7 days in Red Sea and Sinai Itinerary

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Dahab
— 1 night
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Sharm El Sheikh
— 2 nights
Taxi to Sharm el-Sheikh, Fly to Hurghada
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Hurghada
— 3 nights
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Dahab — 1 night

Formerly a remote Bedouin village, Dahab now enjoys the status of a resort town and scuba diving heaven.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Dahab road trip planning tool.

Chennai, India to Dahab is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Chennai to Dahab is minus 3.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Dahab are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Sharm El Sheikh.
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Sharm El Sheikh — 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas and then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour. On the 4th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a stroll through Na'ama Bay and then browse the different shops at SOHO Square.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Sharm El Sheikh trip planning app.

You can drive from Dahab to Sharm El Sheikh in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Sharm El Sheikh can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to travel to Hurghada.
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Hurghada — 3 nights

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.
On the 5th (Tue), step off the mainland to explore Mahmya Island and then take in the waterfront activity at Hurghada Marina. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

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Do a combination of taxi and flight from Sharm El Sheikh to Hurghada in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or drive. In October, daily temperatures in Hurghada can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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Red Sea and Sinai travel guide

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Scuba & Snorkeling · Islands · Nightlife
The Red Sea Riviera mainly consists of popular resort cities scattered along the shoreline, which offer excellent conditions for a laidback, entertaining holiday. An abundance of both natural and archaeological landmarks--including national parks, ancient Egyptian tombs, structures, and monuments--makes a vacation in Red Sea and Sinai an unforgettable experience for history buffs, photographers, and families with kids. Your Red Sea and Sinai itinerary can also incorporate diving excursions, visits to traditional bazaars and mosques, and an exploration of the area's Ibiza-like nightlife.
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