15 days in Egypt Itinerary

15 days in Egypt Itinerary

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Cairo
— 3 nights
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Dahab
— 1 night
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Sharm El Sheikh
— 3 nights
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Hurghada
— 3 nights
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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cairo: Giza (Pyramids of Giza & Great Sphinx). Spend the 6th (Fri) behind the viewfinder with an inspiring photography tour. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, walk around Al-Azhar Park, stop by Nomad Gallery - Zamalek Main Branch, and don't miss a visit to Mosque of Sultan Al-Ashraf Barsbay.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Cairo trip planning tool.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Cairo. November in Cairo sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 19°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Dahab.

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The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities ©
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities
Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
Great Sphinx ©
Great Sphinx

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Dahab

Formerly a remote Bedouin village, Dahab now enjoys the status of a resort town and scuba diving heaven.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Dahab online day trip planner.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Cairo to Dahab in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cairo in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Dahab, with lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Sharm El Sheikh.

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Scuba & Snorkeling

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Sharm El Sheikh

City of Peace

An enviable location on the southern end of the Sinai Peninsula and year-round warm weather boost tourism in Sharm El Sheikh and make it one of Egypt's premier travel destinations.
Spend the 8th (Sun) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's lots more to do: buy something for everyone on your list at SOHO Square, wander the streets of Na'ama Bay, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and pause for some serene contemplation at The Heavenly Cathedral.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Sharm El Sheikh trip planner.

Drive from Dahab to Sharm El Sheikh in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. November in Sharm El Sheikh sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel to Hurghada.

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Scuba & Snorkeling
SOHO Square ©
SOHO Square
Safaris

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nights
Hurghada

Originally a small fishing town on the Red Sea coast, Hurghada developed into Egypt's premier beach destination thanks to its year-round sunny weather and world-class dive sites.
Spend the 11th (Wed) observing fascinating marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. There's lots more to do: take in the waterfront activity at Hurghada Marina, step off the mainland to explore Giftun Islands, take a pleasant ride with YallaHorse Riding, and take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

To find photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Hurghada trip itinerary builder site.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Sharm El Sheikh to Hurghada in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or ride a ferry. Expect slightly colder evenings in Hurghada when traveling from Sharm El Sheikh in November, with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a bus to Luxor.

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Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Hurghada Marina ©
Hurghada Marina
Safaris

4
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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.
Luxor is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Temple of Karnak, stop by Gaddis & Co., explore the ancient world of Tomb of Queen Nefertari, and get all the information you need at ACE - Animal Care in Egypt.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Luxor trip planning tool.

Getting from Hurghada to Luxor by bus takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive. Traveling from Hurghada in November, plan for little chillier nights in Luxor, with lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Outdoors
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Temple of Karnak ©
Temple of Karnak
Valley of the Kings ©
Valley of the Kings
Luxor Temple ©
Luxor Temple