Tozeur is a large and beautiful oasis with thousands of palm trees, fig trees, pomegranate trees, and banana groves. Tozeur is well known for growing the best dates in all of Tunisia, which is exported around the world. Historically, Tozeur was an important stopping point for caravans crossing the Sahara desert.
One of the distinctive highlights of this city is its unique architecture. The architecture in this city is renowned for its use of brickwork in creating beautiful geometric designs within the buildings and streets especially within the old medina.
There are numerous activities to enjoy in Tozeur including:
During December each year, the International Festival of Oasis is held in the town of Tozeur. Tunisians and international visitors come to this popular festival to enjoy dancing, playing of music, camel racing, storytelling, and other fun activities.
Tozeur has its own airport, the Nefta International Airport, making it easily accessible to visit via a flight. If you are interested in visiting Tozeur, our travel experts are happy to assist you to plan an unforgettable Tunisia tour.