9 days in Egypt Itinerary

9 days in Egypt Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Giza
— 1 night
2
Luxor
— 3 nights
3
Marsa Alam
— 1 night
4
Sharm El Sheikh
— 2 nights

1
night
Giza

Giza ©
Situated on the Nile riverfront, the city of Giza remains best known for its pyramid complex.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): pause for some photo ops at Great Sphinx, explore the ancient world of Pyramids of Giza, and then explore the ancient world of Meidum Pyramid.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Giza trip itinerary site.

Munich, Germany to Giza is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Munich to Giza is 1 hour. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Munich in March: high temperatures in Giza hover around 29°C and lows are around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can 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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Temple of Karnak and Medinet Habu. Get a sense of the local culture at Avenue of Sphinxes and Valley of the Artisans (Deir el-Medina). There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Tomb of Ramses VI, browse the different shops at Habiba Gallery, pause for some photo ops at Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Valley of the Kings.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Luxor trip planning website.

You can fly from Giza to Luxor in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Giza in March: highs in Luxor hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can go by car 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

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): kick back and relax at El Qulan Mangrove Forest and then get outside with Emperor Divers Marsa Alam. On the 4th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Marsa Shoona Bay and then explore the gorgeous colors at Elphinstone Reef.

For photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Marsa Alam travel planner.

Traveling by car from Luxor to Marsa Alam takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Luxor in April, expect nights in Marsa Alam to be about the same, around 24°C, while days are little chillier, around 34°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Marsa Alam

Wildlife · Outdoors · Parks
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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.
On the 5th (Fri), enjoy the sand and surf at Ras Um Sid, browse the exhibits of St Catherine Shop, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Sheikh Coast Diving Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at The Heavenly Cathedral and then appreciate the history behind Monument to the Victims of Plane Crash of Boeing 737.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Sharm El Sheikh trip itinerary maker site.

You can fly from Marsa Alam to Sharm El Sheikh in 6.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of car and ferry. In April, daytime highs in Sharm El Sheikh are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure
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Ras Um Sid ©
Ras Um Sid
Sheikh Coast Diving Center ©
Sheikh Coast Diving Center
The Heavenly Cathedral ©
The Heavenly Cathedral

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