52 days in Africa & Europe Itinerary

52 days in Africa & Europe Itinerary

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Sidi Rached, Algeria
— 2 nights
2
Algiers, Algeria
— 2 nights
3
Constantine, Algeria
— 1 night
4
Oran, Algeria
— 1 night
5
Tlemcen, Algeria
— 2 nights
6
Puerto Del Carmen, Spain
— 2 nights
7
Morro del Jable, Spain
— 2 nights
8
Costa Adeje, Spain
— 2 nights
9
Maspalomas, Spain
— 3 nights
10
Ceuta, Spain
— 3 nights
11
Tripoli, Libya
— 2 nights
12
Funchal, Portugal
— 2 nights
13
Melilla, Spain
— 2 nights
14
Port Sudan, Sudan
— 2 nights
15
Khartoum, Sudan
— 3 nights
16
Djerba Island, Tunisia
— 1 night
17
Tunis, Tunisia
— 2 nights
18
Kairouan, Tunisia
— 2 nights
19
El-Jem, Tunisia
— 2 nights
20
Monastir, Tunisia
— 3 nights
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Ad Dakhla, Morocco
— 1 day
22
Laayoune, Morocco
— 2 nights

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Sidi Rached, Algeria

Sidi Rached ©
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): explore the ancient world of Royal Mausoleum of Mauretania and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Chrea National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Tombeau de la Chretienne, thendon't miss a visit to Tipasa Archaeological Park, thenmake a trip to Ruines Romaines Tipaza, and finally admire the masterpieces at Musee Public National de Cherchell.

To see more things to do and more tourist information, refer to the Sidi Rached online trip itinerary builder.

San Francisco, USA to Sidi Rached is an approximately 21.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from San Francisco to Sidi Rached, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Francisco in October, you will find days in Sidi Rached are a bit warmer (°F), and nights are about the same (°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Algiers.

Things to do in Sidi Rached

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tipasa, Musee Public National de Cherchell, Chrea National Park
Highlights from your plan
Chrea National Park ©
Chrea National Park
Royal Mausoleum of Mauretania ©
Royal Mausoleum of Mauretania
Tombeau de la Chretienne ©
Tombeau de la Chretienne

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Algiers, Algeria

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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Ushuaia Beach Club, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jamaa El Kebir, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique, and finally explore the world behind art at National Museum of Fine Arts of Algiers. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at La Playa, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ketchaoua Mosque, thenexamine the collection at Musee Public National de l'Enluminure, de la Miniature et de la Calligraphie, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jamaa El Jedid.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Algiers vacation website.

You can drive from Sidi Rached to Algiers in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in October, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to drive to Constantine.

Things to do in Algiers

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Ushuaia Beach Club, La Playa
Highlights from your plan
Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique ©
Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique
Ketchaoua Mosque ©
Ketchaoua Mosque
Jamaa El Kebir ©
Jamaa El Kebir

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Constantine, Algeria

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 7th (Wed): take a peaceful walk through La Foret du Djebel Ouahch, admire the striking features of Palais d'Ahmed Bey, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Emir Abdelkader Mosquee, thenwander the streets of La Medina, and finally steep yourself in history at L'aqueduc Romain Constantine.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Constantine trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Algiers to Constantine takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Algiers in October, you will find days in Constantine are little chillier (°F), and nights are about the same (°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can drive to Oran.

Things to do in Constantine

Historic Sites Nature Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Emir Abdelkader Mosquee ©
Emir Abdelkader Mosquee
L'aqueduc Romain Constantine ©
L'aqueduc Romain Constantine
Palais d'Ahmed Bey ©
Palais d'Ahmed Bey

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Oran, Algeria

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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): explore the world behind art at The Museum Of Modern Art Of Oran, steep yourself in history at Fort Santa Cruz, thenget to know the fascinating history of Place du 1er Novembre, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at La Grande Synagogue d'Oran, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Pacha Mosque.

To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Oran trip planner.

You can drive from Constantine to Oran in 8 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Constantine in October since evenings lows in Oran dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Tlemcen.

Things to do in Oran

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Pacha Mosque ©
Pacha Mosque
Fort Santa Cruz ©
Fort Santa Cruz
La Grande Synagogue d'Oran ©
La Grande Synagogue d'Oran

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Tlemcen, Algeria

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 9th (Fri): delve into the distant past at Great Mosque, contemplate the long history of El Mansourah, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Mosquée Sidi Boumediene, thenget outside with Les Grottes de Beni Add, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Cascades El Ourit.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Tlemcen trip planner.

Getting from Oran to Tlemcen by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. Traveling from Oran to Tlemcen, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In October in Tlemcen, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Puerto Del Carmen.

Things to do in Tlemcen

Historic Sites Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

El Mansourah
Highlights from your plan
El Mansourah
El Mansourah
Great Mosque ©
Great Mosque
Les Grottes de Beni Add ©
Les Grottes de Beni Add

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Puerto Del Carmen, Spain

Puerto Del Carmen ©
One of the most lively and visited areas in the Canary Islands, Lanzarote’s largest city, Puerto del Carmen, is well-known for its vibrant nightlife and high concentration of bars and pubs.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): get in on the family fun at Rancho Texas Lanzarote Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de los Pocillos, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. On your second day here, get outside with Centro Deportivo Fariones, stroll through Playa Chica, examine the collection at Casa Jose Saramago, thenget impressive views of Volcán El Cuervo, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de San Gines, and finally see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Puerto Del Carmen trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Tlemcen to Puerto Del Carmen with the Route module. Traveling from Tlemcen in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Puerto Del Carmen, with lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Morro del Jable.

Things to do in Puerto Del Carmen

Outdoors Theme Parks Parks

Side Trips

Casa Jose Saramago, Iglesia de San Gines, Volcán El Cuervo
Highlights from your plan
Playa de los Pocillos ©
Playa de los Pocillos
Volcán El Cuervo ©
Volcán El Cuervo
Playa Chica ©
Playa Chica

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Morro del Jable, Spain

Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): take a memorable tour with Tours, thenkick back and relax at Playa de Cofete, thensteep yourself in history at Villa Winter, and finally head outdoors with Pico de las Zarzas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Morro del Jable, identify plant and animal life at Centro de Recuperacion y Conservacion de Tortugas Marinas de Morro Jable, identify plant and animal life at Turtle Nursery, thenexplore the striking landscape of Parque Natural de Jandia, and finally kick back and relax at Playa de Butihondo.

For reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Morro del Jable itinerary site.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Puerto Del Carmen to Morro del Jable in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. In October, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Costa Adeje.

Things to do in Morro del Jable

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Pajara, Villa Winter
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Villa Winter ©
Villa Winter
Pico de las Zarzas ©
Pico de las Zarzas

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Costa Adeje, Spain

Costa Adeje ©
Whether you're a sophisticated pleasure seeker with the taste for Canarian cuisine and classy shopping, or a nature lover hungry of adventures, you can have it all on a well-balanced Costa Adeje vacation.
On the 15th (Thu), enjoy breathtaking views from Casa Fuerte, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Abama, thengrab your bike and head to Rafting Bike Tenerife, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Montana Chayofita. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Playa del Bobo, learn about winemaking at Bodega Reveron, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Reserva Ambiental, thenget up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and finally get outside with WaterBuggy Fun.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Costa Adeje day trip tool.

Fly from Morro del Jable to Costa Adeje in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in October, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Maspalomas.

Things to do in Costa Adeje

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Adeje, Playa de Abama, Bodega Reveron, Montana Chayofita, Reserva Ambiental
Highlights from your plan
Rafting Bike Tenerife ©
Rafting Bike Tenerife
Playa de Abama ©
Playa de Abama
Playa del Bobo ©
Playa del Bobo

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Maspalomas, Spain

Fondly referred to as “El Sur” by the locals, Maspalomas serves as a hub of entertainment and beach activity on Gran Canary Island.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Pico de las Nieves, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica de la Virgen del Pino, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de San Juan Bautista, thensee the interesting displays at Museo & Parque Arqueologico Cueva Pintada, thendelve into the distant past at La Cueva Pintada Grancanaria, and finally delve into the distant past at Yacimiento Punta Mujeres. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Templo Ecumenico de San Salvador, catch some excitement at Motos Tivoli Gran Canaria, visit a coastal fixture at El Faro de Maspalomas, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Playa de San Agustin, and finally take a memorable tour with Tours.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Maspalomas road trip app.

Traveling by flight from Costa Adeje to Maspalomas takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. October in Maspalomas sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. On the 19th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Ceuta.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Galdar, Pico de las Nieves, Scuba & Snorkeling, Iglesia de San Juan Bautista, Basilica de la Virgen del Pino
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Basilica  de la Virgen del Pino ©
Basilica de la Virgen del Pino
Iglesia de San Juan Bautista ©
Iglesia de San Juan Bautista

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Ceuta, Spain

Ceuta ©
Ceuta is an 18.5km2 Spanish autonomous city on the north coast of Africa, separated by 14 kilometers from Cadiz province on the Spanish mainland by the Strait of Gibraltar and sharing a 6.4 kilometer land border with M'diq-Fnideq Prefecture in the Kingdom of Morocco. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): look for gifts at Calle Camoens Street, get engrossed in the history at Museo de Ceuta, stroll through Cala del Desnarigado, kick back and relax at Playa de San Amaro, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Calamocarro, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de Benitez. On the next day, appreciate the history behind Los Hercules y la Union del Mundo, brush up on your military savvy at Museo Especifico de La Legion, stroll around Parque Maritimo del Mediterraneo, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica Tardorromana, thencontemplate the long history of Puerta Califal de Ceuta, and finally stroll through Playa de la Ribera.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Ceuta trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Maspalomas to Ceuta. The time zone difference when traveling from Maspalomas to Ceuta is 1 hour. Traveling from Maspalomas in October, expect Ceuta to be little chillier, temps between °F and °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Tripoli.

Things to do in Ceuta

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Playa de la Ribera ©
Playa de la Ribera
Parroquia de Santa Maria de Africa ©
Parroquia de Santa Maria de Africa
Puerta Califal de Ceuta ©
Puerta Califal de Ceuta

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Tripoli, Libya

Tripoli ©
The "Mermaid of the Mediterranean," Libyan capital Tripoli exudes a mix of Mediterranean charm and Arabic-Islamic cultural sensibility.
Get some historical perspective at Roman Sabratha and Gurgi Mosque. Get some cultural insight at Nalut ruins and Tripoli's Red Castle (Assai al-Hamra). Go for a jaunt from Tripoli to Jabal al Gharbi District to see Al Hamadah about 1h 45 min away. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Al-Majidya Mosque, browse the exhibits of Tripoli's Jamahiriya Museum, make a trip to Martyrs' Square, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Fish Market.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Tripoli day trip planning website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Ceuta to Tripoli. The time zone difference when traveling from Ceuta to Tripoli is 1 hour. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Ceuta in October: high temperatures in Tripoli hover around °F and lows are around °F. On the 25th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Funchal.

Things to do in Tripoli

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Nalut ruins, Al Hamadah, Roman Sabratha
Highlights from your plan
Nalut ruins ©
Nalut ruins
Roman Sabratha ©
Roman Sabratha
Gurgi Mosque ©
Gurgi Mosque

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Funchal, Portugal

Funchal ©
The capital of the island of Madeira for more than 500 years, Funchal represents a laid-back city made popular by its historical sites and climate.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Canyoning & Rappelling Tours and Swim with Dolphins. Visiting Climbing Tours and Valley of the Nuns will get you outdoors. Venture out of the city with trips to Ponta do Pargo (Church of Sao Pedro & Ponta do Pargo Lighthouse). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Colegio dos Jesuitas do Funchal, examine the collection at Madeira Film Experience, pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Trinity Church, and get outside with Eira do Serrado.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Funchal holiday planning tool.

Explore your travel options from Tripoli to Funchal with the Route module. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Western European Standard Time (WET) is minus 2 hours. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Tripoli in October: highs in Funchal hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to travel to Melilla.

Things to do in Funchal

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Calheta, Eira do Serrado, Valley of the Nuns
Highlights from your plan
Ponta do Pargo Lighthouse ©
Ponta do Pargo Lighthouse
Swim with Dolphins
Valley of the Nuns ©
Valley of the Nuns

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Melilla, Spain

Melilla ©
Melilla is a Spanish autonomous city located on the north coast of Africa, sharing a border with Morocco, with an area of. Get some historical perspective at Ciudad Vieja and Cementerio Municipal de la Purisima Concepcion. Step off the beaten path and head to Carrera Africana and Baluarte de la Concepcion. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia del Sagrado Corazon de Jesus, take a peaceful walk through Pinares de Rostrogordo, catch a live event at Plaza de Toros La Mezquita del Toreo, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro de Historia y Cultura Militar.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Melilla trip itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Funchal to Melilla. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Funchal to Melilla. Expect a daytime high around °F in October, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Port Sudan.

Things to do in Melilla

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Carrera Africana ©
Carrera Africana
Iglesia del Sagrado Corazon de Jesus ©
Iglesia del Sagrado Corazon de Jesus
Foso del Hornabeque ©
Foso del Hornabeque

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Port Sudan, Sudan

Port Sudan ©
Port Sudan is a port city in eastern Sudan, and the capital of the state of Red Sea., it has 489,725 residents. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, delve into the distant past at Sesibi Temple, thendelve into the distant past at Temple of Sedeinga, and finally walk around Sanganeb National Park.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Port Sudan itinerary builder app.

Explore your travel options from Melilla to Port Sudan with the Route module. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Melilla to Port Sudan due to the time zone difference. You'll set off for Khartoum on the 3rd (Tue).

Things to do in Port Sudan

Nature Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Sanganeb National Park ©
Sanganeb National Park
Scuba & Snorkeling
Sesibi Temple ©
Sesibi Temple

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Khartoum, Sudan

Khartoum ©
Situated at the meeting point of the White and Blue Niles, the sprawling capital Khartoum captivates with its welcoming atmosphere, chaotic marketplaces, and extravagant skyline punctuated with glass towers.
On the 4th (Wed), make a trip to Nile Street, take in the exciting artwork at Mojo Gallery, deepen your understanding at University of Khartoum, examine the collection at Sudan National Museum, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tomb of Muhammad Ahmad (Madhi), and finally get engrossed in the history at Ethnographic Museum. On the 5th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the different monuments and memorials at Khartoum War Cemetery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Nilian Mosque, take an in-depth tour of Khalifa House Museum, walk around Mogran, thenbuy something for everyone on your list at Afra Mall, and finally see human ingenuity at work at Jabal al-Awliya' Dam.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Khartoum tour site.

You can fly from Port Sudan to Khartoum in 3.5 hours. Another option is to drive. In November in Khartoum, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 6th (Fri) before leaving for Djerba Island.

Things to do in Khartoum

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Omdurman
Highlights from your plan
Tomb of Muhammad Ahmad (Madhi) ©
Tomb of Muhammad Ahmad (Madhi)
Nilian Mosque ©
Nilian Mosque
Al-Rikini Mosque ©
Al-Rikini Mosque

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Djerba Island, Tunisia

Djerba Island ©
Explore pristine beaches and charming villages on a vacation on Djerba Island, a small island in the Gulf of Gabes known for its Berber population.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): stroll through Plage Omarit, admire nature's wide array of creatures at The Crocodile Farm, ride a horse along Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce, explore the fascinating underground world of Cave of Ali Berbere, thenexamine the collection at Musee de Guellala, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at El Ghriba Synagogue. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of L'Eglise Saint-Joseph, pause for some photo ops at Sidi Yati Mosque, make a trip to Fort de Borj El Kastil, explore the galleries of Pinacotheque Palm Beach Palace, thencontemplate the long history of Fort Ghazi Mustapha, and finally trot along with a tour on horseback.

To find photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Djerba Island trip itinerary builder tool.

You can fly from Khartoum to Djerba Island in 15.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Traveling from Khartoum to Djerba Island, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Khartoum in November, you will find days in Djerba Island are cooler (°F), and nights are slightly colder (°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can travel to Tunis.

Things to do in Djerba Island

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Plage Omarit
Highlights from your plan
Musee de Guellala ©
Musee de Guellala
Cave of Ali Berbere
Cave of Ali Berbere
Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce ©
Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce

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Tunis, Tunisia

Tunis ©
The Mediterranean port city of Tunis, Tunisia's bustling capital, boasts a vibrant mix of cultures and architectural styles, enchanting visitors with its historical attractions, picturesque beaches, and laidback vibe.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): examine the collection at The National Bardo Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Zitouna Mosque, see the interesting displays at Museum Dar el-Annabi, contemplate the long history of Palace Dar Nejma Ezzahra, thenstroll the grounds of North Africa American Cemetery and Memorial, and finally don't miss a visit to Avenue Habib Bourguiba. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Vincent de Paul, contemplate the long history of Bab El Bhar, get to know the fascinating history of Victoria Square, explore the ancient world of Villas Romaines, thenexplore the ancient world of Baths of Antoninus, and finally delve into the distant past at Site Archeologique de Carthage.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Tunis road trip planner.

You can fly from Djerba Island to Tunis in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. In November, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Kairouan.

Things to do in Tunis

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Carthage, Sidi Bou Said
Highlights from your plan
The National Bardo Museum ©
The National Bardo Museum
Baths of Antoninus ©
Baths of Antoninus
Cathedral of St. Vincent de Paul ©
Cathedral of St. Vincent de Paul

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Kairouan, Tunisia

Kairouan ©
Kairouan, is the capital of the Kairouan Governorate in Tunisia. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Dar Hassine Allani, contemplate the long history of Governor's House, take in the spiritual surroundings of Three Doors Mosque, thenadmire the masterpieces at Musee d'art Islamique de Raqqada, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Mosque Sidi Sahbi (Mosque of the Barber), and finally hunt for treasures at The Souk. On your second day here, don't miss a visit to Bir Barouta, delve into the distant past at Pheradi Majius, thencontemplate the long history of Takrouna, thenexamine the collection at D'Enfidha, and finally steep yourself in history at Bassins Aghlabites.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Kairouan trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Tunis to Kairouan takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In November, daily temperatures in Kairouan can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can go by car to El-Jem.

Things to do in Kairouan

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Enfidha, Pheradi Majius
Highlights from your plan
The Great Mosque of Kairouan ©
The Great Mosque of Kairouan
Medina of Kairouan
Medina of Kairouan
Mosque Sidi Sahbi (Mosque of the Barber) ©
Mosque Sidi Sahbi (Mosque of the Barber)

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El-Jem, Tunisia

El-Jem ©
El Djem is a town in Mahdia Governorate, Tunisia, population 21,576 (2014 census). Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): explore the ancient world of Amphitheatre of El Jem. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of El-Djem.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our El-Jem online trip planner.

Getting from Kairouan to El-Jem by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train. In November, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. You will have some time to spend on the 14th (Sat) before leaving for Monastir.

Things to do in El-Jem

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Amphitheatre of El Jem ©
Amphitheatre of El Jem
Archaeological Museum of El-Djem ©
Archaeological Museum of El-Djem

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Monastir, Tunisia

Monastir ©
Known for its imposing 8th-century fortress, the coastal city of Monastir offers visitors pristine beaches, a scenic waterfront, and a number of historic buildings to admire.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): tee off at El Kantaoui Golf Course, stop by Seville Center, see the interesting displays at Sousse Catacombs, view the masterpieces at Dar Am Taieb, thentake an in-depth tour of Sousse Archaeological Museum, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Sousse Ribat RIBAT. Here are some ideas for day two: ride a horse along EkiClub, contemplate the long history of Medina of Sousse, get your game on at Magiceye 3D Experince, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grosse Moschee von Sousse, thensee the interesting displays at Kalaout el-Koubba, and finally contemplate the long history of Kasbah of Sousse.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Monastir vacation app.

Traveling by car from El-Jem to Monastir takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around °F in November, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Ad Dakhla.

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Sousse, El Kantaoui Golf Course
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Ribat of Monastir ©
Ribat of Monastir
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Bourghiba Mausoleum
Sousse Archaeological Museum ©
Sousse Archaeological Museum

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Ad Dakhla, Morocco

Ad Dakhla ©
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): step off the mainland to explore L'ile Herne and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosque Assona.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Ad Dakhla trip website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Monastir to Ad Dakhla. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Monastir to Ad Dakhla due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Monastir in November, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Ad Dakhla, with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Laayoune.

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Mosque Assona ©
Mosque Assona

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Laayoune, Morocco

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Laayoune is the largest city of the disputed territory of Western Sahara currently administered by Morocco. On the 19th (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of Laayoune Grand mosque, thenbrowse the eclectic array of goods at Centre Artisanal, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Francis of Assisi Cathedral.

For other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Laayoune tour builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Ad Dakhla to Laayoune takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. On the 20th (Fri), you're off to home.

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St. Francis of Assisi Cathedral ©
St. Francis of Assisi Cathedral
Laayoune Grand mosque ©
Laayoune Grand mosque

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