8 days in Africa Itinerary

8 days in Africa Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Marsa Alam
— 3 nights
2
Hurghada
— 1 night
3
Sharm El Sheikh
— 3 nights

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.
Get outdoors at Abu Dabbab Beach and Scuba & Snorkeling. Relax by the water at Sharm El Luli and Marsa Mubarak.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Marsa Alam vacation builder site.

Islamabad, Pakistan to Marsa Alam is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Islamabad to Marsa Alam is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Islamabad in August, Marsa Alam is a bit warmer at night with lows of 34°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can go by car to Hurghada.

Things to do in Marsa Alam

Outdoors · Tours · Beaches
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Sharm El Luli ©
Sharm El Luli
Abu Dabbab Beach ©
Abu Dabbab Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling

1
night
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.
On the 31st (Mon), see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour and then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Hurghada trip planner.

Drive from Marsa Alam to Hurghada in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. August in Hurghada sees daily highs of 45°C and lows of 33°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) to allow time to travel to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Hurghada

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Safaris

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.
On the 1st (Tue), discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Shark's Bay Beach and then take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

Before you visit Sharm El Sheikh, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Hurghada to Sharm El Sheikh in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or ride a ferry. In August in Sharm El Sheikh, expect temperatures between 45°C during the day and 35°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Shark's Bay Beach ©
Shark's Bay Beach

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