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Douz Travel guide
Douz : Michelin's recommendations
Douz, a tiny oasis on the edge of the Sahara, is an ideal base from which to explore this huge desert, where locals will inundate you with numerous excursion options. Before heading off on your desert adventure make sure you visit the Sahara Museum, and try not to miss the Thursday market, when inhabitants from the oases of the Nefzaoua region, where former nomads have now settled, congregate in Douz.
Tourist attractions Douz : Things to see and do
TN - Al Uwaynah
The Sahara ("desert" in Arabic) covers an area of over 8 million km2 from the Atlantic to the Red Sea, and marks the transition between Mediterranean North Africa (from Morocco to Egypt) and Black Africa. The image conjured up by the name S..
Avenue des Martyrs TN - Al Uwaynah
This well-designed museum focuses on the way of life led by the nomadic tribes of southwestern Tunisia. The interesting collection includes items such as weavings, jewellery and Bedouin costume, as well as the reconstruction of a nomadic tent. The mu..