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Illizi

بلدية إيليزي
Commune of Illizi
Photo from Illizi. The text reads: "J'aime la nature, Je la protège", Which means I love the environment, therefore I protect it.
Photo from Illizi. The text reads: "J'aime la nature, Je la protège", Which means I love the environment, therefore I protect it.
Location of Illizi within Illizi Province
Location of Illizi within Illizi Province
Country Algeria
ProvinceIllizi (seat)
DistrictIllizi (coextensive)
Government
 • PMA Seats11
Area
 • Total75,945 km2 (29,323 sq mi)
Population
 (1998)
 • Total10,163
 • Density0.13/km2 (0.35/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01 (CET)
Postal code
37000
ONS code3301

Illizi (Arabic: إيليزي‎) is a town situated in the south-eastern part of Algeria, capital of Illizi Province. It is one of the gates to the Tassili N'Ajjer National Park with caves situated under the sands containing prehistoric drawings dating from 6000 years BC. There is a hotel and two camping sites, as well as many local tourist agencies.

Transport

The town is served by Illizi Airport.

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