Béni Abbès (Arabic: بني عباس ), also known as the Pearl of the Saoura, and also as the White Oasis, is a town and commune located in western Algeria in Béchar Province, 241 kilometres (150 mi) far from the provincial capital Béchar, and 1,200 kilometres (750 mi) from Algiers.
Béni Ounif is a town and commune in Béchar Province, Algeria, coextensive with the district of Béni Ounif. It has a population of 10,732 as of the 2008 census, up from 8,199 in 1998, and had an annual growth rate of 2.8%, the second highest in the province. The commune covers an area of 16,600 square kilometres (6,400 sq mi).
The town of Taghit is less than 100 kilometres from Béchar and can be reached by road in less than an hour and a half when driving. Taghit is located to the east of the Oued Zouzfana, a river that runs through Morocco’s Oriental region and the Béchar province in Algeria.