11 days in Egypt & Kuwait City Itinerary

11 days in Egypt & Kuwait City Itinerary

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11 days in Egypt & Kuwait City Itinerary

Start: Kuwait City, Kuwait
1
Kuwait City, Kuwait
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
— 3 nights
Fly + taxi:  2​h
3
Alexandria, Egypt
— 2 nights
4
Cairo, Egypt
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Kuwait City, Kuwait

2
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Kuwait City, Kuwait

Kuwait City ©
Kuwait City, the country's capital and largest urban area, combines many of the aspects of a modern, rich city of the Gulf region, with a more rugged and ordinary core.
Family-friendly places like The Scientific Center and KidZania will thrill your kids. There's much more to do: get to know the resident critters at Kuwait Zoo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grand Mosque, make a trip to Spoons Complex, and immerse yourself in nature at Al Shaheed Park.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Kuwait City day trip site .

If you are flying in from Kuwait, the closest major airport is Kuwait International Airport. In July in Kuwait City, expect temperatures between 55°C during the day and 38°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to travel to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Kuwait City

Fun & Games Parks Theme Parks

Side Trip

Kuwaiti Maritime Museum
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The Scientific Center ©
The Scientific Center
Kuwait Zoo ©
Kuwait Zoo
Kuwait Towers ©
Kuwait Towers

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Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

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.
Family-friendly places like Na'ama Bay and Shark's Bay Beach will thrill your kids. Take a break from Sharm El Sheikh with a short trip to Scuba & Snorkeling in Dahab, about 1h 20 min away. The adventure continues: find something for the whole family at Mirage Divers, admire the local landmark of Musical Fountain Sharm el-Sheikh, take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Heavenly Cathedral, and enjoy the sand and surf at Ras Um Sid.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Sharm El Sheikh trip maker .

Traveling by flight from Kuwait City to Sharm El Sheikh takes 3 hours. The time zone difference moving from Arabia Standard Time to Eastern European Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Kuwait City in July, expect Sharm El Sheikh to be little chillier, temps between 44°C and 34°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can travel to Alexandria.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Scuba & Snorkeling
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Na'ama Bay ©
Na'ama Bay
Shark's Bay Beach ©
Shark's Bay Beach

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Alexandria, Egypt

Alexandria ©
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.
On the 3rd (Sat), explore the world behind art at Alexandria Library, then explore the ancient world of Pompey's Pillar, then take in nature's colorful creations at Montazah Gardens, and finally look for gifts at CREDO. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Bibliotheca Alexandrina, steep yourself in history at Fort Qaitbey, then get engrossed in the history at El Kobba El Samaweya, and finally test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

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You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Sharm El Sheikh to Alexandria in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In August, Alexandria is a bit cooler than Sharm El Sheikh - with highs of 37°C and lows of 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to catcht the bus to Cairo.

Things to do in Alexandria

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Bibliotheca Alexandrina ©
Bibliotheca Alexandrina
Montazah Gardens ©
Montazah Gardens
Fort Qaitbey ©
Fort Qaitbey

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Cairo, Egypt

Cairo ©
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Giza (Pyramids of Giza & Great Sphinx). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Egyptian Antiquities Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosque of Muhammad Ali, get a taste of the local shopping with Khan Al-Khalili, and walk around Al-Azhar Park.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Cairo online trip planner .

Take a bus from Alexandria to Cairo in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Alexandria in August: highs in Cairo hover around 41°C, while lows dip to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trip

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

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