Location : Rond Point Chiraa, 69 Avenue Med Badra, Houmt Souk 4180 Djerba, Tunisie
GPS Coordinates : N 33°52’14.8″ / E010°51’08.7″
Opening hours :
Lundi-Samedi 9h00-13h00 / 15h00-18h00
Tel. : (+216) 75 621 946
Fax. : (+216) 75 652 733
A special one day tour of Djerba island for people with curiosity, looking for the famous Djerbian sweet way of life.
Pick-up at your hotel or accommodation in Djerba or Zarzis. Departure toward the island core. After two miles, we arrive at a menzel nestled between palm groves and fields of olive trees. You will discover another aspect of Djerba through its architecture and traditions.
Then, off to visit la Ghriba, one of the world’s oldest synagogue, built by Jews seeking refuge in Djerba after the destruction of Solomon’s Temple. You will also see one of the oldest mosque on the island : the subterranean mosque of Cedouikech. We then head toward El Kantara, to wander into Meninx archeological site, the famous Roman capital. View of the Roman roadway which connects the island to the mainland.
Continuation of our trip toward Guellala, biggest Berber city of the island, and well known for its pottery crafts. Visit of Guellala Heritage Museum, which gives a good overview of the Djerbian social and agricultural traditions.
Lunch at a local restaurant. In the afternoon, you will attend a demonstration of clay work in a traditional pottery workshop.
You will continue your discovery of the island by 4X4 through the wild coast with its seaside mosque of Sidi Djmour, and the traditional fixed fisheries of Borj Djelij. Return to Houmt Souk for a walk in the old part of the city (Turkish mosque and Catholic church, weaving workshops, souks…).
In the late afternoon, return to your hotel or accommodation.
Prices applicable from 11/01/2022 to 10/31/2023
Departure guaranteed from 2 participants, possibility of regrouping departures on demand.
Prices are per person and in euros (€)
– based on 4 participants and more = 75 €/person
– based on 3 participants …………..= 90 €/person, Contact us for booking.
– based on 2 participants …………..= 115 €/person, Contact us for booking.
Reduced rate for children under 12 y.o : contact us for a personalized quote.
Excursion suitable for wheelchair users