15 days in Sudan, Niger & Chad Itinerary

15 days in Sudan, Niger & Chad Itinerary

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15 days in Sudan, Niger & Chad Itinerary

Start: Izmir, Turkey
Fly:  16​h 45​min
1
Port Sudan, Sudan
— 1 day
Drive + Fly:  1​h 45​min
2
Khartoum, Sudan
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Karima, Sudan
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  18​h 15​min
4
Niamey, Niger
— 4 nights
Fly:  2​h 15​min
5
Agadez, Niger
— 1 night
Fly:  23​h 30​min
6
N'Djamena, Chad
— 1 night
Fly:  14​h 30​min
End: Izmir, Turkey

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day
Port Sudan, Sudan

Port Sudan ©
Port Sudan is a port city in eastern Sudan, and the capital of the state of Red Sea., it has 489,725 residents. Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Sanganeb National Park.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Port Sudan trip site .

Izmir, Turkey to Port Sudan is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Time (EET) to Eastern African Time (EAT) is 1 hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to Khartoum.

Things to do in Port Sudan

Parks Nature
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Sanganeb National Park ©
Sanganeb National Park

3
nights
Khartoum, Sudan

Khartoum ©
Situated at the meeting point of the White and Blue Niles, the sprawling capital Khartoum captivates with its welcoming atmosphere, chaotic marketplaces, and extravagant skyline punctuated with glass towers.
On the 16th (Wed), stroll the grounds of Khartoum War Cemetery, see the interesting displays at Sudan National Museum, admire the striking features of Presidential Palace, then don't miss a visit to Nile Street, and finally take an in-depth tour of Ethnographic Museum. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Al Sabalouga (Sabaloka Gorge), then take in the spiritual surroundings of Al Kabir Mosque, then get engrossed in the history at Khalifa House Museum, and finally step off the mainland to explore Tuti Island.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Khartoum journey website .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Port Sudan to Khartoum takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In May in Khartoum, expect temperatures between 48°C during the day and 34°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel to Karima.

Things to do in Khartoum

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Khalifa House Museum
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Ethnographic Museum ©
Ethnographic Museum
Sudan National Museum ©
Sudan National Museum
Tuti Island ©
Tuti Island

1
night
Karima, Sudan

Karima ©
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): explore the striking landscape at Petrified Forest, explore the different monuments and memorials at Necropolis of Nuri, then delve into the distant past at Al-Ghazali, then contemplate the long history of El Kurru Tombs, and finally delve into the distant past at Gebel Barkal.

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Traveling by combination of flight and car from Khartoum to Karima takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. On the 19th (Sat), you're off toNiamey.

Things to do in Karima

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Merowe
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Gebel Barkal ©
Gebel Barkal
El Kurru Tombs ©
El Kurru Tombs
Necropolis of Nuri ©
Necropolis of Nuri

4
nights
Niamey, Niger

Niamey ©
The capital and largest city of Niger, Niamey serves as an administrative, cultural, and economic center on the Niger River.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Koure Giraffe Reserve and Air Mountains. Spend the 20th (Sun) exploring nature at W National Park. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at National Museum of Niger (Musee National du Niger), relax in the rural setting at Ferme Youyou, admire nature's extreme beauty at Niger Sahara, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Grand Marche.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Niamey trip itinerary maker .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Karima to Niamey in 18.5 hours. Another option is to drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Karima to Niamey due to the time zone difference. In May, daytime highs in Niamey are 47°C, while nighttime lows are 33°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Agadez.

Things to do in Niamey

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Koure Giraffe Reserve, Air Mountains, W National Park, Niger Sahara
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W National Park ©
W National Park
Niger Sahara ©
Niger Sahara
Air Mountains ©
Air Mountains

1
night
Agadez, Niger

Agadez ©
Agadez, formerly spelled Agades, is the largest city in central Niger, with a population of 118,244 (2012 census). Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): wander the streets of The Old Quarter and then delve into the distant past at Agadez Grande Mosquee.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Agadez tour planner .

You can fly from Niamey to Agadez in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In May, daytime highs in Agadez are 50°C, while nighttime lows are 32°C. You will leave for N'Djamena on the 25th (Fri).

Things to do in Agadez

Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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The Old Quarter ©
The Old Quarter
Agadez Grande Mosquee ©
Agadez Grande Mosquee

1
night
N'Djamena, Chad

N'Djamena ©
Chad's capital and largest city, N'Djamena serves as the main port on the Chari River, and a hub for livestock, grain, and salt.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): make a trip to Lakes of Ounianga and then take in the awesome beauty at Tibesti Mountains. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Chad, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Grand Mosque N'Djamena, then make a trip to Avenue Charles de Gaulle, and finally see the interesting displays at Musée National du Tchad.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the N'Djamena trip planner .

You can drive from Agadez to N'Djamena in 20.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In May, daytime highs in N'Djamena are 48°C, while nighttime lows are 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in N'Djamena

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tibesti Mountains, Lake Chad, Lakes of Ounianga
Highlights from your plan
Tibesti Mountains ©
Tibesti Mountains
Lakes of Ounianga ©
Lakes of Ounianga
Grand Mosque N'Djamena ©
Grand Mosque N'Djamena