Admiring 10 most beautiful oases in the world
Ubari Oasis (Libya)
Ubari is an oasis in the Targa valley in southwestern Libya, situated between the plateau and the Messak Sattafat Idhan Ubari sand dunes. The neighboring villages include Germa and Garran. Although the oasis landscape is very beautiful, especially the image of a waterfall flowing between ravines, the water in the oasis is as salty as the Dead Sea water and is recommended not to swim because there are many impurities that are not good to the health.
Huacachina Oasis (Peru)
In the middle of Peru desert is a small residential area, but very complete with swamps, palm forest and a population of about 100 people. For hundreds of years, Huacachina has been known as "America's oasis", hiding "dark blue eyes" in the arid desert. So far, Huacachina has become a resort where families leave from the noisy city of Ica. Many tourists are attracted to this place not only because of the beautiful scenery but also because of a new sport: surfing from the giant sand dunes surrounding the oasis.
Ein Gedi Oasis (Israel)
En Gedi is the largest oasis on the west coast of the Dead Sea. This area is allocated to the tribe of Judah and is very famous during Solomon's reign, with lush lawns and colorful cactus flowers in the arid desert.
Chebika Oasis (Tunisia)
Chebika is a special oasis located at the foot of the Djebel el Negueb mountain range in northern Tunisian. Chebika is very beautiful with surrounding rocky mountains and waterfalls pouring down the oasis. Around the year, the oasis is illuminated by the sun so it is called the "sun castle".
Gaberoun Oasis (Libya)
Gaberoun is an oasis formed around a large lake in Sabha, the Sahara desert. Many years ago, the oasis was a Bedouin settlement but was left in the meantime. Although the lake water is very salty, it makes visitors attracted because when they finish swimming, they will feel very comfortable. The best time for tourists to travel here is from October to May next year.
Turpan Oasis (China)
Turpan is an oasis in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region of China. The oasis with green forests makes people forget the heat between wild, arid rocks.
Maranhao Oasis (Brazil)
This oasis is a beautiful lake in the middle of the sandy desert in Lençóis Maranhenses National Park, Maranhao, Brazil. This is a freshwater lake accumulated from rainwater in the first six months of the year and then the water gradually evaporates and rises again next year.
Herðubreiðarlindir Oasis (Iceland)
Located in the Ódáðahraun desert on the top of the Herðubreið mountain, in the highlands of Iceland, this oasis was created by the earthquake that caused the Trölladyngja volcano. The oasis is beautiful with the ever-changing, colorful vegetation right next to a clean lake.
Timi Oasis, Sahara Desert (Niger)
Timia Oasis located in the Air Mountains (north of Niger) is the most beautiful oasis in this country not only because it is a clear lake in the middle of the desert with lush palm forests, but also owns lots of lush oranges and pomegranates. Therefore, it attracts countless visitors to admire the beautiful scenery and enjoy sweet fruits.
Crescent Oasis (China)
Located about 6km south of Dunhuang City, Gansu Province (China), this oasis is said to have existed for 2,000 years but it has been gradually narrowed rapidly by desertification. So far, the oasis has only one pure lake called Crescent Lake with 218m in length and 54m in width. The lake water level has fallen nearly 8m for three decades.
By: Abigail Harris