60 days in Algeria Itinerary

60 days in Algeria Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Cranbrook
Fly:  25 h
1
Annaba
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Constantine
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Batna
— 5 nights
Drive + Train:  2 h 30 min
4
Setif
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
5
Bejaia
— 5 nights
Fly:  2 h
6
Algiers
— 8 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
7
Tipasa Province
— 5 nights
+4
Drive + Train + Subway + Bus + Fly:  4 h 45 min
8
Tlemcen
— 6 nights
Drive:  2 h
9
Oran
— 12 nights
Fly:  25 h
End: Cranbrook

5
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. Change things up with these side-trips from Annaba: Souk Ahras (Madaure Ruins & Thubursicum), Parc National El Kala (in El Kala) and Guelma (Hammam Debagh Hot Springs & Guelma Roman Theatre). There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique Saint Augustin, examine the collection at Musee des Ruines d' Hippone, and enjoy the sand and surf at Ain Achir Beach.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Annaba online trip itinerary builder.

Cranbrook, Canada to Annaba is an approximately 25- hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 8 hours. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Cranbrook in November: high temperatures in Annaba hover around 25°C and lows are around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can go by car to Constantine.

Things to do in Annaba

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Souk Ahras, Guelma, Parc National El Kala
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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

6
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: Skikda (La Place & Port de Stora). Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Emir Abdelkader Mosquee, admire the landmark architecture of Tiddis Roman Ruins, appreciate the history behind Monument Aux Morts, and snap pictures at Pont Sidi Rached.

To find ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Constantine day trip planning tool.

Getting from Annaba to Constantine by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Annaba in November, with highs in Constantine at 21°C and lows at 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can go by car to Batna.

Things to do in Constantine

Historic Sites Theme Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Skikda
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Emir Abdelkader Mosquee ©
Emir Abdelkader Mosquee
Pont Sidi M’Cid ©
Pont Sidi M’Cid
Monument Aux Morts ©
Monument Aux Morts

5
nights
Batna

Batna ©
Batna is the main city of Batna Province, Algeria. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Batna: Mausoleo Real Numida de Medracen (in Boumia), Ghoufi (in Ghassira) and Timgad (Roman Ruins Timgad & Timgad). There's still lots to do: pause for some photo ops at 1st November Mosque, stroll around Mbarkia, and steep yourself in history at Lambaesis Ruins.

For maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Batna trip planning app.

Getting from Constantine to Batna by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Batna are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. On the 17th (Sun), you're off to Setif.

Things to do in Batna

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

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

5
nights
Setif

Setif ©
Provincial capital Setif retains much of its ancient past and looks proudly to the future.
Get out of town with these interesting Setif side-trips: Beni Hammad Fort (in Maadid) and Cuicul Roman Ruins (in Djemila). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Ain El Fouara, stop by Bijoutrie el Kahina, head outdoors with Entente de Setif, and get engrossed in the history at Setif Museum - Musee d'archeologie.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Setif travel itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of car and train from Batna to Setif in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. November in Setif sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 5°C at night. You'll set off for Bejaia on the 22nd (Fri).

Things to do in Setif

Shopping Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Beni Hammad Fort, Cuicul Roman Ruins
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Park Mall ©
Park Mall
Ain El Fouara ©
Ain El Fouara
Beni Hammad Fort ©
Beni Hammad Fort

5
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bejaia: Djurdjura National Park (in Bouira), Caves of Jijel (in Jijel) and Animal Park - Kissir El Aouana (in El Aouana). The adventure continues: head outdoors with Parc National De Gouraya, steep yourself in history at Casbah Bejaia, explore the historical opulence of Bab El Fouka, and see human ingenuity at work at Barage de Taksebt.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Bejaia attractions planning website.

Getting from Setif to Bejaia by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Setif in November: high temperatures in Bejaia hover around 25°C and lows are around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Algiers.

Things to do in Bejaia

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Djurdjura National Park, Barage de Taksebt, Caves of Jijel, Animal Park - Kissir El Aouana
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Pic des Singes ©
Pic des Singes
Parc National De Gouraya ©
Parc National De Gouraya
Cap Carbon ©
Cap Carbon

8
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Algiers: Blida (Mausolee Sidi Yakoub & Ancienne Synagogue de Blida) and Chrea National Park (in El Hamdania). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Tassili N'Ajjer National Park, take in the exciting artwork at Palais of Rais - Bastion 23, and visit Kasbah of Algiers.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Algiers trip itinerary planning tool.

Fly from Bejaia to Algiers in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and flight. November in Algiers sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to drive to Tipasa Province.

Things to do in Algiers

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Blida, Tassili N'Ajjer National Park, Chrea National Park
Find places to stay Nov 27 — Dec 5:
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Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique ©
Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique
Le Jardin d'Essai du Hamma
Le Jardin d'Essai du Hamma
Memorial du Martyr ©
Memorial du Martyr

5
nights
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Tipasa Province: Mausolee de Sidi Elkebir (in Blida), Barrage de Ghrib (in Ain Defla) and Lac Dhaya (in Medea). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Tipasa Archaeological Park, admire the masterpieces at Musee Public National de Cherchell, delve into the distant past at Ruines Romaines Tipaza, and steep yourself in history at Tombeau de la Chretienne.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Tipasa Province itinerary planner.

You can drive from Algiers to Tipasa Province in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car; or do a combination of bus and car. In December, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel to Tlemcen.

Things to do in Tipasa Province

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Mausolee de Sidi Elkebir, Barrage de Ghrib, Lac Dhaya, Musee Public National de Cherchell
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Barrage de Ghrib ©
Barrage de Ghrib
Tipasa Archaeological Park ©
Tipasa Archaeological Park
Tombeau de la Chretienne ©
Tombeau de la Chretienne

6
nights
Tlemcen

Tlemcen ©
Tlemcen is a city in north-western Algeria, and the capital of the province of the same name. Tlemcen is known for outdoors, nature, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get outside with Les Grottes de Beni Add, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Great Mosque, make a trip to Citadelle et Palais El Mechouar, and explore the striking landscape of Tlemcen National Park.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Tlemcen visit planner.

You can do a combination of car, train, and flight from Tipasa Province to Tlemcen in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, train, and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Tipasa Province to Tlemcen. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in December, and nighttime lows around 5°C. On the 16th (Mon), you'll travel to Oran.

Things to do in Tlemcen

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mansoura
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Tlemcen National Park ©
Tlemcen National Park
Les Grottes de Beni Add ©
Les Grottes de Beni Add
Mosquée Sidi Boumediene ©
Mosquée Sidi Boumediene

12
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Plage Les Andalouses (in El Ancor) and Mostaganem (Hadjadj Plage & Cap Ivi Lighthouse). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Fort Santa Cruz, admire the masterpieces at The Museum Of Modern Art Of Oran, don't miss a visit to La Porte d'Espagne, and take in the spiritual surroundings of La Grande Synagogue d'Oran.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Oran planning website.

You can drive from Tlemcen to Oran in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Tlemcen to Oran. In December, daytime highs in Oran are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. You will leave for home on the 28th (Sat).

Things to do in Oran

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Mostaganem, 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

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