5 days in Somalia Itinerary

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Hargeysa
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Mogadishu
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Hargeysa — 1 night

A capital of the self-declared state of Somaliland, Hargeisa is the second-largest city in Somalia.
On the 3rd (Thu), browse the eclectic array of goods at Livestock Market, take in the spiritual surroundings of MiG Jet, then explore the galleries of Saryan Museum, and finally explore the striking landscape at Laas Geel.

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Columbus, USA to Hargeysa is an approximately 30-hour flight. Traveling from Columbus to Hargeysa, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Columbus in November; daily highs in Hargeysa reach 76°F and lows reach 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to fly to Mogadishu.
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Mogadishu — 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Liido Beach Somalia, then don't miss a visit to Shanghai Old City, and then learn more about the world around you at black Hawk Down crash site museum.

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You can fly from Hargeysa to Mogadishu in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In November, Mogadishu is somewhat warmer than Hargeysa - with highs of 86°F and lows of 78°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.
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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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