9 days in Egypt Itinerary

9 days in Egypt Itinerary

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9 days in Egypt Itinerary

Start: Munich
Fly + Drive:  8​h 30​min
1
Giza
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h
2
Luxor
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
3
Marsa Alam
— 1 night
Taxi + Fly:  2​h 15​min
4
Sharm El Sheikh
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Munich

1
night
Giza

Giza ©
Situated on the Nile riverfront, the city of Giza remains best known for its pyramid complex.
On the 30th (Sat), contemplate the long history of Great Sphinx, then explore the ancient world of Pyramids of Giza, and then delve into the distant past at Meidum Pyramid.

To find photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Giza trip planner .

Munich, Germany to Giza is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Munich to Giza. Traveling from Munich in March, things will get warmer in Giza: highs are around 28°C and lows about 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Luxor.

Things to do in Giza

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Meidum Pyramid
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Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
Great Sphinx ©
Great Sphinx
Meidum Pyramid ©
Meidum Pyramid

3
nights
Luxor

Luxor ©
A monumental number of archaeological relics from ancient Egypt remain evident in Luxor, the former capital of the New Kingdom.
Explore hidden gems such as Medinet Habu and Tomb of Ramses VI. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Temple of Karnak and Valley of the Kings. There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Avenue of Sphinxes, look for gifts at Habiba Gallery, pause for some photo ops at Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari, and steep yourself in history at Valley of the Artisans (Deir el-Medina).

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Luxor trip planner .

You can do a combination of train and flight from Giza to Luxor in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. While traveling from Giza, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Luxor, ranging from highs of 35°C to lows of 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can drive to Marsa Alam.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites Shopping
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Medinet Habu ©
Medinet Habu
Tomb of Ramses VI
Tomb of Ramses VI
Avenue of Sphinxes ©
Avenue of Sphinxes

1
night
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.
On the 3rd (Wed), take a peaceful walk through El Qulan Mangrove Forest and then choose your vessel at Emperor Divers Marsa Alam. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Marsa Shoona Bay and then stroll through Elphinstone Reef.

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You can drive from Luxor to Marsa Alam in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Luxor in April: highs in Marsa Alam hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Marsa Alam

Wildlife Parks Outdoors
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Emperor Divers Marsa Alam ©
Emperor Divers Marsa Alam
Elphinstone Reef ©
Elphinstone Reef
Marsa Shoona Bay ©
Marsa Shoona Bay

2
nights
Sharm El Sheikh

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Ras Um Sid, browse for treasures at St Catherine Shop, and then choose your vessel at Sheikh Coast Diving Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Heavenly Cathedral, then pause for some photo ops at Monument to the Victims of Plane Crash of Boeing 737, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Coptic Church.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Sharm El Sheikh trip itinerary app .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Marsa Alam to Sharm El Sheikh in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of car and ferry. April in Sharm El Sheikh sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 25°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

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Ras Um Sid ©
Ras Um Sid
Sheikh Coast Diving Center ©
Sheikh Coast Diving Center
Coptic Orthodox Church ©
Coptic Orthodox Church

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