3 days/ 2 nights Sahara Tour - Star Wars Set - Tunisia


Tour Number

Activity Level



Nature and Wildlife, Museums / Culture, City


Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 2



German (fluent), French (fluent), English (fluent), Dutch (conversational), Arabic (fluent)

Day one: Tunis - Kairouan - Tozeur

- Departure from Tunis to Kairouan to visit the Great Mosque, the oldest place of worship in North Africa, and the zaouia, or tomb complex, of Sidi Sahab, a companion of the Prophet.
- Arrive in Tozeur and visit the old town little changed since the 14th century when it was built.

Day Two: Tozeur - Chebika - Tamerza - Douz - Ksar Ghilane

-In the Morning, we take an excursion: It's a discovery tour to the mountain oases.
-Optional: Possibility to visit "Ong Jemel" where many scenes of "Star Wars" were filmed. Accessible only with Jeep.
- After lunch, continue to cross the Chott El Jerid.
- Departure to Ksar Ghilane, an oasis in the desert where you can stay at night in a Bedouin camp (Yadis Pansea) with luxury tents

Day Three: Ksar Ghilane - Matmata - Gabes - Tunis

- Departure for the troglodyte village of Matmata where dwellings are built like craters.
- Continue to visit the hotel Sidi Driss, where scenes from the Lars homestead in Star Wars were filmed.


Day one: Tunis - Kairouan - Tozeur
Day two: Tozeur - Tamerza - Chebika - Ong Jemel - Ksar Ghilane
Day three: Ksar Ghilane - Matmata - Tunis

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: At your hotel

End location: At your hotel

Duration: 3 days


Car equipped with air conditioning

What’s Included

Tour on half board basis as per itinerary by an A/C vehicle, 3days/2nights, hotels during the Tour are 4*, services of English speaking local guide, entrance fees to the sites visited.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

500 Dinars - - Lunch
- Things of personal nature

What’s Extra

- Lunch
- Meals and drinks not specified, Items of a personal nature, optional excursions in this itinerary

A Recent Review of this tour

Our guide Yassine was great, teh best ever!!! The places we visted were amazing!! The dessert experience is a MUST!! Love the tour, love our guide!!
Michelle Lowenberg

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