60 days in Algeria Itinerary

60 days in Algeria Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Oran
— 5 nights
2
Tlemcen
— 6 nights
3
Algiers
— 9 nights
4
Sidi Rached
— 6 nights
5
Bou-Saada
— 5 nights
6
Bejaia
— 5 nights
7
Setif
— 6 nights
8
Timgad
— 4 nights
9
Constantine
— 6 nights
10
Annaba
— 5 nights

5
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.
Step out of Oran with an excursion to Hadjadj Plage in Mostaganem--about 1h 55 min away. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Fort Santa Cruz, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pacha Mosque, make a trip to La Gare d'Oran, and get outside with Plage de Madagh 1.

To find photos and other tourist information, you can read our Oran holiday maker tool.

Toronto, Canada to Oran is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Toronto to Oran. Traveling from Toronto in July, you will find days in Oran are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can drive to Tlemcen.

Things to do in Oran

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Hadjadj Plage
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Fort Santa Cruz ©
Fort Santa Cruz
La Gare d'Oran ©
La Gare d'Oran
Plage de Madagh 1 ©
Plage de Madagh 1

6
nights
Tlemcen

Tlemcen ©
Tlemcen is a city in north-western Algeria, and the capital of the province of the same name. Spend the 10th (Sat) exploring nature at Tlemcen National Park. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Citadelle et Palais El Mechouar, get outside with Les Grottes de Beni Add, contemplate the long history of El Mansourah, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Great Mosque.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Tlemcen road trip website.

Getting from Oran to Tlemcen by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Oran to Tlemcen. When traveling from Oran in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Tlemcen, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. You will leave for Algiers on the 13th (Tue).

Things to do in Tlemcen

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mansoura
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Cascades El Ourit ©
Cascades El Ourit
Citadelle et Palais El Mechouar ©
Citadelle et Palais El Mechouar
Les Grottes de Beni Add ©
Les Grottes de Beni Add

9
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Algiers: Mausolee de Sidi Elkebir (in Blida) and Port de la Madrague (in Ain Benian). The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Le Jardin d'Essai du Hamma, explore the world behind art at National Museum of Fine Arts of Algiers, take in the waterfront at Le Port de Sidi Fredj, and take a stroll through Kasbah of Algiers.

To find ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Algiers trip planner.

You can drive from Tlemcen to Algiers in 5.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. Traveling from Tlemcen to Algiers, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Tlemcen in July: highs in Algiers hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can go by car to Sidi Rached.

Things to do in Algiers

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Tassili N'Ajjer National Park, Mausolee de Sidi Elkebir, Port de la Madrague
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Le Jardin d'Essai du Hamma
Le Jardin d'Essai du Hamma
Memorial du Martyr ©
Memorial du Martyr
Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique ©
Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique

6
nights
Sidi Rached

Sidi Rached ©
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sidi Rached: Barrage de Ghrib (in Ain Defla), Musee Public National de Cherchell (in Cherchell) and Chrea National Park (in El Hamdania).

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Sidi Rached trip planner.

Traveling by car from Algiers to Sidi Rached takes 1.5 hours. July in Sidi Rached sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. You'll set off for Bou-Saada on the 28th (Wed).

Things to do in Sidi Rached

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tipasa, Chrea National Park, Barrage de Ghrib, Musee Public National de Cherchell
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Chrea National Park ©
Chrea National Park
Tombeau de la Chretienne ©
Tombeau de la Chretienne
Tipasa Archaeological Park ©
Tipasa Archaeological Park

5
nights
Bou-Saada

Bou-Saada ©
Bou-Saada is known for museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Musee National Nasr Eddine Dinet and don't miss a visit to Zaouia El-Hamel.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Bou-Saada online journey planner.

Getting from Sidi Rached to Bou-Saada by car takes about 4.5 hours. Traveling from Sidi Rached in July, things will get somewhat warmer in Bou-Saada: highs are around °C and lows about °C. On the 2nd (Mon), you'll travel to Bejaia.

Things to do in Bou-Saada

Museums
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Zaouia El-Hamel ©
Zaouia El-Hamel

5
nights
Bejaia

Bejaia ©
A Mediterranean port and provincial capital, Bejaia juxtaposes ancient monuments and national parks with the center of the Algerian and Western Mediterranean oil industry.
Get out of town with these interesting Bejaia side-trips: Animal Park - Kissir El Aouana (in El Aouana) and Jijel (bissou18 & Caves of Jijel). The adventure continues: head outdoors with Parc National De Gouraya, contemplate the long history of Casbah Bejaia, step into the grandiose world of Bab El Fouka, and take in the waterfront at Promenade Brise de mer.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Bejaia trip planner.

You can drive from Bou-Saada to Bejaia in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and train; or take a bus. When traveling from Bou-Saada in August, plan for little chillier days in Bejaia, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Setif.

Things to do in Bejaia

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Jijel, Animal Park - Kissir El Aouana
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Pic des Singes ©
Pic des Singes
Parc National De Gouraya ©
Parc National De Gouraya
Cascades de Kefrida ©
Cascades de Kefrida

6
nights
Setif

Setif ©
Provincial capital Setif retains much of its ancient past and looks proudly to the future.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Setif: Beni Hammad Fort (in Maadid) and Cuicul Roman Ruins (in Djemila). There's much more to do: buy something for everyone on your list at Park Mall, don't miss a visit to Ain El Fouara, head outdoors with Entente de Setif, and stop by Bijoutrie el Kahina.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Setif holiday maker.

Traveling by car from Bejaia to Setif takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect little chillier evenings in Setif when traveling from Bejaia in August, with lows around °C. On the 13th (Fri), you'll travel to Timgad.

Things to do in Setif

Shopping Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cuicul Roman Ruins, Beni Hammad Fort
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Park Mall ©
Park Mall
Cuicul Roman Ruins ©
Cuicul Roman Ruins
Ain El Fouara ©
Ain El Fouara

4
nights
Timgad

Timgad ©
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Timgad: Ghoufi (in Ghassira) and Mausoleo Real Numida de Medracen (in Boumia).

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Timgad travel route planning site.

Traveling by car from Setif to Timgad takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car; or do a combination of bus and car. In August, daytime highs in Timgad are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. On the 17th (Tue), you're off to Constantine.

Things to do in Timgad

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Ghoufi, Mausoleo Real Numida de Medracen
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Roman Ruins Timgad ©
Roman Ruins Timgad
Timgad ©
Timgad
Ghoufi ©
Ghoufi

6
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. Change things up with these side-trips from Constantine: Skikda (Port de Stora & La Place) and Batna (Lambaesis Ruins & 1st November Mosque). There's still lots to do: snap pictures at Pont Sidi M’Cid, admire the landmark architecture of Palais d'Ahmed Bey, try out the rides at Piscine Boulefkhad, and don't miss a visit to Pont des Chutes.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Constantine day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Timgad to Constantine takes 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Annaba.

Things to do in Constantine

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Skikda, Batna
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Palais d'Ahmed Bey ©
Palais d'Ahmed Bey
Pont Sidi M’Cid ©
Pont Sidi M’Cid
Monument Aux Morts ©
Monument Aux Morts

5
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. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Annaba: Parc National El Kala (in El Kala), Souk Ahras (Madaure Ruins & Thubursicum) and Guelma (Guelma Roman Theatre & Hammam Debagh Hot Springs). And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique Saint Augustin, head outdoors with Ain Achir Beach, and see the interesting displays at Musee des Ruines d' Hippone.

For maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Annaba sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Constantine to Annaba in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. When traveling from Constantine in August, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Annaba: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. You will leave for home on the 28th (Sat).

Things to do in Annaba

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Souk Ahras, Guelma, Parc National El Kala
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Basilique Saint Augustin
Basilique Saint Augustin
Hammam Debagh Hot Springs ©
Hammam Debagh Hot Springs
Musee des Ruines d' Hippone ©
Musee des Ruines d' Hippone

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