15 days in Algeria Itinerary

15 days in Algeria Itinerary

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15 days in Algeria Itinerary

Start: Laghouat
Drive:  5​h 15​min
1
Tipasa
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Algiers
— 4 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
3
Tlemcen
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Oran
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
5
Annaba
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
6
Constantine
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
7
Batna
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h
End: Laghouat

1
night
Tipasa

Tipasa ©
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Tombeau de la Chretienne.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Tipasa sightseeing planning app .

Laghouat to Tipasa is an approximately 5.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of bus and car. In August, Tipasa is slightly colder than Laghouat - with highs of 38°C and lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can drive to Algiers.

Things to do in Tipasa

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Musee Public National de Cherchell
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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, pause for some photo ops at Memorial du Martyr, take a leisurely stroll along Le Port de Sidi Fredj, and mingle with the ghosts of the past at Le Bastion 23 - Palais des Rais.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Algiers road trip planning tool .

Getting from Tipasa to Algiers by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and train. In August, daily temperatures in Algiers can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Tlemcen.

Things to do in Algiers

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Tassili N'Ajjer National Park
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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

2
nights
Tlemcen

Tlemcen ©
Tlemcen is a city in north-western Algeria, and the capital of the province of the same name. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): contemplate the long history of El Mansourah, admire the striking features of Mosquée Sidi Boumediene, and then get outside with Les Grottes de Beni Add. Keep things going the next day: explore the world behind art at Centre des etudes andalouses, delve into the distant past at Great Mosque or Tlemcen, and then don't miss a visit to Citadelle et Palais El Mechouar.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Tlemcen trip itinerary planning website .

Fly from Algiers to Tlemcen in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Algiers to Tlemcen due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 41°C in August, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Oran.

Things to do in Tlemcen

Historic Sites Outdoors Museums
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Mosquée Sidi Boumediene ©
Mosquée Sidi Boumediene
Citadelle et Palais El Mechouar ©
Citadelle et Palais El Mechouar
Les Grottes de Beni Add ©
Les Grottes de Beni Add

3
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.
Oran is known for historic sites, beaches, museums, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Fort Santa Cruz, make a trip to La Gare d'Oran, take in the architecture and atmosphere at La Cathedrale du Sacre Coeur, and admire the masterpieces at The Museum Of Modern Art Of Oran.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Oran tour itinerary planning app .

Drive from Tlemcen to Oran in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Tlemcen to Oran due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Tlemcen in August, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Oran: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Annaba.

Things to do in Oran

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

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night
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. Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): kick back and relax at Ain Achir Beach, then see the interesting displays at Hyppone, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique Saint Augustin.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Annaba day trip site .

You can fly from Oran to Annaba in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Constantine.

Things to do in Annaba

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Hyppone ©
Hyppone
Basilique Saint Augustin
Basilique Saint Augustin

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. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Thu): take in the views from Pont d'El-Kantara, get engrossed in the history at Musee National Cirta, then admire the striking features of Palais d'Ahmed Bey, then take in the views from Pont Sidi M’Cid, and finally take a stroll through La Medina. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the ancient world of Tiddis Roman Ruins, take in the views from Pont des Chutes, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Emir Abdelkader Mosquee, then snap pictures at Pont Sidi Rached, and finally make a trip to Monument Aux Morts.

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Constantine trip planner .

Traveling by car from Annaba to Constantine takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Annaba in August since evenings lows in Constantine dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Batna.

Things to do in Constantine

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

1
night
Batna

Batna ©
Batna is the main city of Batna Province, Algeria. Start off your visit on the 31st (Sat): take in the pleasant sights at Ghoufi, then explore the ancient world of Timgad, and then appreciate the history behind 1st November Mosque.

Discover how to plan a Batna trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Getting from Constantine to Batna by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive. In August, daytime highs in Batna are 40°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Batna

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Ghoufi
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Timgad ©
Timgad
1st November Mosque ©
1st November Mosque
Ghoufi ©
Ghoufi

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