7 days in Egypt Itinerary

7 days in Egypt Itinerary

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7 days in Egypt Itinerary

Start: Doha
Fly:  8​h 15​min
1
Luxor
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Cairo
— 2 nights
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): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Medinet Habu, explore the ancient world of Valley of the Kings, appreciate the history behind Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari, then delve into the distant past at Colossi of Memnon, and finally steep yourself in history at Temple of Karnak. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Luxor Temple, browse the different shops at Habiba Gallery, delve into the distant past at Avenue of Sphinxes, then take an in-depth tour of Luxor Museum, and finally enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Luxor online travel planner .

Doha, Qatar to Luxor is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Doha to Luxor due to the time zone difference. In June in Luxor, expect temperatures between 49°C during the day and 30°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough 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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sun): delve into the distant past at Pyramids of Giza, then pause for some photo ops at Great Sphinx, then admire the striking features of Hanging Church (El Muallaqa, Sitt Mariam, St Mary), and finally walk around Al-Azhar Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Egyptian Antiquities Museum and then explore the ancient world of Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Cairo trip planner.

You can fly from Luxor to Cairo in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In June, Cairo is slightly colder than Luxor - with highs of 40°C and lows of 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) to allow time to take a bus to Alexandria.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Giza
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Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
Egyptian Antiquities Museum ©
Egyptian Antiquities Museum
Great Sphinx ©
Great Sphinx

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 traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Alexandria journey planner .

You can take a bus from Cairo to Alexandria in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Cairo in July: highs in Alexandria hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 28°C. You'll have a few hours on the 3rd (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Alexandria

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

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