14 days in Egypt Itinerary

14 days in Egypt Itinerary

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Start: Jeddah
+2
Fly + Taxi + Bus:  7 h
1
Dahab
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Sharm El Sheikh
— 3 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
3
Cairo
— 5 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
4
Luxor
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h
End: Jeddah

2
nights
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 28th (Thu): view the masterpieces at WICKEDiCANDY. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Dahab tour builder tool.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Dahab is an approximately 6- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time (AST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Jeddah in December, with highs in Dahab at 28°C and lows at 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can drive to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Dahab

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

St. Catherine's Monastery
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Scuba & Snorkeling
St. Catherine's Monastery ©
St. Catherine's Monastery
Blue Hole ©
Blue Hole

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Na'ama Bay and Scuba & Snorkeling. And it doesn't end there: browse the different shops at SOHO Square, tour the pleasant surroundings at Shark's Bay Beach, take a pleasant ride with The Stable, and pause for some serene contemplation at The Heavenly Cathedral.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Sharm El Sheikh online visit planner.

Drive from Dahab to Sharm El Sheikh in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. December in Sharm El Sheikh sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Na'ama Bay ©
Na'ama Bay
SOHO Square ©
SOHO Square

5
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Pyramids of Giza and Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids. Popular historic sites such as Coptic Cairo and Meidum Pyramid are in your itinerary. When in Cairo, make a side trip to see Great Sphinx in Giza, approximately Giza away. There's still lots to do: get a taste of the local shopping with Khan Al-Khalili, wander the streets of Islamic Cairo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosque and Madrasa of Sultan Hassan, and explore the world behind art at The Coptic Museum.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Cairo trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Sharm El Sheikh in January, with highs in Cairo at 21°C and lows at 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Luxor.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trips

Giza, Meidum Pyramid
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Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids ©
Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids
Great Sphinx ©
Great Sphinx

3
nights
Luxor

Luxor ©
A monumental number of archaeological relics from ancient Egypt remain evident in Luxor, the former capital of the New Kingdom.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Temple of Karnak and Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari. Get some cultural insight at Valley of the Kings and Luxor Temple. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Medinet Habu, take an in-depth tour of Luxor Museum, explore the ancient world of Tomb of King Tutankhamun (Tut), and appreciate the extensive heritage of Avenue of Sphinxes.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Luxor route planning tool.

You can fly from Cairo to Luxor in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Cairo, expect somewhat warmer days and a bit cooler nights in Luxor, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

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

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