16 days in Egypt, Morocco & Kenya Itinerary

16 days in Egypt, Morocco & Kenya Itinerary

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Marrakech, Morocco
— 4 nights
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Nairobi, Kenya
— 2 nights
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Cairo, Egypt
— 3 nights
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Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
— 3 nights

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Marrakech, Morocco

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Red City

You won't run out of things to do in Marrakech, a city where you can spend days exploring grandiose palaces and mosques, photogenic gardens, sacred tombs, and traditional mansions that evoke a bygone era.
Marrakech is known for shopping, parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Jardin Majorelle, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, admire the landmark architecture of Palacio da Bahia, and contemplate the long history of El Badi Palace.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Marrakech day trip planning tool.

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago to Marrakech is an approximately 21-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Port of Spain to Marrakech is 4 hours. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Port of Spain in September since evenings lows in Marrakech dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Nairobi.

Things to do in Marrakech

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Must see
Jardin Majorelle
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Flea Market
Jemaa el-Fna
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Architectural Building
Medersa Ben Youssef
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Nairobi, Kenya

Green City in the Sun

You're likely to visit Nairobi at least once on a trip to Kenya, as the sprawling city houses the country's international airport and remains the jump-off point for many tours and safaris.
Nairobi is known for parks, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape of Nairobi National Park, stroll through Giraffe Centre, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Nairobi itinerary planner.

Fly from Marrakech to Nairobi in 16 hours. Traveling from Marrakech to Nairobi, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Marrakech in September, with highs in Nairobi at 29°C and lows at 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Parks
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Off-Road Tours
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National Park
Nairobi National Park
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Specialty Museum
Karen Blixen Museum
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Cairo, Egypt

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.
Explore Cairo's surroundings by going to Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids (in Saqqara) and Giza (Great Sphinx & Pyramids of Giza). Spend the 19th (Mon) behind the viewfinder with an inspiring photography tour. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities and take in the exciting artwork at Sondos Papyrus.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Cairo trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Nairobi to Cairo takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Nairobi to Cairo is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Nairobi in September; daily highs in Cairo reach 39°C and lows reach 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Cairo

Side Trips

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Photography Tours
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World heritage site
Pyramids of Giza
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Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

City of Peace

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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Tue): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Heavenly Cathedral.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Sharm El Sheikh trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by flight from Cairo to Sharm El Sheikh takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Traveling from Cairo in September, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 32°C in Sharm El Sheikh. You will have some time to spend on the 22nd (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Safari
Safaris
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