16 days in Africa Itinerary

16 days in Africa Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Abidjan, Ivory Coast
— 2 nights
2
Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
— 2 nights
3
Giza, Egypt
— 6 nights
4
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
— 4 nights

2
nights
Abidjan, Ivory Coast

Abidjan ©
As Cote d'Ivoire's largest city and economic hub, Abidjan boasts the reputation of West Africa's party capital, while its rich culture remains evident in its numerous film festivals and a booming music scene.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): wander the streets of The Plateau and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Banco National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by CAVA - Centre Artisanal de la Ville, thensoothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grande Mosquee du Plateau.

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Stockholm, Sweden to Abidjan is an approximately 19-hour flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Stockholm to Abidjan due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Stockholm, expect a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in Abidjan, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. On the 30th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Kinshasa.

Things to do in Abidjan

Parks Nature Spas
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Banco National Park ©
Banco National Park
Grande Mosquee du Plateau ©
Grande Mosquee du Plateau
CAVA - Centre Artisanal de la Ville ©
CAVA - Centre Artisanal de la Ville

2
nights
Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Kinshasa ©
In a city bubbling with life, a Kinshasa vacation offers a non-stop immersion into African culture and history.
On the 1st (Wed), look for all kinds of wild species at Lola ya Bonobo, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Lac Ma Vallée, and then make a trip to Paroisse Sainte Anne.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Kinshasa trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Abidjan to Kinshasa takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Abidjan to Kinshasa. Traveling from Abidjan in June, Kinshasa is little chillier at night with lows of °C. On the 2nd (Thu), you're off to Giza.

Things to do in Kinshasa

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
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Lac Ma Vallée ©
Lac Ma Vallée
Paroisse Sainte Anne ©
Paroisse Sainte Anne
Lola ya Bonobo ©
Lola ya Bonobo

6
nights
Giza, Egypt

Giza ©
Situated on the Nile riverfront, the city of Giza remains best known for its pyramid complex.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Mastaba of Ti and Mastaba of Mereruka. Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids and Mastaba of Kagemni will appeal to history buffs. There's lots more to do: delve into the distant past at Pyramid of Unas, stop by Golden Bird Bazaar, pause for some photo ops at Great Sphinx, and buy something for everyone on your list at The First Mall.

To find ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Giza online visit planner.

Fly from Kinshasa to Giza in 14.5 hours. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Kinshasa to Giza due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Kinshasa in July: high temperatures in Giza hover around °C and lows are around °C. On the 8th (Wed), you'll travel to Dar es Salaam.

Things to do in Giza

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Saqqara
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Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids ©
Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids
Mastaba of Ti ©
Mastaba of Ti
Mastaba of Mereruka ©
Mastaba of Mereruka

4
nights
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Dar es Salaam ©
Founded in the mid-19th century, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania's largest city, lost the status of the official capital but remains the country's commercial and financial center.
Visit Dar Es Salaam War Cemetery and Azania Front Lutheran Chruch for their historical value. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to The Tanzanite Dream and Darkhana Jamat Khana. There's much more to do: try to win big at Sea Cliff Casino, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ngazija Mosque, trek along with SAFARI 56 TOURS & SAFARIS, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Joseph's Cathedral of Archdiocese of Dar es Salaam.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Dar es Salaam trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Giza to Dar es Salaam. The time zone difference when traveling from Giza to Dar es Salaam is 1 hour. Traveling from Giza in July, expect Dar es Salaam to be slightly colder, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dar es Salaam

Historic Sites Fun & Games Casinos
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Dar Es Salaam War Cemetery ©
Dar Es Salaam War Cemetery
Sea Cliff Casino ©
Sea Cliff Casino

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