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Tenere Desert, Niger

An almost never-ending sea of sand, Tenere Desert is a south-central area of the Sahara, stretching from western Chad to northeastern Niger. Consider crossing the desert on a camel or in a 4WD vehicle to experience the beauty of a truly desolate wilderness in Africa. Put Tenere Desert on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Niamey planning site .
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Niamey provides several accommodations, from budget-friendly to luxurious four-star hotels. Economical dorms suit shoestring travelers, and private rooms with air-conditioning cater to those who desire privacy. Seek hostels with mosquito nets during the rainy season. Hotels with pools lie scattered across the city, offering professional service and restaurants with local specialties. Another option: rent a traditional thatched-roof cottage, where gardens and a rustic atmosphere add to your experience.
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