14 days in Egypt Itinerary

14 days in Egypt Itinerary

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Alexandria
— 5 nights
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Luxor
— 2 nights
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Aswan
— 1 night
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Cairo
— 3 nights

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Alexandria

Alexandria ©

Mediterranean's Bride

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 day by day itinerary now includes Orouba Mall, Roman Amphitheatre and Carrefour City Center. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Fort Qaitbey and Bibliotheca Alexandrina. Visit Pompey's Pillar and Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa for their historical value. And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Alexandria National Museum, take in the waterfront at Corniche, steep yourself in history at King Farouk Palace, and snap pictures at Stanley Bridge.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Alexandria online driving holiday planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Alexandria is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also fly. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Alexandria, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Kuala Lumpur in December: high temperatures in Alexandria hover around 23°C and lows are around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel to Luxor.

Things to do in Alexandria

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Fort Qaitbey ©
Fort Qaitbey
Bibliotheca Alexandrina ©
Bibliotheca Alexandrina
Pompey's Pillar ©
Pompey's Pillar

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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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Temple of Karnak and Valley of the Kings. Get some cultural insight at Medinet Habu and Luxor Temple. And it doesn't end there: pause for some photo ops at Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari, stop by Gaddis & Co., make a trip to Deir el-Shelwit Temple, and take an in-depth tour of Luxor Museum.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Luxor online trip planner.

Traveling by train from Alexandria to Luxor takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Alexandria, expect a bit warmer days and little chillier nights in Luxor, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Aswan.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors · 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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Aswan

Aswan ©
Plan an Aswan holiday and treat yourself to ancient wonders of the past along the Nile River.
On the 23rd (Mon), admire the engineering at Aswan High Dam, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Philae Temple, and then take an in-depth tour of Nubian Museum.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Aswan trip itinerary planning site.

Drive from Luxor to Aswan in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In December in Aswan, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Aswan

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Philae Temple ©
Philae Temple
Nubian Museum ©
Nubian Museum
Aswan High Dam ©
Aswan High Dam

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Cairo

Cairo ©

City of a Thousand Minarets

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 Tivoli Dome Zayed. Do some cultural sightseeing at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities and Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Khan Al-Khalili and Nomad Gallery - Zamalek Main Branch. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cairo: Giza (Pyramids of Giza & Great Sphinx). Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Coptic Cairo, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, contemplate the waterfront views at Nile River, and trot along with Cairo Horse Riding School.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Cairo trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Aswan to Cairo takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Aswan in December: highs in Cairo hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

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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

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