Unique and hot country of Algeria is a place, where golden sands are hiding the historical monuments of ancient civilizations and every trip around the country automatically turns into a desert safari, as about 80% of the whole territory of the country is covered by the sands of great desert.
Even though Algeria is considered the second largest country of Africa, it is still considered not quite visited tourist destination, which yields to its more popular neighbors Morocco and Tunisia. But nevertheless, the most experienced and brave travelers are still annually coming to Algeria in order to find its most breath-taking landscapes and gorgeous historical sightseeings.
Algeria owns a coastline of about 990 kilometers, but nevertheless it may not be considered the country of the beachfront vacation, as there are not so many hotels and the quality of the beaches yield to the neighboring tourist destinations. But anyways, there are some special local places to admire the beauty of the endless waters after the traveling through the sandy desert, like, for example, the Cote Turquoise.
The Sahara Desert is definitely the main local tourist attraction. The trips through the desert are usually held by car, on foot or even on camels. Besides that the numerous sightseeings, like the ruins of the ancient temples, huge fortress walls, examples of the local architecture and mosques are hidden among the territory of the desert. Another popular tourist destination of Algeria is Tassili National Park, situated on the Sought of the country.