7 days in Giza & Hurghada Itinerary

7 days in Giza & Hurghada Itinerary

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7 days in Giza & Hurghada Itinerary

Start: Cairo
Drive:  30​min
1
Giza
— 3 nights
Taxi + Bus:  7​h
2
Hurghada
— 3 nights
End: Cairo

3
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 Khafre's Pyramid as well as Pyramids of Dahshour. Get a sense of the local culture at Solar Boat Museum and Pharonic Village. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Memphis Historical Site and Meidum Pyramid. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Egypt Papyrus Museum and explore the ancient world of Mastaba of Ti.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Giza tour itinerary builder app .

Cairo to Giza is an approximately half hour car ride. You can also take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Giza can reach 40°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Hurghada.

Things to do in Giza

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Memphis Historical Site
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Memphis Historical Site ©
Memphis Historical Site
Khafre's Pyramid ©
Khafre's Pyramid
Pyramids of Dahshour ©
Pyramids of Dahshour

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nights
Hurghada

Originally a small fishing town on the Red Sea coast, Hurghada developed into Egypt's premier beach destination thanks to its year-round sunny weather and world-class dive sites.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Na'ama Bay and El Dahar. Visiting Scuba & Snorkeling and Ras Um Sid will get you outdoors. When in Hurghada, make a side trip to see The Heavenly Cathedral in Sharm El Sheikh, approximately 1h 30 min away. Spend the 19th (Thu) in unforgettable company with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Hurghada day trip planner.

Getting from Giza to Hurghada by combination of train and flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Giza in July: high temperatures in Hurghada hover around 45°C and lows are around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hurghada

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Sharm El Sheikh
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Swim with Dolphins
Na'ama Bay ©
Na'ama Bay

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