11 days in Egypt Itinerary

11 days in Egypt Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Santiago
Fly:  22 h 15 min
1
Cairo
— Few hours
Fly + Taxi:  4 h 15 min
2
Marsa Alam
— 3 nights
Drive:  5 h 15 min
3
Luxor
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 30 min
4
Sharm El Sheikh
— 3 nights
Fly:  24 h
End: Santiago

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): examine the collection at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities and then get a taste of the local shopping with Khan Al-Khalili.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Cairo road trip planning site.

Santiago, Chile to Cairo is an approximately 23- hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and flight. The time zone difference moving from Chile Standard Time (CLT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 6 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel to Marsa Alam.

Things to do in Cairo

Shopping Museums
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Khan Al-Khalili ©
Khan Al-Khalili
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities ©
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities

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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.
Visit Marsa Shoona Bay and El Qulan Mangrove Forest for some beach relaxation. Get in touch with nature at Abu Dabbab Beach and Seaworld Diving Center. There's more to do: stroll through Elphinstone Reef and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

Plan a trip to Marsa Alam easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Cairo to Marsa Alam takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Traveling from Cairo in April, expect a bit warmer with lows of 24°C in Marsa Alam. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Luxor.

Things to do in Marsa Alam

Outdoors Wildlife Parks
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Marsa Shoona Bay ©
Marsa Shoona Bay
Seaworld Diving Center ©
Seaworld Diving Center
Elphinstone Reef ©
Elphinstone Reef

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): explore the ancient world of Tomb of Ramses VI, stroll the grounds of Valley of the Kings, then delve into the distant past at Medinet Habu, and finally steep yourself in history at Temple of Karnak. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Luxor Temple, then delve into the distant past at Avenue of Sphinxes, then delve into the distant past at Valley of the Artisans (Deir el-Medina), and finally appreciate the history behind Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Luxor road trip planner.

Drive from Marsa Alam to Luxor in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Marsa Alam in April, you will find days in Luxor are somewhat warmer (41°C), and nights are about the same (21°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites
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Temple of Karnak ©
Temple of Karnak
Medinet Habu ©
Medinet Habu
Tomb of Ramses VI
Tomb of Ramses VI

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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.
Do your shopping at Na'ama Bay and Secret Of Egypt. Get outdoors at Scuba & Snorkeling and Ras Um Sid. There's more to do: browse the different shops at SOHO Square.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Sharm El Sheikh day trip app.

Fly from Luxor to Sharm El Sheikh in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or drive. When traveling from Luxor in April, plan for slightly colder days in Sharm El Sheikh, with highs around 36°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

Outdoors Shopping Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Ras Um Sid ©
Ras Um Sid
Na'ama Bay ©
Na'ama Bay

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