13 days in Egypt Itinerary

13 days in Egypt Itinerary

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13 days in Egypt Itinerary

Start: Paris
Fly:  8​h
1
Cairo
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Aswan
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Luxor
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
4
Cairo
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
5
Hurghada
— 2 nights
Fly:  12​h 15​min
End: Paris

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Nile River, walk around Al-Azhar Park, and then capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

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Paris, France to Cairo is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Paris to Cairo is 1 hour. Expect much hotter weather when traveling from Paris in February: highs in Cairo hover around 25°C, while lows dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel to Aswan.

Things to do in Cairo

Tours Parks Nature
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Photography Tours
Al-Azhar Park ©
Al-Azhar Park
Nile River
Nile River

3
nights
Aswan

Aswan ©
Plan an Aswan holiday and treat yourself to ancient wonders of the past along the Nile River.
On the 22nd (Sat), contemplate the long history of Nubian Village and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Philae Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the ancient world of Temple of Kom Ombo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Archangel Michael’s Coptic Orthodox Cathedral, and then see human ingenuity at work at Aswan High Dam.

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You can fly from Cairo to Aswan in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Cairo in February: highs in Aswan hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Luxor.

Things to do in Aswan

Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Temple of Kom Ombo
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Philae Temple ©
Philae Temple
Temple of Kom Ombo ©
Temple of Kom Ombo
Nubian Village ©
Nubian Village

2
nights
Luxor

Luxor ©
A monumental number of archaeological relics from ancient Egypt remain evident in Luxor, the former capital of the New Kingdom.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): look for gifts at Gaddis & Co.. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Deir el-Shelwit Temple, explore the different monuments and memorials at Valley of the Kings, and then contemplate the long history of Temple of Karnak.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Luxor online trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Aswan to Luxor in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Traveling from Aswan in February, plan for little chillier nights in Luxor, with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Luxor

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

3
nights
Cairo

Cairo ©
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cairo: Giza (Pyramids of Giza & Great Sphinx). Explore Cairo further: examine the collection at Egyptian Antiquities Museum, delve into the distant past at Giza Plateau, view the masterpieces at Oum El Dounia Gallery, and shop like a local with Khan Al-Khalili.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Cairo day trip tool .

Traveling by flight from Luxor to Cairo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Luxor in February: highs in Cairo hover around 25°C, while lows dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel to Hurghada.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Giza
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The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities ©
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities
Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids ©
Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): take in the waterfront activity at Hurghada Marina and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon): glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Hurghada day trip planning tool .

You can fly from Cairo to Hurghada in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Cairo in February, plan for a bit warmer days in Hurghada, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hurghada

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Scuba & Snorkeling
Parasailing & Paragliding

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