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Tour Code: WT-Tripoli 01
7 Days Tour in Libya to Tripoli, Sabratha, Yefrin, Ghadames, Leptis Magna and Tripoli

Departure: Daily
  • Itinerary

    Day by Day
  • Day 01
    Entry Tripoli

    Upon arrival, check in the local hotel. After a short rest, tour the old city including the souk, the Islamic quarters and the arch or Marcus Aurelius. Stay overnight.

  • Day 02
    Tripoli/Sabratha/Yefrin

    Morning visit to the excellent national museum of Tripoli. Then depart to view the extensive ruins of the Roman site of Sabratha. The most outstanding monument at Sabratha is the beautifully restored theatre. After lunch, head to Yefrin, a small town in the Nafussa Mountains.

  • Day 03
    Yefrin/Ghadames

    Morning city tour of Yefrin. Then head to Ghadames, the jewel of the desert. On the way, stop at Gaser Al-Haje and Nalut to view the caves and get an idea about the traditional living styles of the locals. After lunch, continue further south towards the arid Saharan Desert.

  • Day 04
    Ghadames

    Ghadames is a beautiful sleepy desert town that has preserved its original culture en route to Mecca. View the traditional architecture with its labyrinthine passages, mud bricked and gaily decorated streets. You will visit both the old ghost town and the mysterious desert. In the evening you will witness the spectacular desert sunset.

  • Day 05
    Ghadames/Tripoli

    This morning you will visit the Kabaw village with the old houses mostly in shambles, and all of the inhabitants living in rather anonymous structures. You will visit the ghurfas, the grain store built by the local Berbers, and located at the very summit of the village. Later you will visit the pottery market at Gharian before returning to Tripoli.

  • Day 06
    Tripoli/Leptis Magna/Tripoli

    Visit the renowned World Heritage Site of Leptis Magna located east of Tripoli. Visit the vast site including the Triumphal Arch, huge Basilica, Forum, Public Baths, Hippodrome, the Amphitheater, the temple of Rome and Augustus, the Arch of Trajan, the Arch of Tiberius and the market. Get back to Tripoli.

  • Day 07
    Exit Tripoli

    Morning tour to the old medina, the markets and museum. Afternoon is free at leisure. Your tour ends here.

Tour Code: WT-Tripoli 02
8 Days Tour in Libya to Tripoli, Sabratha, Leptis Magna, Geryain, Ghadames, Nalut and Tripoli

Departure: Daily
  • Itinerary

    Day by Day
  • Day 01
    Entry Tripoli

    Upon your arrival, check in a local hotel. The rest of the day is free.

  • Day 02
    Tripoli/Sabratha/Tripoli

    This morning, travel west of Tripoli to the Roman ruins of Sabratha, A UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit the most spectacular site here - the Theater. Also visit the Temple of Libber Peter, the Basilica of Justine the Capitalism, the Temple of Serapes, the Temple of Hercules and the Temple of Isis. Return to Tripoli in the late afternoon.

  • Day 03
    Tripoli/Leptis Magna/Geryain/Tripoli

    Full-day excursion to Leptis Magna and Geryain. Visit the best Roman site in the Mediterranean - the UESCO World Heritage site of Leptis Magna. Theres an excellent, large museum next to the main entrance to the site, which actually is the real treasure awaited when you enter the site. Return back to Tripoli in the afternoon.

  • Day 04
    Ghadames

    After breakfast, travel to the Saharan Oasis of Ghadames, the Jewel of the Libyan Desert. First, you will stop in the old town of Kabow, located high in the Nafusa Mountain. Visit the ancient Gasr, which offers insight into traditional Berber life as it existed hundreds of years ago. Continue south towards the immense Sahara, then stay overnight in Ghadames.

  • Day 05
    Ghadames Oasis

    Full-day tour of this quiet town with labyrinthine streets lined with mud brick buildings. Ghadames has preserved its cultural purity. Here you will visit the cultural Museum, the great Mosque, the main square and a traditional home. In the evening, watch sand dunes change hues from gold to blazing red at sunset in the desert.

  • Day 06
    Ghadames/Nalut/Tripoli

    Visit the Nalut village on the way back to Tripoli. Here you will see an excellent Gasr (fortified granary) built by the local Berbers over 800 years ago. Arrive in Tripoli in the early evening and stay overnight.

  • Day 07
    Tripoli

    Full-day tour of Tripoli and environs. Visit the Red Castle fortress and have a tour in the famous old city - Medina. The fortress has been fortified by each successive generation of Tripolis rulers, and thus contains a mix of architecture and decoration. 

  • Day 08
    Exit Tripoli

    Get prepared for your departure. Your tour ends here.

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