A remote and secluded oasis, Guelta d’Archei was created by underground water emerging to the surface hundreds of years ago. The oasis sustains the area's plant and animal life and serves as the natural habitat for one of the last Nile crocodile colonies in the desert. To reach this out-of-the-way spot, you'll need a car and a local guide. Before you visit Fada, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.
Guelta d’Archei Reviews
Chad is a very rough country to explore where 2-3 weeks of camping is required to see the deserts of the North, however the scenery is fantastic and varied and if you're up for roughing it out, it's..... more »
It was so amazing that there were art work from centuries on the walls, and several miles of flat and extreme terrain to travel on. more »
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