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Holidays to Egypt in May

Travel to Egypt in May

holidays to Egypt in May, a vacation to Egypt is one of those experiences that every lover of travel has the desire to know. Its rich ancient culture, traditions, landscapes, and all the mystery that surrounds it are certain ingredients that every going to Egypt in May can experience when spending a few days between Cairo, the Nile River, and the Red Sea. A thousand-year-old country, where a powerful civilization has already taken over much of the known world 7,000 years ago, being one of the oldest continuously inhabited places on the planet.

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The Pharaonic past is the highlight in any travel to Egypt in May and makes everyone travel in time. To know the famous pyramids, the monumental temples and the tombs of the ancient pharaohs is something not to be missed. To visit the Egyptian Museum in Cairo is to dive into centuries of history, a fascinating experience with all-inclusive holidays to Egypt in May. Navigating the most extensive river in the world that gives life to Egypt, the Nile River, is an even more incredible adventure. The landscape mixes the yellow of the desert, the green of the river banks, the life and movement of the peasants who since the time of the pharaohs have grown cereals and fruits in all its extension. Knowing and relaxing in the Red Sea after days of visits and tours more focused on the history of the country is the perfect end to really enjoy all that Egypt has more special, start to check our cheap holidays to Egypt in May.

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holidays to Egypt in May 2021

DayDataHoliday NameType
SaturdayMay 01Labour DayInternational Workers' Day
SundayMay 02Coptic Easter Sunday
MondayMay 03Sham El NessimMonday after Orthodox Easter. Spring Festival
ThursdayMay 13End of Ramadan & Eid Al FitrNational Holiday

3 Days Egypt Tour Cairo, Alexandria

3 day
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3 Days Cairo Tours Package

3 day
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3 Days Cairo, Luxor Tour Package

3 day
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3 Day in Luxor City Break

3 day
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3 Days Trip Luxor and Aswan from Hurghada

3 day
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4 Days Cairo Tours Package

4 day
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4 Days Cairo and Luxor Vacation Package

4 day
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4 Day Luxor and Aswan, Abu Simbel Tour

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4 days Cairo and Abu Simbel vacations package

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4 Days Cairo and Aswan Tour Package

4 day
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Nile Cruise Aswan Luxor 3 Night

4 days, 3 night nile river cruise
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5 Day Cairo Short Break

5 day
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5 Days Nile Cruise from Hurghada to Luxor and Aswan

5 Days, 4 night nile river cruise
Availability : Every Saturday/Monday/Thursday From Luxor
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Start From$385

5 Days Luxor and Aswan Nile Cruise from Cairo

5 Days, 4 night nile river cruise
Availability : Every Saturday/Monday/Thursday From Luxor
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5 Days Cairo, Luxor, Aswan Tour by Sleeper Train

5 day
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6 Days Cairo and Alexandria vacation

6 day
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7 days egypt tour package

7 Days, 6 Nights Egypt Tour Packages

7 day
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7 Days Egypt Tour

7 Days Cairo and Nile Cruise package

7 day
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One week in Egypt itinerary
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7 Days Hurghada and Cairo holiday

7 Days Cairo and Hurghada Holiday

7 day
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Egypt itinerary 7 days

7 Days Cairo, Luxor and Hurghada Holiday

7 day
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7 days Cairo and Sharm El Sheikh

7 days Cairo and Sharm El Sheikh tours

7 day
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7 Days Cairo, Alexandria & Luxor Tour
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Egypt Itinerary 8 Days
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8 days tour in Egypt
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Egypt in 9 days

9 Day Cairo, Nile Cruise and Hurghada

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Excursions in Egypt

10 Days Excursion in Egypt

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White Desert Egypt Tour

2 days - 1 Night
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Tour from Cairo to St Catherine's monastery

Tour from Cairo to St Catherine’s Monastery

2 days - 1 Night
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Nile Cruise from Cairo to Luxor and Aswan

Nile Cruise from Cairo to Luxor and Aswan

5 Days, 4 night nile river cruise
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Cairo and Hurghada Holiday

5 Days Cairo and Hurghada Holiday

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cairo and sharm el sheikh package

5 days Cairo and Sharm el sheikh Package

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Cairo Luxor Aswan tour package

5 Days Cairo, Luxor & Aswan Tour Package

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trip from hurghada to Cairo by plane

5 Days Trip from Hurghada to Cairo by plane

5 day
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6 Days Cairo Luxor Aswan Tour Package

6 Days Cairo, Luxor & Aswan Tour Package

6 day
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6 Days Cairo and Nile Cruise Vacation

6 Days Cairo and Nile Cruise Vacation

6 day
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6 days Cairo, Alexandria & Egyptian Sahara

6 day
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Cairo and Sharm el sheikh Package
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Cairo Luxor and Hurghada Overland tours

6 days Cairo, Luxor & Hurghada Overland tours

6 day
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Cairo and Hurghada all inclusive

6 days Cairo and Hurghada Package

6 day
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all inclusive trip to Cairo Egypt

6 Days all inclusive Vacation to Cairo Egypt

6 day
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6 Days Cairo Egypt Vacation Package

6 day
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Egypt tour guide
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7 days Cairo Luxor Abu Simbel tour And Sahara

7 day
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all inclusive Egypt

11 Days All inclusive Egypt

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11 Day Egypt Itinerary

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Journey to Egypt

11 Days Adventure Journey to Egypt

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Egypt in May weather

Weather in Egypt in May

How is the weather in Egypt in May?
In May, the maximum temperature is 32 °C ( and the minimum temperature is 18°C. The climate is hot there in May. It does not rain (or it rains exceptionally) during the month of May. You won’t get wet throughout your vacation in Egypt!

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    General Tips:

    • The official currency in Egypt is the “Egyptian Pound”.
    • Egypt is a country that speaks Arabic, but many of its residents speak English fluently alongside many other foreign languages.
    • We recommend that you go through an experienced travel agency that will save you a lot of trouble.
    • Do not be afraid to eat foods popular in Egypt, such as Kushari and Ful medames & Ta'meya.
    • Buy a SIM card upon arrival in Egypt so you can call anyone you want.

    Quality Measures :

    • We employ efficient drivers who drive extremely safely.
    • We use Qualified Egyptologists.
    • The choice of hotels is up to you. We can suggest hotels with good location and price.
    • Affordable price ensuring an unforgettable travel experience.
    • No Hidden expenses and no surprises.
    • We are very flexible to achieve everything you wish for.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Travel to Egypt advisory, and useful information for tourists in Egypt, I’m sure you’re wondering about this.

    Is May a good time to visit Egypt?

    Egypt is a very warm country but its temperatures also vary greatly depending on the time of year and the area. The best dates to know Egypt are those of spring and autumn. during the month of May. You won’t get wet throughout your vacation in Egypt!

    where to go in Egypt in May?

    Egypt is characterized by many tourist areas, which are an important source of national income for the state, and on the other hand, the country makes many efforts for tourism development. Egypt was distinguished by many tourist areas, including the monastery of St. Catherine, the Luxor Temple and Hatshepsut, the pyramids and many coastal cities such as Hurghada and Alexandria with their monuments.

    What should I pack for Egypt in May?

    • Swimsuit and a cover-up if your hotel has a pool or if you are going to a beach.
    • Pairs of underwear.
    • Pair of solid walking shoes
    • Loose-fitting, wide-legged ankle-length pants.
    • Ankle length lightweight skirt.
    • Lightweight scarves.
    • Pair of sunglasses.

    If you are a woman and you are thinking of flying to the magical country of the pyramids, try to wear loose clothing that covers your shoulders and legs. Take a handkerchief to cover your head, you will need it to enter some temples and mosques.

    What time does the sun go down? May in Cairo?

    The sunsets between 18:40 and 19:05 in May in Cairo.

    Is Egypt safe to visit?

    Egypt is a country that receives millions of tourists who are interested in caring for and keeping them safe. The country of the Nile is safe nowadays, especially the areas of tourist interest, which are the ones that interest you: Cairo, the Nile, the Giza pyramids, Luxor, Abu Simbel…

    You can travel alone, take a romantic tour with your partner and children without any problem and with the normal precautions you would have anywhere else.

    If there is one thing that should worry you about Egypt, it is heat and dehydration.

    Is it easy to get a tourist visa?

    Visitors to Egypt must obtain an application for a visa to visit Egypt from the Egyptian embassies and consulates in their country and have a valid passport with at least 6 months remaining, given that this process may take weeks for the Egyptian authorities to agree to visit Egypt. Or if you are a citizen of these countries (Australia & Canada & Japan & New Zealand & Malaysia & the United States) you can obtain a visa upon arrival for 25 US dollars.

    What is Egypt weather in Summer?

    It’s recommended not to travel to Egypt in summer. So avoid the full August except if you go to the Red Sea, where the temperatures are more agreeable and you can go to the beach and practice skin-diving. In winter the nights can be quite cold, for what it’s in the habit of recommending to avoid also December, January and February.

    How does Ramadan affect tourists in Egypt?

    Pay attention to Ramadan, in spring or summer. On these days, Muslims do not eat or drink while the sun is shining. You can find many establishments closed and the rhythm of the cities decreases a lot. Keep this in mind.

    Why do you need a passport?

    Yes, to enter Egypt you need a passport valid for at least 6 months. You must also apply for a tourist visa which you can get:

    At the airport in Cairo

    On the website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Egypt

    Is Egypt child friendly? Is Egypt safe for families?

    No problem. You won’t find the typical comforts such as diaper changing facilities, child seats in the vehicles or adapted parks, but the attitude of the Egyptians is especially kind to children. The country is safe and comfortable in that respect.

    Can women alone travel to Egypt?

    Yes, women can travel alone in Egypt while taking normal precautions.

    Is it worth it to use a travel agent?

    This decision is very personal. we prefer to make the trip to Egypt organized by a travel agency since, that way, you don’t have to worry about anything and you just enjoy the experience. (unless you have extensive knowledge of Egyptology) we think it is important that your private guide explains what you’re seeing in each moment, as well as a brief explanation of the historical context of each monument and details about the culture and customs of the country.

    What are the Best Activities to Do in Egypt?

    • Giza Pyramids
    • Great Sphinx
    • Abu Simbel Temple
    • Valley of the Kings
    • Karnak Temple
    • Philae Temple
    • White Desert
    • Siwa Oasis
    • Khan el-Khalili
    • Al Azhar mosque

    When can we travel again to Egypt post covid 19?

    Contact your travel agent in Egypt and check the website of your home country’s government and the government of Egypt before traveling or applying for a visa.