INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF SAHARA OF DOUZ - 2019
December 19 to 22 - 2019
Tour from Djerba - Zarzis - Douz - Tozeur - Gabes
Trip to Douz, to discover the Bedouin Saharan culture.
To the Sahara International Festival in Douz.
Over 3 days, after a night in the camp you will discover the Berber region of Tataouine.
Le programme ci dessous peux être modifié suivant vos envies,
Ce n'est qu'un exemple de ce que nous pouvons vous proposer.
Nous pouvons par exemple remplacer la chambre d’hôtes, par un bivouac dans le désert,
ou si vous préférez choisir une chambre d’hôtel.
WEATHER TO DOUZ
Departure in the early morning from Djerba direction Douz by ferry.
Visit of a troglodyte house in Matmata (Scenery from the movie Star Wars).
Arrival in Douz, installation in your bed and breakfast accommodation.
Departure to attend the Sahara International Festival.
Return at night to your bed and breakfast.
Dinner and night in your accommodation.
After breakfast, departure to downtown Douz to see the morning entertainment.
Departure by the track to the oasis of Ksar Ghilane crossing the Grand Erg Oriental.
Lunch in a restaurant at the foot of the dunes at Ksar Ghilane.
Free time in the oasis. Possibility of quad bike extra (30 € per hour).
Departure by the track for the Saharan camp, all comfort (20 km of track).
Free time in the dunes, dinner and night at the camp.
After breakfast, departure for the Berber region.
Guided tour of Chenini village.
Visit of Ksar Beni Barka.
Lunch in the village of Guermassa.
Visit the ksar Hadada (Star Wars decorations).
Return to Djerba by the Roman way.
Installation at the charming 4 * hotel in Houmt Souk, dinner and overnight.
Transfer to the airport following your return flight.
The International Sahara Festival of Douz 2019. will take place from December 19 to 22 - 2019
From December 19 to 22 - 2019, let yourself be transported by the magic of the Sahara for the 52nd edition of the Sahara International Festival of Douz.
Since 1910 the festival celebrates the rich Arab-Berber heritage of the region. Douz, is the gateway to the Sahara. It is through it that many cultures and generations of nomads and conquerors have passed through.
The Mrazigs tribe will welcome you with a rich and varied program that will allow you to better appreciate the different facets of Bedouin life. It is on a backdrop of sand dunes that you will discover the traditions of the region; from traditional marriage to meharis races to dromedary fighting.
Festival-goers will have the opportunity to discover local art as rich as it is captivating with exhibitions, music shows and a book fair and documentary screenings.
The freshness of winter contrast with the warmth of the sun that radiates on the emblematic tree of the region, the palm three.
During the four days of the festival the Douz International Festival invites you to discover the customs and customs of the Berber and Arab cultures.
The agenda of the festival will please all tastes; lovers of arts, culture, music, sports, history, nature and even those in search of a haven of peace to meditate and enjoy majestic landscapes.
Fly to Douz and lose yourself among its palm trees; bask in the sun in winter and celebrate the Berber and Nomadic culture with the Sahara International Festival of Douz!
Our tours include meals and accommodation, either at the hotel or at the homestay,
in a comfortable camp. Price per person based on 4 persons minimum: 280 €.
(*) The price includes: Transport by 4X4 car on the basis of 4 persons by car, the services of a licensed guide ONTT, accommodation, full board from lunch from the 1st day to lunch on the last day, the ride in dromedary.
Are excluded from the price: Beverages of all kinds .. All that is not mentioned in the heading "the price includes".