10 days in Niger Itinerary

10 days in Niger Itinerary

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Koure
— 2 nights
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Agadez
— 1 night
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Zinder
— 2 nights
4
Niamey
— 4 nights

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Koure

Koure ©
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Koure Reserve and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Koure Giraffe Reserve.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Koure trip builder.

Lagos, Nigeria to Koure is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Lagos in October: highs in Koure hover around 45°C, while lows dip to 30°C. On the 17th (Thu), you're off to Agadez.

Things to do in Koure

Parks · Wildlife · Nature
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Koure Giraffe Reserve ©
Koure Giraffe Reserve
Koure Reserve ©
Koure Reserve

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Agadez

Agadez ©
Agadez, formerly spelled Agades, is the largest city in central Niger, with a population of 118,244 (2012 census). On the 18th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grande Mosquee d'Agadez.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Agadez road trip app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Koure to Agadez. In October in Agadez, expect temperatures between 45°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Fri) to allow time for the flight to Zinder.

Things to do in Agadez

Historic Sites
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Grande Mosquee d'Agadez ©
Grande Mosquee d'Agadez

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Zinder

Zinder ©
Zinder, formerly also spelled Sinder, is the second largest city in Niger, with a population of 170,574 ; by 2005 its population was estimated to be over 200,000. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the galleries of Regional Museum and then explore the ancient world of Sultan's Palace.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Zinder vacation planner.

Getting from Agadez to Zinder by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive. October in Zinder sees daily highs of 44°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Niamey.

Things to do in Zinder

Museums · Historic Sites
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Regional Museum ©
Regional Museum
Sultan's Palace ©
Sultan's Palace

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nights
Niamey

Niamey ©
The capital and largest city of Niger, Niamey serves as an administrative, cultural, and economic center on the Niger River.
Niamey is known for museums, shopping, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the galleries of National Museum of Niger (Musee National du Niger), take in the spiritual surroundings of Niamey Grand Mosque, browse the eclectic array of goods at Grand Marche, and explore the fascinating landscape at Tenere Desert.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Niamey vacation builder app.

Traveling by flight from Zinder to Niamey takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 45°C in October, and nighttime lows around 30°C. You'll set off for home on the 24th (Thu).

Things to do in Niamey

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trip

Tenere Desert
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Tenere Desert ©
Tenere Desert
Niamey Grand Mosque ©
Niamey Grand Mosque