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Entre Tozeur y Blidet, Tozeur 2200, Tunisia
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Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

I think this is a beautiful lake and it is even more beautiful in less hot time. We visited this place in the middle of July and there was no water. At the end of the way, I managed to find a couple of small...More

1  Thank Viko4ka777
Reviewed 17 April 2018

we had a stop on our way to douz at the salt lake, amazing landscape and lovely atmosphere. will definitely visit again.

1  Thank conradjessylo
Reviewed 7 April 2018

Baseline this is an excellent sight to see. Learning a bit of the geology of the area will make it more interesting. If the lake has water in it or you get the right mix of sun, clouds and colors this place would be otherworldly....More

Thank Jeff T
Reviewed 14 March 2018

It was the highlight of our trip to Tunisia. The lazy drive from Tozeur to Douz crossing this 90-km over stretch of dry salt lake. There are a few places where you could stop and take photos or simply enjoy the view. We started early...More

Thank marcofahmey
Reviewed 19 February 2018

The crystals in this dried (most of the time) lake reflect the sky in such a way that the sky and the ground blend perfectly. I saw my first mirage here. It's a long stretch of motorway, flanked on each side by infinite views of...More

Thank zazalaplusfolle
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

This is a very large salt lake in the Sahara of southern Tunisia. Its Arabic name meant the “Lagoon of the Land of Palms". It was used as a filming location for the Star Wars series. It has a closed drainage basin and water does...More

Thank Kathleenlim
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

This salt lake is unique. On a still afternoon I cherished walking from the motorway inland toward the desert mountains. Loved the silence and thrill of walking on a salt lake.

Thank Aanchal K
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We ran here an Ultra marathon, unforgettable experience , outstanding view everywhere, infinity around

Thank MichaelDolgy
Reviewed 25 May 2017

It is a vast area of salt that glints in the sunshine. We have experienced unforgettable moments traveling through this great salt lake. Chott el Jerid is the largest salt pan in the sahara and anyone traveling from Toozeur or Tamerza in the west of...More

Thank Asiyah Noemi K
Reviewed 28 April 2017

I admit, when I read in my tour itinerary that this was part of our travel plan, I wasn't sure why we should bother. I'm so glad we did! This stop isn't long- a half and hour and you'll get the picture- but pictures is...More

Thank Emily K
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Stella G
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Response from marcofahmey | Reviewed this property |
You can rent a car and drive there. It's easy to navigate in Tunisia with Google Map or Waze and it's pretty safe. Or you may find a local tour company once you get to Djerba. From there you can go first to Tozeur and then... More
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