25 days in Egypt Itinerary

25 days in Egypt Itinerary

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

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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 17th (Thu): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Fri): view the masterpieces at WICKEDiCANDY, then head outdoors with Three Pools, and then get outside with Blue Lagoon.

For reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Dahab trip itinerary planner.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Dahab is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Abu Dhabi to Dahab due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Abu Dhabi in September, you will find days in Dahab are slightly colder (41°C), and nights are about the same (32°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Dahab

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Three Pools ©
Three Pools

4
nights
Sharm El Sheikh

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.
Spend the 19th (Sat) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's much more to do: buy something for everyone on your list at SOHO Square, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, admire the local landmark of Soho Square Dancing Fountain, and take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Sharm El Sheikh tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Dahab to Sharm El Sheikh in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Sharm El Sheikh can reach 41°C, while at night they dip to 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Hurghada.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
SOHO Square ©
SOHO Square
Safaris

5
nights
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 23rd (Wed) observing fascinating marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. There's still lots to do: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, head outdoors with Zone Multisports, go for a stroll along the water at Abu Tig Marina, and boost your wellbeing at Planet Spa at Baron Palace Resort Sahl Hasheesh.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Hurghada online day trip planner.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Sharm El Sheikh to Hurghada in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or ride a ferry. September in Hurghada sees daily highs of 43°C and lows of 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Marsa Alam.

Things to do in Hurghada

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

3
nights
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, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, kick back and relax at Sharm El Luli, and head outdoors with Abu Dabbab Beach.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Marsa Alam trip planner.

You can drive from Hurghada to Marsa Alam in 4 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. While traveling from Hurghada, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Marsa Alam, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Luxor.

Things to do in Marsa Alam

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

4
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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.
When in Luxor, make a side trip to see Dendera Temple Complex in Dendera, approximately Dendera away. There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Temple of Karnak, stroll the grounds of Valley of the Kings, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Medinet Habu, and pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Shop Sandouk.

To see ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Luxor sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Marsa Alam to Luxor in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Marsa Alam in September, plan for a bit warmer days in Luxor, with highs around 46°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Temple of Karnak ©
Temple of Karnak
Valley of the Kings ©
Valley of the Kings
ACE - Animal Care in Egypt ©
ACE - Animal Care in Egypt

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Cairo

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cairo: Giza (Pyramids of Giza, Giza Plateau, &more) and Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids (in Saqqara). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, contemplate the waterfront views at Nile River, soak away your stress at Explore Spa by Le Meridien, and head outdoors with Maktub Travel.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Cairo planning app.

Traveling by flight from Luxor to Cairo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Luxor in October, you will find days in Cairo are little chillier (35°C), and nights are about the same (24°C). On the 10th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cairo

Side Trips

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

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