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Day trip from Djerba and Zarzis

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Day trip to Ksar Ghilane in the Tunisian desert.
We will take you for a day in the heart of the great Oriental Erg of southern Tunisia.

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Camel trekking in the desert to Ksar Ghilane to discover the nomadic life of yesteryear.
3 hours of unforgettable walk in the silence of the Sahara desert.

Djerba > Ksar Ghilane > Djerba.

  • Djerba or Zarzis, supported by our guide, early in the morning, then drive to Ksar Ghilane.

  • Coffee break and photos in a cafe in the desert, in the middle of nowhere.

  • Arrival at the Oasis of Ksar Ghilane.

  • We will meet our camel guides and their dromedaries

  • Departure for the trek of three hours on the back of dromedary in the dunes of ocher sand.

  • Lunch in the desert: Tunisian salad, grilled meat, bread baked in the sand.

  • Departure for return to Djerba in 4X4 and deposit at your hotel or at the airport.


is a subsidiary of

Grand - Sahara - Adventures

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Ksar Ghilane.

The southernmost of the Tunisian oases and one of the doors of the desert of the Tunisian Sahara, the oasis is fed by a source of hot water in which one can bathe and which would have thermal virtues.
As the name suggests (ksar means castle), not far from Ksar Ghilane a fort dating from Roman times, Tisavar, located on the edge of the desert.

The Tunisian government proposed it on February 17, 2012 for a future ranking on the UNESCO World Heritage List.


One kilometer to the east there is a stele, which testifies to the passage of General Leclerc and his army in 1943 during the battle of Ksar Ghilane. It bears the following inscription:

"Here, from February 23 to March 10, 1943, General Leclerc and Force L, who came from Chad, victoriously supported the assault of the enemy forces, inflicting severe losses on them. "

Private day trip with lunch included.

Decreasing price according to the number of participants.


(*) The price includes:

Transport by 4x4 car on the basis of 2 people per car .The services of a licensed ONTT guide, the camel ride, lunch.

Are excluded from the price: Beverages of all kinds .. All that is not mentioned in the heading "the price includes".

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