11 days in Egypt Itinerary

11 days in Egypt Itinerary

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11 days in Egypt Itinerary

Start: Brasilia
Fly:  20​h 15​min
1
Cairo
— 4 nights
train:  10​h 30​min
2
Luxor
— 2 nights
train:  10​h 30​min
3
Cairo
— 1 night
Fly:  20​h 15​min
End: Brasilia

4
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.
You've added Meidum Pyramid, Mikerinos Pyramid, Ramasside Tours - Day Tours, and other attractions to your itinerary. Pyramids of Giza and Great Sphinx will appeal to history buffs. It doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Pharonic Village.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Cairo trip itinerary planner.

Brasilia, Brazil to Cairo is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from Brasilia to Cairo due to the time zone difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Brasilia in March: high temperatures in Cairo hover around 28°C and lows are around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to travel to Luxor.

Things to do in Cairo

Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Giza, Ramasside Tours
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Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
Great Sphinx ©
Great Sphinx
Menkaure Pyramid ©
Menkaure Pyramid

2
nights
Luxor

Luxor ©
A monumental number of archaeological relics from ancient Egypt remain evident in Luxor, the former capital of the New Kingdom.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Valley of the Kings and Luxor Temple. Get some historical perspective at Temple of Karnak and Medinet Habu. There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari, steep yourself in history at Howard Carter House, appreciate the history behind Obelisk of Thutmoses I, and take an in-depth tour of Luxor Museum.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Luxor tour planner.

You can fly from Cairo to Luxor in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Cairo in March, you will find days in Luxor are somewhat warmer (35°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites Museums
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Temple of Karnak ©
Temple of Karnak
Valley of the Kings ©
Valley of the Kings
Luxor Temple ©
Luxor Temple

1
night
Cairo

Cairo ©
You've now added Keops Pyramid to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): delve into the distant past at Bent Pyramid, then explore the ancient world of Memphis Historical Site, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hanging Church (El Muallaqa, Sitt Mariam, St Mary). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Sat): examine the collection at Solar Boat Museum, delve into the distant past at Keops Pyramid, and then examine the collection at Egypt Papyrus Museum.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Cairo online itinerary creator.

Traveling by flight from Luxor to Cairo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Luxor in March, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Cairo: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Giza, Memphis Historical Site
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Bent Pyramid ©
Bent Pyramid
Memphis Historical Site ©
Memphis Historical Site

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