10 days in Algeria Itinerary

10 days in Algeria Itinerary

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10 days in Algeria Itinerary

Start: Tallinn
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
Constantine
— 2 nights
Fly:  1​h 45​min
2
Oran
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Tlemcen
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 45​min
4
Algiers
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Tipasa Province
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: Tallinn

2
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 21st (Sat), take in the views from Pont d'El-Kantara, see the interesting displays at Musee National Cirta, admire the landmark architecture of Palais d'Ahmed Bey, then take in the views from Pont Sidi M’Cid, and finally wander the streets of La Medina. On the 22nd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the landmark architecture of Tiddis Roman Ruins, don't miss a visit to Pont des Chutes, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Emir Abdelkader Mosquee, then take in the views from Pont Sidi Rached, and finally appreciate the history behind Monument Aux Morts.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Constantine holiday planning website .

Tallinn, Estonia to Constantine is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Traveling from Tallinn to Constantine, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tallinn in March, you will find days in Constantine are much hotter (19°C), and nights are a bit warmer (5°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Oran.

Things to do in Constantine

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Emir Abdelkader Mosquee ©
Emir Abdelkader Mosquee
Pont Sidi M’Cid ©
Pont Sidi M’Cid
Monument Aux Morts ©
Monument Aux Morts

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at La Cathedrale du Sacre Coeur, then get to know the fascinating history of Place du 1er Novembre, then steep yourself in history at Fort Santa Cruz, and finally make a trip to La Gare d'Oran.

For more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Oran visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Constantine to Oran takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In March, Oran is somewhat warmer than Constantine - with highs of 23°C and lows of 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can go by car to Tlemcen.

Things to do in Oran

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Fort Santa Cruz ©
Fort Santa Cruz
Place du 1er Novembre ©
Place du 1er Novembre
La Gare d'Oran ©
La Gare d'Oran

1
night
Tlemcen

Tlemcen ©
Tlemcen is a city in north-western Algeria, and the capital of the province of the same name. On the 24th (Tue), head outdoors with Les Grottes de Beni Add, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosquée Sidi Boumediene, and then make a trip to Citadelle et Palais El Mechouar.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Tlemcen trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Oran to Tlemcen by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Oran to Tlemcen is minus 1 hour. In March in Tlemcen, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Algiers.

Things to do in Tlemcen

Outdoors Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Les Grottes de Beni Add ©
Les Grottes de Beni Add
Citadelle et Palais El Mechouar ©
Citadelle et Palais El Mechouar
Mosquée Sidi Boumediene ©
Mosquée Sidi Boumediene

3
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.
Algiers is known for historic sites, parks, museums, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique, appreciate the history behind Memorial du Martyr, wander the streets of Kasbah of Algiers, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Tassili n'Ajjer.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Algiers trip planner.

You can fly from Tlemcen to Algiers in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Tlemcen to Algiers due to the time zone difference. In March, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can go by car to Tipasa Province.

Things to do in Algiers

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tassili N'Ajjer National Park
Highlights from your plan
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

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Tombeau de la Chretienne, don't miss a visit to Tipasa Archaeological Park, and then delve into the distant past at Ruines Romaines Tipaza.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Tipasa Province online trip itinerary builder .

You can drive from Algiers to Tipasa Province in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and car; or do a combination of bus and car. In March, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tipasa Province

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Tombeau de la Chretienne ©
Tombeau de la Chretienne
Tipasa Archaeological Park ©
Tipasa Archaeological Park
Ruines Romaines Tipaza ©
Ruines Romaines Tipaza