The Sahara

Travel to The Sahara – A Sea of Dunes

The Sahara Desert in Tunisia covers most of the south of the country. Shimmering salt lakes and luxuriant palm tree oases combine with tantalising mirages and seductive sunsets to create an unforgettable experience.

For attractions, visitors to the Sahara Desert in Tunisia can go to Tozeur, the ideal base for exploring the wider desert region; Douz, the oasis town; Matmata with its mountainous lunar landscape; Kebili & EL Hamama; and Tamerza & chebika built around a steep gorge fringed by a palmary. Also, travellers can visit the film locations of Star Wars and The English Patient.

For activities, visitors to the Sahara can enjoy camel safaris into the desert or go-kart or quad-bike through the sand dunes of the Grand Erg.


  • Trek through the endless dunes of the Sahara.
  • Witness beautiful and unique scenery.
  • Discover the splendid Grand Erg.


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