The Desert of Tunisia

  • 18 April 2020

The best time to film in the desert of Tunisia is from November to May,

The oasis region of Tozeur and Kebeli is “the door” of the Sahara Desert locations.

Chott el Djerid is a endorheic salt lake very well known for its moonscape looks. With a surface area of over 7000 km2

The Dahar region were you can find the Troglodyte homes, traditional olive oil press, traditional Amazigh “Berber” villages like the villages of Tamazret, Toujen, Cheneni, Matmata, as seen in the first Star Wars film, is a location of note in this region.

Transport and accommodations

No need for a 4X4

Hotels, gite and auberge with troglodyte rooms are available in the Dahar region like Toujane, we recomande Diar Toujane.

Diar Barbar is a good hotel with several accommodations situated in the village of old Matmata.