Wilaya of Biskra

Wilaya of Biskra

 

Wilaya of Biskra, called the “Queen of Zibans”, is a city located 470 KM southeast of Algiers. Chief town of Wilaya with an area of ​​21671 square kilometers, and its population and about 600 000 inhabitants.

Chained by two rivers: Oued foddala descending from Jebel Belezma and wadi Abdi descending from Jebel Mahmel which travel 120kms to arrive each one of his side to the corridor “Faj” and which give birth to ZARZOUR Wadi. The rich fertile soil (topsoil) promotes agriculture and palm plantations. Different places of interest mean that Biskra can be both a city of rest, discovery and care through thermal spas: the Roman time pool and the famous hammam salhine.

On the outskirts of the city you can visit the village which has countless palm groves as Sidi Okba, M’chounech, El-Kantara, Sidi Okba, Aoumech, Mekhadma, Ourlel, Tolga, where we find the best dates in the world !