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North Africa Discovery Overview
Travel from Cairo to Casablanca and visit Egypt, Libya, Tunisia, Algeria and Morocco.
Experience a truly unique and epic adventure crossing North Africa from coast to coast - from Cairo to Casablanca. Follow in the footsteps of great rulers and their mighty civilisations as you forge through Egypt, Libya, Tunisia, Algeria and Morocco. Discover the rich cultures, dramatic histories and awe-inspiring natural beauty of these five fascinating countries - from modern Arab cities through the majestic Hoggar mountain ranges and the immense and desolate Sahara. Enjoy visits to Berber and Tuareg settlements, and explore ancient ruins. Pack a bold spirit and an open mind as this captivating continent awaits the adventure of a lifetime.
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Travel to Egypt and visit Cairo. Admire the Great Sphinx and the Pyramids of Giza.
Explore the catacombs of Kom ash-Shuqqafa and the modern Bibliotheca Alexandrina.
Make tracks for the Mediterranean resort town of Marsa Matruh.
Cross the border into Libya and explore the moving Knightsbridge War Cemetery.
Shop in Benghazi's Souq al-Jreed.
Stroll through the Old City and bustling medina of Tripoli.
Visit unique cave dwellings.
Explore a Berber grain castle. Enjoy a traditional lunch in an oasis city.
Drive through the desert and mountain ranges to reach the ancient city of Sabratha.
Cross into Tunisia and visit synagogues in agricultural Jerba.
Travel across towering dunes to feast with Berber locals.
Visit the set of Star Wars and scale a Roman colosseum.
Admire mosques and merchant houses in the holy city of Kairouan.
Wander glamorous Tunis.
Unwind in this hilltop spa village.
Discover Le Kef, a hidden Tunisian treasure.
Cycle around a palm tree plantation.
Inspect this oasis town's famous carpets.
Shop in Ghardaia's colourful souq.
Relax in the desert oasis of Djanet.
Get a taste of Tuareg village life.
In seemingly barren terrain, try to spot camels and rare leopards.
Camp amid ancient rock engravings and surreal mushroom-shaped boulders in Youfihakit.
Sleep by a waterfall cascading over pink and purple granite.
See where a French priest built his chapel in a forbidding volcanic landscape.
This red mud-brick city hums with Tuareg herders.
Explore Turkish palaces, medieval courtyards, lush gardens and winding alleys in Algiers.
Celebrate the end of the North African Discovery in cosmopolitan Casablanca.
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