14 days in Egypt Itinerary

14 days in Egypt Itinerary

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Alexandria
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Cairo
— 3 nights
Taxi
3
Giza
— 1 night
Fly
4
Luxor
— 3 nights
Drive
5
Aswan
— 2 nights
Drive
6
Marsa Alam
— 1 night
Fly

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2
nights
Alexandria

Mediterranean's Bride

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.
On the 11th (Sun), take an in-depth tour of El Kobba El Samaweya, then pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of El Qaed Ibrahim Mosque. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Mon): delve into the distant past at Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa, admire the striking features of St. Catherine's Cathedral, and then get lost in a book at Bibliotheca Alexandrina.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Alexandria trip maker app.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiport is Borg El Arab International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 77°F in April, and nighttime lows around 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to drive to Cairo.

Things to do in Alexandria

Highlights from your trip
El Kobba El Samaweya
History Museum
El Kobba El Samaweya
4.7

3
nights
Cairo

City of a Thousand Minarets

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Mosque of Ibn Tulun and Mosque and Madrasa of Sultan Hassan. Let the collections at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities and Gayer-Anderson Museum (Bayt al-Kiritliya) capture your imagination. Next up on the itinerary: get some thrills on the water with Maktub Travel, explore the activities along Nile River, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosque of Sultan Al-Ashraf Barsbay.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Cairo online attractions planner.

You can drive from Alexandria to Cairo in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Alexandria in April, expect nights in Cairo to be about the same, around 62°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 84°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can go by car to Giza.

Things to do in Cairo

Highlights from your trip

1
night
Giza

Situated on the Nile riverfront, the city of Giza remains best known for its pyramid complex.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): pause for some photo ops at Great Sphinx, then explore the ancient world of Giza Plateau, and then take an in-depth tour of Mohamed Nagy Museum.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Giza trip maker app.

Giza is just a stone's throw from Cairo. In April in Giza, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 62°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel to Luxor.

Things to do in Giza

Highlights from your trip
Great Sphinx ©
Monument
Great Sphinx
4.7
Mohamed Nagy Museum ©
History Museum
Mohamed Nagy Museum

3
nights
Luxor

A monumental number of archaeological relics from ancient Egypt remain evident in Luxor, the former capital of the New Kingdom.
Popular historic sites such as Temple of Karnak and Luxor Temple are in your itinerary. Medinet Habu and Tomb of Queen Nefertari are good opportunities to explore the local culture. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Karnak Open Air Museum, delve into the distant past at Temple of Amun, examine the collection at Le Scarabe Papyrus Museum, and trot along with a tour on horseback.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Luxor online trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Giza to Luxor in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Giza in April, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Luxor: temperatures range from 95°F by day to 65°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Aswan.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip
Medinet Habu ©
Must see
Medinet Habu
4.8
Temple of Karnak ©
Must see
Temple of Karnak
4.9

2
nights
Aswan

Plan an Aswan holiday and treat yourself to ancient wonders of the past along the Nile River.
On the 21st (Wed), get engrossed in the history at Nubian Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Archangel Michael’s Coptic Orthodox Cathedral, and then explore the ancient world of Monastery of St. Simeon. On your second day here, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at El-Tabia Mosque and then delve into the distant past at Qubbet el-Hawa.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Aswan vacation planner.

Drive from Luxor to Aswan in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Aswan can reach 97°F, while at night they dip to 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can go by car to Marsa Alam.

Things to do in Aswan

Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your trip
Nubian Museum ©
Must see
Nubian Museum
4.6

1
night
Marsa Alam

The opening of an international airport and subsequent development of hotels and resorts boosted tourism in Marsa Alam, a town on Egypt's Red Sea coast known for its world-class diving spots.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Marsa Shoona Bay and then enjoy the sand and surf at Gebel El Rosas.

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Marsa Alam trip planner.

Drive from Aswan to Marsa Alam in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Aswan in April, expect nights in Marsa Alam to be about the same, around 69°F, while days are little chillier, around 85°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Marsa Alam

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks
Highlights from your trip

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