7 days in Egypt Itinerary

7 days in Egypt Itinerary

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Start: Doha
Fly:  8 h 15 min
1
Luxor
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
2
Cairo
— 2 nights
Bus:  2 h
3
Alexandria
— 2 nights
Fly:  8 h 15 min
End: Doha

2
nights
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 28th (Fri): explore the ancient world of Medinet Habu, explore the different monuments and memorials at Valley of the Kings, then pause for some photo ops at Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari, then pause for some photo ops at Colossi of Memnon, and finally explore the ancient world of Temple of Karnak. On the 29th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some photo ops at Luxor Temple, buy something for everyone on your list at Habiba Gallery, then get to know the fascinating history of Avenue of Sphinxes, then get engrossed in the history at Luxor Museum, and finally get outside with Outdoor Activities.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Luxor trip itinerary maker.

Doha, Qatar to Luxor is an approximately 7.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Doha to Luxor is minus 1 hour. June in Luxor sees daily highs of 49°C and lows of 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
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Temple of Karnak ©
Temple of Karnak
Valley of the Kings ©
Valley of the Kings
Luxor Temple ©
Luxor Temple

2
nights
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 30th (Sun): explore the ancient world of Pyramids of Giza, appreciate the history behind Great Sphinx, then admire the striking features of Hanging Church (El Muallaqa, Sitt Mariam, St Mary), and finally stroll around Al-Azhar Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities and then delve into the distant past at Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Cairo trip itinerary builder site.

You can fly from Luxor to Cairo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Luxor in June, expect Cairo to be a bit cooler, temps between 40°C and 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can catch the bus to Alexandria.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Giza
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The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities ©
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities
Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids ©
Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids

2
nights
Alexandria

Alexandria ©
Known for its turbulent and eventful past, the port city of Alexandria retains a historic charm and atmosphere, boasting thousands of years of Egypt's cultural heritage.
To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Alexandria online day trip planner.

You can take a bus from Cairo to Alexandria in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Traveling from Cairo in July, expect nights in Alexandria to be about the same, around 28°C, while days are little chillier, around 36°C. You'll have a few hours on the 3rd (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Alexandria

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Fort Qaitbey ©
Fort Qaitbey
Bibliotheca Alexandrina ©
Bibliotheca Alexandrina
Montazah Gardens ©
Montazah Gardens

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