15 days in Egypt Itinerary

15 days in Egypt Itinerary

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1
Aswan
— 2 nights
2
Luxor
— 3 nights
3
Alexandria
— 2 nights
4
Siwa
— 1 night
5
Cairo
— 4 nights

2
nights
Aswan

Aswan ©
Plan an Aswan holiday and treat yourself to ancient wonders of the past along the Nile River.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): delve into the distant past at Unfinished Obelisk, steep yourself in history at Nubian Village, and then admire the engineering at Aswan High Dam. On the 4th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Archangel Michael’s Coptic Orthodox Cathedral, then take an in-depth tour of Nubian Museum, and then explore the ancient world of Philae Temple.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Aswan online tour planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Aswan is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Aswan, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Kuala Lumpur in February, plan for little chillier days in Aswan, with highs around 32°C, while nights are much colder with lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can go by car to Luxor.

Things to do in Aswan

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Philae Temple ©
Philae Temple
Nubian Museum ©
Nubian Museum
Nubian Village ©
Nubian Village

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, appreciate the history behind Colossi of Memnon, get answers to all your questions at ACE - Animal Care in Egypt, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Medinet Habu.

To see photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Luxor trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Aswan to Luxor in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Traveling from Aswan in February, Luxor is slightly colder at night with lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Alexandria.

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

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): delve into the distant past at Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa, take in nature's colorful creations at Montazah Gardens, and then stop by CREDO. Keep things going the next day: admire the landmark architecture of St. Catherine's Cathedral, contemplate the long history of Fort Qaitbey, and then explore the world behind art at Bibliotheca Alexandrina.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Alexandria trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Luxor to Alexandria takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Luxor in February, expect nights in Alexandria to be about the same, around 12°C, while days are little chillier, around 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Siwa.

Things to do in Alexandria

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Feb 7 — 9:
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Fort Qaitbey ©
Fort Qaitbey
Montazah Gardens ©
Montazah Gardens
Bibliotheca Alexandrina ©
Bibliotheca Alexandrina

1
night
Siwa

Siwa ©
On the 10th (Mon), don't miss a visit to Cleopatra's Pool - Spring of Juba and then explore the fascinating landscape at Great Sand Sea.

For reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Siwa road trip site.

Getting from Alexandria to Siwa by car takes about 8 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Cairo.

Things to do in Siwa

Nature · Parks
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Great Sand Sea ©
Great Sand Sea
Cleopatra's Pool - Spring of Juba ©
Cleopatra's Pool - Spring of Juba

4
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Giza (Pyramids of Giza & Great Sphinx) and Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids (in Saqqara). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, shop like a local with Khan Al-Khalili, look for gifts at Nomad Gallery - Zamalek Main Branch, and take in the exciting artwork at Oum El Dounia Gallery.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Cairo online holiday planner.

You can drive from Siwa to Cairo in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight. In February in Cairo, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites · Tours · Shopping

Side Trips

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

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