10 days in Egypt Itinerary

10 days in Egypt Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New York City
Fly:  15 h 30 min
1
Sharm El Sheikh
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Dahab
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
3
Giza
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h
4
Luxor
— 2 nights
Fly:  15 h 30 min
End: New York City

3
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.
Shop till you drop at Na'ama Bay and SOHO Square. Visiting Scuba & Snorkeling and Ras Um Sid will get you outdoors. It doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Shark's Bay Beach and trot along with The Stable.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Sharm El Sheikh travel itinerary planner.

New York City, USA to Sharm El Sheikh is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from New York City to Sharm El Sheikh due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in June, expect Sharm El Sheikh to be a bit warmer, temps between 99°F and 81°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can go by car to Dahab.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

Outdoors Tours Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Na'ama Bay ©
Na'ama Bay
SOHO Square ©
SOHO Square

1
night
Dahab

Formerly a remote Bedouin village, Dahab now enjoys the status of a resort town and scuba diving heaven.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Dahab holiday builder app.

Traveling by car from Sharm El Sheikh to Dahab takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 99°F, and evening lows to 81°F. On the 21st (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Giza.

Things to do in Dahab

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Blue Hole ©
Blue Hole

2
nights
Giza

Giza ©
Situated on the Nile riverfront, the city of Giza remains best known for its pyramid complex.
On the 22nd (Sat), wander the streets of Islamic Cairo and then see the interesting displays at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities. Keep things going the next day: delve into the distant past at Pyramids of Giza.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Giza tour itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Dahab to Giza in 7.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Dahab in June, expect Giza to be little chillier, temps between 94°F and 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Luxor.

Things to do in Giza

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Cairo
Highlights from your plan
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities ©
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities
Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
Islamic Cairo ©
Islamic Cairo

2
nights
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 24th (Mon): pause for some photo ops at Luxor Temple, delve into the distant past at Tomb of Ramses III, thenstroll the grounds of Valley of the Kings, and finally appreciate the history behind Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Luxor Museum and then delve into the distant past at Temple of Karnak.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Luxor online day trip planner.

Getting from Giza to Luxor by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Giza in June, expect nights in Luxor to be about the same, around 78°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 107°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Temple of Karnak ©
Temple of Karnak
Valley of the Kings ©
Valley of the Kings
Luxor Temple ©
Luxor Temple

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