11 days in Egypt Itinerary

11 days in Egypt Itinerary

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Cairo
— 3 nights
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Luxor
— 3 nights
3
Alexandria
— 1 night
4
Aswan
— 3 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.
You've now added Egypt Tailor Made Day Tours to your itinerary. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Step Pyramid of Djoser and Mosque and Madrasa of Sultan Hassan. Visit Mit Rahina Museum and Mosque of Sultan Al-Ashraf Barsbay for their historical value. Next up on the itinerary: walk around Al-Azhar Park, contemplate the waterfront views at Nile River, and head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Cairo online tour 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. When traveling from Tel Aviv in March, plan for somewhat warmer days in Cairo, with highs around 29°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Luxor.

Things to do in Cairo

Side Trips

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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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Luxor

Luxor ©
A monumental number of archaeological relics from ancient Egypt remain evident in Luxor, the former capital of the New Kingdom.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Avenue of Sphinxes and Tomb of Ramses III. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Valley of the Artisans (Deir el-Medina) and Ramesseum (Mortuary Temple of Ramses II). And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Valley of the Nobles, get your bearings at ACE - Animal Care in Egypt, don't miss a visit to Deir el-Shelwit Temple, and see the interesting displays at Le Scarabe Papyrus Museum.

To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Luxor trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Cairo to Luxor takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Cairo in March, plan for somewhat warmer days in Luxor, with highs around 36°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to travel to Alexandria.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites · Museums
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Valley of the Artisans (Deir el-Medina) ©
Valley of the Artisans (Deir el-Medina)
Avenue of Sphinxes ©
Avenue of Sphinxes
Tomb of Ramses III
Tomb of Ramses III

1
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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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): explore the ancient world of Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral, and then browse the exhibits of Bibliotheca Alexandrina.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Alexandria holiday maker app.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Luxor to Alexandria in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Luxor, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Alexandria, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel to Aswan.

Things to do in Alexandria

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Bibliotheca Alexandrina ©
Bibliotheca Alexandrina
Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa ©
Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa
Saint Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral ©
Saint Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral

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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 2nd (Fri): see the interesting displays at Animalia, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Archangel Michael’s Coptic Orthodox Cathedral, and then get engrossed in the history at Nubian Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: delve into the distant past at Unfinished Obelisk, then contemplate the long history of Nubian Village, and then admire the engineering at Aswan High Dam.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Aswan road trip planning website.

Fly from Alexandria to Aswan in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Alexandria in April, expect Aswan to be a bit warmer, temps between 42°C and 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Aswan

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

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