16 days in Cairo & Jeddah Itinerary

16 days in Cairo & Jeddah Itinerary

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16 days in Cairo & Jeddah Itinerary

Start: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Fly:  5​h 30​min
1
Cairo, Egypt
— 8 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
2
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
— 6 nights
End: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

8
nights
Cairo, Egypt

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cairo: Giza (Great Sphinx, Pyramids of Giza, & more). And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids, stroll through Al-Azhar Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mohamed Ali Mosque, and hunt for treasures at Khan Al-Khalili.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Cairo tour itinerary planner.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Cairo is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Arabia Standard Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Jeddah in October, with highs in Cairo at 34°C and lows at 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Jeddah.

Things to do in Cairo

#Historic Sites, #Neighborhoods, #Tours

Side Trip

Giza
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Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
Great Sphinx ©
Great Sphinx
Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids ©
Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids

6
nights
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Jeddah ©
The commercial and entertainment capital of Saudi Arabia, Jeddah offers a dazzling range of sites and activities combined with mouthwatering cuisine.
Change things up with these side-trips from Jeddah: Elephant Rock (in Al Ula) and Mecca (Masjid Taneem, Jabal-al-noor (Mountain of Light), & more). There's much more to do: wander the streets of Balad, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Fakieh Aquarium, test your team's savvy at The Secret Room, and don't miss a visit to Bicycle Square (Midan Addarajah).

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Traveling by flight from Cairo to Jeddah takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern European Time (EET) to Arabia Standard Time (AST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Cairo in October: high temperatures in Jeddah hover around 41°C and lows are around 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Jeddah

#Shopping, #Parks, #Fun & Games

Side Trips

Mecca, Elephant Rock
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Kaaba ©
Kaaba
Balad ©
Balad
Jabal-al-noor (Mountain of Light) ©
Jabal-al-noor (Mountain of Light)

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