9 days in Egypt Itinerary

9 days in Egypt Itinerary

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Alexandria
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Cairo
— 3 nights
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Luxor
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Alexandria

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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.
For traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Alexandria trip itinerary builder website.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Alexandria is an approximately 16-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Alexandria. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in December, expect Alexandria to be much colder, temps between 23°C and 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can drive to Cairo.

Things to do in Alexandria

Historic Sites · Museums · Fun & Games
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Historic Site
Fort Qaitbey
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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.
Get a sense of the local culture at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities and Great Sphinx. Popular historic sites such as Pyramids of Giza and Mosque of Sultan Al-Ashraf Barsbay are in your itinerary. Change things up with these side-trips from Cairo: Cairo Horse Riding School (in Giza) and Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids (in Saqqara). And it doesn't end there: take an exotic tour of a safari tour, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, look for gifts at Nomad Gallery - Zamalek Main Branch, and contemplate the waterfront views at Nile River.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Cairo trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Alexandria to Cairo in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. In December in Cairo, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel to Luxor.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Nature · Shopping

Side Trips

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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.
You'll explore and learn at Luxor Museum and Le Scarabe Papyrus Museum. Get a sense of the local culture at Temple of Karnak and Medinet Habu. And it doesn't end there: explore the different monuments and memorials at Valley of the Kings, get to know the fascinating history of Avenue of Sphinxes, make a trip to Deir el-Shelwit Temple, and appreciate the history behind Luxor Temple.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Luxor driving holiday planner.

Fly from Cairo to Luxor in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Cairo in December, you will find days in Luxor are somewhat warmer (28°C), and nights are slightly colder (11°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Museums
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Temple of Karnak
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Luxor Temple
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