55 days in Algeria Itinerary

55 days in Algeria Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Annaba
— 4 nights
2
Constantine
— 7 nights
3
Bejaia
— 6 nights
4
Algiers
— 9 nights
5
Tlemcen
— 7 nights
6
Oran
— 7 nights
7
Tissemsilt
— 6 nights
8
Sidi Rached
— 5 nights

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. Take a break from the city and head to Ain Achir Beach and Hammam Debagh Hot Springs. Basilique Saint Augustin and Guelma Roman Theatre are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Annaba: Parc National El Kala (in El Kala) and Souk Ahras (Madaure Ruins & Thubursicum). There's more to do: examine the collection at Musee des Ruines d' Hippone.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Annaba trip planner.

Christchurch, New Zealand to Annaba is an approximately 37-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from New Zealand Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 11 hours. Traveling from Christchurch in August, expect Annaba to be warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Constantine.

Things to do in Annaba

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Guelma, Souk Ahras, Parc National El Kala
Find places to stay Aug 8 — 12:
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Hammam Debagh Hot Springs ©
Hammam Debagh Hot Springs
Basilique Saint Augustin
Basilique Saint Augustin
Musee des Ruines d' Hippone ©
Musee des Ruines d' Hippone

7
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 some cultural insight at Timgad and Musee National Cirta. Kids will enjoy Emir Abdelkader Mosquee and Piscine Boulefkhad. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Constantine: Caves of Jijel (in Jijel), Batna (Lambaesis Ruins & 1st November Mosque) and Roman Ruins Timgad (in Timgad). There's lots more to do: take in the views from Pont Sidi M’Cid, wander the streets of La Medina, admire the landmark architecture of Palais d'Ahmed Bey, and appreciate the history behind Monument Aux Morts.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Constantine trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Annaba to Constantine takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Annaba in August, plan for little chillier nights in Constantine, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Bejaia.

Things to do in Constantine

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Batna, Timgad, Caves of Jijel
Find places to stay Aug 12 — 19:
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Timgad ©
Timgad
Emir Abdelkader Mosquee ©
Emir Abdelkader Mosquee
1st November Mosque ©
1st November Mosque

6
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.
Visiting Parc National De Gouraya and Cap Carbon will get you outdoors. Attractions like Cascades de Kefrida and Pic des Singes make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with these side-trips from Bejaia: Setif (Ain El Fouara, Park Mall, &more), Animal Park - Kissir El Aouana (in El Aouana) and Cuicul Roman Ruins (in Djemila). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Bab El Fouka, make a trip to Place du 1er Novembre 1954, appreciate the history behind Manuel Teixeira Gomes Monument, and take in the waterfront at Promenade Brise de mer.

To see ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Bejaia trip planner.

Traveling by car from Constantine to Bejaia takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Constantine in August, plan for slightly colder days and a bit warmer nights in Bejaia: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can go by car to Algiers.

Things to do in Bejaia

Parks Outdoors Shopping

Side Trips

Setif, Animal Park - Kissir El Aouana, Cuicul Roman Ruins
Find places to stay Aug 19 — 25:
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Pic des Singes ©
Pic des Singes
Parc National De Gouraya ©
Parc National De Gouraya
Cuicul Roman Ruins ©
Cuicul Roman Ruins

9
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.
Kids will enjoy Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique and Memorial du Martyr. Visiting Tassili N'Ajjer National Park and La Playa will get you outdoors. Change things up with these side-trips from Algiers: Blida (Mosquee Ben Saadoun, Mausolee de Sidi Elkebir, &more). There's lots more to do: visit Kasbah of Algiers, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ketchaoua Mosque, get a taste of the local shopping with Palais of Rais - Bastion 23, and get to know the fascinating history of La Rue Didouche Mourad.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Algiers trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Bejaia to Algiers in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. August in Algiers sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Tlemcen.

Things to do in Algiers

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Blida, Tassili N'Ajjer National Park, La Playa
Find places to stay Aug 25 — Sep 3:
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Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique ©
Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique
Tassili N'Ajjer National Park ©
Tassili N'Ajjer National Park
Kasbah of Algiers ©
Kasbah of Algiers

7
nights
Tlemcen

Tlemcen ©
Tlemcen is a city in north-western Algeria, and the capital of the province of the same name. Take a break from the city and head to Les Grottes de Beni Add and Tlemcen National Park. Get some cultural insight at Mosquée Sidi Boumediene and El Mansourah. There's much more to do: make a trip to Citadelle et Palais El Mechouar, admire the striking features of Centre des etudes andalouses, admire the sheer force of Cascades El Ourit, and delve into the distant past at Great Mosque.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Tlemcen day trip planning site.

You can drive from Algiers to Tlemcen in 5.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Western European Standard Time (WET) is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 10th (Thu), you'll travel to Oran.

Things to do in Tlemcen

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mansoura
Find places to stay Sep 3 — 10:
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Les Grottes de Beni Add ©
Les Grottes de Beni Add
Mosquée Sidi Boumediene ©
Mosquée Sidi Boumediene
Citadelle et Palais El Mechouar ©
Citadelle et Palais El Mechouar

7
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Fort Santa Cruz and Pacha Mosque. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Hadjadj Plage and Plage Les Andalouses. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Madagh 1, appreciate the extensive heritage of Place du 1er Novembre, steep yourself in history at Qasr el-Bey, and examine the collection at Musee Ahmed Zabana.

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

You can drive from Tlemcen to Oran in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time (WET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. September in Oran sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Tissemsilt.

Things to do in Oran

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Hadjadj Plage, Plage Les Andalouses
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Fort Santa Cruz ©
Fort Santa Cruz
Plage de Madagh 1 ©
Plage de Madagh 1
Place du 1er Novembre ©
Place du 1er Novembre

6
nights
Tissemsilt

Tissemsilt ©
Get in touch with nature at Theniet El Had National Park and Barrage de Ghrib.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Tissemsilt trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Oran to Tissemsilt by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and car. Expect little chillier evenings in Tissemsilt when traveling from Oran in September, with lows around °C. On the 23rd (Wed), you're off to Sidi Rached.

Things to do in Tissemsilt

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Barrage de Ghrib
Find places to stay Sep 17 — 23:
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Theniet El Had National Park ©
Theniet El Had National Park
Barrage de Ghrib ©
Barrage de Ghrib

5
nights
Sidi Rached

Sidi Rached ©
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Tombeau de la Chretienne and Royal Mausoleum of Mauretania. Get in touch with nature at Chrea National Park and Lac Dhaya. When in Sidi Rached, make a side trip to see Musee Public National de Cherchell in Cherchell, approximately Cherchell away.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Sidi Rached road trip planner.

Getting from Tissemsilt to Sidi Rached by car takes about 3 hours. Traveling from Tissemsilt in September, plan for a bit warmer nights in Sidi Rached, with lows around °C. On the 28th (Mon), you're off to home.

Things to do in Sidi Rached

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tipasa, Musee Public National de Cherchell, Chrea National Park, Lac Dhaya
Find places to stay Sep 23 — 28:
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Chrea National Park ©
Chrea National Park
Tombeau de la Chretienne ©
Tombeau de la Chretienne
Tipasa Archaeological Park ©
Tipasa Archaeological Park

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