11 days in Egypt Itinerary

11 days in Egypt Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Cairo
— 3 nights
2
Luxor
— 3 nights
3
Alexandria
— 1 night
4
Aswan
— 3 nights

3
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 now added Egypt Tailor Made Day Tours to your itinerary. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Step Pyramid of Djoser and Mit Rahina Museum. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Mosque and Madrasa of Sultan Hassan and Mosque of Sultan Al-Ashraf Barsbay. Next up on the itinerary: take an exotic tour of a safari tour, contemplate the waterfront views at Nile River, walk around Al-Azhar Park, and contemplate the long history of Tomb of Shah of Iran.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Cairo online day trip planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Cairo is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Tel Aviv in March, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Cairo: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can travel to Luxor.

Things to do in Cairo

Tours Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Mit Rahina Museum, Step Pyramid of Djoser
Highlights from your plan
Egypt Tailor Made Day Tours ©
Egypt Tailor Made Day Tours
Step Pyramid of Djoser ©
Step Pyramid of Djoser
Safaris

3
nights
Luxor

Luxor ©
A monumental number of archaeological relics from ancient Egypt remain evident in Luxor, the former capital of the New Kingdom.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Avenue of Sphinxes and Tomb of Ramses III. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Valley of the Artisans (Deir el-Medina) and Tomb of Merenptah. And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Valley of the Nobles, get your bearings at ACE - Animal Care in Egypt, don't miss a visit to Deir el-Shelwit Temple, and see the interesting displays at Le Scarabe Papyrus Museum.

To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Luxor trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Cairo to Luxor takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Cairo in March, plan for somewhat warmer days in Luxor, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to travel to Alexandria.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Valley of the Artisans (Deir el-Medina) ©
Valley of the Artisans (Deir el-Medina)
Avenue of Sphinxes ©
Avenue of Sphinxes
Tomb of Ramses III
Tomb of Ramses III

1
night
Alexandria

Alexandria ©
Known for its turbulent and eventful past, the port city of Alexandria retains a historic charm and atmosphere, boasting thousands of years of Egypt's cultural heritage.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): explore the ancient world of Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral, and then browse the exhibits of Bibliotheca Alexandrina.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Alexandria holiday maker app.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Luxor to Alexandria in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Luxor, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Alexandria, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel to Aswan.

Things to do in Alexandria

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Bibliotheca Alexandrina ©
Bibliotheca Alexandrina
Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa ©
Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa
Saint Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral ©
Saint Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral

3
nights
Aswan

Aswan ©
Plan an Aswan holiday and treat yourself to ancient wonders of the past along the Nile River.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): see the interesting displays at Animalia, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Archangel Michael’s Coptic Orthodox Cathedral, and then get engrossed in the history at Nubian Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: delve into the distant past at Unfinished Obelisk, thencontemplate the long history of Nubian Village, and then admire the engineering at Aswan High Dam.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Aswan road trip planning website.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Alexandria to Aswan in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Alexandria in April, expect Aswan to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Aswan

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Animalia ©
Animalia
Nubian Museum ©
Nubian Museum
Nubian Village ©
Nubian Village

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