A Complete Tour of all Star Wars film locations & sets in Tunisa
The most comprehensive tour of all Star Wars filming locations & sets in Tunisia. This tour can begin from Tunis, Tozeur or Djerba. Feel free to let me know if you would like to add an extra day - with a night in a desert camp in the Sahara desert.
Over the course of 5 full days, we will see the following:
*Tozeur, the Mountain Oases of Tamerza, Chebika & Mides, Nefta
*A half day tour by 4x4 of the Star Wars film locations near Tozeur, including Ong el Jemal (Mos Espa), Camel's Neck Rock, Star Wars Canyon, the Lars Homestead, La Grande Dune
*Ksar Haddada, Ksar Ouled Soltane, the ksars of Medenine
*the troglodyte homes of Matmata & Sidi Driss Hotel
*Sidi Djemour, Obi-Wan Kenobi's home, the "Cantina" on Djerba, with a tour of Houmt Souk & the village of ErRiadh (El Ghriba synagogue & the Djerbahood street art project)
*one night in a B&B / hotel with troglodyte rooms (I will suggest different ones & you can choose the one you like most).
Day 1: Early morning flight, Tunis to Djerba. Pick up at the airport. Tour of the Island, including Houmt Souk, the village ErRiadh, & 3 Star Wars film locations: the Cantina, Obi-Wan Kenobi's home & Sidi Djemour
Day 2: Drive: Djerba - Salt Lake - Star Wars Canyon (Sidi Bouhlil) - Tozeur: walking tour of old Tozeur & the oasis, and overnight.
Day 3: Mountain Oases of Tamerza, Chebika & Mides. Afternoon: trip by 4x4 to see Ong el Jemal (Mos Espa), Camel's Neck Rock, Nefta, La Grande Dune, sunset at the Lars Homestead on the Salt Lake
Day 4: Tozeur - the Berber village of Toujane - the troglodyte homes of Matmata & Hotel Sidi Driss. Overnight in a hotel/B&B of your choice, with troglodyte rooms
Day 5: Matmata - Ksar Haddada - Ksar Ouled Soltane - the ksars of Medenine - return to Djerba & overnight
Day 6: transfer to the airport for your morning flight, Djerba to Tunis
*ask me if you wish to add an extra day to include a camel trek in the Sahara desert & overnight in a desert camp.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Pick up at the Djerba International Airport on the morning of the first day.
End location: Drop off at the Djerba International airport for your return flight to Tunis.
Duration: 6 days
Driving & Guiding services for the duration
Transportation: Renault Symbol in new condition (or similar), comfortable for 3 adults, or 3 adults + 1 child. A half day with a Toyota Land Cruiser 4x4 in Tozeur for the Star Wars film locations.
For more than 3 persons, please ask me - I can hire 4x4's (3 adults + max. 2 children in each) or a minivan (max. 8 persons)
Pick up and drop off at the airport on Djerba
Estimated Local Cash Needed
650 Tunisian Dinars (DT) - at least 450 DT for hotels (breakfast included), depending on your budget/preferences
about 150-200 DT for lunches & dinners and beverages for 5 full days
extra, for any personal expenses
Accommodation: I will send you suggestions and book the hotels by telephone. You can pay the hotels directly upon arrival, in cash
Domestic flight tickets between Tunis & Djerba
All meals & beverages
Any tips to hotels, restaurant staff, 4x4 drivers
Any personal expenses