Egypt Short Breaks

2024 / 2025

Unveiling Egypt’s Wonders: Egypt Short Breaks for Every Explorer

Short on time but brimming with wanderlust? Our Egypt short breaks offer the perfect solution. Immerse yourself in the magic of this ancient land with expertly curated short itineraries ranging from 2 to 6 days. Explore iconic landmarks, and cruise the majestic Nile. Delve into the heart of the desert – all within a convenient timeframe. These tours encompass the historical grandeur of Cairo, Luxor, Aswan, and Alexandria, along with the serene relaxation of a Nile cruise and the adventurous spirit of desert safaris.

Egypt Best Vacations is delighted to offer budget-friendly short breaks. Budget Egypt tours allow you to explore Egypt’s wonders without straining your finances. Discover the beauty of Egypt’s diverse cities with comfortable accommodations and sleeper trains for seamless travel between destinations.

Your Egypt short break begins in Cairo, the bustling capital teeming with ancient wonders and modern vibrancy. No visit to Egypt is complete without a Great Pyramids tour. Marvel at the majestic Pyramids of Giza and the enigmatic Sphinx, testaments to the ingenuity of ancient Egyptian civilization. Delve deeper into the past at the Egyptian Museum, home to an extensive collection of artifacts.

Best Egypt Short Breaks

Alexandria, with its Greco-Roman heritage, offers a refreshing coastal contrast to the southern cities. Discover the wonders of Alexandria with visits to the Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa, the Roman Amphitheatre, and the impressive Bibliotheca Alexandrina, a modern marvel that pays homage to the ancient Library of Alexandria.

Next on your short Egypt itinerary is Luxor, a city often referred to as the world’s greatest open-air museum. Here, you can explore the Valley of the Kings, where the tombs of the Pharaohs, including that of Tutankhamun, are nestled in the arid hills. The grandeur of the Karnak and Luxor Temples will leave you in awe, showcasing the architectural prowess of ancient Egyptians.

Traveling further south, Aswan greets you with its scenic beauty and rich history. A highlight of any trip here is a visit to the Abu Simbel temples, monumental structures carved out of mountainsides by Ramses II. Aswan’s Nubian culture and the tranquil beauty of the Nile make it a perfect stop on your journey.

Nile Cruise: Sail in Luxury or Traditional Charm

No Egypt short break is complete without a Nile cruise. Or embark on one of our Egypt tours with a Nile cruise. Choose from a variety of options to suit your style and preference:

  • Large Nile Cruise Ship: Enjoy all the luxuries and amenities of a floating hotel as you sail down the Nile.
  • Dahabiya Cruise: Opt for a more intimate and traditional experience on a smaller, elegant sailing boat.
  • Felucca Cruise: For the adventurous, a felucca offers a rustic and authentic way to experience the Nile.

After soaking in Egypt’s rich history, unwind by the Red Sea in Hurghada or Sharm El-Sheikh. These coastal paradises offer pristine beaches, vibrant coral reefs, and a plethora of water activities, providing the perfect relaxation segment of your Egypt short break.

For those seeking adventure, our Egypt short breaks include exhilarating desert safaris. Explore the otherworldly landscapes of the White Desert, with its surreal rock formations and vast expanses of white sand. Alternatively, venture to the Siwa Oasis, a remote paradise known for its lush date palms, salt lakes, and rich culture.

Book your Egypt Tour

Whether you’re planning a 2 day Egypt tour, a 3 day Egypt itinerary, a 4 day Egypt itinerary, a 5 day Egypt itinerary, or a 6 day Egypt itinerary, we offer flexible options to fit your schedule and interests. Each itinerary is crafted to provide a balance of historical exploration, cultural immersion, relaxation, and adventure, ensuring a memorable and fulfilling experience.

Embark on a journey like no other with our Egypt short breaks, where every moment is filled with wonder, relaxation, and adventure. Book your perfect itinerary today and uncover the timeless beauty of Egypt.