5 days in Sharm El Sheikh & Taba Itinerary

5 days in Sharm El Sheikh & Taba Itinerary

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Sharm El Sheikh
— 3 nights
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Taba
— 1 night
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Sharm El Sheikh

— 3 nights

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.
Change things up with a short trip to Scuba & Snorkeling in Dahab (about 1h 15 min away). Next up on the itinerary: take an exotic tour of a safari tour, browse the different shops at SOHO Square, stop by Secret Of Egypt, and admire the local landmark of Soho Square Dancing Fountain.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Sharm El Sheikh trip planner.

Cairo to Sharm El Sheikh is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also take a bus; or drive. Traveling from Cairo in February, Sharm El Sheikh is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Taba.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Shopping

Side Trip

Taba

— 1 night
Taba is a small Egyptian town near the northern tip of the Gulf of Aqaba. Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Salah El-Din Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hike along Wishwashi Canyon and then take in breathtaking views at Coloured Canyon.

For other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Taba trip maker tool.

You can drive from Sharm El Sheikh to Taba in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Taba

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip