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Travel Information of Chad African Country

Africa is certainly a tourist’s paradise and a traveler’s ecstasy. There is something about this place that sets a traveler’s heart racing and makes the tourist totally hypnotized by the sights.

Amongst the African regions, Chad comes across as a lovely combination of travel pleasures and tour excitements. Chad has its own scenic beauty and tour value and one has many things to do while here.

North Face Climbing expedition, Chad, Africa

The Zakouma National park is one place that the tourist coming to Africa would love to visit.  After a lot of poaching activities were caught, and  the civil war totally destroyed the life here, Chad has reconstructed the park and has a lot of things to attract the tourists. So you have the elephants and the giraffes, the monkeys and the wildebeests, the lions and many antelopes and also wild birds. March and April see a lot of visitors here as the animals are seen  roaming around. They are mostly seen in safaris when they come to the waterhole. June to October is not the right time as this is the time, when there is heavy rain in the park. It is better to visit this park by getting the tour organized through the agencies.

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Then you can visit Lake Chad which was one of the largest freshwater lakes in the whole world. This dry season area is around 10,000 square kilometer and rises up to 25,000 km and is the highest during the time of the rains. But the lake is drying up now and actually vanished during the time of the drought of 1984. The fishermen and the farmers are actually finding it a problem, as the lake is slowly drying up and are taking necessary actions for it. One can go around the lake on boats and see a lot of birds and also some lovely islands in the distance.

Then you have the Tibesti Mountains to see and these are however not within limits yet, are a pleasure to watch. Then you can see the Ennedi desert which is a unique region and has a lot of things for the tourists. So get to see the most fascinating prehistorical cave paintings and the most magnificent desert lakes and also the enchantingsand dunes which are a major feature of the entire region. Then you also have the sights of the Nile Crocodile and the presence of the Sahara lion here enhances the tours here.

 

Also you can go to Abeche, which is a capital of the Ouadai Sultanate. This is surrounded by a desert land that is totally filled with oriental charm and also some lovely and fascinating cobbled streets across the region. There are also some well constructed interesting mosques here.

Chad is famous for activities like camel racing. Come and experience the best of camel racing in the world and see the lovely sights of the Tibesti mountains here. Also get closer to the Toubou tribe who are a fierce lot and are supposed to be related to the Western Sahara Tuaregs. With the best crags and chasms across the world, this is a place that is normally closed to travelers. So watch this region from a distance and enjoy the sights of the Emi KOussi Peak which is situated at a height of around 11,200 feet.

N’Djamena is the capital of Chad and is a great pre war reputation zone. This is actually one of the most vibrant Central African cities. There are many bullet holes here in the buildings here indicating the rife that the city has gone through.

 

Visit the National Museum and come back totally enchanted with the beautiful Sarah Art Culture belonging to the 9th century. The town has two sections one is the Arab section and the other is the region where the southerners live. The Arab section is very serene at night and the southerners here are very lively and active.

With great tour delights and the ideal travel experiences you would get to see the most fascinating experiences in Chad and you would have a lot of things to do.