31 days in Algeria Itinerary

31 days in Algeria Itinerary

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Start: Sacramento
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  23 h 45 min
1
Cherchell
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Algiers
— 7 nights
Fly:  2 h
3
Bejaia
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Setif
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Constantine
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
6
Tamanrasset
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h 45 min
7
Oran
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
8
Tlemcen
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
9
Mostaganem
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  25 h
End: Sacramento

3
nights
Cherchell

Cherchell ©
Cherchell is a seaport town in the Province of Tipaza, Algeria, 55 miles west of Algiers. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cherchell: Barrage de Ghrib (in Ain Defla), Tipasa Archaeological Park (in Tipasa) and Sidi Rached (Royal Mausoleum of Mauretania & Tombeau de la Chretienne). There's more to do: admire the masterpieces at Musee Public National de Cherchell and explore the ancient world of Ruines Romaines Tipaza.

To find maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Cherchell trip itinerary builder.

Sacramento, USA to Cherchell is an approximately 23.5- hour combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9 hours traveling from Sacramento to Cherchell. Traveling from Sacramento in July, things will get a bit warmer in Cherchell: highs are around 102°F and lows about 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Algiers.

Things to do in Cherchell

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Tipasa, Sidi Rached, Barrage de Ghrib
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Tombeau de la Chretienne ©
Tombeau de la Chretienne
Musee Public National de Cherchell ©
Musee Public National de Cherchell
Barrage de Ghrib ©
Barrage de Ghrib

7
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.
Shop till you drop at Palais of Rais - Bastion 23 and Centre Commercial Babzouar. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Algiers: Mausolee de Sidi Elkebir (in Blida) and Lac Dhaya (in Medea). Spend the 7th (Sun) exploring nature at Tassili N'Ajjer National Park. The adventure continues: visit Kasbah of Algiers, take in nature's colorful creations at Le Jardin d'Essai du Hamma, find something for the whole family at Teri Park, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Ketchaoua Mosque.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Algiers travel route builder app.

Traveling by car from Cherchell to Algiers takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Cherchell in July, with highs in Algiers at 90°F and lows at 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Bejaia.

Things to do in Algiers

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Mausolee de Sidi Elkebir, Tassili N'Ajjer National Park, Lac Dhaya
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Le Jardin d'Essai du Hamma
Le Jardin d'Essai du Hamma
Kasbah of Algiers ©
Kasbah of Algiers
Tassili N'Ajjer National Park ©
Tassili N'Ajjer National Park

3
nights
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.
When in Bejaia, make a side trip to see Caves of Jijel in Jijel, approximately Jijel away. The adventure continues: head outdoors with Parc National De Gouraya, pause for some photo ops at Manuel Teixeira Gomes Monument, explore the striking landscape at Cap Carbon, and explore the historical opulence of Bab El Fouka.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Bejaia trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Algiers to Bejaia in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of flight and car. Expect a daytime high around 86°F in July, and nighttime lows around 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can go by car to Setif.

Things to do in Bejaia

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Caves of Jijel
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Cap Carbon ©
Cap Carbon
Parc National De Gouraya ©
Parc National De Gouraya
Pic des Singes ©
Pic des Singes

2
nights
Setif

Setif ©
Provincial capital Setif retains much of its ancient past and looks proudly to the future.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): stop by Bijoutrie el Kahina, then head outdoors with Entente de Setif, then don't miss a visit to Ain El Fouara, and finally take an in-depth tour of Setif Museum - Musee d'archeologie. Keep things going the next day: browse the different shops at Park Mall.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Setif trip maker website.

You can drive from Bejaia to Setif in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Bejaia in July, you will find days in Setif are somewhat warmer (95°F), and nights are a bit cooler (64°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Constantine.

Things to do in Setif

Outdoors Shopping Museums
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Entente de Setif ©
Entente de Setif
Park Mall ©
Park Mall
Ain El Fouara ©
Ain El Fouara

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. Get out of town with these interesting Constantine side-trips: Guelma (Guelma Roman Theatre & Hammam Debagh Hot Springs). The adventure continues: take in the views from Pont Sidi M’Cid, contemplate the long history of Palais d'Ahmed Bey, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Emir Abdelkader Mosquee, and make a trip to Monument Aux Morts.

For ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Constantine holiday builder site.

You can drive from Setif to Constantine in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In July, daytime highs in Constantine are 96°F, while nighttime lows are 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Tamanrasset.

Things to do in Constantine

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Guelma
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Emir Abdelkader Mosquee ©
Emir Abdelkader Mosquee
Hammam Debagh Hot Springs ©
Hammam Debagh Hot Springs
La Medina ©
La Medina

1
night
Tamanrasset

Tamanrasset
Tamanrasset is an oasis city and capital of Tamanrasset Province in southern Algeria, in the Ahaggar Mountains. For ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Tamanrasset attractions planner.

Fly from Constantine to Tamanrasset in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Constantine in July since evenings lows in Tamanrasset dip to 74°F. On the 21st (Sun), you're off to Oran.

Things to do in Tamanrasset

Nature Parks
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4
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.
When in Oran, make a side trip to see Plage Les Andalouses in El Ancor, approximately El Ancor away. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Fort Santa Cruz, enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Madagh 1, get to know the fascinating history of Place du 1er Novembre, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at La Grande Synagogue d'Oran.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Oran road trip tool.

You can fly from Tamanrasset to Oran in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. Traveling from Tamanrasset in July, things will get little chillier in Oran: highs are around 89°F and lows about 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can go by car to Tlemcen.

Things to do in Oran

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Plage Les Andalouses
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Fort Santa Cruz ©
Fort Santa Cruz
Plage de Madagh 1 ©
Plage de Madagh 1
Plage Les Andalouses ©
Plage Les Andalouses

3
nights
Tlemcen

Tlemcen ©
Tlemcen is a city in north-western Algeria, and the capital of the province of the same name. Spend the 28th (Sun) exploring nature at Tlemcen National Park. And it doesn't end there: head outdoors with Les Grottes de Beni Add, admire the sheer force of Cascades El Ourit, don't miss a visit to Citadelle et Palais El Mechouar, and admire the striking features of Centre des etudes andalouses.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Tlemcen journey maker app.

Getting from Oran to Tlemcen by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Western European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Oran in July: highs in Tlemcen hover around 95°F, while lows dip to 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Mostaganem.

Things to do in Tlemcen

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Centre des etudes andalouses
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Les Grottes de Beni Add ©
Les Grottes de Beni Add
Cascades El Ourit ©
Cascades El Ourit
Tlemcen National Park ©
Tlemcen National Park

2
nights
Mostaganem

Mostaganem ©
Mostaganem is a port city in and capital of Mostaganem province, in the northwest of Algeria. Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): enjoy the sea views from Cap Ivi Lighthouse and then kick back and relax at Hadjadj Plage.

Start your trip to Mostaganem by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Drive from Tlemcen to Mostaganem in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Tlemcen to Mostaganem. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Tlemcen in July: highs in Mostaganem hover around 84°F, while lows dip to 84°F. You'll set off for home on the 30th (Tue).

Things to do in Mostaganem

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks
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Cap Ivi Lighthouse ©
Cap Ivi Lighthouse

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