9 days in Egypt Itinerary

9 days in Egypt Itinerary

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Luxor
— 1 night
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Marsa Alam
— 2 nights
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Hurghada
— 1 night
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Sharm El Sheikh
— 2 nights
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Cairo
— 2 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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): explore the ancient world of Temple of Karnak. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Medinet Habu and then explore the ancient world of Valley of the Kings.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Luxor day trip site.

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. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Luxor due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in June, things will get much warmer in Luxor: highs are around 49°C and lows about 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to drive to Marsa Alam.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites
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Temple of Karnak ©
Temple of Karnak
Medinet Habu ©
Medinet Habu
Valley of the Kings ©
Valley of the Kings

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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 20th (Sun): have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience and then head outdoors with Abu Dabbab Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Marsa Shoona Bay and then see the vivid underwater world at Elphinstone Reef.

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Getting from Luxor to Marsa Alam by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Luxor in June, plan for slightly colder days in Marsa Alam, with highs around 41°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to drive to Hurghada.

Things to do in Marsa Alam

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife
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Shark Diving
Elphinstone Reef ©
Elphinstone Reef
Marsa Shoona Bay ©
Marsa Shoona Bay

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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.
On the 22nd (Tue), take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Hurghada trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Marsa Alam to Hurghada in 4 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 44°C in June, and nighttime lows around 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Hurghada

Outdoors · Tours · Spas
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Horseback Riding Tours
Spas

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience and then wander the streets of Na'ama Bay. On the next day, buy something for everyone on your list at SOHO Square and then enjoy the sand and surf at Ras Um Sid.

To find reviews and more tourist information, read Sharm El Sheikh online route maker.

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Hurghada to Sharm El Sheikh takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or ride a ferry. In June in Sharm El Sheikh, expect temperatures between 43°C during the day and 32°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

Outdoors · Shopping · Beaches
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Shark Diving
Ras Um Sid ©
Ras Um Sid
Na'ama Bay ©
Na'ama Bay

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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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): see the interesting displays at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, then browse the exhibits of Oum El Dounia Gallery, and then get a taste of the local shopping with Khan Al-Khalili. On the next day, stop by Nomad Gallery - Zamalek Main Branch and then explore the ancient world of Pyramids of Giza.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Cairo day trip app.

Traveling by flight from Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In June, Cairo is little chillier than Sharm El Sheikh - with highs of 40°C and lows of 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums

Side Trip

Pyramids of Giza
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The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities ©
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities
Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
Khan Al-Khalili ©
Khan Al-Khalili

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