Libya is a popular tourist destination offers spectacular natural beauty, a selection of historical sights and a wonderfully warm climate. Visiting with children is often a concern, parents worry that there isn’t enough when exploring this beautiful country to keep the children occupied, but Libya is a great family holiday destination with a host of family activities offered throughout the year.
Beautiful stretches of sandy beaches can be found in all the coastal areas of Libya offering a selection of family activities from building sand castles to swimming in the crystal blue waters. Some of the beach resorts offer water skiing, scuba diving and surfing.
Parks and Play Areas
There is a selection of green open spaces to be found throughout Libya where the children can play and you can enjoy a relaxing family picnic in the warm sun. A popular stop for many families is Al Furuseya, this green park has a great play area and running track, you’ll find locals and holiday makers arriving here to let the children have some fun.
Another popular stop is the indoor play center in Tripoli, this center offers a host of great activities for children of all ages from climbing frames to trampolines.
Al-Buduzira is a park in Benghazi, to the one side of the park you find the famous Benghazi zoo with a host of animals to visit, to the other side is a water park with a choice of slides and pools, perfect for a hot day and then there is the green spaces for play and a popular picnic space.
The Tripoli Zoo is also a popular stop for families visiting Libya with a choice of animals to visit and learn about, spend your day wandering around the zoo and exploring the exhibitions.