15 days in Eritrea Itinerary

15 days in Eritrea Itinerary

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— 7 nights
— 6 nights


Massawa ©
Massawa, also known as Mitsiwa, Miṣṣiwa, Batsiʿ, is a city on the Red Sea coast of Eritrea located at the northern end of the Gulf of Zula beside the Dahlak Archipelago. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Former Imperial Palace and Old railway station.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Massawa trip planner.

Edinburgh, UK to Massawa is an approximately 27-hour flight. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Edinburgh to Massawa due to the time zone difference. On the 19th (Mon), you're off to Asmara.

Things to do in Massawa

Historic Sites
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Former Imperial Palace ©
Former Imperial Palace
Old railway station ©
Old railway station


Asmara ©
Having earned UNESCO World Heritage status for its abundance of Italian modernist architecture, Asmara boasts a rich history and architectural gems.
Popular historic sites such as Cattedrale di Asmara and Qohaito are in your itinerary. Get some cultural insight at Debre Bizen and Cimitero Italiano Di Asmara. The adventure continues: have fun at Cinema Impero, pause for some serene contemplation at Bethel Kale Hiwot Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of Synagogue of Asmara, and admire the striking features of Cinema Roma.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Asmara trip planner.

Traveling by car from Massawa to Asmara takes 2 hours. You'll set off for home on the 25th (Sun).

Things to do in Asmara

Historic Sites · Museums · Fun & Games

Side Trip

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Cattedrale di Asmara ©
Cattedrale di Asmara
Qohaito ©
Synagogue of Asmara ©
Synagogue of Asmara