Outdoor Activities to Experience in Libya
Libya is located in Northern Africa which means it enjoys a Mediterranean climate. This means hot summers and mild winters, making it a popular tourist destination throughout the world.
You can enjoy all the outdoor activities Libya has to offer year round whether you want to enjoy some rock climbing or you want to have some fun in the water.
The Acacus Mountains are a spectacular mountain range in Libya filled with rocky gorges and ancient rock art, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. For those looking for some outdoor fun you can spend some time rock climbing the gorges or you can enjoy a hike in the warm sunshine and visit the heritage site and see the rock art for yourself.
Libya is located on the coast and offers a selection of wonderful sandy beaches where you can lie back and soak up the sun or enjoy a host of watersports from scuba diving to surfing.
Some of the beach resorts offer their own selection of watersports where you can hire jet bikes or enjoy some time waterskiing. Another option is to hire a yacht for the day and go out onto the crystal blue waters and enjoy the warm summer air.
The Sahara Desert is a very popular tourist destination in Libya. This large desert is filled with towering golden sand dunes. The best way to experience the desert is on a camel, which is an outdoor adventure you won’t experience very often. The guide will take you through the desert villages and oasis areas, enabling you to soak up the beauty of the area as the dunes change color as the sun moves across the sky.
Whether you’re looking for extreme outdoor adventures or just some fun in the sun, Libya has it all, perfect for couples, friends and families to enjoy some outdoor fun.