12 Days / 11 Nights

Day 1, Algiers :

Welcome, lunch, transfer to the internal terminal for a flight to Timimoun. Arrival, welcome and transfer to the residence place, settlement at the residence.

Day 2, Timimoun :

On the morning ,Visit of the city of Timimoun (Ksar and old city) and Oasis hotel’s waters sharing system (kasriya). Lunch at the hostel. Afternoon, visit of the Sebkha of Timimoun; large depression, an extent of 60 km of length with a halt in the village of Ighzer, visit of the cave and the Ksar, return to the residence place, dinner and night.

Day 3, Timimoun / El Golea 330Km :

Departure early in the morning to El GOLEA, visit on site the old Ksar and the archaeological museum, the church and the grave of father Charles De Foucauld, in the old village of St Joseph. Lunch at El Golea. In the afternoon, a little walk at the level of the salt lake. Dinner and night in residence.

Day 4, EL Golea/Ghardaia :

Departure early in the morning to Ghardaia with a little halt on the road at the great crossroads of the roses of sands for a tea. Arrival at Ghardaia, settlement and lunch. Afternoon, visit of the city of Beni Isguen and its floor market.

Day 5, Ghardaia :

Visit on the morning of the cemetery of Melika, panoramic view on Ghardaia, visit of the town and its market. Lunch. Afternoon, visit of the waters sharing system.

Day 6, Ghardaia / El Oued via Touggourt :

Departure on the morning to Touggourt. Visit on road of the Sudanese village of Temacine and Tamelaht, halt at Touggourt, short visit and lunch. Continuation on El Oued, visit, settlement in residence, dinner and night.

Day 7, EL Oued / Biskra 220 Km :

On the morning, visit of El Oued. Visit of the market with lunch on site. Continuation on the afternoon to Biskra through the salt lakes (Chotts). Arrival at Biskra on the beginning of the evening. Dinner and night.

Day 8, Biskra :

Visit of the market of Biskra, the garden Beylik. Continuation to the gorges of GHOUFFI. Lunch, visit and return.

Day 9, Biskra / Boussaâda :

Departure on the morning to Boussaâda (180 Km), visit of the windmill Ferrero, the Zaouïa (mosque) of El Hamel and the town. Return to the residence place.

Day 10, Boussaâda / Algiers via Tipaza :

Early in the morning, departure to Tipazsa, visit of the Roman rests. Lunch, return to Algiers.

Day 11, Algiers :

Transfer in the forenoon, visit of the Casbah, lunch on site. Afternoon, visit of the downtown.

Day 12, Algiers :

Transfer airport for departure.