This short break holiday is perfect for a long weekend in North Africa, exploring the ancient ruins in Libya. This tour includes the world famous Roman ruins of Leptis Magna and Sebratha.
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- Transfers from/to airport
- English speaking guide
- Entry fees
- personal expenses eg visa, tips, some meals, drinks etc
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|Meet & assist at airport and transfer to hotel. Take a small tour in Tripoli city, dinner in a local restaurant & residence in the hotel.|
|We start with a city-tour of Tripoli this morning. Visit the remarkable Jamahiriya Museum, which contains important finds of sculpture from the many Roman sites in Libya. Later walk through the Medina, seeing the mosques and merchantsí houses, and the famous arch of Marcus Aurelius. Dinner in a local restaurant & residence in the hotel.|
|Early this morning, we drive to Leptis-Magna. Full day visit Leptis-Magna, a major Roman port in North Africa, which grew rich from exports of olive oil and grain. It had public buildings commensurate with its importance, an impressive forum, Baths and triumphal arch. These were protected through many centuries by a thick covering of sand. Nearby is the Villa-Silin, a large well preserved building with extensive quality mosaics and frescoes. Back to Tripoli, dinner in a local restaurant & residence in the hotel.|
|After breakfast, a short drive takes us to Sebratha. Visit Sebratha, which was originally a trading post for the Carthaginians. It flourished under the Romans in the late second century AD. It had an extensive residential quarter and a magnificent theatre, and then we continue to Tripoli. Transfer to Tripoli airport and departure to home destination.|