Located in the African continent Algeria is a beautiful land of varied cultures, white beaches and spectacular landscapes of desert and mountains. Travel Algeria to rediscover the ancient colonial buildings, mesmerizing wildlife and friendly Algerians.
Algiers is the capital of this nation with captivating Medina, lush cities and architecture of the Romans and Phoenicians. This place has been a port since centuries, Maghreb touch still exists here in spite of the urbanization. The majestic mosques, white portico and blue balconies of French colonialism, winding alleys and spectacular casbah all form a part of Algiers.
Tipasa is the ancient city with historic Numidian mausoleum and the exceptional Punic, Roman and Christian ruins along the breathtaking Mediterranean coast. Kabylia and Chiffa Gorge offer the picturesque rural setup with some wonderful ski resorts along the olive and fig groves of the countryside.
Fishing, rock climbing at Tamanrasset, dune skiing or camel trekking at Saharan dunes can be engaging entertainment. The turquoise sea offer snorkeling, sailing, windsurfing, swimming and kayaking activities for some thrills. Go trekking along the hills or cycling along the zigzag roads or in some parts of the Sahara desert for fun. Tour of the Tassili N’ Ajjer, volcanic plateau or Hoggar Mountains can be adventurous.
Oran is the second largest metropolis of Algeria with multiple relics and mosque of historic importance. Visit Djemila to see well preserved ancient city with enticing pine forests and lush hills. There are giant temples with an old amphitheatre all in its distinct forum. Assekrem is a well known site for camping amongst spectacular mountains and to see amazing scenery of hills and greenery at dawn.
Visit the Bardo Ethnographic and Local Art Museum to get a glimpse of fine arts and skillful work of the locals here. Ghardia is well known for its unique carpets and best bazaars to collect souvenirs of your trip. Sumptuous cuisine, luxurious hotels and marvelous places to visit can make your holiday memorable as you travel Algeria.