5 days in Egypt Itinerary

5 days in Egypt Itinerary

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5 days in Egypt Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
car +flight/Taxi/bus:  9​h 30​min
1
Cairo
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
2
Giza
— 2 nights
Fly:  1​h 45​min
3
Sharm El Sheikh
— 1 night
Taxi to Eilat, Car from eilat:  7​h
End: Tel Aviv

1
night
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.
Discover how to plan a Cairo trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Cairo is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. Traveling from Tel Aviv in March, you will find days in Cairo are a bit warmer (29°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can drive to Giza.

Things to do in Cairo

Museums Historic Sites
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Egyptian Antiquities Museum ©
Egyptian Antiquities Museum
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Valley of the Whales (Wadi Al-Hitan) as well as Great Sphinx. On the next day, explore the ancient world of Step Pyramid of Djoser and then delve into the distant past at Valley of the Whales (Wadi Al-Hitan).

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Giza holiday builder tool .

Giza is very close to Cairo. In March, daily temperatures in Giza can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Giza

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Step Pyramid of Djoser
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Step Pyramid of Djoser ©
Step Pyramid of Djoser
Great Sphinx ©
Great Sphinx
Valley of the Whales (Wadi Al-Hitan) ©

1
night
Sharm El Sheikh

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.
Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Sharm El Sheikh using our trip planner.

You can fly from Giza to Sharm El Sheikh in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Giza in March since evenings lows in Sharm El Sheikh dip to 22°C. You'll have a few hours on the 17th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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