High up in the mountains you will find rocky plateaus and lunar canyons stretching for miles around. Should you make the journey up the sumit, they are accessible by trekking, 4x4 or camel-back from the Djanet oasis.
The rocky mountains of Tassili n'Ajjer offer exceptional landscapes.© Gil GIUGLIO
The region has a lunar landscape that is mostly characterised by deep ravines, dried out riverbeds, and forests.© ©Gil Giuglio
The two mountain ranges of Tassili. Tassili means the 'plateau of the rivers' of the Sahara.© ©Gil Giuglio
Covering an area of nearly 28,000 miles, the Tassili n'Ajjer is a vast plateau in the south-west of the country bordering Algeria, Libya, Nigeria and Mali.© Gil GIUGLIO
A magnificent lunar landscape with rocky formations, this is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.© ©Gil Giuglio