11 days in Egypt Itinerary

11 days in Egypt Itinerary

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

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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 Egypt Tailor Made Day Tours. Explore hidden gems such as Step Pyramid of Djoser and Mosque of Sultan Al-Ashraf Barsbay. Get some historical perspective at Mit Rahina Museum and Mosque and Madrasa of Sultan Hassan. Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Al-Azhar Park, take in the exciting artwork at Oum El Dounia Gallery, and get outside with Outdoor Activities.

For more things to do and other tourist information, read our Cairo online road trip planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Cairo is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Tel Aviv in March, expect nights in Cairo to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Alexandria.

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Egypt Tailor Made Day Tours ©
Egypt Tailor Made Day Tours
Step Pyramid of Djoser ©
Step Pyramid of Djoser
Mosque and Madrasa of Sultan Hassan ©
Mosque and Madrasa of Sultan Hassan

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Alexandria National Museum and then admire the masterpieces at Bibliotheca Alexandrina.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Alexandria online trip maker.

You can drive from Cairo to Alexandria in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Cairo in March: highs in Alexandria hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel to Aswan.

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Bibliotheca Alexandrina ©
Bibliotheca Alexandrina
Alexandria National Museum ©
Alexandria National Museum

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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 30th (Tue), get engrossed in the history at Nubian Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Archangel Michael’s Coptic Orthodox Cathedral, and then examine the collection at Animalia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Wed): delve into the distant past at Unfinished Obelisk, steep yourself in history at Nubian Village, and then see human ingenuity at work at Aswan High Dam.

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Traveling by flight from Alexandria to Aswan takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Alexandria in March, with highs in Aswan at 37°C and lows at 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Luxor.

Things to do in Aswan

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Nubian Museum ©
Nubian Museum
Animalia ©
Animalia
Nubian Village ©
Nubian Village

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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.
Medinet Habu and Tomb of Ramses VI will appeal to history buffs. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Avenue of Sphinxes and Tomb of Ramses III. There's still lots to do: explore the ancient world of Valley of the Artisans (Deir el-Medina), get answers to all your questions at ACE - Animal Care in Egypt, don't miss a visit to Deir el-Shelwit Temple, and pause for some photo ops at Tomb of Queen Nefertari.

To find out how to plan a trip to Luxor, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Aswan to Luxor in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Expect little chillier evenings in Luxor when traveling from Aswan in March, with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites · Museums
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Tomb of Ramses III
Tomb of Ramses III
Medinet Habu ©
Medinet Habu
Tomb of Ramses VI
Tomb of Ramses VI

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