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Now accessible to American travelers, Libya and its archaeological treasures remain relatively uncrowded and easy to navigate. Libya’s past and present are revealed on this exciting itinerary.
Trip highlights include:
- Tour the Libya museum in Tripoli for an introduction to the country
- Visit four fascinating UNESCO World Heritage sites: Sabratha, Leptis Magna, Cyrene & Ghadames
- See Libya’s finest examples of Berber architecture in Qasr al-Haj
- Drive into the Sahara to share tea and bread with the local Tuareg people
- Stop in Gharyan to visit the ancient Berber underground homes
- Admire the ancient cave temple at Slontah
- Discover the fine Byzantine mosaics of Qasr Libya
This is truly a fascinating exploration of a country considered to be the ancient crossroads of the Sahara. Join UW Lecturer Jere Bacharach on this small group adventure limited to 24 participants.
$4,695 with group air from Seattle or $4,195 from New York (Land only is not available on this trip.)
Single Supplement: $995
Operator: Odysseys Unlimited
Friends & family are welcome—you don't have to be a UW graduate to travel with UW Alumni Tours!