Tunisian TreasuresA 7-Day Journey from Sahara to Medina
✅ Program Details
Day 1: Arrival in Djerba - An Oasis of Beginnings
➥ The adventure begins with an arrival at Djerba Airport, a serene island marked by its Mediterranean charm.
➥ Participants will be transferred to the luxurious Radisson Blu Palace Hotel in Djerba, a delightful haven where a first taste of Tunisian hospitality awaits.
➥ Dinner at the hotel and a comfortable night’s sleep prepare everyone for the days ahead.
Day 2: Discovering the Enchanting Ksours
➥ Breakfast then Depart from the hotel and head towards Matmata, a unique destination known for its underground troglodyte dwellings. visit the troglodyte hotel of Sidi Idris, which offers a glimpse into traditional cave dwelling life, explore the famous Star Wars filming locations in the area. Lunch.
➥ Departure to the Berber village of Toujene. Capture memorable photos of the picturesque surroundings and immerse yourself in the local culture. then continue to Explore Ksar Hallouf, a historic fortified granary.
➥ Drive to Ksar Hadada, this unique location also served as a Star Wars film set.
➥ Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel Ksar Hadada or similar.
Day 3: A Voyage into the Sahara's Heart
➥ Rise to the sun’s warm embrace and savor a fulfilling breakfast.
➥ The journey continues, taking participants to the hilltop village of Chenini, where the historic Mosque of the Seven Sleepers awaits exploration.
➥ From there, the route leads to Ksar Ghilane, a remote desert oasis. Immersion in natural hot springs and relaxation in an enchanting setting await travelers. Enjoy lunch at the Ecolodge hotel before embarking on the next leg of the adventure.
➥ The destination is Camp Abdelmoula, a luxurious desert camp nestled amid the timeless dunes of the Sahara. Here, travelers experience the Sahara’s authentic spirit, enhanced by a cozy campfire dinner and a night in comfortable tents.
Day 4: Desert Dreams and Adventures
➥ The new day calls for breakfast and adventure.
➥ An exciting 4×4 excursion awaits, providing a thrilling journey to mysterious desert wells and the breathtaking mountains of Tembaine. Return to the camp for a satisfying lunch.
➥ In the afternoon, participants can dare to traverse the dunes with a quad ride (paid locally), absorbing the golden hues of the Sahara’s vast landscapes.
➥ As the sun dips below the horizon, a campfire dinner offers an enchanting end to the day, filling the night with Saharan magic.
Day 5: Journeys Through Breathtaking Landscapes
➥ Start the day with a hearty breakfast, setting the tone for more discoveries.
➥ Travel onward to Douz, known as the “Gateway to the Sahara.” Here, the adventure includes an optional camel ride (paid locally), offering a fresh perspective of the desert’s wonders.
➥ After lunch in Douz, the journey to Tozeur leads across the mesmerizing Chott Jerid, a vast Salt Lake that’s a photographer’s paradise.
➥ The day culminates at Ong Jemal, a desert location made famous by its appearance in the “Star Wars” saga. Embrace the essence of a cinematic landscape, with the setting sun adding to the allure.
➥ The evening concludes with dinner and a peaceful night at Dar Horchani.
Day 6: Cascading Adventures and Oasis Wonders
➥ Breakfast then Drive to Kairouan via Gafsa.
➥ Upon arriving in Kairouan, visit the Great Mosque of Okba, a significant religious landmark and one of the oldest mosques in North Africa. Lunch.
➥ Discover the vibrant Medina of Kairouan, a UNESCO World Heritage site.
➥ Engage in cultural experiences by visiting a carpet-weaving workshop, where you can witness the intricate artistry of traditional Tunisian carpet making. Visit also a traditional Tunisian confection workshop. Explore the process of making “makroudh”, a delectable Tunisian pastry filled with dates and coated with honey.
➥ Departure to Tunis, dinner at Dar Zarrouk restaurant. and overnight at Dar Said Hotel or similar.
Day 7: Farewell to the Sahara
➥ Begin the day with a final breakfast, a meal that brings the extraordinary journey to a close.
➥ As the sun rises, our team will transfer travelers to Tunis Carthage Airport, marking the end of an unforgettable adventure. This journey through Tunisia’s beauty and history has created cherished memories that will stay with all participants always.
Tent types at Abdelmoula Camp
``Classic Tents with shared bathroom``
``Premium tents with a private shower, heating, and toilet``
Rate Inclusions and Exclusions!
➥ 4×4 transportation for 7 days (4 people per vehicle)
➥ Professional guide.
➥ One night at Radisson Blu Hotel Djerba or similar half board basis.
➥ One night at Ksar Hadada Hotel or similar half board basis
➥ two nights at Abdelmoula Camp half-board basis and full board basis.
➥ One night at Dar Horchani or similar half board basis.
➥ One night at Dar Said Hotel or similar bed and breakfast basis.
➥ Dinner at Dar Zarrouk restaurant.
➥ Entry fees and City taxes.
➥ Workshops and activities mentioned in the program.
➥ The optional excursions (Camel ride, quad…)