15 days in Egypt Itinerary

15 days in Egypt Itinerary

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15 days in Egypt Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  7 h 45 min
1
Luxor
— 3 nights
Bus:  2 h 30 min
2
Hurghada
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  1 h 30 min
3
Sharm El Sheikh
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Dahab
— 1 night
+2
Bus + Taxi + Fly:  6 h
5
Cairo
— 4 nights
Fly:  7 h 45 min
End: London

3
nights
Luxor

Luxor ©
A monumental number of archaeological relics from ancient Egypt remain evident in Luxor, the former capital of the New Kingdom.
Luxor is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Temple of Karnak, take in the spiritual surroundings of Luxor Temple, get your bearings at ACE - Animal Care in Egypt, and stroll the grounds of Valley of the Kings.

Plan my day in Luxor using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

London, UK to Luxor is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from London in March, with highs in Luxor at 36°C and lows at 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to catch the bus to Hurghada.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites Museums
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ACE - Animal Care in Egypt ©
ACE - Animal Care in Egypt
Temple of Karnak ©
Temple of Karnak
Valley of the Kings ©
Valley of the Kings

3
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.
Hurghada is known for wildlife, nature, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, take in the waterfront activity at Hurghada Marina, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and step off the mainland to explore Mahmya Island.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Hurghada trip planner.

Getting from Luxor to Hurghada by bus takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive. March in Hurghada sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Hurghada

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hurghada Marina ©
Hurghada Marina
Safaris

3
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.
Sharm El Sheikh is known for wildlife, nature, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, browse the different shops at SOHO Square, ponder the design of Musical Fountain Sharm el-Sheikh, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Heavenly Cathedral.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Sharm El Sheikh online travel route builder.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Hurghada to Sharm El Sheikh takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or drive. April in Sharm El Sheikh sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Dahab.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
SOHO Square ©
SOHO Square
Safaris

1
night
Dahab

Formerly a remote Bedouin village, Dahab now enjoys the status of a resort town and scuba diving heaven.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): take in the exciting artwork at WICKEDiCANDY and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Dahab route builder tool.

Getting from Sharm El Sheikh to Dahab by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in April, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Dahab

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling

4
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Giza (Pyramids of Giza & Great Sphinx). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosque of Sultan Al-Ashraf Barsbay, and stroll around Al-Azhar Park.

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You can do a combination of bus and flight from Dahab to Cairo in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Dahab in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Cairo, with lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites Tours Shopping

Side Trip

Giza
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Photography Tours
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities ©
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities
Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza

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