Djerba
Djerba

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Djerba

Looking for a relaxing break in a magical setting? The island of Djerba is just the place.

Flight schedules

Scheduled flights

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DJERBA-ZARZIS

From 04/02/2020 to 24/03/2020

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5 good reasons to go

Picture-postcard beaches
Picture-postcard beaches
Djerba is renowned for its spell-binding beaches, with Sidi Yati and Sidi Mahrez coming top of the list. Doze off on the white sandy beaches here, go for a dip in the crystal-clear waters and enjoy a horse ride along the shore. The La Seguia and El Hachen beaches are well-kept secrets: the perfect setting in which to bask in the sunshine.
A day trip to Flamingo Island
A day trip to Flamingo Island
Set off from Houmt Souk aboard a pirate ship, and head out to Flamingo Island. Tuck into fresh fish for lunch, enjoy traditional games and activities, immaculate beaches, camel rides and more. An enthralling island, where visitors flock to watch the resident flamingos take flight en masse.
Venture into the desert
Venture into the desert
Djerba is an ideal base from which to explore southern Tunisia. There's a host of different options available if you're looking for desert adventures. Grab a 4x4 and cruise down to Tataouine to visit the ksours (fortified granaries). Head over to the Ksar Ghilane oasis at the gateway to the Sahara, and watch as mind-blowing desert landscapes unfurl.
Get pampered at a spa
Get pampered at a spa
If you're in need of peace, tranquillity and a hint of the exotic, book a flight to Djerba today! Brimming with establishments that offering dedicated well-being areas, this Mediterranean island is perfect for a spa break. Expect treatments, massages, hammams and jacuzzis galore.
Tunisia's vibrant, colourful flavours
Tunisia's vibrant, colourful flavours
Tunisian cuisine is an absolute delight for foodies. Couscous, tajines and mechouis are all staples on Djerba restaurant menus. But the most popular dishes in the country, and particularly on the island of Djerba, are most definitely fish-based specialities, shorba, dried fruit and nuts and fatma fingers.

To see / do

Culture and history

Visit cultural monuments

Visit cultural monuments

Whether in town or in the countryside, religious buildings dominate Djerba's landscapes. Make the most of your trip to visit the La Ghriba synagogue. Inside, the stained-glass windows and blue and white faïence tiling beautifully complement the more understated exterior. Marvel at the Jemaa El Bessi and Fadhloun mosques, too.

Head over to Djerba Explore

Head over to Djerba Explore

This spectacular site encompasses a traditional village, workshops where local craftsmen showcase their trades, the Lalla Hadria museum of Islamic art, and a fascinating crocodile farm! The 400 resident reptiles are enclosed in pools and a tropical greenhouse. Set your alarm for feeding time!

Delve into Djerba's past

Djerba has more than enough history to keep you busy. As well as its idyllic beaches, the museum of popular traditions and art is well worth a visit. The 14th-century Borj El Kebir fort is a sight to behold, and offers gorgeous views of the sea. Finally, explore the ruins of Meninx, the island's Roman capital!

Outings

Shopping in Djerba

Shopping in Djerba

Head to Houmt Souk to snap up a few bargains! The narrow little streets here are crammed full of wares, from colourful pottery to clothes and baskets. Venture into the Houmt Souk bazaar and see what takes your fancy. The Midoun market is another shopping hotspot - you're bound to find something that catches your eye.

Djerbahood street art

The village of Erriadh is home to the Djerbahood movement: 250 frescoes are scattered over the walls in this neighbourhood that's proving popular with artists from around the world. Keep your eyes peeled for street art as you stroll around. Whether tucked away or on proud display, the wall paintings here are breathing new life into the village.

Gastronomy

Try Tunisian shorba

Try Tunisian shorba

Everyone in Djerba has their own secret shorba recipe! This fragrant soup is made from lamb, barley and tiny pasta, as well as harissa, chickpeas and piles of spices and herbs. You can also find versions with vegetables like courgette and carrot. A warm, hearty meal.

Fatma fingers at your fingertips

There are more Fatma finger recipes than you can count. These moreish starters look a bit like spring rolls and are made from filo pastry stuffed with tuna, egg and herbs. Potato can also be added into the mix, and sometimes the tuna is replaced with meat or seafood. A Tunisian classic!

Practical information

Flight duration

2h

Time difference

0h

Currency

Dinar

Distance

1572 km

Average temperature

Spring

22°C (max 29°C)

Summer

27°C (max 34°C)

Autumn

18°C (max 28°C)

Winter

13°C (max 22°C)

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* The information provided is for reference purposes only. The programme and times are subject to change at any time and without prior notice. Find out more about the airline companies

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