47 days in Algeria Itinerary

47 days in Algeria Itinerary

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47 days in Algeria Itinerary

Start: Algiers
Fly:  4​h 30​min
1
Djanet
— 3 nights
Drive + 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: explore the fascinating landscape at Algerian Sahara.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Djanet trip itinerary maker .

Algiers to Djanet is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive. When traveling from Algiers in May, plan for much warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Djanet: temperatures range from 43°C by day to 26°C at night. You will leave for Tamanrasset on the 18th (Fri).

Things to do in Djanet

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Algerian Sahara
Highlights from your plan
Algerian Sahara ©
Algerian Sahara

2
nights
Tamanrasset

Tamanrasset ©
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Assekrem.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Tamanrasset trip planning app .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Djanet to Tamanrasset in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. In May in Tamanrasset, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 24°C at night. You'll set off for Tlemcen on the 20th (Sun).

Things to do in Tamanrasset

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Assekrem ©
Assekrem

4
nights
Tlemcen

Tlemcen ©
Tlemcen is a city in north-western Algeria, and the capital of the province of the same name. Step off the beaten path and head to Mosquée Sidi Boumediene and Great Mosque or Tlemcen. There's much more to do: head outdoors with Les Grottes de Beni Add, steep yourself in history at El Mansourah, make a trip to Citadelle et Palais El Mechouar, and admire the sheer force of Cascades El Ourit.

To find more things to do and tourist information, you can read our Tlemcen trip planner .

You can fly from Tamanrasset to Tlemcen in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Western European Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Tamanrasset in May, things will get slightly colder in Tlemcen: highs are around 32°C and lows about 14°C. On the 24th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Mostaganem.

Things to do in Tlemcen

Historic Sites Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Mosquée Sidi Boumediene ©
Mosquée Sidi Boumediene
Great Mosque or Tlemcen ©
Great Mosque or Tlemcen
Cascades El Ourit ©
Cascades El Ourit

3
nights
Mostaganem

Mostaganem ©
Mostaganem is a port city in and capital of Mostaganem province, in the northwest of Algeria. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Hadjadj Plage and Cap Ivi Lighthouse.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Mostaganem route maker .

You can drive from Tlemcen to Mostaganem in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and car; or take a train. Traveling from Tlemcen to Mostaganem, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. You'll set off for Oran on the 27th (Sun).

Things to do in Mostaganem

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Plage de Madagh 1 and Pacha Mosque. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Fort Santa Cruz, see the interesting displays at Musee Ahmed Zabana, make a trip to La Gare d'Oran, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Marche Medina Jedida.

To see more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Oran online road trip planner .

Traveling by car from Mostaganem to Oran takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in May, and nighttime lows around 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 Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fort Santa Cruz ©
Fort Santa Cruz
Plage de Madagh 1 ©
Plage de Madagh 1
Place du 1er Novembre ©
Place du 1er Novembre

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. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Ain Achir Beach and Hyppone. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Annaba: Parc National El Kala (in El Kala) and Guelma (Hammam Debagh Hot Springs & Guelma Roman Theatre).

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Annaba trip itinerary planning tool .

You can fly from Oran to Annaba in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In June, daily temperatures in Annaba can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. On the 6th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Constantine.

Things to do in Annaba

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Guelma, Parc National El Kala
Highlights from your plan
Hammam Debagh Hot Springs ©
Hammam Debagh Hot Springs
Basilique Saint Augustin
Basilique Saint Augustin
Hyppone ©
Hyppone

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 Palais d'Ahmed Bey and Port de Stora. When in Constantine, make a side trip to see La Place in Skikda, approximately 1h 20 min away. There's lots more to do: take in the views from Pont Sidi Rached, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Emir Abdelkader Mosque, don't miss a visit to Pont des Chutes, and see the interesting displays at Musee National Cirta.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Constantine trip maker website .

You can drive from Annaba to Constantine in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. When traveling from Annaba in June, plan for somewhat warmer days in Constantine, with highs around 37°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Ghassira.

Things to do in Constantine

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Skikda
Highlights from your plan
Palais d'Ahmed Bey ©
Palais d'Ahmed Bey
La Medina ©
La Medina
Emir Abdelkader Mosquee ©
Emir Abdelkader Mosquee

4
nights
Ghassira

Ghassira ©
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Ghoufi and Mausoleo Real Numida de Medracen. Get out of town with these interesting Ghassira side-trips: Batna (1st November Mosque, Lambaesis Ruins, & more).

Take the guesswork out of planning a Ghassira vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Constantine to Ghassira takes 4 hours. In June, daytime highs in Ghassira are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. You'll set off for Djemila on the 15th (Fri).

Things to do in Ghassira

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Batna
Highlights from your plan
Ghoufi ©
Ghoufi
Timgad ©
Timgad
1st November Mosque ©
1st November Mosque

5
nights
Djemila

Djemila ©
Discover out-of-the-way places like Cuicul Roman Ruins and Setif Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Djemila: Beni Hammad Fort (in M'sila), Setif (Bijoutrie el Kahina, Entente de Setif, & more) and Jijel (Nouna & Caves of Jijel).

To find maps and more tourist information, use the Djemila trip planner .

Drive from Ghassira to Djemila in 4.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Algiers.

Things to do in Djemila

Shopping Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Setif, Jijel, Beni Hammad Fort
Highlights from your plan
Park Mall ©
Park Mall
Cuicul Roman Ruins ©
Cuicul Roman Ruins
Beni Hammad Fort ©
Beni Hammad Fort

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Chrea National Park and Port de la Madrague. Get out of town with these interesting Algiers side-trips: Blida (Ancienne Synagogue de Blida, Mosquee Hanafi, & more) and Tipasa Archaeological Park (in Tipasa). There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique Notre-Dame d'Afrique, take in the waterfront at Le Port de Sidi Fredj, contemplate the long history of Tombeau de la Chretienne, and examine the collection at Musee National du Bardo.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Algiers attractions planner .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Djemila to Algiers takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in June, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Algiers

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Tipasa Province, Blida
Highlights from your plan
Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique ©
Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique
Kasbah of Algiers ©
Kasbah of Algiers
Le Jardin d'Essai du Hamma
Le Jardin d'Essai du Hamma

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