10 days in Egypt Itinerary

10 days in Egypt Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Marsa Alam
— 1 day
2
Hurghada
— 2 nights
3
Sharm El Sheikh
— 2 nights
4
Dahab
— 1 night
5
Luxor
— 1 day
6
Cairo
— 2 nights

1
day
Marsa Alam

Marsa Alam ©
The opening of an international airport and subsequent development of hotels and resorts boosted tourism in Marsa Alam, a town on Egypt's Red Sea coast known for its world-class diving spots.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Astronomy Center, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Marsa Mubarak, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Sharm El Luli.

To see reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Marsa Alam online vacation planner.

London, UK to Marsa Alam is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Marsa Alam due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in September, expect Marsa Alam to be much hotter, temps between °C and °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can go by car to Hurghada.

Things to do in Marsa Alam

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Sharm El Luli ©
Sharm El Luli
Marsa Mubarak ©
Marsa Mubarak

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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.
On the 3rd (Tue), discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Wed): get close to the beloved marine mammals with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Hurghada online holiday builder.

You can drive from Marsa Alam to Hurghada in 4 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Hurghada are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to drive to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Hurghada

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Swim with Dolphins

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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 5th (Thu): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. On the next day, browse the different shops at SOHO Square, thenkick back and relax at Na'ama Bay, and then go deep with a submarine tour.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Sharm El Sheikh attractions planner.

Drive from Hurghada to Sharm El Sheikh in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In September, daily temperatures in Sharm El Sheikh can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Dahab.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Na'ama Bay ©
Na'ama Bay
SOHO Square ©
SOHO Square

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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 7th (Sat): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Dahab planner.

You can drive from Sharm El Sheikh to Dahab in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel to Luxor.

Things to do in Dahab

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling

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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 8th (Sun): explore the ancient world of Temple of Karnak, take an in-depth tour of Luxor Museum, thenappreciate the history behind Luxor Temple, thenstroll the grounds of Valley of the Kings, and finally explore the ancient world of Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Luxor trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Dahab to Luxor takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Dahab in September, you will find days in Luxor are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are a bit cooler (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Luxor

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

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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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): see the interesting displays at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Al-Azhar Mosque, and then visit Islamic Cairo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Tue): view the masterpieces at Oum El Dounia Gallery, pause for some photo ops at Great Sphinx, and then delve into the distant past at Pyramids of Giza.

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You can fly from Luxor to Cairo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Luxor, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Cairo, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

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Giza
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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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