60 days in Angola Itinerary

60 days in Angola Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Charlotte
Fly:  28 h
1
Luanda
— 6 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
2
Lubango
— 7 nights
+2
Bus + Foot + Bus:  5 h
3
Benguela
— 6 nights
Drive:  5 h
4
Huambo
— 6 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
Kuito
— 6 nights
Drive:  8 h
6
Kalandula
— 6 nights
Drive:  5 h 30 min
7
Muxima
— 6 nights
Drive:  10 h
8
Soyo
— 10 nights
Fly:  35 h
End: Charlotte

6
nights
Luanda

Luanda ©
After decades of conflict, Luanda experienced a massive economic boom at the beginning of the 21st century, making it one of the most developed cities in Africa and a magnet for tourists.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Igreja Nossa Senhora dos Remedios and Church of the Holy Family. Visit Palacio de Ferro and Cidade Alta for their historical value. Pack the 1st (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at ULENGO. There's lots more to do: browse the exhibits of Fortaleza de Sao Miguel, explore the landscape on two wheels at Avenida 4 de Fevereiro, kick back and relax at Sangano Beach, and head off the coast to Ilha do Mussulo.

For other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Luanda travel planner.

Charlotte, USA to Luanda is an approximately 28- hour flight. Traveling from Charlotte to Luanda, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Charlotte in February, expect Luanda to be warmer, temps between 87°F and 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Lubango.

Things to do in Luanda

Outdoors Theme Parks Parks
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Fortaleza de Sao Miguel ©
Fortaleza de Sao Miguel
Igreja Nossa Senhora dos Remedios ©
Igreja Nossa Senhora dos Remedios
Cabo Ledo ©
Cabo Ledo

7
nights
Lubango

Lubango ©
Lubango is the capital city of the Angolan province of Huíla. Get in touch with nature at Tundavala and Serra da Leba. It doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Christ the King Statue.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Lubango trip site.

Getting from Luanda to Lubango by flight takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. On the 8th (Fri), you'll travel to Benguela.

Things to do in Lubango

Outdoors Nature Parks
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Serra da Leba ©
Serra da Leba
Tundavala ©
Tundavala
Christ the King Statue ©
Christ the King Statue

6
nights
Benguela

Benguela ©
Popular historic sites such as Igreja da Nossa Senhora do Populo and Se Catedral de Nossa Senhora de Fatima are in your itinerary. Explore hidden gems such as Praia da Baia Azul and Enoport.

To find reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Benguela visit planner.

Take a bus from Lubango to Benguela in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March in Benguela, expect temperatures between 86°F during the day and 78°F at night. On the 14th (Thu), you're off to Huambo.

Things to do in Benguela

Outdoors Historic Sites Wineries

Side Trip

Praia da Baia Azul
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Igreja da Nossa Senhora do Populo ©
Igreja da Nossa Senhora do Populo

6
nights
Huambo

Huambo ©
Huambo, formerly Nova Lisboa, is the capital of the province of Huambo in Angola. Huambo is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some serene contemplation at Se Catedral do Huambo.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Huambo trip planner.

Traveling by car from Benguela to Huambo takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Benguela in March, expect Huambo to be slightly colder, temps between 77°F and 60°F. You will leave for Kuito on the 20th (Wed).

Things to do in Huambo

Historic Sites
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Se Catedral do Huambo ©
Se Catedral do Huambo

6
nights
Kuito

Kuito ©
Kuito is a city located in central Angola. Kuito is known for . Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Residencial Solar Do Kuito.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Kuito online travel route planner.

You can drive from Huambo to Kuito in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. On the 26th (Tue), you'll travel to Kalandula.
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Residencial Solar Do Kuito ©
Residencial Solar Do Kuito

6
nights
Kalandula

Kalandula ©
Step out of the city life by going to Black Stones of Pungo Andongo and Kalandula Falls.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Kalandula trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Kuito to Kalandula takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or take a bus. On the 2nd (Tue), you're off to Muxima.

Things to do in Kalandula

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trip

Black Stones of Pungo Andongo
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Black Stones of Pungo Andongo ©
Black Stones of Pungo Andongo
Kalandula Falls ©
Kalandula Falls

6
nights
Muxima

Muxima ©
Muxima is a town and commune in the municipality of Quiçama, Luanda Province, Angola. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Parque Nacional do Quicama and Kwanza River. There's more to do: steep yourself in history at Fortress of Muxima.

Find out how to plan Muxima trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Kalandula to Muxima takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car. You'll set off for Soyo on the 9th (Tue).

Things to do in Muxima

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Parque Nacional do Quicama ©
Parque Nacional do Quicama
Kwanza River ©
Kwanza River

10
nights
Soyo

Soyo
Soyo is a city located in the province of Zaire in Angola, at the mouth of the Congo river. Soyo is known for . Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Padrao de Sao Jorge.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Soyo visit planner.

You can drive from Muxima to Soyo in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, train, and bus; or do a combination of car and bus. On the 20th (Sat), you'll travel back home.
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