The country of Libya is situated in the region of Maghreb in North Africa. It is surrounded on the north by the Mediterranean Sea, on the east by Egypt, on the southeast by Sudan, on the south by Chad and Niger and on the west by Algeria and Tunisia. The Archaeological sites of Libya bring in the highest number of tourists from all parts of the world. Libya is home to 5 UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The Sahara Desert also attracts a lot of tourists from round the world.