5 days in Giza & Dahab Itinerary

5 days in Giza & Dahab Itinerary

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5 days in Giza & Dahab Itinerary

Start: Cairo
taxi:  15​min
1
Giza
— Few hours
+4
train + taxi + Fly + taxi + bus:  5​h
2
Dahab
— 4 nights
+2
bus + taxi + Fly:  5​h
End: Cairo

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hours
Giza

Giza ©
Situated on the Nile riverfront, the city of Giza remains best known for its pyramid complex.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): pause for some photo ops at Great Sphinx, delve into the distant past at Pyramids of Giza, and then delve into the distant past at Meidum Pyramid.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Giza online route planner .

Cairo to Giza is an approximately half hour car ride. You can also take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Giza can reach 41°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Dahab.

Things to do in Giza

#Historic Sites
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Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
Great Sphinx ©
Great Sphinx
Meidum Pyramid ©
Meidum Pyramid

4
nights
Dahab

Formerly a remote Bedouin village, Dahab now enjoys the status of a resort town and scuba diving heaven.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Mangrove Beach and The Heavenly Cathedral. You'll get in some beach time at Shark's Bay Beach and Na'ama Bay. Change things up with a short trip to Ghibli Raceway in Sharm El Sheikh (about 1h 10 min away). Spend the 23rd (Thu) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Next up on the itinerary: see the vivid underwater world at Coral Reefs and see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Dahab trip itinerary app .

You can do a combination of train, flight, and bus from Giza to Dahab in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Giza in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Dahab, with lows of 34°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dahab

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Tours

Side Trips

Sharm El Sheikh, Mangrove Beach
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Shark's Bay Beach ©
Shark's Bay Beach
Na'ama Bay ©
Na'ama Bay

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