Algerian Sahara, Illizi

#2 of 22 in Nature in Algeria
Venture into the vast sand of Algerian Sahara, the largest Saharan desert in the world. Extending some 9 million sq km (3.5 million sq mi), the red sands take up approximate the space of the United States. Prepare for the journey by packing essential clothes, including headscarves and enough water to cool down. Opt to travel around the desert on a camel or a jeep, and enjoy the picturesque views of the varying terrain. To visit Algerian Sahara and get the most from your holiday in Illizi, create itinerary details personal to you using our Illizi online visit planner.
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  • how to describe !? i left Djanet and spend 1 week inside the Tadrart national park, the only one open to the foreigner without special army escort. first i felt save , second i organized it with a...  more »
  • many people would not think to go but I think you should visit this country 1 time in your life beautiful places to see but the only thing is not much English spoken  more »

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