Circuit The Roman cities of Algeria 10 Days and 09 Nights

Algiers-Annaba via six other cities, a circuit of discoveries of both the natural splendors and the archaeological riches of these regions.


Circuit The Roman cities of Algeria

Algiers-Annaba via six other cities, a circuit of discoveries of both the natural splendors and the archaeological riches of these regions. Guelma, the ancient Galama, with its Roman theater and its museum, Djemila, formerly Cuicul, one of the most beautiful Roman archaeological sites classified by Unesco as World Heritage and Timgad, based on the order of Trajan in the year 100 AD, are a glimpse of what awaits you on this journey.
10 Days and 09 Nights

Day 1: Algiers,
Arrival and reception airport Algiers,
Transfer to the hotel, with a stop in Riadh El Feth and the Balconies of Algiers.
Chek in to the hotel, then city tour on foot in the boulevards of Algiers: Michelet, Isly, the Grande Poste, the Forum and the Floral Clock. Dinner and overnight.

Day 2: Cherchell – Tipasa – Tomb of the Christian
Departure towards Cherchell, ancient Roman Caesarea (Phoenician IOL).
Then visit the museum of exceptional antique sculptures, then visit the Museum of ancient pieces and its garden of Mosaic and we will end by the discovery of the Roman Baths. Lunch.
Direction Tipasa with visit of the ancient city located in the western hill, the theater, the circus, the thermal baths … (This site is classified by the UNESCO in the patrimony of the Humanity) … Numerous vestiges Punic, Christians and Africans attest to the richness of the history of this region.
On the way back we make a hook to visit the Royal Mausoleum of Mauritania, called Tomb of the Christian. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 3: Algiers-Casbah
Departure for visit of the Casbah, starting with the Citadel and the Centennial House (Architect Claro Léon). Then cross the Casbah through the narrow streets with stops for visit of Traditional Houses, Terraces with panoramic views over the Bay of Algiers, tea tastings and traditional cakes.
Then visit the oldest mosque in the Casbah: Sidi Ramdane, Bir Chebana Fountain, Sidi Abderahmane Mausoleum, Mustapha Pacha Palace (now the Arabic Calligraphy Museum). Traditional lunch at the Casbah.
In the afternoon, discover the boulevard front de mer and the national theater (1853), the popular neighborhood of Bâb El Oued which is a set of neighborhoods

(Guillemin, Trois Horloges, Baceta, Climat de France and Trioli)
Then we finish the hike by the basilica of our Lady of Africa (1872) an architectural jewel built on an exceptional site that dominates Algiers from east to west. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 4: Algiers-Sétif (duration 03 hours)
Departure early to the archaeological park of “Djemila”, classified by UNESCO in the heritage of Humanity. Formerly Cuicul. It is one of the most beautiful sets of Roman ruins in the world. The archaeological remains, the well-integrated Roman town plan and the environmental setting constitute the resources that represent the values attributed to the site (we will discover the Caracala Arch, the Grandes Thermes, the Christian Basilica and the museum and its magnificent paintings Mosaics) as well as the Baptistery of the 4th Century.
Direction Setif, chek in to the hotel, then pedestrian tour of the city and with its wide shopping arteries, and its famous fountain “Ain El Fouara”, symbol of the city. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 5: Tiddis – Constantine
Departure towards Tiddis: an authentic Berber site modified by the Roman civilization and arranged according to their systems of urbanization. Tiddis (or Castellum Tidditanorum), which once depended on Cirta still preserves Libyan inscriptions and symbols on Berber pottery. Direction Constantine, chek in to the hotel, then lunch.
After lunch, visit the Cirta Museum, then walk through the narrow streets of the old town, which is a real incursion into the history of Constantine, the Rhummel gorges and the magnificent panoramas of the former War Memorial Suspended bridges … and the famous bridges of the city. Dinner and overnight stay.

Day 6: Batna
Departure to Batna with a stop in the Salines (Grand Chott where the salt is produced). Visit their production workshop. Then visit of Médracen which is a famous Berber Tomb. Lunch in Timgad, afternoon visit of the city of Timgad: The Roman city, which was named after Thamugadi (colonia Marciana Traiana Thamugadi) in antiquity, was founded by the emperor Trajan and endowed with the status of colony. This is the last deduction colony in Roman Africa. Built with its temples, its thermal baths, its forum and its large theater.

On the way back to the hotel, we will make a brief visit of what remains of Lambese (Lambaesis), Heart of the Roman military presence in Africa and former headquarters of the 3rd legion of Augustus under Trajan. The small town of Tazoult is also known for its penitentiary erected in 1850 which helped much to the discovery of the old city but also a major obstacle to a thorough study of its vestiges, the gradual destruction because of the penitentiary, the colonial village then The current agglomeration made it difficult to preserve the Lambese site. Return to hotel dinner and overnight hotel.

Day 7: Madaure- (Souk Ahras) -Khemissa-Guelma
Road to M’Daourouche, (Madauros), old city of Syphax of the 3rd century BC. J.C and kingdom of Massinissa, it was then erected in a large Roman colony between 69 and 75 BC, under the Emperor Vespasian. Saint Augustine studied there until he was 15 years old. Visit of the ancient city. Picnic lunch.
Afternoon, direction Khamissa ancient ancient city of Thubursicu Numidarum
Over the centuries, it grew to the north and northwest to form a city of 65 hectares.
The strategically important Thubursicu Numidarum was located on a road between Hippo Regius harbor (near Annaba) and Thebeste (Tebessa), the legion of Africa camp. In 1877 and then from 1903 to 1905, in this city of the Numidae tribe, the Platea vetus (the old square), Forum novum, a theater, thermal baths, monumental gates, funerary monuments with Numerous epitaphs, a Byzantine chapel, tables of measurements and statues of divinities and notables. Continue to Guelma, Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 8: Guelma – Annaba
After breakfast, visit and discover the ancient city of Galama. The Roman Theater, built in 201. It rests on a base of embankments adorned with stones of size.
It is due to the evergetism (beneficence) of a certain Annia Aelia Restituta, daughter of a rich and powerful families of the time, she spent a fortune for the pleasure of her fellow citizens.
It is reconstructed between 1902 and 1918. The theater is also home to the Roman Museum in the city of Guelma, which houses important collections of coins, bronze objects and statues.
We will then go to Hammam Chellala or Debagh, or (Meskhutin according to legend). The temperature of the water of Hammam Meskhutin is only exceeded at the planetary level by that of the geysers of Iceland. Its therapeutic properties were appreciated by the Romans who called it Aqua Tibatanae. Lunch on site.
Then direction Annaba, installation at the hotel and walking tour of the city, dinner and overnight stay.

Day 9: Annaba
Head to the site of Hippo Regius (or Hippo), which was first a Carthaginian colony, then the residence of the Numidian kings and the Roman city under Augustus. It was later occupied by the Vandals, then the Byzantines, and finally by the Arabs in the 10th century, until the end of the Fatimid period. The city was bishop St. Augustine from 396 to 430 AD Hippo, the episcopal seat of Augustine.
Visit of the Basilica of the Peace of Hippo, the baptistery, the theater, the forum, the thermal baths and the Museum, then the modern Basilica of St. Augustine with its Arabo-Moorish but also Byzantine and Roman style.
Lunch then Ras El Hamra (Cape Garda), the tip of the Corniche of Annaba.
Then head towards the Montagne de Séraïdi to visit the hotel complex of the French Architect Fernand Pouillon.
Special end-of-tour dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 10: Return
Morning free, then transfer airport for return flight.
* Tariff calculated on the basis of 12 people Minimum for this circuit in Algiers subject to availability and modification of tariffs (fuel surcharge, airport taxes …)

 

Price: 1260 €uros

The price of this cultural circuit in Algiers includes:
– Reception at the airport
– airport / hotel / airport transfers
– Accommodation in a double room in 3 *
– Full board (except for lunch on Day 1 and Day 10)
– Bus + chauffeur francophone
– Professional English-speaking guide
– Logistic escort throughout the circuit.
– Visits according to program

The price of this cultural trip to Algiers, does not include:
– International flight / Algiers and return from Annaba
– Insurances cancellation multirisque & repatriation
– beverages, extra and personal expenses
– Visa fees: 85 € to date
– Possible tips
– Supplement single: + 280 €uros

 

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Trip to Annaba 4 days and 3 nights

Trip to Annaba 4 days and 3 nights

Annaba is a port city in northeast Algeria. Come and explore architecture reflects the city’s French colonial past. St. Augustine Basilica. Visit the ruined city of Hippo Regius, with the remains of Roman villas and baths. The Musée d’Hippone exhibits mosaics and objects from the site. I am sure that you will Love Annaba.


Trip to Annaba 4 days and 3 nights

 

Day 1: Flight from France / Annaba, airport reception in Annaba, transfer to the hotel,
Afternoon: visit of the city of Annaba.
Dinner at the hotel.

Day 2: Visit of the Basilica of St. Augustine, then the Ancient Site of Hippo and its museum.
Afternoon, free visits with car and accompanying driver, dinner and overnight stay.

Day 3: Free visit with car and driver and evening return to the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 4: Morning free, then transfer airport for departure,

Price: 699 €

The price of this trip to Annaba, includes:
– Flight in France / Annaba / France
– Welcome and airport transfers by our team in Annaba
– 03 nights in 3 * hotel in Annaba
– Breakfast
– Car + chauffeur during 05 days
– Visits are optional, modifiable according to your wishes.

The price for this tourist trip to Annaba does not include:
– Cancellation and repatriation insurance: 35 € per person
– Visa for Algeria is 85 € to be paid in cash at the consulates
– Supplement for single room: + 120 €
– Breakfasts, dinners, drinks, extras and personal expenses.
– Departure Guarantee 02 persons:

 

Weekend in Constantine Algeria

Constantine is the capital of Constantine Province in north-eastern Algeria. Buildings cling to the very edge of the cliffs, and connected to the old city by four high bridges.


Weekend in Constantine Algeria

4 days and 3 nights.

Constantine is the city located in the mountainous region and called the city of Bridges. Constantine has outgrown the plateau and spilled over into the adjoining areas. They are connected to the old city by four high bridges. Buildings cling to the very edge of the cliffs, and you have to imagine the bravery of the builders who put them there over the years, as well as the people who live and work there now.

Constantine has always been a city of political, cultural and economic significance. Make a trip with a cable car Lose your way in the Casbah Walk along the bridges Have a Shishah (narguila) at the central square Visit the Cirta museum, Ahmed-bey ottoman palace Buy a traditional dress from the shops of the Casbah Try some local food in the “Rahba” and the “Swika”. Try to get around with a local or a certified guide. Avoid small roads after midnight

 

Day 1 : Constantine
Direct flight to Constantine.
Welcome and assistance at the airport by our team in Constantine, transfer and installation at the hotel.
Dinner and then briefing for programming and details about the course of the stay.

Day 2 & 3:
Visits according to the choices of the customers, with car + chauffeur.

Day 4: Transfer to the airport, assistance for departure.

Tour Price : 730.00 € tax incl

Our prices include:
The flight France / Constantine A / R.
Airport taxes included.
Airport assistance by our driver in Constantine.
Airport / Hotel / Airport transfers.
03 nights 3 * hotel reservation in Constantine.
In a double room.
Half board
Car + driver accompanied during 04 days.

Our prices do not include:
The visa for Algeria is 85 € to be settled in cash at the consulates.
Cancellation and repatriation insurance in Algeria 35 € TTC.
Single room supplement: + € 105.
Alcoholic beverages, all extras and personal expenses.
Departure guarantee 02 persons: + 50 € per person

The price of this weekend in Constantine is calculated on the basis of 04 people minimum, subject to availability and modification of rates (fuel surcharge, airport taxes …)

Authentic Desert 4WD Circuit Algeria

Tour in 4×4, associated with some excursions, you will know the life in the desert as the Tuareg live them. You will thus be in harmony with the nature, the rhythm of the sun and the stars .


We want to make you discover a “other desert” that allows you to get away from the main tourist routes while seeing the main known places of the area of ​​Djanet of which Essendilene, the rock carvings of Dider, the Erg Admer and its infinite dunes, the Tuareg village of Ihrir …… Another discovery of the Algerian desert.

With this tour in 4×4, associated with some excursions, you will know the life in the desert as the Tuareg live them. You will thus be in harmony with the nature, the rhythm of the sun and the stars …..
During the numerous steps proposed you admire some paintings or cave engravings at the turning of a path.
The magnificent oases with their unexpected clear water surfaces: The Gueltas will amaze you, the water is there, present permanently.

And of course you will have the opportunity to taste an excellent couscous accompanied by the captivating Tuareg music.

Particularities
– Village of Idaren
– Ideal for a discovery of the desert in family
– Walking through the gorges of the oasis of Essendilène
– Visiting the typical Tuareg village of Ihrir
– Walking day in a canyon bordered by gueltas
– The rock carvings at Dider
– The bivouac at the foot of one of the dunes as far as the eye can see Erg Admer
– The day on the plateau of Tassili N’Ajjer.

Day 1 Saturday : flight from Alger / Djanet

arrival about midnight and welcom at the airport in Djanet.

Day 2 Sunday : Breakfast and departure in 4×4 via Djanet to get all formalitiesfor the visit of the national parc.  Short walking tour in the afternoon in Erg Admer with its endless dunes.Sundown on the summit of the dune first tent camp under the stars.

Day 3 Monday: Transfer in 4×4 in the morning. Walking-tour through the

magic canyon of Essendilène until its guelta and visiting the rock gravures of Dider nearby Tin Taghirt, in the afternoon ; tent camp.

Day 4 Tuesday : Excursion to the village of Idaren via the plateau d’Anaref,

arrival at Iherir passing by more than five beautiful gueltas. Pic-nic scheduled at the watersides of the gueltas, wayback from the guelta we will arrive arrive at the village of Iherir where we’ll see Zeriba (typical small round stone houses).

Day 5 Wednesday: Departure in 4×4 to Djanet, trip in the afternoon to Tisras

with its famous orange colorful dunes and breathtaking rocks with multiple formations. Tent camp, couscous.

Day 6 Thursday: Early Trip to the famous plateau of Tassili N’Ajjer, climb the rocks (about 650 meters of difference in heights) and visit of some stunning rock paintings, tent camp in Timras. This trip can be replaced by a journey to Iherir or by a trip to a landscape of sand and rocks.

Day 7 Friday: Visit of Djanet, its beautiful gardens, the old town and bath in the moorish spa; last tent camp next to «La vache qui pleure» the famous rock gravure

Day 8 Saturday : 1.00am in the morning transfer to the airport; flight to Alger

at 3.15am. Arrival in Alger 5.30am then to the international airport to flight back.

Price : 08 days / 07 nights 1 149 €

The price of the desert round trip in Algeria includes  :

– Assistance at the airport by our team in Djanet

– Transfer airport

– 1 overnight stay at the hotel in Djanet

– 6 overnight stays in tent camp

– full board

– car 4×4 + driver

– guided tour, tour guide will be with you throughout

– permanent logistical assistance

The price of the round trip 4×4 in Algeria does not include:

– The international flights and accommodations

– 85 € for the Visa for Algeria you get from the consulate

– your extra / individual/ personal costs

– the travel cancellation insurance = 45 € per person