13 days in Egypt Itinerary

13 days in Egypt Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Bengaluru
Fly + Drive:  16 h
1
Dahab
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Sharm El Sheikh
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  1 h 30 min
3
Hurghada
— 2 nights
Bus:  2 h 30 min
4
Luxor
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
5
Cairo
— 4 nights
Fly:  13 h 15 min
End: Bengaluru

1
night
Dahab

Formerly a remote Bedouin village, Dahab now enjoys the status of a resort town and scuba diving heaven.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): trot along with a tour on horseback and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Dahab attractions planner.

Bengaluru, India to Dahab is an approximately 16- hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. You'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from Bengaluru to Dahab due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Bengaluru in February, expect nights in Dahab to be about the same, around 18°C, while days are little chillier, around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Dahab

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Horseback Riding Tours

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): ponder the design of Musical Fountain Sharm el-Sheikh, then get outside with SOHO Tennis & Squash center, and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On your second day here, buy something for everyone on your list at SOHO Square and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

Plan my day in Sharm El Sheikh using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Dahab to Sharm El Sheikh in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to Hurghada.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
SOHO Square ©
SOHO Square
Off-Road Tours

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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Keep things going the next day: take in the waterfront activity at Hurghada Marina and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

Before you visit Hurghada, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Getting from Sharm El Sheikh to Hurghada by combination of flight and bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or drive. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Hurghada when traveling from Sharm El Sheikh in February, with lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can catch the bus to Luxor.

Things to do in Hurghada

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

3
nights
Luxor

Luxor ©
A monumental number of archaeological relics from ancient Egypt remain evident in Luxor, the former capital of the New Kingdom.
Luxor is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Temple of Karnak, explore the different monuments and memorials at Valley of the Kings, take in the spiritual surroundings of Medinet Habu, and get advice or help at ACE - Animal Care in Egypt.

To find traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Luxor trip tool.

Take a bus from Hurghada to Luxor in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect slightly colder evenings in Luxor when traveling from Hurghada in February, with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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ACE - Animal Care in Egypt ©
ACE - Animal Care in Egypt
Temple of Karnak ©
Temple of Karnak
Valley of the Kings ©
Valley of the Kings

4
nights
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cairo: Giza (Pyramids of Giza & Great Sphinx). There's still lots to do: get a tailor-made plan with Private Tours, view the masterpieces at Sondos Papyrus, stroll around Al-Azhar Park, and admire the striking features of Hanging Church (El Muallaqa, Sitt Mariam, St Mary).

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Cairo itinerary builder website.

You can fly from Luxor to Cairo in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Luxor in February, you will find days in Cairo are a bit cooler (25°C), and nights are about the same (13°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites Tours Parks

Side Trip

Giza
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Photography Tours
Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids ©
Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids
Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza

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