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Douz/Bir Aouin (15 days)

The Grand Oriental Erg

A 12-day “camel trek” from oasis to oasis across the golden dunes in the heart of the Tunisian Sahara will enable you to see how versatile the South is.


Day 1
  • Arrival to Jerba (if your flight is to Tunis Carthage Airport, you will be transferred by internal flight to Jerba)
  • Evening meal and overnight in Jerba
Day 2
  • Departure to Douz
  • Lunch in Douz
  • Discover the oases
  • Meet the camel drivers and set off for the Grand Erg
  • Evening meal and overnight in bivouacs
Day 3 to 12
  • Trekking and bivouac in the world of dunes, Erg and oases
Day 13
  • Transfer to the oases of Ksar Ghilane
  • Evening meal and overnight in Ksar Ghilane
Day 14
  • Arrival to Jerba
  • Evening meal and overnight stay in a hotel in Jerba or Tunis
Day 15
  • Transfer to the airport
  • Return flight

  • an average of 5 hour walk a day, about 240 km in total
Level of difficulty
  • 4X4 cars or a minibus and camels
Support team
  • tour guide and camel drivers responsible for all your travel logistics and food
  • 2 nights at hotels and 12 nights in the open in bivouacs or Bedouin tents
Kit list
See trekking information kit list for more details.
Immeuble LATINA, Apt NB1
Rue des Lacs de MAZURIE
Les Berges du Lac
1053 TUNIS

(+216) 71 963 919
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