15 days in Algeria Itinerary

15 days in Algeria Itinerary

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15 days in Algeria Itinerary

Start: Algiers
Drive:  1​h 15​min
1
Tipasa Province
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Algiers
— 4 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
3
Tlemcen
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Oran
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
5
Annaba
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
6
Constantine
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
7
Batna
— 1 night
8
Bejaia
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h
End: Algiers

1
night
Tipasa Province

Tipasa Province ©
Resting on the pleasant Mediterranean coastline, Tipaza Province boasts an exciting ancient history, which left a large number of ruins and monuments in its wake.
On the 10th (Tue), admire the masterpieces at Musee Public National de Cherchell, steep yourself in history at Tombeau de la Chretienne, and then explore the ancient world of Le Mausolee Royal de Mauretanie. On the 11th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Mausolee de Sidi Elkebir, delve into the distant past at Ruines Romaines Tipaza, and then don't miss a visit to Tipasa Archaeological Park.

Make your Tipasa Province itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Algiers to Tipasa Province is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and car; or do a combination of bus and car. In December, daily temperatures in Tipasa Province can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to drive to Algiers.

Things to do in Tipasa Province

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Musee Public National de Cherchell, Mausolee de Sidi Elkebir
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Tombeau de la Chretienne ©
Tombeau de la Chretienne
Tipasa Archaeological Park ©
Tipasa Archaeological Park
Ruines Romaines Tipaza ©
Ruines Romaines Tipaza

4
nights
Algiers

Algiers
Overlooking a scenic bay, the Mediterranean port city of Algiers enthralls visitors with its imposing skyline, a blend of French colonial buildings, run-down high-rises, and whitewashed Islamic architecture nestled on the hillside.
Algiers is known for historic sites, parks, museums, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Le Jardin d'Essai du Hamma, appreciate the history behind Memorial du Martyr, see the interesting displays at Musee National du Bardo, and see a world frozen in time at Le Bastion 23 - Palais des Rais.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Algiers trip planner .

Drive from Tipasa Province to Algiers in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and bus. In December, daily temperatures in Algiers can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel to Tlemcen.

Things to do in Algiers

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Tassili n'Ajjer
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Le Jardin d'Essai du Hamma
Le Jardin d'Essai du Hamma
Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique ©
Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique
Memorial du Martyr ©
Memorial du Martyr

2
nights
Tlemcen

Tlemcen ©
Tlemcen is a city in north-western Algeria, and the capital of the province of the same name. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): get outside with Les Grottes de Beni Add, admire the landmark architecture of Mosquée Sidi Boumediene, and then don't miss a visit to Citadelle et Palais El Mechouar. Keep things going the next day: delve into the distant past at Great Mosque or Tlemcen and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Tlemcen National Park.

Discover how to plan a Tlemcen trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Algiers to Tlemcen takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Algiers to Tlemcen, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In December in Tlemcen, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can drive to Oran.

Things to do in Tlemcen

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Tlemcen National Park ©
Tlemcen National Park
Les Grottes de Beni Add ©
Les Grottes de Beni Add
Citadelle et Palais El Mechouar ©
Citadelle et Palais El Mechouar

2
nights
Oran

Oran ©
A cultural hub of Algeria, the coastal city of Oran boasts a long and varied history, from its founding by Moorish merchants in the 10th century, through centuries of Spanish, Ottoman, and French rule, and Algeria's bloody war for independence.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): don't miss a visit to La Gare d'Oran, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pacha Mosque, then contemplate the long history of Fort Santa Cruz, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Place du 1er Novembre. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Musee Ahmed Zabana, pause for some serene contemplation at La Cathedrale du Sacre Coeur, then admire the masterpieces at The Museum Of Modern Art Of Oran, and finally make a trip to La Porte d'Espagne.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Oran day trip planner .

You can drive from Tlemcen to Oran in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Tlemcen to Oran, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In December in Oran, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 7°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel to Annaba.

Things to do in Oran

Historic Sites Museums
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Fort Santa Cruz ©
Fort Santa Cruz
La Gare d'Oran ©
La Gare d'Oran
Place du 1er Novembre ©
Place du 1er Novembre

1
night
Annaba

Annaba ©
Annaba, informally known as Balad al-Unnâb, and Bona is a city in the north-eastern corner of Algeria near the Seybouse River, located in an eponymous province. Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Ain Achir Beach, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique Saint Augustin, and then see the interesting displays at Hyppone.

To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Annaba day trip planning tool .

You can fly from Oran to Annaba in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in December, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Constantine.

Things to do in Annaba

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Hyppone ©
Hyppone
Basilique Saint Augustin
Basilique Saint Augustin

2
nights
Constantine

Constantine ©
Not to be confused with Constantinople, the historical city from 330 to 1453 in Thrace, now Istanbul, Turkey.Constantine is the capital of Constantine Province in north-eastern Algeria. On the 21st (Sat), take in the views from Pont d'El-Kantara, take an in-depth tour of Musee National Cirta, then admire the landmark architecture of Palais d'Ahmed Bey, then snap pictures at Pont Sidi M’Cid, and finally wander the streets of La Medina. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun): explore the ancient world of Tiddis Roman Ruins, make a trip to Pont des Chutes, take in the spiritual surroundings of Emir Abdelkader Mosquee, then take in the views from Pont Sidi Rached, and finally appreciate the history behind Monument Aux Morts.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Constantine tour planning site .

Traveling by car from Annaba to Constantine takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Annaba in December: high temperatures in Constantine hover around 16°C and lows are around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can take a train to Batna.

Things to do in Constantine

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Emir Abdelkader Mosquee ©
Emir Abdelkader Mosquee
Pont Sidi M’Cid ©
Pont Sidi M’Cid
Monument Aux Morts ©
Monument Aux Morts

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night
Batna

Batna ©
Batna is the main city of Batna Province, Algeria. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): take in breathtaking views at Ghoufi, explore the ancient world of Timgad, then steep yourself in history at Lambaesis Ruins, and finally pause for some photo ops at 1st November Mosque.

To find photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Batna journey planning tool .

You can take a train from Constantine to Batna in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. Traveling from Constantine in December, Batna is a bit cooler at night with lows of 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Bejaia.

Things to do in Batna

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Ghoufi
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Timgad ©
Timgad
1st November Mosque ©
1st November Mosque
Ghoufi ©
Ghoufi

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Bejaia

Bejaia ©
A Mediterranean port and provincial capital, Bejaia juxtaposes ancient monuments and national parks with the center of the Algerian and Western Mediterranean oil industry.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): head outdoors with Parc National De Gouraya, then explore and take pictures at Pic des Singes, and then step into the grandiose world of Bab El Fouka.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Bejaia trip maker tool .

Getting from Batna to Bejaia by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. In December, Bejaia is a bit warmer than Batna - with highs of 21°C and lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bejaia

Outdoors Parks Nature
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Parc National De Gouraya ©
Parc National De Gouraya
Pic des Singes ©
Pic des Singes
Bab El Fouka ©
Bab El Fouka

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