Have you ever experienced the stay in an oasis? If yes, then here are some of the most beautiful and alluring desert oases around the globe, well known for its handsomeness. Oasis is nowhere to be easily experienced by most of us, however, one should experience at least once in a lifetime out of the oases listed below.
Here, we have listed the 10 most beautiful desert oases in the world that are special for their unique sceneries.
10. Tafilalt (Morocco)
Tafilalt is an alluring and gorgeous oasis located in Sahara desert. The oasis is well known for its size since it stands in the first position when the largest oases are into consideration. The word “Tafilalt” refers to a jug with clay as a container. It is big enough to make one roam the oasis for ten long days, which is spread along the Ziz River. A river in the middle of nowhere is one of the best feelings one can experience and Tafilalt excels in it.
9. Siwa Oasis (Egypt)
Siwa Oasis is an incredible oasis located east of Libyan border. Also recognized as the most isolated place in Egypt, however, hold the maximum tourists in Egypt. It is great to know that the Siwa oasis is inhibited with about 23,000 people in and around the oasis. Additionally, a lot of olive and palm trees add value and beauty to Siwa Oasis. Scientists have also discovered the oasis to be one of the oldest with an estimate presence of about 2-3 million years.
8. Wadi Bani Khalid (Oman)
Wadi Bani Khalid is an Arabic word, which refers to “Valley”. Never convincing by looks, the oasis is evergreen due to a nearby valley that flows round the clock. Finally, the Iconic beauty of Wadi Bani is located in Sharquyah region. Unlike other oases around the globe, Wadi Bani is featured with nearby caves to add on more fun and adventure for tourists. However, the caves seem beautiful at the initial stage, tend to get dangerous and rugged at the later stages and one should be prepared for it.
7. Ein Gedi (Israel)
Ein Gedi is one of the most visited places by tourists in Israel due to its amazing natural reserve. Located west of Dead Sea, the Ein Gedi oasis is also recognized as “spring of the kid”. Furthermore, National park along the oasis adds more value to tourists and commuters. It was also recognized in many magazines as the most popular oasis and tourist spots in Israel. Additionally, many road running events happen near the oasis which is at a distance of about 80 km southeast of Jerusalem.
6. Lençóis Maranhenses National Park (Brazil)
Lençóis Maranhenses National Park in northeastern Brazil is a perfect lagoon and one cannot believe their eyes. A single view can mesmerize anyone honestly. And due to which there are thousands of tourists visiting Lençóis Maranhenses oasis every year. Between July and September, the national park is impounded with maximum rainfall and a single top view can stun anyone for over years. With completely no vegetation, it is a big time miracle of profound freshwater lagged at the national park with even tiger fishes like all over the year.
5. Timia Oasis (Niger)
In the middle of Air Mountains, lies an extremely beautiful oasis consisting of unimaginable forest ambiance. Timia oasis is featured with dense trees and grooves instead of water being stagnated. Located in the northern parts of Niger, the Timia oasis is a perfect place to reside for tourists after desert adventures. Unlike other desert oases, Timia oasis helps the tourists with a lot of fruits like pomegranates and oranges hanging then and there for the immigrants.
4. Crescent Lake (China)
Crescent Lake, as the name says, is one of the most eye-boggling crescent shaped oasis located 6 km south of Dunhuang, China. It is located along the desert of Gobi. The oasis resembles a perfect paradise at night with a pleasing cold breeze in the evening. There are very visitors and tourists all around the year due to its incredible view. Most noteworthy, ATV and camel rides in this oasis add desperate fun with the family.
3. Huacachina (Peru)
Huacachina oasis resembles a water pit with dense forest in the middle of a monster Peruvian desert. Most probably, Huacachina is the only desert having a human population of count above 100. On entering the oasis, gives a feel of a mini-village developed with small cottages and an odd number of summing pools. With extraordinary trees, grooves and buildings, the oasis is a heaven in the middle of the scorching Peruvian desert. At night, the oasis can produce perfect wallpaper and a cherishing wall painting.
2. Ubari Oasis (Libya)
Ubari Oasis, located in southwestern parts of Libya, is one of the most mindboggling oases in the world. The oasis can produce incredible wallpaper views, which is nowhere to be seen. The oasis located in the middle of the dead desert looks completely mesmerizing due to the palm trees and other small plants along the lake. The water there seems not suitable for consuming since there is a high concentration of salt. It is neither suitable for swimming since the water is extremely dirty.
1. Chebika Oasis (Tunisia)
Chebika oasis is located along the mountains of the Djebel el Negueb in the western part of Tunisia. It has one of the world’s greatest jaw-dropping views when beauties of oases are into consideration. It was once referred to as the “Castle of Sun” since it used to get cherished with the maximum sunlight possible. Furthermore, the oasis resembles a paradise in the middle of the scorching sun. Finally, the Chebika oasis has become so famous that some of the recent Hollywood shots were filmed at this location.