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Acacus Mountains

Acacus Mountains

1. Takharkhouri

2. Wadi Tanshal

3. Wadi Tashwinat

4. Rock Art

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Rock Art

Acacus, Libya / Rock art

The rock art of the Acacus is added to the UNESCO World Heritage List, as one of 5 places in Libya.
The oldest paintings and carvings of Acacus date back 12,000-14,000 years. There are rock paintings across a large part of the mountains, most showing animals.

Acacus, Libya / Rock art

Acacus, Libya / Rock art

By Tore Kjeilen