4 days in Cairo & Alexandria Itinerary

4 days in Cairo & Alexandria Itinerary

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Cairo
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Alexandria
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Cairo

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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): get a taste of the local shopping with Khan Al-Khalili, then browse the exhibits of Gayer-Anderson Museum (Bayt al-Kiritliya), and then contemplate the long history of Mosque of Ibn Tulun.

For reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Cairo day trip planning site.

York, UK to Cairo is an approximately 11-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from York to Cairo is 2 hours. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from York in June, with highs in Cairo at 40°C and lows at 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to drive to Alexandria.

Things to do in Cairo

Shopping · Historic Sites · Museums
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Khan Al-Khalili ©
Khan Al-Khalili
Gayer-Anderson Museum (Bayt al-Kiritliya) ©
Gayer-Anderson Museum (Bayt al-Kiritliya)
Mosque of Ibn Tulun ©
Mosque of Ibn Tulun

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Alexandria

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.
For more things to do and more tourist information, read Alexandria route builder tool.

Getting from Cairo to Alexandria by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Cairo in June, expect nights in Alexandria to be about the same, around 25°C, while days are little chillier, around 35°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Alexandria

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
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Mamoura Beach
Mamoura Beach
El Kobba El Samaweya
El Kobba El Samaweya
El Qaed Ibrahim Mosque
El Qaed Ibrahim Mosque

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