8 days in Somalia Itinerary

8 days in Somalia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Somalia journey planner
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Mogadishu
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Hargeysa
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Mogadishu — 4 nights

White Pearl of the Indian Ocean

Swim in the warm waters, stroll over white sand, or play volleyball and other sports on the beaches of Mogadishu, the White Pearl of the Indian Ocean.
Mogadishu is known for beaches, sightseeing, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Liido Beach Somalia, learn more about the world around you at black Hawk Down crash site museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hadful Mosque, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Bakara Market.

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Belfast, UK to Mogadishu is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Belfast to Mogadishu is 3 hours. Traveling from Belfast in August, you will find days in Mogadishu are somewhat warmer (34°C), and nights are much warmer (29°C). On the 8th (Mon), you'll travel to Hargeysa.
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Historic Sites · Shopping · Beaches · Parks
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Hargeysa — 3 nights

A capital of the self-declared state of Somaliland, Hargeisa is the second-largest city in Somalia.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): browse the exhibits of Saryan Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at MiG Jet, then buy something for everyone on your list at Dahabshiil Business Centre, and finally pick up some local products at Livestock Market. On the 10th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic natural features at Laas Geel.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Hargeysa road trip planning website.

Getting from Mogadishu to Hargeysa by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive. Traveling from Mogadishu in August, expect a bit cooler with lows of 22°C in Hargeysa. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.
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Shopping · Museums · Parks · Nature
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Somalia travel guide

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Geologic Formations · Beaches · Sacred & Religious Sites
With ancient historical sites, the longest coastline on the continent, a rich and varied cuisine, and sprawling desert and savannah landscapes, Somalia has plenty to make it appealing to international visitors. Events in the recent past, however, made holidays in Somalia nearly impossible. The civil war that began in 1991 led to the country being declared a failed state. The introduction of a new constitution and government in 2012 has led to a glimmer of optimism.
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