14 days in United States & Africa Itinerary

14 days in United States & Africa Itinerary

Created using Inspirock tour itinerary planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

14 days in United States & Africa Itinerary

Start: Savannah, United States
Fly + bus:  5​h
1
New York City, United States
— Few hours
Fly:  20​h 30​min
2
Mombasa, Kenya
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 30​min
3
Cairo, Egypt
— 3 nights
Fly:  10​h 45​min
4
Dakar, Senegal
— 3 nights
Fly:  20​h 15​min
End: Savannah, United States


Learn more about your trip

few
hours
New York City, United States

New York City
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
To find maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the New York City trip planner .

Savannah to New York City is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly; or drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Savannah in November; daily highs in New York City reach 57°F and lows reach 44°F. You'll set off for Mombasa on the 29th (Sun).

Things to do in New York City

Nightlife Parks Tours
Find places to stay Nov 28 — 29:

3
nights
Mombasa, Kenya

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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Diani Beach and Nyali Beach. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Gede Ruins and Mombasa Memorial Cathedral. Step out of Mombasa to go to Diani Beach and see Stand-Up Paddleboarding, which is approximately 1h 25 min away. The adventure continues: take an exotic tour of a safari tour, contemplate the long history of Jumba la Mtwana, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and look for gifts at Akamba Handicraft.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Mombasa route planner .

Fly from New York City to Mombasa in 20.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Mombasa is 8 hours. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from New York City in November; daily highs in Mombasa reach 87°F and lows reach 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Mombasa

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Diani Beach, Gede Ruins
Find places to stay Nov 30 — Dec 3:
Highlights from your plan
Safaris
Diani Beach ©
Diani Beach
Gede Ruins ©
Gede Ruins

3
nights
Cairo, Egypt

Cairo ©
More than 20 million people call Cairo their home and, as soon as you set foot in the sprawling metropolis, it's evident they make it crowded and chaotic, but also exuberant and charming.
You'll explore and learn at Natural Science Museum and Gayer-Anderson Museum (Bayt al-Kiritliya). Popular historic sites such as Pyramids of Giza and Great Sphinx are in your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting Cairo side-trips: Step Pyramid of Djoser (in Saqqara) and Pyramids of Dahshour (in Giza). The adventure continues: explore the ancient world of Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids, browse the different shops at Khan Al-Khalili, steep yourself in history at Mosque of Ibn Tulun, and appreciate the history behind Statue of Ramesses II.

For photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Cairo trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Mombasa to Cairo takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Mombasa to Cairo. Traveling from Mombasa in December, expect nights in Cairo to be slightly colder, around 54°F, while days are colder, around 69°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to Dakar.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Giza, Step Pyramid of Djoser, Natural Science Museum
Find places to stay Dec 3 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids ©
Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids
Great Sphinx ©
Great Sphinx

3
nights
Dakar, Senegal

Dakar ©
Situated on the western edge of mainland Africa, the crowded and dynamic city of Dakar offers visitors booming shopping, dining, and entertainment scenes.
Escape the urban bustle at Plage Popenguine and Plage du Virage. Explore hidden gems such as La Maison des Esclaves and Paroisse Saint Charles Borromee. Explore Dakar's surroundings by going to L'Elevage d'Oiseaux Exotique (in Ngaparou) and Lagune de la Somone (in Somone). Next up on the itinerary: take in the exciting artwork at Loman Art House - Art Gallery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosque of the Divinity, pick up a one of a kind souvenir at La Galerie Antenna, and admire the landmark architecture of Dakar Railway Station.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Dakar travel route builder tool .

Traveling by flight from Cairo to Dakar takes 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Cairo to Dakar due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Cairo in December, expect Dakar to be a bit warmer, temps between 82°F and 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dakar

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

L'Elevage d'Oiseaux Exotique, Plage Popenguine, Paroisse Saint Charles Borromee, Lagune de la Somone
Find places to stay Dec 7 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Plage Popenguine ©
Plage Popenguine
La Maison des Esclaves ©
La Maison des Esclaves
Paroisse Saint Charles Borromee ©
Paroisse Saint Charles Borromee

Similar Plans

16 days in New York City BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 18 days in United States BY A USER FROM LITHUANIA April, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 16 days in New York City & Miami BY A USER FROM MOROCCO August, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 18 days in United States & Tel Aviv BY A USER FROM ISRAEL March, teens, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 15 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in New York City BY A USER FROM COSTA RICA September, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 17 days in New York City BY A USER FROM CANADA August, popular sights PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Morocco BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA August, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 17 days in United States BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS March, popular sights PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 18 days in New York City BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, popular sights PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Morocco BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES August, popular sights PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in Morocco BY A USER FROM BRAZIL September, popular sights PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans