47 days in Algeria Itinerary

47 days in Algeria Itinerary

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Start: Algiers
Fly:  4 h 30 min
1
Djanet
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h
2
Tamanrasset
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
3
Tlemcen
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Mostaganem
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Oran
— 6 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
6
Annaba
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
7
Constantine
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
8
Ghassira
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
9
Djemila
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  2 h 45 min
10
Algiers
— 10 nights
End: Algiers

3
nights
Djanet

Djanet ©
Djanet is an oasis city, and capital of Djanet District, in Illizi Province, southeast Algeria. Djanet is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire nature's extreme beauty at Algerian Sahara.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Djanet trip website.

Algiers to Djanet is an approximately 4.5- hour flight. You can also drive. While traveling from Algiers, expect much hotter days and somewhat warmer nights in Djanet, ranging from highs of 43°C to lows of 26°C. You will leave for Tamanrasset on the 18th (Fri).

Things to do in Djanet

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Algerian Sahara
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Algerian Sahara ©
Algerian Sahara

2
nights
Tamanrasset

Tamanrasset ©
Tamanrasset is an oasis city and capital of Tamanrasset Province in southern Algeria, in the Ahaggar Mountains. Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Assekrem.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Tamanrasset trip site.

Getting from Djanet to Tamanrasset by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive. In May, daily temperatures in Tamanrasset can reach 41°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. On the 20th (Sun), you'll travel to Tlemcen.

Things to do in Tamanrasset

Parks Nature
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Assekrem ©
Assekrem

4
nights
Tlemcen

Tlemcen ©
Tlemcen is a city in north-western Algeria, and the capital of the province of the same name. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Mosquée Sidi Boumediene and Cascades El Ourit. Next up on the itinerary: delve into the distant past at Great Mosque, don't miss a visit to Citadelle et Palais El Mechouar, steep yourself in history at El Mansourah, and head outdoors with Les Grottes de Beni Add.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Tlemcen trip site.

You can fly from Tamanrasset to Tlemcen in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Western European Standard Time (WET) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Tamanrasset in May, expect Tlemcen to be little chillier, temps between 31°C and 14°C. On the 24th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Mostaganem.

Things to do in Tlemcen

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

El Mansourah
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Les Grottes de Beni Add ©
Les Grottes de Beni Add
Mosquée Sidi Boumediene ©
Mosquée Sidi Boumediene
Great Mosque ©
Great Mosque

3
nights
Mostaganem

Mostaganem ©
Mostaganem is a port city in and capital of Mostaganem province, in the northwest of Algeria. Step off the beaten path and head to Hadjadj Plage and Cap Ivi Lighthouse.

To see more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Mostaganem sightseeing planner.

Getting from Tlemcen to Mostaganem by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and car; or take a train. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. On the 27th (Sun), you'll travel to Oran.

Things to do in Mostaganem

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors
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Cap Ivi Lighthouse ©
Cap Ivi Lighthouse

6
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Plage de Madagh 1 and Pacha Mosque. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Fort Santa Cruz, make a trip to Arene d'Eckmuhl, see the interesting displays at Musee Ahmed Zabana, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at La Grande Synagogue d'Oran.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Oran trip builder website.

Getting from Mostaganem to Oran by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Oran can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Annaba.

Things to do in Oran

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors
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Fort Santa Cruz ©
Fort Santa Cruz
Plage de Madagh 1 ©
Plage de Madagh 1
Pacha Mosque ©
Pacha Mosque

4
nights
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. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Hammam Debagh Hot Springs and Guelma Roman Theatre. Step out of Annaba to go to El Kala and see Parc National El Kala, which is approximately 1h 20 min away. There's much more to do: get outside with Ain Achir Beach, see the interesting displays at Musee des Ruines d' Hippone, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique Saint Augustin.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Annaba itinerary builder.

Fly from Oran to Annaba in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, daytime highs in Annaba are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Constantine.

Things to do in Annaba

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Guelma, Parc National El Kala
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Hammam Debagh Hot Springs ©
Hammam Debagh Hot Springs
Musee des Ruines d' Hippone ©
Musee des Ruines d' Hippone
Basilique Saint Augustin
Basilique Saint Augustin

5
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. You'll discover tucked-away gems like La Medina and Palais d'Ahmed Bey. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Constantine: Skikda (La Place & Port de Stora). There's lots more to do: snap pictures at Pont Sidi Rached, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosquee Souq El Ghezal, appreciate the history behind Monument Aux Morts, and examine the collection at Musee National Cirta.

To see more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Constantine trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Annaba to Constantine in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. Traveling from Annaba in June, expect nights in Constantine to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 36°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel to Ghassira.

Things to do in Constantine

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Skikda
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Palais d'Ahmed Bey ©
Palais d'Ahmed Bey
La Medina ©
La Medina
Pont Sidi Rached
Pont Sidi Rached

4
nights
Ghassira

Ghassira ©
Step off the beaten path and head to Ghoufi and Mausoleo Real Numida de Medracen. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ghassira: Batna (1st November Mosque, Lambaesis Ruins, &more) and Timgad (in Timgad).

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You can drive from Constantine to Ghassira in 4 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Ghassira can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. You will leave for Djemila on the 15th (Fri).

Things to do in Ghassira

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Batna, Mausoleo Real Numida de Medracen, Timgad
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Ghoufi ©
Ghoufi
1st November Mosque ©
1st November Mosque
Mausoleo Real Numida de Medracen ©
Mausoleo Real Numida de Medracen

5
nights
Djemila

Djemila ©
Discover out-of-the-way places like Caves of Jijel and Setif Museum - Musee d'archeologie. Venture out of the city with trips to Nouna (in Jijel), Beni Hammad Fort (in Maadid) and Setif (Bijoutrie el Kahina, Entente de Setif, &more).

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Djemila trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ghassira to Djemila takes 4.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Djemila can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel to Algiers.

Things to do in Djemila

Shopping Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Setif, Jijel, Beni Hammad Fort
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Park Mall ©
Park Mall
Beni Hammad Fort ©
Beni Hammad Fort
Entente de Setif ©
Entente de Setif

10
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like National Museum of Fine Arts of Algiers and Ketchaoua Mosque. Change things up with these side-trips from Algiers: Blida (Ancienne Synagogue de Blida, Mosquee Hanafi, &more), Tipasa Archaeological Park (in Tipasa) and Sidi Rached (Royal Mausoleum of Mauretania & Tombeau de la Chretienne). Spend the 23rd (Sat) exploring nature at Chrea National Park. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique, examine the collection at Musee Public National de l'Enluminure, de la Miniature et de la Calligraphie, appreciate the history behind Memorial du Martyr, and visit Kasbah of Algiers.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Algiers day trip planner.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Djemila to Algiers takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Algiers

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Blida, Sidi Rached, Port de la Madrague, Chrea National Park, Tipasa Archaeological Park
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Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique ©
Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique
Kasbah of Algiers ©
Kasbah of Algiers
National Museum of Fine Arts of Algiers ©
National Museum of Fine Arts of Algiers

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