5 days in Egypt Itinerary

5 days in Egypt Itinerary

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5 days in Egypt Itinerary

Start: Kuwait City
Fly:  2​h 45​min
1
Luxor
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h
2
Giza
— 1 night
Fly:  1​h 45​min
3
Sharm El Sheikh
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
End: Kuwait City

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 25th (Tue): explore the ancient world of Valley of the Kings, then make a trip to Deir el-Shelwit Temple, and then explore the ancient world of Temple of Karnak. On the 26th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some photo ops at Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari, explore the ancient world of Medinet Habu, then deepen your understanding at ACE- Animal Care in Egypt, and finally delve into the distant past at Luxor Temple.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Luxor planning tool .

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Luxor is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Traveling from Kuwait City to Luxor, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kuwait City in February, you will find days in Luxor are a bit warmer (30°C), and nights are about the same (11°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel to Giza.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites
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Temple of Karnak ©
Temple of Karnak
Valley of the Kings ©
Valley of the Kings
Luxor Temple ©
Luxor Temple

1
night
Giza

Giza ©
Situated on the Nile riverfront, the city of Giza remains best known for its pyramid complex.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): explore the ancient world of Pyramids of Giza, then steep yourself in history at Great Sphinx, and then see the interesting displays at Musee de la Barque Solaire.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Giza itinerary planning tool .

You can fly from Luxor to Giza in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Luxor in February, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Giza: temperatures range from 25°C by day to 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Giza

Historic Sites Museums
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Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
Great Sphinx ©
Great Sphinx
Musee de la Barque Solaire ©
Musee de la Barque Solaire

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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): wander the streets of Na'ama Bay and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Shark's Bay Beach, then stroll through Ras Um Sid, and then pause for some serene contemplation at The Heavenly Cathedral.

To find photos and tourist information, go to the Sharm El Sheikh travel route planner .

Traveling by flight from Giza to Sharm El Sheikh takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Giza in February since evenings lows in Sharm El Sheikh dip to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Na'ama Bay ©
Na'ama Bay
Shark's Bay Beach ©
Shark's Bay Beach

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