5 days in Egypt Itinerary

5 days in Egypt Itinerary

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Dahab
— 1 day
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Sharm El Sheikh
— 1 night
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Luxor
— 1 night
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Giza
— 2 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 26th (Sat): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Dahab travel itinerary planner.

Alexandria to Dahab is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Alexandria in September; daily highs in Dahab reach 41°C and lows reach 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to drive to Sharm El Sheikh.

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Scuba & Snorkeling

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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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Sharm El Sheikh trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Dahab to Sharm El Sheikh in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Sharm El Sheikh are 41°C, while nighttime lows are 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel to Luxor.

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Scuba & Snorkeling

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night
Luxor

Luxor ©
A monumental number of archaeological relics from ancient Egypt remain evident in Luxor, the former capital of the New Kingdom.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): get all the information you need at ACE - Animal Care in Egypt, explore the ancient world of Temple of Karnak, and then pause for some photo ops at Luxor Temple.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Luxor trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Sharm El Sheikh to Luxor in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or drive. When traveling from Sharm El Sheikh in September, plan for a bit warmer days and little chillier nights in Luxor: temperatures range from 46°C by day to 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Giza.

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Temple of Karnak ©
Temple of Karnak
ACE - Animal Care in Egypt ©
ACE - Animal Care in Egypt
Luxor Temple ©
Luxor Temple

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nights
Giza

Giza ©
Situated on the Nile riverfront, the city of Giza remains best known for its pyramid complex.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): explore the galleries of Oum El Dounia Gallery, then see the interesting displays at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, and then get a taste of the local shopping with Khan Al-Khalili. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some photo ops at Great Sphinx, then contemplate the long history of Pyramids of Giza, then stop by Nomad Gallery - Zamalek Main Branch, and finally explore the activities along Nile River.

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

Getting from Luxor to Giza by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Luxor in September, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Giza: temperatures range from 39°C by day to 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can go by car back home.

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The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities ©
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities
Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
Great Sphinx ©
Great Sphinx

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