Family Travel to Djerba Island in Tunisia - Travel Tips

Family Travel to Djerba Island in Tunisia

In the heart of the Mediterranean Sea, a small unearthly world exists on the majestic Island of Djerba in Southern Tunisia. The views are gently mixed with the soft light of the white sands. Endless beaches with beautiful palms, fishing boats gliding the calm sea, offers a variety of colors and aromas. This is Djerba.  An island covered with white houses and flourishing gardens, and is the perfect destination if you are traveling with family and looking for a holiday with relaxation and adventure. Here are some travel tips for family travel to Djerba.

Family Beach Resorts in Djerba

Most of the largest hotel chains have chosen this little paradise as a stop from the busy life in the major cities. If you are looking for a family trip to Djerba, Tunisia, we recommend you choose one of these two hotels for your family vacation.

Radisson Blu Ulysse Resort & Thalasso Djerba

Built in 1964, it was completely renovated in 2010 to meet expectations for both holiday goers and business trips. It is situated alongside a beautiful white sandy beach and set amidst gardens and palm trees. This 5 star hotels offers live music, and excellent buffet meals.

Address: Houmt-Souk, P.O. Box 239,Djerba Island 4180,Tunisia

Amenities: Beachfront, Wheelchair access, Restaurant, Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room, Bar/Lounge, Spa, Pool, Tennis Court, Air Conditioning, Minibar, Free High Speed Internet (WiFi), Room Service, Free Parking, Business Center with Internet Access, Airport Transportation, Dry Cleaning, Meeting Rooms, Laundry Service, Concierge, Multilingual Staff, Self-Serve Laundry, Babysitting, Banquet Room, Conference Facilities, Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)

Room Types: Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Reduced mobility rooms, Suites

Seabel Rym Beach

At the foot of the Taguermess light-house, the Renovated Seabel Rym Beach, is situated on the pristine white sandy beachfront. There is an excellent list of daily activities for you and your family to enjoy.

Address: BP 155,Midoun, Djerba Island 4116,Tunisia

Amenities: Beachfront, Wheelchair access, Pet Friendly, Restaurant, Pool, Bar/Lounge, Spa, Tennis Court, Air Conditioning, Room Service, Free Parking, Airport Transportation, Free Breakfast, Dry Cleaning, Meeting Rooms, Laundry Service, Multilingual Staff, Conference Facilities, Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)

Room Types: Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms

Take a Tour of Djerba Island

There are also many fascinating sites to be visited while staying in Djerba with your family. If you are travelling with children, you should include a visit to one of these sites:

Visit artisans in the capital city of Houmt Souk

Copper Artisan Working in Houmet Souk, Djerba
Copper Artisan Working in Houmet Souk, Djerba

Embark on a pirate ship to Pink Flamingo Island

Pirate Ship Excursion to Flamingo Island in Djerba
Pirate Ship Excursion to Flamingo Island in Djerba

Visit the oldest synagogue in the world – El Ghriba Synagogue

El Ghriba Synagogue in Djerba Island
El Ghriba Synagogue in Djerba Island

Learn about the history and art of pottery in Guellala

Traditional Pottery at Guellala in Djerba
Traditional Pottery at Guellala in Djerba

Taste fresh olives at one of the olive oil factories

Workers Preparing Olives for Pressing
Workers Preparing Olives for Pressing

Re-enact a Star Wars scene at one of the Star Wars film locations on the island

Obi Wan Kenobi Home in Djerba
Obi Wan Kenobi Home in Djerba

Water Sports and Water Activities on Djerba Island

An alternative to sightseeing will be to try out a sport. Djerba is famous for its golf courses, water sports, and horse riding. Try out the catamaran sailing that is particularly great for families with kids.

Beach in Djerba
Beach in Djerba

Plan a Family Vacation to Djerba Island

Whether your family is looking to relax on the beach or to engage in fun activities, Djerba Island in Tunisia is an ideal holiday destination for a wonderful family vacation. Contact one of our travel experts to start planning your next unforgettable Djerba Island Family Vacation.

About the author

Kevin Dyck is the founder of Mosaic North Africa and has over 11 years experience living in North African countries. He is an Arabic speaker with a passion for travelers to encounter the diverse cultures and natural beauty found throughout the North Africa region. He currently lives in and works for MNA from Tunis, Tunisia.

Leave a Reply

I accept the Terms and Conditions and the Privacy Policy

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.