16 days in Algiers, Constantine & Skikda Itinerary

16 days in Algiers, Constantine & Skikda Itinerary

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16 days in Algiers, Constantine & Skikda Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  11​h 15​min
1
Algiers
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
Constantine
— 3 nights
train + Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Skikda
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Algiers
— 4 nights
Fly:  20​h 30​min
End: Kathmandu

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): examine the collection at Musee National du Bardo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique, and then pause for some photo ops at Memorial du Martyr. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the natural beauty at Le Jardin d'Essai du Hamma, take a stroll through Kasbah of Algiers, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ketchaoua Mosque.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Algiers trip itinerary builder .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Algiers is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubai to Algiers is minus 3 hours. While traveling from Dubai, expect slightly colder days and much colder nights in Algiers, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Constantine.

Things to do in Algiers

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Musee Public National de Cherchell
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Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique ©
Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique
Ketchaoua Mosque ©
Ketchaoua Mosque
Kasbah of Algiers ©
Kasbah of Algiers

3
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 next day, explore the ancient world of Tiddis Roman Ruins, take in the views from Pont Sidi M’Cid, then steep yourself in history at Palais d'Ahmed Bey, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Emir Abdelkader Mosquee, and finally appreciate the history behind Monument Aux Morts.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Constantine travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Algiers to Constantine takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Algiers in March: high temperatures in Constantine hover around 19°C and lows are around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to drive to Skikda.

Things to do in Constantine

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Emir Abdelkader Mosquee ©
Emir Abdelkader Mosquee
Palais d'Ahmed Bey ©
Palais d'Ahmed Bey
La Medina ©
La Medina

5
nights
Skikda

Skikda ©
Get some historical perspective at Basilique Saint Augustin and Guelma Roman Theatre. Explore Skikda's surroundings by going to Annaba (Hyppone & Ain Achir Beach) and Hammam Debagh Hot Springs (in Guelma).

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You can drive from Constantine to Skikda in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car. You'll set off for home on the 11th (Wed).

Things to do in Skikda

Parks Beaches Outdoors

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Annaba, Guelma
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Hammam Debagh Hot Springs ©
Hammam Debagh Hot Springs
Basilique Saint Augustin
Basilique Saint Augustin
Hyppone ©
Hyppone

4
nights
Algiers

Algiers ©
Popular historic sites such as Tombeau de la Chretienne and Le Bastion 23 - Palais des Rais are in your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Algiers: Tipasa (Ruines Romaines Tipaza & Tipasa Archaeological Park). Enjoy Algiers some more: get to know the fascinating history of La Rue Didouche Mourad, take in the waterfront at Le Port de Sidi Fredj, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jamaa El Kebir, and stroll the grounds of Mausolee Sidi Abderrahmane.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Algiers holiday planner.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Skikda to Algiers in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll have a few hours on the 15th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Algiers

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

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Tipasa Province
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Tombeau de la Chretienne ©
Tombeau de la Chretienne
Le Bastion 23 - Palais des Rais ©
Le Bastion 23 - Palais des Rais
La Rue Didouche Mourad ©
La Rue Didouche Mourad