22 days in Egypt Itinerary

22 days in Egypt Itinerary

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Luxor
— 4 nights
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Aswan
— 3 nights
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Sharm El Sheikh
— 3 nights
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Hurghada
— 2 nights
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Cairo
— 5 nights
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Alexandria
— 4 nights

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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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Dendera Temple Complex, Temple of Horus, Valley of the Queens, and other attractions. There's much more to do: delve into the distant past at Temple of Karnak, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Luxor Temple, and pause for some photo ops at Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Luxor trip maker site.

Cluj-Napoca, Romania to Luxor is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Cluj-Napoca in June, expect Luxor to be much warmer, temps between 49°C and 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to drive to Aswan.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Dendera Temple Complex, Temple of Horus
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Dendera Temple Complex
Dendera Temple Complex
Temple of Karnak ©
Temple of Karnak
Luxor Temple ©
Luxor Temple

3
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Aswan

Aswan ©
Plan an Aswan holiday and treat yourself to ancient wonders of the past along the Nile River.
You've added New Kalabsha, Mausoleum of Aga Khan, Monastery of St. Simeon, and other attractions to your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Philae Temple, see human ingenuity at work at Aswan High Dam, delve into the distant past at Unfinished Obelisk, and contemplate the long history of Nubian Village.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Aswan vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Luxor to Aswan takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 49°C in June, and nighttime lows around 32°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Aswan

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
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Philae Temple ©
Philae Temple
Elephantine Island ©
Elephantine Island
New Kalabsha ©
New Kalabsha

3
nights
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Blue Hole, Coral Reefs, Ras Um Sid, and other attractions you added.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Sharm El Sheikh online trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Aswan to Sharm El Sheikh takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. When traveling from Aswan in June, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Sharm El Sheikh: temperatures range from 43°C by day to 32°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Hurghada.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

Parks · Nature · Beaches

Side Trip

Dahab
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Ras Mohammed National Park ©
Ras Mohammed National Park
Na'ama Bay ©
Na'ama Bay
Blue Hole ©
Blue Hole

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Hurghada

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Carless Reef, Giftun Islands, Hurghada Grand Aquarium, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): take in the waterfront activity at Hurghada Marina, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Hurghada Grand Aquarium, and then head off the coast to Mahmya Island. On the next day, head off the coast to Giftun Islands and then stroll through Carless Reef.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Hurghada trip itinerary planning website.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Sharm El Sheikh to Hurghada in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or ride a ferry. In June, plan for daily highs up to 44°C, and evening lows to 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Hurghada

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
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Hurghada Marina ©
Hurghada Marina
Mahmya Island ©
Mahmya Island
Giftun Islands ©
Giftun Islands

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Mosque of Ibn Tulun, Museum of Islamic Arts, Ben Ezra Synagogue, and other attractions you added. Change things up with these side-trips from Cairo: Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids (in Saqqara) and Giza (Pyramids of Giza & Great Sphinx). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, take in the spiritual surroundings of Al-Azhar Mosque, steep yourself in history at Mosque of Muhammad Ali, and stroll around Al-Azhar Park.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Cairo day trip planning site.

You can fly from Hurghada to Cairo in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Hurghada in June, expect Cairo to be little chillier, temps between 40°C and 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to drive to Alexandria.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Giza, Memphis Historical Site, Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids
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Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities ©
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities
Great Sphinx ©
Great Sphinx

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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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes King Farouk Palace, Lighthouse of Alexandria, Fort Qaitbey, and other attractions. There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Montazah Gardens, snap pictures at Stanley Bridge, take a leisurely stroll along Corniche, and pause for some photo ops at Pompey's Pillar.

To see ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Alexandria trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Cairo to Alexandria in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Cairo in June: highs in Alexandria hover around 35°C, while lows dip to 25°C. On the 22nd (Mon), you're off to home.

Things to do in Alexandria

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Pompey's Pillar ©
Pompey's Pillar
Montazah Gardens ©
Montazah Gardens
Fort Qaitbey ©
Fort Qaitbey

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