16 days in Egypt Itinerary

16 days in Egypt Itinerary

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1
Cairo
— 4 nights
2
Luxor
— 2 nights
3
Makadi Bay
— 4 nights
4
Alexandria
— 3 nights
5
Cairo
— 1 night

4
nights
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Pyramids of Giza, Cave Church, Statue of Ramses II, and other attractions you added. Get some cultural insight at Zamalek (Gezira Island) and Meidum Pyramid.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Cairo online trip itinerary maker.

Lahore, Pakistan to Cairo is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Pakistan Standard Time (PKT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a -3 hour difference. In April, Cairo is little chillier than Lahore - with highs of 34°C and lows of 19°C. On the 25th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Luxor.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks

Side Trips

Giza, Meidum Pyramid
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Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
Khan Al-Khalili ©
Khan Al-Khalili
Zamalek (Gezira Island) ©
Zamalek (Gezira Island)

2
nights
Luxor

Luxor ©
A monumental number of archaeological relics from ancient Egypt remain evident in Luxor, the former capital of the New Kingdom.
You've added Luxor Temple, Valley of the Kings, Temple of Karnak, and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): explore the ancient world of Tomb of King Tutankhamun (Tut), then delve into the distant past at Valley of the Kings, then get engrossed in the history at Luxor Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at Temple of Karnak. Here are some ideas for day two: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Luxor trip itinerary maker website.

You can fly from Cairo to Luxor in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cairo in April, expect nights in Luxor to be about the same, around 21°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 41°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Makadi Bay.

Things to do in Luxor

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites
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Valley of the Kings ©
Valley of the Kings
Temple of Karnak ©
Temple of Karnak
Luxor Temple ©
Luxor Temple

4
nights
Makadi Bay

Makadi Bay ©
Your day by day itinerary now includes Sindbad Aqua Park, Hurghada Grand Aquarium and Voodoo Divers. Do some cultural sightseeing at Mosque El Mina Masjid and Sand City. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Mahmya Island and Senzo Mall.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Makadi Bay day trip app.

You can drive from Luxor to Makadi Bay in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. When traveling from Luxor in April, plan for a bit cooler days in Makadi Bay, with highs around 37°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can travel to Alexandria.

Things to do in Makadi Bay

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trip

Hurghada
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Voodoo Divers ©
Voodoo Divers
Mahmya Island ©
Mahmya Island
Senzo Mall ©
Senzo Mall

3
nights
Alexandria

Alexandria ©
Known for its turbulent and eventful past, the port city of Alexandria retains a historic charm and atmosphere, boasting thousands of years of Egypt's cultural heritage.
You've now added El Alamein War Cemetery to your itinerary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed): stroll the grounds of El Alamein War Cemetery, contemplate the long history of Fort Qaitbey, and then admire the masterpieces at Bibliotheca Alexandrina.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Alexandria online visit planner.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Makadi Bay to Alexandria in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Makadi Bay in May: high temperatures in Alexandria hover around 32°C and lows are around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Cairo.

Things to do in Alexandria

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

El Alamein War Cemetery
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Fort Qaitbey ©
Fort Qaitbey
Bibliotheca Alexandrina ©
Bibliotheca Alexandrina
El Alamein War Cemetery ©
El Alamein War Cemetery

1
night
Cairo

Cairo ©
On the 4th (Fri), buy something for everyone on your list at City Stars Mall.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Cairo holiday planning tool.

Drive from Alexandria to Cairo in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. When traveling from Alexandria in May, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Cairo: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairo

Shopping · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Giza
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Cairo Festival City Mall ©
Cairo Festival City Mall
Great Sphinx ©
Great Sphinx
Musee de la Barque Solaire ©
Musee de la Barque Solaire

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