Algiers

Algiers, Algeria
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Attractions

Hotels

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Tours & Activities

Climate & Best time to visit Algiers

Climate in Algiers:

Number of rainy days:

J Jan
F Feb
M Mar
A Apr
M May
J Jun
J Jul
A Aug
S Sep
O Oct
N Nov
D Dec
8
9
7
6
4
1
0
1
4
5
9
8

Best time to visit Algiers:

Spring (March to May):

  • Pleasant temperatures and blooming landscapes.
  • Ideal for outdoor activities, exploring historical sites, and experiencing festivals.

Autumn (September to November):

  • Mild temperatures and fewer tourists compared to summer.
  • Good for sightseeing, desert exploration, and historical site visits.

Winter (December to February):

  • Cooler temperatures, especially in the northern regions.
  • Perfect for exploring cities, historical sites, and milder desert excursions.

Summer (June to August):

  • Hot temperatures, especially in the desert regions.
  • The coastal areas offer relief with milder weather, but the desert might be too hot for exploration.

Money & Prices

Currency in Algeria:

Algerian dinar (DZD)

How expensive is a trip to Algiers?

Eating out:
Simple meal:
3.72 USD
Fast food meal:
4.90 USD
Mid-range meal:
11.07 USD
Bottle of water:
0.20 USD
Soft drink:
0.54 USD
Cappuccino:
1.49 USD
Local Beer:
2.48 USD
Transportation:
Public transport - one way ticket:
0.31 USD
Taxi - 1km:
0.40 USD
Accommodation:
Refer to the Hotels section for the most up-to-date accommodation prices.
* Prices are approximate. Make sure to check the latest exchange rates when planning your trip.

Day Trips

Top Day Trips from Algiers:

General information

Algeria general information:

Electricity:
Voltage: 230 V, Frequency: 50 Hz
Sockets:
  • Type C (European 2-pin)
  • Type F (German 2-pin, side clip earth)

Visa & Travel Requirements

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