You can easily combine Egypt and Luxor in one holiday, spending three or four days in each place and travelling between them by air or more adventurously by overnight sleeper train but Egypt offers an array of other destinations which can be combined with Cairo, Luxor, or both
For a spell on the beach, the most access ible resort is Sharm El Sheikh, on the tip of Sinai peninsula, which has superb water sports, world class scuba diving and plenty of mid-range and luxury accommodation.
The River journey between Luxor and Aswan, the southern most navigable point on the Nile, can be a most romantic experience, whether you charter an open Felucca with crew, or travel in luxury on one of the many Floating Hotel Cruise Ships operated by several of Egypt’s leading five star hotels. These Cruises offer you fascinating glimpses of life on and beside the Nile, as well as visiting river side temple sites such as Edfu and Kom Ombo still further south to Luxor, the stupendous Cliffside Colossi and temples at Abu simble can be visited in one day by car, or combined with a trip to Aswan
Another popular Egypt Travel Packages is combining a visit to Luxor with a few days on the Red sea at Hurghada, a purpose-built resort town which offers a wide range of water sports and good scuba diving.