Djerba Island in southern Tunisia is a wonderful destination for your family. There are endless beaches, family friendly hotels and attractions to explore. It’s strategic location and the connection with the mainland opens even more possibilities for small adventures. When travelling with family, there are several must-visit places in Djerba.
Royal Carriage Club Riding School
A visit to the Royal Carriage Club Riding School is a great start of a wonderful holiday. This is the only riding school in Djerba and is open all year around. You can book a personalized program and your children will love it. You can take horse riding lessons, a promenade, and a picnic on the beach. The horses are very well cared for and masterfully trained. The trails are suitable for all levels and offer incredible views of the amazing island surroundings.
Djerba Explore could be your next stop from this amazing trip. This is a unique project in northern Africa and is the shelter of around 300 crocodiles. You can see crocodiles in all sizes from eggs, young crocodiles and large adults. There is an open air museum representing local life just next to the mini-zoo.
Fort Ghazi Mustapha
Fort Ghazi Mustapha is a must see ancient fort. You can freely wander around the ruins and if you hire a local guide, you will hear stories connected with the history of this place. At the top of the ruins, there is a nice view over the capital Houmet Souk, the sea, and the amphitheater.
Travel by Pirate Ship to Flamingo Island
A boat trip to the Flamingo Island is considered a top activity while in Djerba. You will embark on a pirate ship that will take you to the island to enjoy the pristine coast. The visit on the island is completed with a picnic on the lovely beach and enough time to explore the coastline.