9 days in Egypt Itinerary

9 days in Egypt Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Luxor
— 1 night
2
Dahab
— 1 night
3
Sharm El Sheikh
— 2 nights
4
Cairo
— 2 nights

1
night
Luxor

Luxor ©
A monumental number of archaeological relics from ancient Egypt remain evident in Luxor, the former capital of the New Kingdom.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Temple of Karnak.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Luxor route maker.

San Antonio, USA to Luxor is an approximately 25-hour flight. Traveling from San Antonio to Luxor, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Antonio in June, you will find days in Luxor are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Dahab.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Temple of Karnak ©
Temple of Karnak
Valley of the Kings ©
Valley of the Kings

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night
Dahab

Formerly a remote Bedouin village, Dahab now enjoys the status of a resort town and scuba diving heaven.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Dahab trip maker tool.

You can fly from Luxor to Dahab in 8 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Luxor in June: highs in Dahab hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to drive to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Dahab

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: ponder the design of Musical Fountain Sharm el-Sheikh, thenstroll through Shark's Bay Beach, and then take a stroll through Na'ama Bay.

To find photos and more tourist information, refer to the Sharm El Sheikh trip planner.

Drive from Dahab to Sharm El Sheikh in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Sharm El Sheikh can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

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

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Pyramids of Giza as well as Great Sphinx. Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Great Sphinx. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Fri): explore the ancient world of Pyramids of Giza and then take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Cairo trip builder site.

Getting from Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or drive. Traveling from Sharm El Sheikh in June, expect Cairo to be a bit cooler, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Giza
Highlights from your plan
Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
Great Sphinx ©
Great Sphinx
Safaris

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