60 days in Egypt Itinerary

60 days in Egypt Itinerary

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Siwa
— 3 nights
2
Hurghada
— 8 nights
3
Sharm El Sheikh
— 9 nights
4
Dahab
— 5 nights
5
Nuweiba
— 2 nights
6
Saint Catherine
— 3 nights
7
Marsa Alam
— 8 nights
8
Aswan
— 4 nights
9
Edfu
— 1 night
10
Luxor
— 8 nights
11
Cairo
— 6 nights

3
nights
Siwa

Siwa ©
Discover out-of-the-way places like Shali Fortress and Great Sand Sea.

For reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Siwa sightseeing planning site.

Cairo to Siwa is an approximately 9.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Hurghada.

Things to do in Siwa

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
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Great Sand Sea ©
Great Sand Sea
Cleopatra's Pool - Spring of Juba ©
Cleopatra's Pool - Spring of Juba
Mountain of the Dead ©
Mountain of the Dead

8
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Parasailing & Paragliding and Spas. Spend the 5th (Tue) observing fascinating marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 8th (Fri) at Makadi Water World. And it doesn't end there: take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, get outside with Zone Multisports, play a few rounds at Madinat Makadi Golf, and go for a stroll along the water at Abu Tig Marina.

To see ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Hurghada trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from Siwa to Hurghada by combination of taxi and flight takes about 10.5 hours. Other options: drive. In March in Hurghada, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Hurghada

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Makadi Water World ©
Makadi Water World
Horseback Riding Tours

9
nights
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to The Heavenly Cathedral and Bibo Viaggi. There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Al Mustafa Mosque, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and head outdoors with Subacquei Clandestini CCF Sharm.

To find maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Sharm El Sheikh online vacation planner.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Hurghada to Sharm El Sheikh in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or ride a ferry. In March in Sharm El Sheikh, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to drive to Dahab.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
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Safaris
The Heavenly Cathedral ©
The Heavenly Cathedral
Al Mustafa Mosque ©
Al Mustafa Mosque

5
nights
Dahab

Dahab ©
Formerly a remote Bedouin village, Dahab now enjoys the status of a resort town and scuba diving heaven.
Explore hidden gems such as Coral Reefs and Wadi Zaghara. There's much more to do: push the limits with an extreme tour, get outside with Blue Lagoon, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and explore the fascinating underground world of Blue Hole.

To see photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Dahab trip planner.

Traveling by car from Sharm El Sheikh to Dahab takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in March, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Nuweiba.

Things to do in Dahab

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
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Three Pools ©
Three Pools
Coral Reefs ©
Coral Reefs
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

2
nights
Nuweiba

Nuweiba ©
Nuweiba is a coastal town in the eastern part of Sinai Peninsula, Egypt. On the 28th (Thu), take in breathtaking views at Coloured Canyon, trek along Wishwashi Canyon, and then step into the grandiose world of Castle Zaman. On the 29th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Ain Khudra.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Nuweiba trip planner.

You can drive from Dahab to Nuweiba in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Dahab in March, things will get little chillier in Nuweiba: highs are around 24°C and lows about 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Saint Catherine.

Things to do in Nuweiba

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

Taba
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Coloured Canyon ©
Coloured Canyon
Ain Khudra ©
Ain Khudra
Castle Zaman ©
Castle Zaman

3
nights
Saint Catherine

Saint Catherine ©
Visitors flock to the town of Saint Catherine, nestled in the foothills of Mount Sinai, to explore the World Heritage Area's numerous religious and historic sights.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to St. Catherine's Monastery and St. Anthony's Monastery (Deir Mar Antonios). Change things up with a short trip to moses pool in Al Tur (about 58 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Sinai, tour the pleasant surroundings at Jackson Reef, visit a coastal fixture at Daedalus Reef Lighthouse, and get a sense of history and politics at The Cascades at Soma Bay.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Saint Catherine trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Nuweiba to Saint Catherine takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. March in Saint Catherine sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Marsa Alam.

Things to do in Saint Catherine

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Red Sea and Sinai, moses pool
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St. Catherine's Monastery ©
St. Catherine's Monastery
Mount Sinai ©
Mount Sinai
Daedalus Reef Lighthouse ©
Daedalus Reef Lighthouse

8
nights
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Seaworld Diving Center and Wadi Gemal. Pack the 7th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Aqua Coraya. The adventure continues: get outside with Abu Dabbab Beach, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, enjoy the sand and surf at Marsa Mubarak, and stroll through Marsa Shoona Bay.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Marsa Alam driving holiday planner.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Saint Catherine to Marsa Alam in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. In April, Marsa Alam is a bit warmer than Saint Catherine - with highs of 34°C and lows of 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can go by car to Aswan.

Things to do in Marsa Alam

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
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Abu Dabbab Beach ©
Abu Dabbab Beach
Seaworld Diving Center ©
Seaworld Diving Center
Wadi Gemal ©
Wadi Gemal

4
nights
Aswan

Aswan ©
Plan an Aswan holiday and treat yourself to ancient wonders of the past along the Nile River.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Nubian Museum and Kitchner's Island. Change things up with a short trip to Temple of Kom Ombo in Kom Ombo (about 1h 5 min away). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Animalia, explore the ancient world of Monastery of St. Simeon, steep yourself in history at Unfinished Obelisk, and make a trip to Philae Temple.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Aswan online driving holiday planner.

Getting from Marsa Alam to Aswan by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Marsa Alam in April, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Aswan: temperatures range from 42°C by day to 24°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Edfu.

Things to do in Aswan

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Temple of Kom Ombo
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Temple of Kom Ombo ©
Temple of Kom Ombo
Nubian Museum ©
Nubian Museum
Animalia ©
Animalia

1
night
Edfu

Edfu ©
Edfu is an Egyptian city, located on the west bank of the Nile River between Esna and Aswan, with a population of approximately sixty thousand people. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): stop by Edfu Sound and Light Show, delve into the distant past at Kanais, and then explore the ancient world of Temple of Horus.

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Traveling by train from Aswan to Edfu takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In April, plan for daily highs up to 41°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Luxor.

Things to do in Edfu

Historic Sites
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Temple of Horus ©
Temple of Horus
Kanais ©
Kanais
Edfu Sound and Light Show ©
Edfu Sound and Light Show

8
nights
Luxor

Luxor
A monumental number of archaeological relics from ancient Egypt remain evident in Luxor, the former capital of the New Kingdom.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Dendera Temple Complex and Avenue of Sphinxes. Take a break from Luxor with a short trip to Tombs of the Nobles in Al Asasif, about 40 minutes away. There's much more to do: explore the ancient world of Medinet Habu, get answers to all your questions at ACE - Animal Care in Egypt, get engrossed in the history at Karnak Open Air Museum, and pause for some photo ops at Obelisk of Thutmoses I.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Luxor day trip website.

You can take a train from Edfu to Luxor in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In April, plan for daily highs up to 41°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Tombs of the Nobles, Dendera Temple Complex
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Dendera Temple Complex
Dendera Temple Complex
Medinet Habu ©
Medinet Habu
Obelisk of Thutmoses I ©
Obelisk of Thutmoses I

6
nights
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Photography Tours and Statue of Ramses II. Get out of town with these interesting Cairo side-trips: Giza (Musee de la Barque Solaire & Bent Pyramid), The Pyramid of Sneferu (in Al Fayyum) and Meidum Pyramid (in El Wasta). There's lots more to do: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, stop by Fair Trade Egypt, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mary's Coptic Orthodox Church, and take a stroll through Coptic Cairo.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Cairo vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Fly from Luxor to Cairo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Luxor in April, plan for slightly colder days in Cairo, with highs around 34°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cairo

Tours · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Giza, The Pyramid of Sneferu, Meidum Pyramid
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Photography Tours
Walking tours
Musee de la Barque Solaire ©
Musee de la Barque Solaire

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