25 days in Sudan Itinerary

25 days in Sudan Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Sudan visit planner

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

Route & dates

Start: Khartoum
1
Khartoum
— 6 nights
Drive:  9 h
2
Kassala
— 2 nights
Drive:  8 h 15 min
3
Port Sudan
— 4 nights
Drive:  15 h
4
Kerma
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
5
Merowe
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
6
River Nile State
— 5 nights
Train:  10 h 45 min
End: Khartoum

6
nights
Khartoum

Khartoum ©
Situated at the meeting point of the White and Blue Niles, the sprawling capital Khartoum captivates with its welcoming atmosphere, chaotic marketplaces, and extravagant skyline punctuated with glass towers.
You've added Tomb of Muhammad Ahmad (Madhi), Khalifa House Museum, Nilian Mosque, and other attractions to your itinerary. Explore hidden gems such as Khartoum War Cemetery and Al-Rikini Mosque. Your inner history buff will appreciate Al Kabir Mosque and Naga: Temple of Amun. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Sudan National Museum, view the masterpieces at Mojo Gallery, step off the mainland to explore Tuti Island, and don't miss a visit to Nile Street.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Khartoum online tour planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiport is Khartoum International Airport. In April, daily temperatures in Khartoum can reach 103°F, while at night they dip to 78°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kassala.

Things to do in Khartoum

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Omdurman
Find places to stay Apr 1 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Tomb of Muhammad Ahmad (Madhi) ©
Tomb of Muhammad Ahmad (Madhi)
Sudan National Museum ©
Sudan National Museum
Al Kabir Mosque ©
Al Kabir Mosque

2
nights
Kassala

Kassala ©
Kassala is the capital of the state of Kassala in eastern Sudan. Kassala is known for nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at Taka Mountains.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Kassala trip itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Khartoum to Kassala by combination of flight and car takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: drive. You will leave for Port Sudan on the 10th (Fri).

Things to do in Kassala

Nature Parks
Find places to stay Apr 7 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Taka Mountains ©
Taka Mountains

4
nights
Port Sudan

Port Sudan is a port city in eastern Sudan, and the capital of the state of Red Sea., it has 489,725 residents. Get in touch with nature at Scuba & Snorkeling and Sanganeb National Park. Sesibi Temple and Temple of Sedeinga are good opportunities to explore the local culture.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Port Sudan sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Kassala to Port Sudan in 8.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. On the 14th (Tue), you're off to Kerma.

Things to do in Port Sudan

Nature Parks Outdoors
Find places to stay Apr 10 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Sanganeb National Park ©
Sanganeb National Park
Sesibi Temple ©
Sesibi Temple

2
nights
Kerma

Kerma ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Third Cataract of the Nile, Old Dongola and Soleb Temple. Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Kerma's Archeological Site, get to know the fascinating history of Old Dongola, and then get great views at Third Cataract of the Nile. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Soleb Temple.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Kerma trip planner.

Traveling by car from Port Sudan to Kerma takes 15 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can go by car to Merowe.

Things to do in Kerma

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Dongola, Soleb Temple
Find places to stay Apr 14 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Kerma's Archeological Site ©
Kerma's Archeological Site
Third Cataract of the Nile ©
Third Cataract of the Nile
Soleb Temple ©
Soleb Temple

2
nights
Merowe

Merowe ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Gebel Barkal as well as El Kurru Tombs. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Necropolis of Nuri and Petrified Forest.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Merowe travel planner.

Getting from Kerma to Merowe by car takes about 4 hours. On the 19th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to River Nile State.

Things to do in Merowe

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Karima
Find places to stay Apr 17 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Gebel Barkal ©
Gebel Barkal
Necropolis of Nuri ©
Necropolis of Nuri
El Kurru Tombs ©
El Kurru Tombs

5
nights
River Nile State

River Nile State ©
Meroe Pyramids has been added to your itinerary.

To find where to stay and other tourist information, read our River Nile State trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Merowe to River Nile State. On the 24th (Fri), you're off to home.

Things to do in River Nile State

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 19 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Meroe Pyramids ©
Meroe Pyramids