14 days in Egypt Itinerary

14 days in Egypt Itinerary

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Luxor
— 2 nights
2
Hurghada
— 2 nights
3
Marsa Alam
— 2 nights
4
Saint Catherine
— 1 night
5
Dahab
— 1 night
6
Sharm El Sheikh
— 3 nights
7
Cairo
— 2 nights

2
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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 13th (Mon): get all the information you need at ACE - Animal Care in Egypt, then delve into the distant past at Temple of Karnak, and then delve into the distant past at Avenue of Sphinxes. On the 14th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: delve into the distant past at Medinet Habu, stroll the grounds of Valley of the Kings, and then make a trip to Deir el-Shelwit Temple.

To find photos and more tourist information, you can read our Luxor travel route builder site.

Vilnius, Lithuania to Luxor is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Vilnius in July, expect Luxor to be much hotter, temps between 48°C and 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to catch the bus to Hurghada.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites
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Temple of Karnak ©
Temple of Karnak
Medinet Habu ©
Medinet Habu
Avenue of Sphinxes ©
Avenue of Sphinxes

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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 15th (Wed): get outside with Outdoor Activities, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. On your second day here, take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mosque El Mina Masjid, and then see the vivid underwater world at Carless Reef.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Hurghada trip planner.

Take a bus from Luxor to Hurghada in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. July in Hurghada sees daily highs of 45°C and lows of 33°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can go by car to Marsa Alam.

Things to do in Hurghada

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Carless Reef ©
Carless Reef
Horseback Riding Tours

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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 17th (Fri): meet some fierce fish with a shark diving experience and then head outdoors with Abu Dabbab Beach. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Marsa Shoona Bay and then see the vivid underwater world at Elphinstone Reef.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Marsa Alam trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Hurghada to Marsa Alam takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Hurghada in July, expect nights in Marsa Alam to be about the same, around 32°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 41°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Saint Catherine.

Things to do in Marsa Alam

Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks
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Abu Dabbab Beach ©
Abu Dabbab Beach
Shark Diving
Elphinstone Reef ©
Elphinstone Reef

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night
Saint Catherine

Saint Catherine ©
Visitors flock to the town of Saint Catherine, nestled in the foothills of Mount Sinai, to explore the World Heritage Area's numerous religious and historic sights.
On the 19th (Sun), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Sinai.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Saint Catherine trip planner.

Do a combination of flight and taxi from Marsa Alam to Saint Catherine in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Marsa Alam in July: high temperatures in Saint Catherine hover around 38°C and lows are around 22°C. On the 19th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Dahab.

Things to do in Saint Catherine

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
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Mount Sinai ©
Mount Sinai

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Dahab

Formerly a remote Bedouin village, Dahab now enjoys the status of a resort town and scuba diving heaven.
On the 20th (Mon), take in the exciting artwork at WICKEDiCANDY and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Dahab tour app.

Getting from Saint Catherine to Dahab by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July, Dahab is a bit warmer than Saint Catherine - with highs of 44°C and lows of 34°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Dahab

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling

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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.
Take a break from the city and head to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Off-Road Tours. Get a sense of the local culture at Al Mustafa Mosque and St Catherine Shop. And it doesn't end there: have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience, pause for some photo ops at Monument to the Victims of Plane Crash of Boeing 737, kick back and relax at El Fanar, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Ras Um Sid.

For photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Sharm El Sheikh trip itinerary tool.

Drive from Dahab to Sharm El Sheikh in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 44°C, and evening lows to 34°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Shark Diving
Ras Um Sid ©
Ras Um Sid

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Cairo

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.
On the 24th (Fri), explore the ancient world of Pyramids of Giza and then delve into the distant past at Giza Plateau.

To find photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Cairo online route builder.

Traveling by flight from Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Sharm El Sheikh in July, with highs in Cairo at 41°C and lows at 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Giza
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Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities ©
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities
Giza Plateau ©
Giza Plateau

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