11 days in Egypt Itinerary

11 days in Egypt Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Luxor
— 2 nights
2
Marsa Alam
— 1 night
3
Hurghada
— 3 nights
4
Dahab
— 1 night
5
Sharm El Sheikh
— 1 night
6
Giza
— 2 nights

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 5th (Thu): get answers to all your questions at ACE - Animal Care in Egypt, explore the ancient world of Temple of Karnak, and then pause for some photo ops at Luxor Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Medinet Habu and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Valley of the Kings.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Luxor day trip app.

London, UK to Luxor is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 2 hours. Traveling from London in November, expect nights in Luxor to be somewhat warmer, around °C, while days are much hotter, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to drive to Marsa Alam.

Things to do in Luxor

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

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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): kick back and relax at El Qulan Mangrove Forest and then enjoy the sand and surf at Sharm El Luli.

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You can drive from Luxor to Marsa Alam in 5.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Luxor in November, expect somewhat warmer with lows of °C in Marsa Alam. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Hurghada.

Things to do in Marsa Alam

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Sharm El Luli ©
Sharm El Luli
El Qulan Mangrove Forest ©
El Qulan Mangrove Forest

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Dolphin & Whale Watching and Hurghada Grand Aquarium. The adventure continues: make a splash at Makadi Water World, look for gifts at Super Naturals, and admire the landmark architecture of Mosque El Mina Masjid.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Hurghada road trip planning app.

Drive from Marsa Alam to Hurghada in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Hurghada can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Dahab.

Things to do in Hurghada

Theme Parks Wildlife Tours
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Makadi Water World ©
Makadi Water World
Jungle Aqua Park ©
Jungle Aqua Park

1
night
Dahab

Formerly a remote Bedouin village, Dahab now enjoys the status of a resort town and scuba diving heaven.
On the 11th (Wed), see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Dahab journey app.

Do a combination of ferry and bus from Hurghada to Dahab in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Dahab can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to drive to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Dahab

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Scuba & Snorkeling

1
night
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 12th (Thu), make a trip to Musical Fountain Sharm el-Sheikh, stroll through Ras Um Sid, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Na'ama Bay, and finally pick up a one of a kind souvenir at St Catherine Shop.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Sharm El Sheikh tour planner.

Traveling by car from Dahab to Sharm El Sheikh takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in November, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Giza.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Na'ama Bay ©
Na'ama Bay
Ras Um Sid ©
Ras Um Sid
Musical Fountain Sharm el-Sheikh ©
Musical Fountain Sharm el-Sheikh

2
nights
Giza

Giza ©
Situated on the Nile riverfront, the city of Giza remains best known for its pyramid complex.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): examine the collection at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities and then get the lay of the land with Walking tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sat): appreciate the history behind Great Sphinx and then explore the ancient world of Pyramids of Giza.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Giza trip maker site.

You can fly from Sharm El Sheikh to Giza in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or drive. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Giza when traveling from Sharm El Sheikh in November, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Giza

Historic Sites Tours Museums

Side Trip

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

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