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Bucket list destinations: Egypt!

Ready to take a trip to Cairo, Egypt? Here's what you need to expect!

  • Arrival Airport for Cairo: Cairo International Airport

  • Distance from airport to attractions: Giza pyramids approx. 25 miles

King Tut's Tomb approx. 384 miles

Egyptian Museum approx. 13 miles

Karnack Temple approx. 423 miles

Valley of the Kings approx. 20 miles

Queen Hatshepsut Temple approx. 410 miles

Alexandria approx. 147 miles

  • Best/cheapest time to visit: Between Sept/Nov and Feb/April

  • Most convenient places to stay: Cairo, Heliopolis, 6th of October City, Zamalek

  • Taxi price from airport to Cairo: approx. $10 USD

  • Average hotel costs in Cairo: approx. $7-$40/night USD

  • Top attractions in Cairo: The pyramids of Giza

The Sphinx

Valley of the Kings

Dinner cruise on the Nile River

Egyptian Museum

King tut's tomb

  • Daily budget for Cairo: approx. $75


Visiting Egypt is a super affordable way to take a vacation. The hotels are cheap and the monuments are plentiful. Be advised that the weather during the summer months is brutal. Be sure to drink lots of water and get your vaccinations before traveling to avoid any illnesses. Ride a camel or view the sights, with so much to do and see, you'll never run out of things to do while in Cairo!

Happy travels!!

XOXO- Ashawna Lane



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