Where is Djerba?
Djerba is an island in the north of Africa, in the Gulf of Gabes. Its 514 km² are located off the coast of Tunisia, the country to which it belongs. Djerba is a traditional city of this North African country that retains its roots along with having adapted to luxury tourism. It has an international airport in the north with access to the rest of the island.
What does a visit to Djerba have to offer?
Star Wars Territory. Djerba was one of the places where the movie Star Wars was filmed. The fictional universe of Taatooine , known to fans of the saga, is set on this island, so its landscapes will be familiar to many.
Extensive sandy beaches in Djerba. Visitors looking for tranquility as well as those looking for action will find their place on the beautiful beaches of Djerba. Its 125 km coastline of fine sand and warm waters with deserted beaches for those seeking tranquility and more popular places for those wanting to take full advantage of the beach atmosphere and to meet people. In addition, the landscapes are stunning in Djerba: beaches with palm trees and vegetation and a deep turquoise sea in the background.
Architecture of the Muslim religion. Djerba is also known as "the island of a hundred mosques." Without opulence or ostentation, the places of worship in Djerba are an excellent example of Mediterranean Islam. Its minarets call to prayer on time under the watchful gaze of visitors, who can observe the traditions of the indigenous culture.
Djerban recipes, as tasty as Tunisian. The gastronomy of northern Africa is one of the fundamental pillars of society. The rich recipes of Djerba rely on local produce such as vegetables, lamb or beef and pasta. Couscous stands out as the best known dish from the wide and rich variety of traditional recipes that visitors can try.
Are you interested in IBEROSTAR Hotels & Resorts for your visit to Djerba?
In the town of Djerba, IBEROSTAR Hotels & Resorts has a comfortable, newly renovated 3-star hotel. With its Tunisian style right on the beach of Djerba, the hotel offers an All-Inclusive regimen option. Those seeking a relaxing stay in Tunisia can enjoy the exquisite, luxurious service in this hotel with great attention to detail for the maximum comfort of its guests. Moreover, its range of entertainment lacks nothing: there is a golf course, spa and a playground for children.