Packing for conservative nations can be a small difficult, in particular if you are going in the course of a single of the hottest months of the year. Final July we headed to Egypt for two weeks and at initial I did really feel a small overwhelmed attempting to function out what to pack. Having said that, soon after going to I have to say that there was nothing at all to be worried about. I saw vacationers wearing an array of clothes alternatives, from tiny shorts and a crop leading to other folks covering themselves with way also numerous layers.

I assume the major factor to assume about when packing for Egypt is bringing pieces that are lightweight and breathable, but nonetheless modest to keep respectful to the nation you are going to.

What I Wore in Egypt

Linen Tops

  • We went to Egypt in July … and it was HOT! I advocate packing a couple of lightweight, linen button up tops in neutral colours. That way you can nonetheless cover up and be modest, but nonetheless be comfy.

I enjoy this black linen button up from Petal &amp Pup.

This quick sleeve utility shirt from ASOS is also a ideal alternative.

For Trousers go for Culottes

If you are hunting for a typical black pair ASOS has some terrific alternatives.

I also enjoy these khaki culottes from ASOS.

A camel colour also functions actually nicely in Egypt, verify out these pleated trousers from Petal and Pup.


  • If you have been following our travels for a though now you will know how a lot I enjoy jumpsuits – and they are ideal for Egypt! They are so lightweight and breathable, but nonetheless cover your legs.

  • If you bring along some jumpsuits that are strapped I recommend bringing along a scarf to cover up when necessary, or try to haggle for a single in the markets.

I am obsessed with this beige jumpsuit from Petal and Pup.

How cute is this spotted jumpsuit by Sabo Skirt!!

This loose blue &amp white stripped jumpsuit would also be ideal.


  • I generally lived in my converse for the whole trip. You want to put on footwear that are going to be comfy as you will be undertaking a lot of walking about all the remarkable sights.

  • I also packed a uncomplicated pair of sandals that would go with every thing. You want to pick one thing neutral and simple.

Additional Guidelines ON WHAT TO BRING TO EGYPT

  • Shirts more than tank tops. This way you can really feel comfy and modest, and also cover up from the harsh sun.

  • Pick loose fitting clothes that are breathable.

  • Do not overlook the sunscreen.

  • Pack a wide brimmed hat to safeguard you from the sun.

  • Bring a pair of sunnies.



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