14 days in United States & Africa Itinerary

14 days in United States & Africa Itinerary

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New York City, United States
— Few hours
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Mombasa, Kenya
— 3 nights
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Cairo, Egypt
— 3 nights
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Dakar, Senegal
— 3 nights

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New York City, United States

New York City

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the New York City trip builder.

Savannah to New York City is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Savannah in November: high temperatures in New York City hover around 57°F and lows are around 44°F. You'll set off for Mombasa on the 29th (Sun).

Things to do in New York City

Nightlife · Parks · Tours · Outdoors
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Mombasa, Kenya

Mombasa ©
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.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Diani Beach and Nyali Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Safaris and Scuba & Snorkeling. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Mombasa: Stand-Up Paddleboarding (in Diani Beach) and Gede Ruins (in Gede). And it doesn't end there: look for gifts at Akamba Handicraft, steep yourself in history at Jumba la Mtwana, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Mombasa Memorial Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Mombasa journey builder tool.

Fly from New York City to Mombasa in 20.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 8 hours traveling from New York City to Mombasa. Traveling from New York City in November, things will get warmer in Mombasa: highs are around 87°F and lows about 74°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Mombasa

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trips

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Must see
Diani Beach
4.6
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Safari
Safaris
4.5
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History Museum
Gede Ruins
3.9

3
nights
Cairo, Egypt

Cairo ©

City of a Thousand Minarets

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Pyramids of Giza and Bent Pyramid. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids and Great Sphinx. Step out of Cairo to go to Saqqara and see Step Pyramid of Djoser, which is approximately 52 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: shop like a local with Khan Al-Khalili, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosque of Ibn Tulun, explore the world behind art at Gayer-Anderson Museum (Bayt al-Kiritliya), and pause for some photo ops at Statue of Ramses II.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Cairo trip maker site.

Fly from Mombasa to Cairo in 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference moving from East Africa Time (EAT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Mombasa in December, you will find days in Cairo are colder (69°F), and nights are a bit cooler (54°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to Dakar.

Things to do in Cairo

Side Trips

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World heritage site
Pyramids of Giza
4.4
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Monument
Great Sphinx
4.7

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.
Visiting Plage Popenguine and L'Elevage d'Oiseaux Exotique will get you outdoors. Discover out-of-the-way places like La Maison des Esclaves and Loman Art House - Art Gallery. Get out of town with these interesting Dakar side-trips: Lagune de la Somone (in Somone) and Paroisse Saint Charles Borromee (in Goree Island). There's much more to do: pick up a one of a kind souvenir at La Galerie Antenna, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosque of the Divinity, kick back and relax at Plage du Virage, and admire the striking features of Dakar Railway Station.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Dakar attractions planner.

You can fly from Cairo to Dakar in 14 hours. Another option is to drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Cairo to Dakar is minus 2 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Cairo in December; daily highs in Dakar reach 82°F and lows reach 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dakar

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 7 — 11:
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Specialty Museum
La Maison des Esclaves
4.3

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