Sharm El Sheikh— 6 nights
Dahab— 5 nights
Bus to Sharm El Sheikh, Fly to Amsterdam
Tue, Aug 11 - Sat, Aug 22
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Sharm El Sheikh
City of Peace
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.Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Na'ama Bay and Ras Um Sid. Get some cultural insight at The Heavenly Cathedral and St Catherine Shop. Spend the 12th (Wed) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Shark's Bay Beach, get outside with San Marino Water Sports, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.
To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Sharm El Sheikh online day trip planner.
Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Sharm El Sheikh is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Amsterdam to Sharm El Sheikh. Traveling from Amsterdam in August, things will get much hotter in Sharm El Sheikh: highs are around 45°C and lows about 35°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can go by car to Dahab.
Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh
Formerly a remote Bedouin village, Dahab now enjoys the status of a resort town and scuba diving heaven.Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Ain Khudra and Serabit el-Khadim Mountain. Take a break from the city and head to Scuba & Snorkeling and Coral Reefs. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Blue Hole, view the masterpieces at WICKEDiCANDY, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.
For more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Dahab tour itinerary builder.
You can drive from Sharm El Sheikh to Dahab in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Dahab, expect temperatures between 45°C during the day and 35°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Dahab
Ain Khudra, Serabit el-Khadim Mountain