14 days in Egypt Itinerary

14 days in Egypt Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Dahab
— 1 night
2
Sharm El Sheikh
— 4 nights
3
Cairo
— 2 nights
4
Luxor
— 2 nights
5
Hurghada
— 2 nights

1
night
Dahab

Formerly a remote Bedouin village, Dahab now enjoys the status of a resort town and scuba diving heaven.
On the 4th (Mon), see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Here are some ideas for day two: take a pleasant ride with Dahabhorses, look for gifts at Mahmoud's Massage & Beauty, and then see the vivid underwater world at Coral Reefs.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Dahab tour planner.

Charleston, USA to Dahab is an approximately 25-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Charleston in June: high temperatures in Dahab hover around °F and lows are around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Dahab

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Coral Reefs ©
Coral Reefs

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Coptic Orthodox Church and Al Mustafa Mosque. Spend the 6th (Wed) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Ras Um Sid, take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Heavenly Cathedral, bet on your favorite at Ghibli Raceway, and browse the different shops at SOHO Square.

Find out how to plan Sharm El Sheikh trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Dahab to Sharm El Sheikh takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June in Sharm El Sheikh, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Coptic Orthodox Church ©
Coptic Orthodox Church
Ras Um Sid ©
Ras Um Sid

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): pause for some photo ops at Great Sphinx, thensteep yourself in history at Khafre's Pyramid, and then examine the collection at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities. On the next day, contemplate the long history of Pyramids of Giza and then admire the landmark architecture of Hanging Church (El Muallaqa, Sitt Mariam, St Mary).

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Cairo route app.

Traveling by flight from Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Traveling from Sharm El Sheikh in June, expect Cairo to be a bit cooler, temps between °F and °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel to Luxor.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Giza
Highlights from your plan
Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities ©
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities
Khafre's Pyramid ©
Khafre's 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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of Avenue of Sphinxes, thenexplore the ancient world of Temple of Karnak, and then delve into the distant past at Valley of the Nobles. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the history behind Luxor Temple, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Medinet Habu, thenexplore the ancient world of Valley of the Kings, and finally delve into the distant past at Tomb of King Tutankhamun (Tut).

For ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Luxor trip maker.

Getting from Cairo to Luxor by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cairo in June, expect nights in Luxor to be about the same, around °F, while days are somewhat warmer, around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a bus to Hurghada.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Temple of Karnak ©
Temple of Karnak
Valley of the Kings ©
Valley of the Kings
Medinet Habu ©
Medinet Habu

2
nights
Hurghada

Hurghada ©
Originally a small fishing town on the Red Sea coast, Hurghada developed into Egypt's premier beach destination thanks to its year-round sunny weather and world-class dive sites.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): cool off at Makadi Water World, thenobserve the fascinating underwater world at Hurghada Grand Aquarium, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Coptic Cathedral of Saint Shenouda. On your second day here, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then cool off at Jungle Aqua Park.

Make your Hurghada itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by bus from Luxor to Hurghada takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from Luxor in June, plan for a bit cooler days in Hurghada, with highs around °F, while nights are about the same with lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hurghada

Theme Parks Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Makadi Water World ©
Makadi Water World
Jungle Aqua Park ©
Jungle Aqua Park
Scuba & Snorkeling

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