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Waw an Namus, Murzuq

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Discover Waw an Namus, a volcanic field with three differently colored lakes framed with lush vegetation. The field's second name is "Oasis of Mosquitoes" since the lakes are infested with them. Besides a bottle of water and sturdy footwear, you might want to bring your camera to snap a few images of camels and birds. Thanks to its size and stark black color, the volcanic field can be seen from the space. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Waw an Namus by using our Murzuq trip builder app.
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  • F. The Mosquito is a volcanic mountain in southern Central Libya and south of Harrouj. At a height of 575 meters, it is considered one of the most exotic areas of the world where it is a volcanic mountain and a dormant volcanic safieh with black basalt rocks, with a large number of...
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  • I went there in 2006 and the show is great. One feels the strength of nature and the spectacle of this volcano and its huge caldera in the middle of the desert is a great moment. If in 2006 it was already...
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