14 days in Egypt Itinerary

14 days in Egypt Itinerary

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

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Orouba Mall, Ancient Roman Amphitheater and Carrefour City Center. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Fort Qaitbey and Pompey's Pillar. Visit Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa and King Farouk Palace for their historical value. The adventure continues: get your bearings at Bibliotheca Alexandrina, snap pictures at Stanley Bridge, take a leisurely stroll along Corniche, and take an in-depth tour of Alexandria National Museum.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Alexandria online journey planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Alexandria is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also fly. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Alexandria due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in December, things will get cooler in Alexandria: highs are around 23°C and lows about 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel to Luxor.

Things to do in Alexandria

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Historic Site
Fort Qaitbey
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Monument
Pompey's Pillar
3.5

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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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Temple of Karnak and Valley of the Kings. Get some cultural insight at Medinet Habu and Avenue of Sphinxes. And it doesn't end there: appreciate the history behind Luxor Temple, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, look for gifts at Gaddis & Co., and make a trip to Deir el-Shelwit Temple.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Luxor trip builder app.

Take a train from Alexandria to Luxor in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Alexandria in December: highs in Luxor hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Aswan.

Things to do in Luxor

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors · Museums
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Must see
Temple of Karnak
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Monument
Luxor Temple
4.7

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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 23rd (Mon), admire the engineering at Aswan High Dam, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Philae Temple, and then take an in-depth tour of Nubian Museum.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Aswan trip itinerary planning site.

Drive from Luxor to Aswan in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In December in Aswan, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Aswan

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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History Museum
Nubian Museum
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Religious Site
Philae Temple
4.7

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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 Tivoli Dome Zayed. Do some cultural sightseeing at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities and Great Sphinx. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Khan Al-Khalili and Nomad Gallery - Zamalek Main Branch. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cairo: Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids (in Saqqara) and Giza (Pyramids of Giza & Cairo Horse Riding School). Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Coptic Cairo, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, contemplate the waterfront views at Nile River, and walk around Al-Azhar Park.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Cairo trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Aswan to Cairo takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Aswan in December: highs in Cairo hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping · Museums

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