay and Shark's Bay Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Scuba & Snorkeling and The Stable. There's more to do: buy something for everyone on your list at SOHO Square and tour the pleasant surroundings at Ras Um Sid.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Sharm El Sheikh day trip app.

Traveling by car from Dahab to Sharm El Sheikh takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

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Na'ama Bay ©
Na'ama Bay
SOHO Square ©
SOHO Square

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nights
Cairo

Cairo ©
More than 20 million people call Cairo their home and, as soon as you set foot in the sprawling metropolis, it's evident they make it crowded and chaotic, but also exuberant and charming.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): pause for some photo ops at Great Sphinx, steep yourself in history at Khafre's Pyramid, and then examine the collection at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities. On the next day, explore the ancient world of Pyramids of Giza and then admire the landmark architecture of Hanging Church (El Muallaqa, Sitt Mariam, St Mary).

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Traveling by flight from Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Cairo when traveling from Sharm El Sheikh in September, with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Cairo

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Giza
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The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities ©
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities
Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
Great Sphinx ©
Great Sphinx

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