This Star Wars Tour will take you to visit unforgettable Star Wars film locations throughout Tunisia. This includes visiting the Obi-Wan Kenobi’s home, Cantina, taking a hike in ‘Star Wars Canyon, walking through the streets of Mos Espa, visiting Luke Skywalker’s home, and much more!
ItineraryDay 1: Tunis - Kairouan - TozeurStop At: The Great Mosque of Kairouan, Kairouan, Kairouan GovernorateVisit the historic city of Kairouan and the Great MosqueDuration: 1 hourMeals included: • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight in Tozeur, at a 4 stars hotelDay 2: Tozeur - Tamerza - Chebika - Mides - Sidi Bouhlel - Chott el Jerid - Nefta - Ong JemelStop At: Tamerza Canyon, Tozeur, Tozeur GovernorateVisit Tamerza CanyonsDuration: 1 hourStop At: Mides Valley, Tozeur GovernorateVisit Mides ValleyDuration: 1 hourStop At: Sidi Bouhlel Canyon, Tozeur, Tozeur GovernorateDiscover Sidi Bouhlel Canyon where 9 scenes were filmed including: when the Jawas were attacked and buried, Jawa Rock and the scenes of the Tusken Raiders.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Chott El Jerid, Tozeur, Tozeur GovernorateVisit the Dune Sea, the Krayt Dragon Ridge and the location of the igloo of Lars Family Homestead exterior on the Chott El Jerid. The location was also used in Attack of the Clones and the final shot of Revenge of the Sith.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Decor Star Wars Tunisie, Tozeur, Tozeur GovernorateMos Espa film site beautifully located amongst the Sahara dunes. Here you will find the Pod-racing arena, the Mos Espa streets, Watto’s shop, market, and Sebulba’s Café. East of the set you will find the Yardangs, where the Jedi fight between Qui-Gonn and Darth Maul in Episode I was filmed. It was also the location of the Queen’s Royal Starship.Close by is Ong Jemel ‘the neck of the camel’ where Darth Maul arrives on Tatooine and releases the Sith Probes. After finding Anakin and Qui-Gon, Darth Maul is seen flying over the cliffs.Duration: 2 hoursMeals included: • Lunch • Dinner • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight in Tozeur, at a 4 stars hotelDay 3: Tozeur - Douz - Sahara DesertStop At: Tozeur Market, Tozeur, Tozeur GovernorateDeparture from Tozeur to Douz by private 4x4 vehicle.Your adventure starts with an amazing view, changing from lands of green palms to dunes of golden sand Continue through the huge charming dunes Having a delicious DINNER at the camping and enjoying the night drumming around the campfire Check-in for 1 night accommodation in Douz (SAHARANSKY Luxury desert Camping)Duration: 2 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at SAHARANSKY Luxury desert CampDay 4: Douz - MatmataStop At: Escale de Toujane, Matmata, Gabes GovernorateDiscover Matmata and it's Troglodytes housesDuration: 2 hoursStop At: Escale de Toujane, Matmata, Gabes GovernorateDiscover Hotel Sidi Driss: served as the interior set for the Lars Moisture Farm and Luke Skywalker's home at the beginning of Star Wars Episode III: "A New Hope".Duration: 2 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at Hotel Sidi Driss (Interior of Lars Homestead) or at another 3 stars hotel.Day 5: Matmata - Ksar Hadada - Ksar Oued Soltane - TataouineStop At: Ksar Ouled Soltane, Tataouine, Tataouine GovernorateKsar Ouled Soltane, the best-preserved Ksar in southern Tunisia. This was also one of the locations of the Slave Quarters Row in the Phantom Menace.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Ksar Ouled Soltane, Tataouine, Tataouine GovernorateKsar Hadada is another film location of the Slave Quarters Row in Star Wars Episode I. There is a scene inside Ksar Hadada where a balcony was used to film Shmi and Qui-Gon Jin talking about Anakin as he works on his Podracer.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Chenini, Tataouine, Tataouine GovernorateVisit Tataouine. Although the movie was not filmed in this city, this city’s name was an inspiration for naming a desert planet.Duration: 30 minutesMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at a 3 stars hotel (best option available in Tataouine)Day 6: Tataouine - Medenine - Djerba - TunisStop At: Djerbahood, Djerba Island, Medenine GovernorateYour first stop will be Medenine, to begin the visits of the Slave Quarters Row, and where Anakin and Shmi lived. Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Djerbahood, Djerba Island, Medenine GovernorateVisit the exterior of the Cantina. The film location of the Millennium Falcon blasting off from Mos Eisley is located in the area next to the Cantina. Located just outside the Ajim town is a historic mosque which was used for exterior shots of Obi-Wan Kenobi’s home where he lived during his exile.Duration: 1 hourMeals included: • Breakfast • LunchNo accommodation included on this day.