8 days in Egypt Itinerary

8 days in Egypt Itinerary

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8 days in Egypt Itinerary

Start: Miami
Fly:  18​h 15​min
1
Cairo
— 3 nights
Drive:  15​min
2
Giza
— 2 nights
Fly:  18​h 30​min
End: Miami

3
nights
Cairo

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Egyptian Antiquities Museum and Oum El Dounia Gallery. Popular historic sites such as Mohamed Ali Mosque and Step Pyramid of Djoser are in your itinerary. There's much more to do: explore the ancient world of Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids, get a taste of the local shopping with Khan Al-Khalili, contemplate the waterfront views at Nile River, and look for gifts at Nomad Gallery - Zamalek Main Branch.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Cairo trip planning app .

Miami, USA to Cairo is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of tram and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of tram, flight, taxi, and bus. Traveling from Miami to Cairo, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. In September, daily temperatures in Cairo can reach 92°F, while at night they dip to 74°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can drive to Giza.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Step Pyramid of Djoser
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Egyptian Antiquities Museum ©
Egyptian Antiquities Museum
Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids ©
Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids
Mosque of Muhammad Ali ©
Mosque of Muhammad Ali

2
nights
Giza

Giza ©
Situated on the Nile riverfront, the city of Giza remains best known for its pyramid complex.
On the 24th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Great Sphinx, explore the ancient world of Pyramids of Giza, and then see the interesting displays at Solar Boat Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Pharonic Village, explore the ancient world of Memphis Historical Site, and then delve into the distant past at Pyramids of Dahshour.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Giza trip planner .

Giza is very close to Cairo. In September, plan for daily highs up to 92°F, and evening lows to 74°F. On the 26th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Giza

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Memphis Historical Site
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Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
Great Sphinx ©
Great Sphinx
Memphis Historical Site ©
Memphis Historical Site

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