8 days in Algeria Itinerary

8 days in Algeria Itinerary

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8 days in Algeria Itinerary

Start: Athens
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
Constantine
— 1 night
Fly:  1​h 45​min
2
Oran
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
3
Tipasa
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Algiers
— 4 nights
Fly:  12​h 45​min
End: Athens

1
night
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. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Mon): take in the views from Pont Sidi Rached, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Emir Abdelkader Mosquee, then admire the striking features of Palais d'Ahmed Bey, then take in the views from Pont Sidi M’Cid, and finally appreciate the history behind Monument Aux Morts.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Constantine trip itinerary site .

Athens, Greece to Constantine is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Athens to Constantine is minus 1 hour. Expect little chillier evenings in Constantine when traveling from Athens in July, with lows around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Oran.

Things to do in Constantine

Historic Sites
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.
On the 9th (Tue), kick back and relax at Plage de Madagh 1, then contemplate the long history of Fort Santa Cruz, and then make a trip to La Gare d'Oran.

For traveler tips and more tourist information, refer to the Oran trip planner.

Fly from Constantine to Oran in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Constantine in July, expect nights in Oran to be about the same, around 24°C, while days are slightly colder, around 37°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can drive to Tipasa.

Things to do in Oran

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Plage de Madagh 1 ©
Plage de Madagh 1
Fort Santa Cruz ©
Fort Santa Cruz
La Gare d'Oran ©
La Gare d'Oran

1
night
Tipasa

Tipasa ©
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): delve into the distant past at Ruines Romaines Tipaza, then don't miss a visit to Tipasa Archaeological Park, and then steep yourself in history at Tombeau de la Chretienne.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Tipasa route builder .

Traveling by car from Oran to Tipasa takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and car. In July, daily temperatures in Tipasa can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Algiers.

Things to do in Tipasa

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

4
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: take in nature's colorful creations at Le Jardin d'Essai du Hamma, take a stroll through Kasbah of Algiers, examine the collection at Musee National du Bardo, and take a leisurely stroll along Le Port de Sidi Fredj.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Algiers trip planning site .

You can drive from Tipasa to Algiers in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train. In July, daytime highs in Algiers are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Algiers

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Le Jardin d'Essai du Hamma
Le Jardin d'Essai du Hamma
Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique ©
Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique
Memorial du Martyr ©
Memorial du Martyr

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