21 days in Africa Itinerary

21 days in Africa Itinerary

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Abuja, Nigeria
— 3 nights
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Lagos, Nigeria
— 2 nights
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Abidjan, Ivory Coast
— 3 nights
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Lome, Togo
— 3 nights
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Douala, Cameroon
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Niamey, Niger
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Abuja, Nigeria — 3 nights

The capital city of Nigeria, Abuja dates back to the 1980s, and in 2010 it represented the world's fastest-growing city.
Abuja is known for shopping, sightseeing, and nature. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: look for gifts at Abuja Arts & Crafts Village, browse the different shops at Dunes, don't miss a visit to Abuja National Mosque, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Abuja is an approximately 29-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Abuja is minus 7 hours. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in June, you will find days in Abuja are a bit cooler (34°C), and nights are about the same (26°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to Lagos.
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Lagos, Nigeria — 2 nights

Protected from the Atlantic by sand spits and barrier islands, Lagos quickly grew into a mega city due to its location, and currently operates one of the continent's largest and busiest ports.
On the 18th (Sat), view the masterpieces at Ogirikan Art Gallery, then explore the galleries of Nike Art Gallery, then look for all kinds of wild species at Lekki Conservation Centre, and finally admire all the interesting features of Freedom Park Lagos.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Lagos trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Abuja to Lagos takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In June, daytime highs in Lagos are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can fly to Abidjan.
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Abidjan, Ivory Coast — 3 nights

As Cote d'Ivoire's largest city and economic hub, Abidjan boasts the reputation of West Africa's party capital, while its rich culture remains evident in its numerous film festivals and a booming music scene.
Change things up with a short trip to Musee National des Costumes in Grand Bassam (about 58 minutes away). Spend the 21st (Tue) exploring nature at Banco National Park. There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, buy something for everyone on your list at PlaYce-Marcory, take a stroll through The Plateau, and browse the exhibits of Musee des Civilisations de Cote d’Ivoire.

For traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Abidjan trip planner.

You can fly from Lagos to Abidjan in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Lagos to Abidjan due to the time zone difference. In June in Abidjan, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Lome.
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Lome, Togo — 3 nights

Sometimes called the Pearl of West Africa, Lome contains a cheerful spirit shown through its bustling street markets where both locals and visitors meet on a regular basis.
Lome is known for shopping, sightseeing, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Tamberma Villages, take an in-depth tour of National Museum, hunt for treasures at Grand Marche, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grande Mosquee.

To find maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Lome online attractions planner.

Fly from Abidjan to Lome in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in June, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to fly to Douala.
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Douala, Cameroon — 3 nights

Cameroon's largest city and capital, Douala prides itself on its busy, commercial, and business-centric way of life.
Step out of Douala with an excursion to Mount Cameroon in Buea--about 1h 25 min away. And it doesn't end there: get curious at Musee Maritime de Douala, make a trip to La Nouvelle Liberte, browse the eclectic array of goods at Marche Artisanal de Douala, and take in the exciting artwork at Doual'Art.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Douala online trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Lome to Douala in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Lome to Douala. In June, daytime highs in Douala are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. You will leave for Niamey on the 29th (Wed).
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Niamey, Niger — 2 nights

The capital and largest city of Niger, Niamey serves as an administrative, cultural, and economic center on the Niger River.
On the 30th (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Our Lady of Perpetual Help, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosquee Cite Caisse, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Niamey Grand Mosque. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Ferme Youyou and then browse the exhibits of National Museum of Niger (Musee National du Niger).

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You can fly from Douala to Niamey in 9 hours. Another option is to drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Douala in June; daily highs in Niamey reach 44°C and lows reach 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can travel back home.
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