60 days in Africa Itinerary

60 days in Africa Itinerary

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Grand Baie, Mauritius
— 5 nights
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Chamarel, Mauritius
— 5 nights
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Karima, Sudan
— 1 night
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Hurghada, Egypt
— 7 nights
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Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
— 7 nights
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Cairo, Egypt
— 5 nights
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N'Djamena, Chad
— 1 night
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Abuja, Nigeria
— 2 nights
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Mopti, Mali
— 2 nights
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Agadez, Niger
— 1 night
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Djanet, Algeria
— 2 nights
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Ghadamis, Libya
— 2 nights
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Sousse, Tunisia
— 5 nights
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Djerba Island, Tunisia
— 3 nights
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Fes, Morocco
— 5 nights
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Marrakech, Morocco
— 3 nights

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Grand Baie, Mauritius

Wide-open beaches with dazzling blue water and a relaxed coastal atmosphere lure visitors to take a trip to Grand Baie.
L'Aventure du Sucre and Chateau De Labourdonnais are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Scuba & Snorkeling and Pereybere Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Fishing Charters & Tours (in Trou d'eau Douce), Island Wings Mauritius (in Riviere du Rempart) and Sophie Nature Walk (in Vacoas). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Mont Choisy Beach, step off the mainland to explore Ile aux Cerfs, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Pointe Bernache.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Grand Baie trip itinerary planning site.

Dublin, Ireland to Grand Baie is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Mauritius Standard Time (MUT), which is usually a 4 hour difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Dublin in June: high temperatures in Grand Baie hover around 30°C and lows are around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to drive to Chamarel.

Things to do in Grand Baie

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Chamarel, Mauritius

Chamarel ©
The village of Chamarel represents a small settlement surrounded by big attractions.
Le Morne Brabant and Stand-Up Paddleboarding are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Take a break from the city and head to Black River Gorges National Park and Scuba & Snorkeling. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Chamarel: La Vanille Nature Park (in Riviere des Anguilles) and Flic en Flac Beach (in Flic En Flac). There's lots more to do: admire the sheer force of Chamarel Waterfall, take a peaceful walk through Ebony Forest Reserve, explore the activities along Underwater Waterfall, and pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Le Dernier Comptoir.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Chamarel route builder website.

Getting from Grand Baie to Chamarel by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in June, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to Karima.

Things to do in Chamarel

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Must see
Le Morne Brabant
4.7
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
4.5

1
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Karima, Sudan

Karima ©
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): stroll the grounds of El Kurru Tombs and then delve into the distant past at Gebel Barkal.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Karima day trip app.

Do a combination of flight and car from Chamarel to Karima in 21 hours. Traveling from Chamarel to Karima, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. On the 14th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Hurghada.

Things to do in Karima

Historic Sites
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World heritage site
Gebel Barkal
4.8
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World heritage site
El Kurru Tombs
4.6

7
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Hurghada, Egypt

Originally a small fishing town on the Red Sea coast, Hurghada developed into Egypt's premier beach destination thanks to its year-round sunny weather and world-class dive sites.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Swim with Dolphins and Shark Diving. Get in touch with nature at Safaris and Omo Gamaar. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Carless Reef, explore the gorgeous colors at Shaab Abu Ramada/The Aquarium, head off the coast to Giftun Islands, and go for a stroll along the water at Abu Tig Marina.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Hurghada vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Karima to Hurghada takes 14.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and bus; or drive. In June, plan for daily highs up to 44°C, and evening lows to 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel to Sharm El Sheikh.

Things to do in Hurghada

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
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Must see
Safaris
4.8
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Shark Diving
Shark Diving
4.4

7
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Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

Sharm El Sheikh ©

City of Peace

An enviable location on the southern end of the Sinai Peninsula and year-round warm weather boost tourism in Sharm El Sheikh and make it one of Egypt's premier travel destinations.
Escape the urban bustle at Scuba & Snorkeling and Shark's Bay Beach. Mount Sinai and St. Anthony's Monastery (Deir Mar Antonios) will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Sharm El Sheikh: St. Catherine's Monastery (in Saint Catherine) and Dahab (Coral Reefs & Blue Hole). And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at The Heavenly Cathedral, explore the activities along White Lagoon, see the vivid underwater world at Ras Mohommed National Park, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Jackson Reef.

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Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Hurghada to Sharm El Sheikh takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or ride a ferry. June in Sharm El Sheikh sees daily highs of 43°C and lows of 32°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Sharm El Sheikh

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

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Must see
Mount Sinai
4.5
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Must see
Blue Hole
4.5

5
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Cairo, Egypt

Cairo ©

City of a Thousand Minarets

More than 20 million people call Cairo their home and, as soon as you set foot in the sprawling metropolis, it's evident they make it crowded and chaotic, but also exuberant and charming.
Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids and Great Sphinx will appeal to history buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at Pyramids of Giza and The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cairo: Khafre's Pyramid (in Giza), Step Pyramid of Djoser (in Saqqara) and Meidum Pyramid (in El Wasta). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosque of Muhammad Ali, stop by Islamic Cairo, look for gifts at Nomad Gallery - Zamalek Main Branch, and wander the streets of Coptic Cairo.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Cairo journey builder.

Getting from Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or drive. Traveling from Sharm El Sheikh in June, things will get little chillier in Cairo: highs are around 40°C and lows about 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel to N'Djamena.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

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World heritage site
Pyramids of Giza
4.4
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Religious Site
Mosque of Muhammad Ali
4.5

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N'Djamena, Chad

N'Djamena ©
Chad's capital and largest city, N'Djamena serves as the main port on the Chari River, and a hub for livestock, grain, and salt.
On the 4th (Thu), browse the exhibits of Musée National du Tchad, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lakes of Ounianga, and then take in the awesome beauty at Tibesti Mountains.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our N'Djamena day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Cairo to N'Djamena takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time to West Africa Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In July, daily temperatures in N'Djamena can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel to Abuja.

Things to do in N'Djamena

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

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Mountain
Tibesti Mountains
4.0
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World heritage site
Lakes of Ounianga
4.0

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Abuja, Nigeria

Abuja ©
The capital city of Nigeria, Abuja dates back to the 1980s, and in 2010 it represented the world's fastest-growing city.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at All Saints Anglican Church, then take in the spiritual surroundings of An Noor Mosque, and finally admire the masterpieces at Thought Pyramid Art Centre.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Abuja online journey planner.

Getting from N'Djamena to Abuja by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive. When traveling from N'Djamena in July, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Abuja: temperatures range from 33°C by day to 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel to Mopti.

Things to do in Abuja

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites · Spas
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Religious Site
An Noor Mosque
4.8

2
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Mopti, Mali

Mopti ©
Originally a small fishing village, Mopti has become Mali's center of fishing and livestock industries.
On the 7th (Sun), admire the striking features of Grand Mosque of Mopti and then hike along Bandiagara Cliffs (Dogon Country).

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Mopti travel planner.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Abuja to Mopti in 17 hours. Another option is to drive. The time zone difference moving from West Africa Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Abuja in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Mopti, with highs around 41°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Agadez.

Things to do in Mopti

Historic Sites · Trails · Outdoors · Parks
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World heritage site
Bandiagara Cliffs (Dogon Country)
4.6
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Architectural Building
Grand Mosque of Mopti
2.9

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Agadez, Niger

Agadez ©
Agadez, formerly spelled Agades, is the largest city in central Niger, with a population of 118,244 (2012 census). Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): explore the ancient world of Grande Mosquee d'Agadez.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Agadez sightseeing planner.

Do a combination of car and flight from Mopti to Agadez in 22 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Mopti to Agadez, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Mopti in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Agadez: temperatures range from 46°C by day to 31°C at night. On the 10th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Djanet.

Things to do in Agadez

Historic Sites
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Djanet, Algeria

Djanet ©
Djanet is an oasis city, and capital of Djanet District, in Illizi Province, southeast Algeria. Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): explore the fascinating landscape at Algerian Sahara.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Djanet day trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Agadez to Djanet. In July, plan for daily highs up to 45°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Ghadamis.

Things to do in Djanet

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

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Ghadamis, Libya

Ghadamis ©
Ghadames or Ghadamis is an oasis Berber town in the Nalut District of the Tripolitania region in northwestern Libya.The indigenous language of Ghadames is Ghadamès, a Berber language.Ghadamès, known as 'the pearl of the desert', stands in an oasis. Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Ghadames City.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Ghadamis sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Djanet to Ghadamis takes 11 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Djanet in July, expect nights in Ghadamis to be much hotter, around 49°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 49°C. You'll have a few hours on the 14th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Sousse.

Things to do in Ghadamis

Historic Sites
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World heritage site
Ghadames City
5.0

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Sousse, Tunisia

Sousse ©

Pearl of the Sahel

Known for its historic medina quarter, a World Heritage Site, the city of Sousse boasts a rich history that dates back to the 11th century BCE.
Escape the urban bustle at Hammamet Beach and Mahdia Beach. Bourghiba Mausoleum and Ribat of Monastir are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sousse: Archaeological Museum of El-Djem (in El-Jem) and Yasmin Hammamet (in Hammamet). And it doesn't end there: hunt for treasures at Medina of Sousse, take in the exciting artwork at Dar Am Taieb, get engrossed in the history at Sousse Archaeological Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grosse Moschee von Sousse.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Sousse trip planner.

You can drive from Ghadamis to Sousse in 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Ghadamis in July: highs in Sousse hover around 39°C, while lows dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Djerba Island.

Things to do in Sousse

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Beaches · Museums

Side Trips

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Religious Site
Grosse Moschee von Sousse
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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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Musee de Guellala and Musee Du Patrimoine Traditionnel De Djerba. Visiting Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce and Cave of Ali Berbere will get you outdoors. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at El Ghriba Synagogue, see the interesting displays at Lalla Hadria Museum, play a few rounds at Djerba Golf Club, and enjoy the sand and surf at Sentido Djerba Beach.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Djerba Island trip planner.

Getting from Sousse to Djerba Island by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In July in Djerba Island, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 28°C at night. You'll set off for Fes on the 22nd (Mon).

Things to do in Djerba Island

Outdoors · Parks · Museums · Golf
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Specialty Museum
Musee de Guellala
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Fes, Morocco

Fes ©

Mecca of the West

Morocco's former capital, Fes enchants visitors with its walled medina, a labyrinthine web of pedestrian-only streets and a World Heritage Site.
Archaeological Site of Volubilis and Meknes Medina will appeal to history buffs. Take a break from the city and head to Ifrane National Park and Lake Dait Aoua. Change things up with these side-trips from Fes: Azrou (Monkey Watch & Cedre Gouraud) and Parc La Prairie (in Ifrane). It doesn't end there: examine the collection at Museo Nejjarine.

Before you visit Fes, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can fly from Djerba Island to Fes in 10.5 hours. Traveling from Djerba Island to Fes, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Djerba Island in July, plan for a bit warmer days and little chillier nights in Fes: temperatures range from 43°C by day to 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Marrakech.

Things to do in Fes

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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National Park
Ifrane National Park
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World heritage site
Archaeological Site of Volubilis
4.6
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Outdoor Activity
Monkey Watch
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Marrakech, Morocco

Marrakech ©

Red City

You won't run out of things to do in Marrakech, a city where you can spend days exploring grandiose palaces and mosques, photogenic gardens, sacred tombs, and traditional mansions that evoke a bygone era.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Medersa Ben Youssef and Koutoubia Mosque. Visit Palacio da Bahia and Medina of Marrakesh for their historical value. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Jardin Majorelle, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, steep yourself in history at Mellah, and see the interesting displays at Marrakech Museum.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Marrakech trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from Fes to Marrakech by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In July in Marrakech, expect temperatures between 44°C during the day and 23°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Marrakech

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Must see
Jardin Majorelle
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Architectural Building
Medersa Ben Youssef
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Religious Site
Koutoubia Mosque
4.2

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