Egypt

Egypt

OVERVIEW

Travelers have been visiting Egypt’s archaeological treasures for centuries — including the massive pyramids of Giza to thundering Mount Sinai. From ancient symbols like the Sphinx and Abu Simbel to gorgeous coastlines along the Red Sea, Egypt has something for everyone.

Gateway city: Cairo

Best time to travel: January through May and October through December

Highlights: Cairo, Luxor, Alexandria, Aswan, Abu Simbel, Pyramids of Giza, Hurghada, Sharm el Sheikh