14 days in Egypt Itinerary

14 days in Egypt Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Cairo
— 2 nights
2
Dahab
— 1 night
3
Sharm El Sheikh
— 3 nights
4
Hurghada
— 2 nights
5
Luxor
— 3 nights
6
Aswan
— 1 night
7
Abu Simbel
— 1 night

2
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Cairo: Giza (Pyramids of Giza & Great Sphinx). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosque of Sultan Al-Ashraf Barsbay, explore the ancient world of Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids, and contemplate the long history of Mosque of Muhammad Ali.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Cairo trip maker app.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Cairo. Expect a daytime high around °C in February, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to Dahab.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Giza
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Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities ©
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities
Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids ©
Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids

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 5th (Wed): take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Dahab holiday builder website.

Fly from Cairo to Dahab in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cairo in February, expect somewhat warmer with lows of °C in Dahab. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Dahab

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Horseback Riding Tours

3
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.
Sharm El Sheikh is known for wildlife, nature, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, stroll through Na'ama Bay, take in the spiritual surroundings of Coptic Orthodox Church, and browse the different shops at SOHO Square.

To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Sharm El Sheikh trip planner.

Getting from Dahab to Sharm El Sheikh by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can go by car to Hurghada.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

Outdoors Tours Shopping
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Scuba & Snorkeling
SOHO Square ©
SOHO Square
Bibo Viaggi ©
Bibo Viaggi

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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.
On the 9th (Sun), glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms. On the 10th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: go for a stroll along the water at Hurghada Marina and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Hurghada trip itinerary planning tool.

Drive from Sharm El Sheikh to Hurghada in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Traveling from Sharm El Sheikh in February, Hurghada is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to take a bus to Luxor.

Things to do in Hurghada

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
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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, don't miss a visit to Deir el-Shelwit Temple, see the interesting displays at Le Scarabe Papyrus Museum, and pause for some photo ops at Luxor Temple.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Luxor trip planner.

Take a bus from Hurghada to Luxor in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Hurghada in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Luxor, with lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Aswan.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites Museums
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Temple of Karnak ©
Temple of Karnak
Valley of the Kings ©
Valley of the Kings
Luxor Temple ©
Luxor Temple

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night
Aswan

Aswan ©
Plan an Aswan holiday and treat yourself to ancient wonders of the past along the Nile River.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): step off the mainland to explore Elephantine Island, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Philae Temple, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Archangel Michael’s Coptic Orthodox Cathedral.

Make your Aswan itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Drive from Luxor to Aswan in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. February in Aswan sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel to Abu Simbel.

Things to do in Aswan

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Philae Temple ©
Philae Temple
Elephantine Island ©
Elephantine Island

1
night
Abu Simbel

Abu Simbel ©
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): delve into the distant past at Abu Simbel Temple Complex.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Abu Simbel online day trip planner.

You can fly from Aswan to Abu Simbel in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In February in Abu Simbel, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Abu Simbel

Historic Sites
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Abu Simbel Temple Complex ©
Abu Simbel Temple Complex

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