22 days in Egypt Itinerary

22 days in Egypt Itinerary

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Marsa Alam
— 3 nights
2
Luxor
— 3 nights
3
Hurghada
— 4 nights
4
Sharm El Sheikh
— 3 nights
5
Dahab
— 3 nights
6
Cairo
— 5 nights

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Marsa Alam

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.
Marsa Alam is known for wildlife, beaches, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an exotic tour of Amore Safari, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, explore the gorgeous colors at Dolphin House - Sha'ab Samadai Reef, and head outdoors with Abu Dabbab Beach.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Marsa Alam road trip planning website.

Berlin, Germany to Marsa Alam is an approximately 10-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 1 hour. In July, daily temperatures in Marsa Alam can reach 41°C, while at night they dip to 32°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can go by car to Luxor.

Things to do in Marsa Alam

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Sharm El Luli ©
Sharm El Luli
Marsa Mubarak ©
Marsa Mubarak
Abu Dabbab Beach ©
Abu Dabbab Beach

3
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Luxor

Luxor ©
A monumental number of archaeological relics from ancient Egypt remain evident in Luxor, the former capital of the New Kingdom.
Luxor is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Temple of Karnak, pause for some photo ops at Luxor Temple, don't miss a visit to Deir el-Shelwit Temple, and stroll the grounds of Valley of the Kings.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Luxor online attractions planner.

You can drive from Marsa Alam to Luxor in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Marsa Alam in July, plan for a bit warmer days in Luxor, with highs around 48°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a bus to Hurghada.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Tomb of Queen Nefertari ©
Tomb of Queen Nefertari
Temple of Karnak ©
Temple of Karnak
Valley of the Kings ©
Valley of the Kings

4
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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.
Spend the 17th (Sat) observing fascinating marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Next up on the itinerary: relax and rejuvenate at Planet Spa at Baron Palace Resort Sahl Hasheesh, admire the landmark architecture of Mosque El Mina Masjid, head off the coast to Mahmya Island, and identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Hurghada trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by bus from Luxor to Hurghada takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In July, daytime highs in Hurghada are 45°C, while nighttime lows are 33°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Hurghada

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Hurghada Marina ©
Hurghada Marina

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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.
Spend the 21st (Wed) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. And it doesn't end there: buy something for everyone on your list at SOHO Square, take a stroll through Na'ama Bay, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, and soothe aching muscles at Omkara Yoga School.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Sharm El Sheikh road trip website.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Hurghada to Sharm El Sheikh in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or ride a ferry. In July, daytime highs in Sharm El Sheikh are 44°C, while nighttime lows are 34°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Dahab.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
SOHO Square ©
SOHO Square
Safaris

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Dahab

Formerly a remote Bedouin village, Dahab now enjoys the status of a resort town and scuba diving heaven.
Spend the 24th (Sat) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape at Blue Hole, get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and take in the exciting artwork at WICKEDiCANDY.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Dahab journey planning app.

Drive from Sharm El Sheikh to Dahab in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in Dahab, expect temperatures between 44°C during the day and 34°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Dahab

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Blue Hole ©
Blue Hole
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

5
nights
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Cairo: Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids (in Saqqara) and Giza (Pyramids of Giza, Giza Plateau, &more). Spend the 31st (Sat) behind the viewfinder with an inspiring photography tour. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, race across the water with Maktub Travel, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosque of Sultan Al-Ashraf Barsbay, and shop like a local with Khan Al-Khalili.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Cairo tour app.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Dahab to Cairo in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Dahab in July, with highs in Cairo at 41°C and lows at 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

Giza, Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids
Highlights from your plan
Photography Tours
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities ©
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities
Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza

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