55 days in Africa Itinerary

55 days in Africa Itinerary

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1
Banjul, Gambia
— 3 nights
2
Bissau, Guinea-Bissau
— 1 night
3
Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
— 2 nights
4
Cape Coast, Ghana
— 1 night
5
Accra, Ghana
— 4 nights
6
Yaounde, Cameroon
— 2 nights
7
Libreville, Gabon
— 2 nights
8
Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
— 3 nights
9
Brazzaville, Republic of the Congo
— 1 night
10
Luanda, Angola
— 3 nights
11
Ngamiland East, Botswana
— 1 night
12
Chobe National Park, Botswana
— 3 nights
13
Bujumbura, Burundi
— 1 night
14
Goma, Democratic Republic of the Congo
— 3 nights
15
Mombasa, Kenya
— 4 nights
16
Nairobi, Kenya
— 7 nights
17
Djibouti, Djibouti
— 2 nights
18
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
— 4 nights
19
Lalibela, Ethiopia
— 3 nights
20
Asmara, Eritrea
— 4 nights

3
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Banjul, Gambia

Banjul ©
Banjul, officially the City of Banjul and formerly known as Bathurst, is the capital of The Gambia and is in a division of the same name. Gunjur Village Museum and Fort Bullen are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Banjul to go to Brikama and see Brikama Craft Market, which is approximately 38 minutes away. Spend the 4th (Thu) exploring nature at River Gambia National Park. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Katchikally Crocodile Pool, stop by Bakau Craft Market - Sand Art Shop, make a trip to Arch 22, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Banjul sightseeing planning app.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Banjul is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In February, Banjul is much warmer than Amsterdam - with highs of 39°C and lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel to Bissau.

Things to do in Banjul

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Bakau, Fort Bullen, Gunjur Village Museum, Brikama Craft Market
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Katchikally Crocodile Pool ©
Katchikally Crocodile Pool
Gunjur Village Museum ©
Gunjur Village Museum
Abuko Nature Reserve ©
Abuko Nature Reserve

1
night
Bissau, Guinea-Bissau

Bissau ©
Looking out from the Geba River across the Atlantic Ocean, the little-known capital of Bissau offers the authentic experience of a West African fishing port.
On the 5th (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Mesquita Bissau, then explore the galleries of Museu Nacional, then steep yourself in history at Fortaleza de Sao Jose da Amura, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja Catolica da Bissau.

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

Getting from Banjul to Bissau by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. February in Bissau sees daily highs of 40°C and lows of 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel to Ouagadougou.

Things to do in Bissau

Historic Sites · Museums
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Mesquita Bissau ©
Mesquita Bissau
Igreja Catolica da Bissau ©
Igreja Catolica da Bissau
Fortaleza de Sao Jose da Amura ©
Fortaleza de Sao Jose da Amura

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nights
Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

Ouagadougou ©
The capital of Burkina Faso and its economic center, Ouagadougou also serves as the regional center for art and cultural preservation.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): don't miss a visit to marche de Sankariare, look for gifts at Village Artisanal de Ouagadougou, walk around Parc Urbain Bangr-Weoogo, then admire the masterpieces at Musee De La Bendrologie de Manega, and finally hunt for treasures at Ouagadougou Markets. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sun): admire the natural beauty at Laongo Sculpture Symposium, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grande Mosquee de Ouagadougou, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Ouagadougou.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Ouagadougou day trip planner.

Getting from Bissau to Ouagadougou by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: drive. In February, plan for daily highs up to 42°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Cape Coast.

Things to do in Ouagadougou

Parks · Shopping · Historic Sites
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Parc Urbain Bangr-Weoogo ©
Parc Urbain Bangr-Weoogo
Cathedral of Ouagadougou ©
Cathedral of Ouagadougou
Musee De La Bendrologie de Manega ©
Musee De La Bendrologie de Manega

1
night
Cape Coast, Ghana

Cape Coast ©
While it may seem like a regular fishing port at first glance, Cape Coast bears traces of the Portuguese, British, Danish, Swedish, and the Dutch colonists who variously ruled here.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): take in the waterfront activity at Elmina lagoon, then take an in-depth tour of Cape Coast Castle, then explore the historical opulence of Elmina Castle, and finally contemplate the long history of Fort St. Jago.

To find photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Cape Coast trip site.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Ouagadougou to Cape Coast takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. When traveling from Ouagadougou in February, plan for little chillier days and somewhat warmer nights in Cape Coast: temperatures range from 36°C by day to 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can drive to Accra.

Things to do in Cape Coast

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Elmina
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Cape Coast Castle ©
Cape Coast Castle
Elmina Castle ©
Elmina Castle
Fort St. Jago ©
Fort St. Jago

4
nights
Accra, Ghana

Accra ©
On a tour of Accra, you can experience the vivacious and dynamic atmosphere of Ghana's sprawling capital city, a commercial and tourist hub of the region.
Get some historical perspective at James Town Lighthouse and Black Star Gate. You'll explore and learn at Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park and The Loom. And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Ghana, enjoy the sand and surf at Labadi Pleasure Beach, take in the exciting artwork at Gallery 1957, and explore the galleries of Nubuke Foundation.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Accra fast, fun, and easy.

Traveling by car from Cape Coast to Accra takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and car. In February in Accra, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Yaounde.

Things to do in Accra

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay Feb 8 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park ©
Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park
National Museum of Ghana ©
National Museum of Ghana
W.E.B. DuBois Center ©
W.E.B. DuBois Center

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nights
Yaounde, Cameroon

Yaounde ©
Taking a central place in the country of Cameroon, the capital of Yaounde represents a hub for expats, foreign embassies, and trading.
On the 13th (Sat), learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Ecopark, admire the masterpieces at Blackitude Museum, get engrossed in the history at Musee Ethnographique des Peuples de la Foret, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at cathedrale de la paix, North 10, Yaunde, Camerun, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosquee Centrale, and finally admire the masterpieces at National Museum of Yaounde (Le Musee National de Yaounde). On the next day, Head underground at Caves Akok Bekoe, get to know the resident critters at Mefou National Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lamido Grand Mosque, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique Marie-Reine-des-Apotres, then appreciate the history behind Statue of Charles Atangana, and finally explore the world behind art at Benedictine Museum of Mont-Febe.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Yaounde trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Accra to Yaounde in 10 hours. Another option is to drive. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to West Africa Standard Time (WAT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Accra in February, Yaounde is slightly colder at night with lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Libreville.

Things to do in Yaounde

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Lamido Grand Mosque, Caves Akok Bekoe
Find places to stay Feb 12 — 14:
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Musee Ethnographique des Peuples de la Foret ©
Blackitude Museum ©
Blackitude Museum

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nights
Libreville, Gabon

Libreville ©
The capital of Gabon and home to almost half of the country's residents, Libreville differs from many African cities, with paved roads, clean streets, and luxurious residences.
On the 15th (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Akanda National Park, get a taste of the local shopping with Les Chocolats Gabonais de Julie, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint Pierre, then try your luck at Casino Croisette, then ponder the world of politics at Cour Constitutionnelle, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hassane II Mosque. On the next day, admire the landmark architecture of L'Eglise St-Michel Libreville, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Notre-dame de Lourdes, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Marie Cathedral, then explore the galleries of Musee des Arts et Traditions du Gabon (Museum of Art and Culture), and finally kick back and relax at Pointe-Denis Beach.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Libreville road trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Yaounde to Libreville takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Yaounde in February, Libreville is a bit warmer at night with lows of 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kinshasa.

Things to do in Libreville

Historic Sites · Parks · Casinos
Find places to stay Feb 14 — 16:
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Hassane II Mosque ©
Hassane II Mosque
Notre-dame de Lourdes ©
Notre-dame de Lourdes
Cathedrale Saint Pierre ©
Cathedrale Saint Pierre

3
nights
Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Kinshasa ©
In a city bubbling with life, a Kinshasa vacation offers a non-stop immersion into African culture and history.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Paroisse Sainte Anne and Cathedrale Notre-Dame Du Congo. Get a sense of the local culture at Texaf Bilembo and Academie des Beaux-Arts. And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Lola ya Bonobo, make a trip to Tour de l'echangeur, stroll around Congoloisirs-La Sallle, and get engrossed in the history at Musée de Kinshasa & Académie des Beaux-Arts.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Kinshasa route maker website.

You can fly from Libreville to Kinshasa in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in February, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Brazzaville.

Things to do in Kinshasa

Parks · Shopping · Museums
Find places to stay Feb 16 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Lola ya Bonobo ©
Lola ya Bonobo
Paroisse Sainte Anne ©
Paroisse Sainte Anne
Texaf Bilembo ©
Texaf Bilembo

1
night
Brazzaville, Republic of the Congo

Brazzaville ©
Located on the River Congo, Brazzaville is a city divided between industrialism--thanks to the river--and cultural attractions, which come to life through multiple festivals, galleries, museums, and art schools, like the Poto-Poto painting school.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grand Mosque, then explore the galleries of Musee National du Congo (National Museum of Congo), then explore and take pictures at Basilique St. Anne, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale du Sacre-Ceour de Brazzaville.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Brazzaville online trip maker.

Traveling by ferry from Kinshasa to Brazzaville takes 2 hours. In February in Brazzaville, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Luanda.

Things to do in Brazzaville

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Feb 19 — 20:
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Basilique St. Anne ©
Basilique St. Anne
Grand Mosque ©
Grand Mosque

3
nights
Luanda, Angola

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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): get outside with Octopus, browse the exhibits of National Anthropology Museum (Museu Nacional de Antropologia), browse the exhibits of Fortaleza de Sao Miguel, then take an in-depth tour of Museu da Moeda, then admire the striking features of Palacio de Ferro, and finally grab your bike and head to Avenida 4 de Fevereiro. On the 22nd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head off the coast to Ilha do Mussulo, take an in-depth tour of Museu Nacional da Escravatura, make a trip to Mausoleum of Agostinho Neto, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Igreja de Nossa Senhora dos Remedios, and finally get outside with Cabo Ledo.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Luanda itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Brazzaville to Luanda takes 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in February, and nighttime lows around 29°C. On the 23rd (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Ngamiland East.

Things to do in Luanda

Outdoors · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Feb 20 — 23:
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Cabo Ledo ©
Cabo Ledo
Fortaleza de Sao Miguel ©
Fortaleza de Sao Miguel
Museu Nacional da Escravatura ©
Museu Nacional da Escravatura

1
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Ngamiland East, Botswana

Ngamiland East ©
Ngamiland East, a sub-district of Botswana's North-East District, is all about the wildlife and safaris.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at NG/32 Okavango Kopano Mokoro Community Trust.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Ngamiland East trip itinerary maker app.

Fly from Luanda to Ngamiland East in 12.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and shuttle; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Luanda to Ngamiland East due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Luanda in February, plan for a bit cooler nights in Ngamiland East, with lows around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can catch the flight to Chobe National Park.

Things to do in Ngamiland East

Parks · Wildlife
Find places to stay Feb 23 — 24:
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NG/32 Okavango Kopano Mokoro Community Trust ©

3
nights
Chobe National Park, Botswana

Chobe National Park ©
A trip to Chobe National Park awakens the naturalist in every traveler and opens numerous possibilities for adventure.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Boab Prison Tree, tour the pleasant surroundings at CARACAL Biodiversity Center, and then walk around Seboba Nature and Recreational Park. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Serondela Reserve and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Nogatsaa and Tchinga.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Chobe National Park online holiday maker.

You can fly from Ngamiland East to Chobe National Park in 5.5 hours. On the 27th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Bujumbura.

Things to do in Chobe National Park

Parks · Wildlife
Find places to stay Feb 24 — 27:
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Nogatsaa and Tchinga ©
Nogatsaa and Tchinga
Serondela Reserve ©
Serondela Reserve

1
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Bujumbura, Burundi

Bujumbura ©
Because of its history, Bujumbura reflects a colonial charm which shows through in its buildings, wide boulevards, and carefree way of life.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): explore the striking landscape of Rusizi National Park.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Bujumbura trip maker site.

Fly from Chobe National Park to Bujumbura in 14 hours. In February, daytime highs in Bujumbura are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Goma.

Things to do in Bujumbura

Parks · Nature
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Rusizi National Park ©
Rusizi National Park

3
nights
Goma, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Goma ©
Nestled between two opposites--a lake and a volcano--Goma represents an adventurous vacation spot.
Spend the 2nd (Tue) exploring nature at Virunga National Park. On the 1st (Mon), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Mount Nyiragongo. There's more to do: explore the activities along Lake Kivu.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Goma day trip planning site.

You can drive from Bujumbura to Goma in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Bujumbura in February, expect nights in Goma to be about the same, around 24°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 28°C. You will have some time to spend on the 3rd (Wed) before leaving for Mombasa.

Things to do in Goma

Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Feb 28 — Mar 3:
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Virunga National Park ©
Virunga National Park
Mount Nyiragongo ©
Mount Nyiragongo
Lake Kivu ©
Lake Kivu

4
nights
Mombasa, Kenya

Mombasa ©
Mombasa rests on the exotic shores of the Indian Ocean and serves as a globally popular vacation destination thanks to its classy hotels and friendly and relaxed atmosphere.
Get a sense of the local culture at Gede Ruins and Fort Jesus Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Diani Beach (in Diani Beach) and Nature & Wildlife Tours (in Watamu). Spend the 6th (Sat) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Haller Park, kick back and relax at Bamburi Beach, get to know the resident critters at Mombasa Butterfly House, and identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To plan Mombasa vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Traveling by flight from Goma to Mombasa takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Africa Time to East Africa Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Goma in March, you will find days in Mombasa are a bit warmer (38°C), and nights are about the same (28°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Nairobi.

Things to do in Mombasa

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Diani Beach, Gede Ruins, Nature & Wildlife Tours
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Diani Beach ©
Diani Beach
Gede Ruins ©
Gede Ruins
Safaris

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Nairobi, Kenya

Nairobi ©
You're likely to visit Nairobi at least once on a trip to Kenya, as the sprawling city houses the country's international airport and remains the jump-off point for many tours and safaris.
Karen Blixen Coffee Garden and Cottages and Nairobi War Cemetery will appeal to history buffs. Karen Blixen Museum and Nairobi railway museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Spend the 9th (Tue) exploring nature at Nairobi National Park. Spend the 10th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, take in the exciting artwork at One Off Contemporary Art Gallery, and get a taste of life in the country at Mugie Ranch.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Nairobi trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Mombasa to Nairobi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Mombasa in March: high temperatures in Nairobi hover around 32°C and lows are around 20°C. On the 14th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Djibouti.

Things to do in Nairobi

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Mugie Ranch
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Nairobi National Park ©
Nairobi National Park
Karen Blixen Museum ©
Karen Blixen Museum
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust ©
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust

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nights
Djibouti, Djibouti

Djibouti ©
Djibouti, the country's eponymous capital and largest city, houses over two thirds of the nation's population.
On the 15th (Mon), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Assal and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Abbe. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Day Forest National Park.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Djibouti trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Nairobi to Djibouti takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Nairobi in March, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 30°C in Djibouti. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Addis Ababa.

Things to do in Djibouti

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Lake Abbe
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Lake Abbe ©
Lake Abbe
Day Forest National Park ©
Day Forest National Park
Lake Assal ©
Lake Assal

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nights
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Addis Ababa ©
A sprawling metropolis and home to millions of Ethiopians, Addis Ababa houses many international organizations, embassies, and commissions, making it a diplomatic, political, and economic hub of the country.
Get some cultural insight at National Museum of Ethiopia and Red Terror Martyrs Memorial Museum. You'll explore and learn at Ethnological Museum and Museum of Modern Art/Goethe Institut Ethiopia. There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Trinity Cathedral, explore the galleries of Lela Gallery, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Entoto, and view the masterpieces at Asni Gallery.

To see maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Addis Ababa trip planner.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Djibouti to Addis Ababa takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and train. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Djibouti in March: highs in Addis Ababa hover around 29°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Lalibela.

Things to do in Addis Ababa

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay Mar 16 — 20:
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National Museum of Ethiopia ©
National Museum of Ethiopia
Holy Trinity Cathedral ©
Holy Trinity Cathedral
Red Terror Martyrs Memorial Museum ©
Red Terror Martyrs Memorial Museum

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nights
Lalibela, Ethiopia

Lalibela ©
Tourism in Lalibela, a small town nestled in Ethiopia's Lasta Mountains, prospers due to its fascinating cluster of rock-carved churches, dating back to the 12th century and boasting the status of a World Heritage Site.
Get some cultural insight at Rock-Hewn Churches of Lalibela and Bilbala St. George Rock Hewn Church. Church of St. George and Monastery of Na’akuto La’ab will appeal to history buffs. There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Yemrehana Krestos Church, don't miss a visit to Biete Medhane Alem, view the masterpieces at The Fine Art Gallery, and explore the ancient world of Tomb of Adam.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Lalibela visit website.

You can fly from Addis Ababa to Lalibela in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel to Asmara.

Things to do in Lalibela

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Mar 20 — 23:
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Rock-Hewn Churches of Lalibela ©
Rock-Hewn Churches of Lalibela
Church of St. George ©
Church of St. George
Yemrehana Krestos Church ©
Yemrehana Krestos Church

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Asmara, Eritrea

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 Nda Mariam Othodox Church and Cattedrale di Asmara are in your itinerary. Do some cultural sightseeing at Qohaito and Al Khulafa Al Rashiudin Mosque. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Bethel Kale Hiwot Church, browse the exhibits of National Museum Asmara, appreciate the history behind Cimitero Italiano Di Asmara, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Synagogue of Asmara.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Asmara day trip tool.

Fly from Lalibela to Asmara in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Asmara

Historic Sites · Museums · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Qohaito
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Nda Mariam Othodox Church ©
Nda Mariam Othodox Church
Qohaito ©
Qohaito
Cattedrale di Asmara ©
Cattedrale di Asmara

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