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Tianest Destination Guide

Explore Tianest in Tunisia.

Tianest in the region of Madanīn is a town in Tunisia - some 212 mi (or 341 km) South of Tunis, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Tianest is now 11:10 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Tunis" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Zuwarah, Tripoli, Tunis, Tianest, Tawajin or Al Hazim. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Wadran, Wadi az Zabib, Sedouikch, Midoun, Houmt Souk and Erriadh. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Tunisie Djerba Midoun Du 8 au 15 jui...

03:24 min ( July 16, 2012 by Fabienne SOULARD)
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Notre séjour en Tunisie

La communauté juive de Djerba

01:33 min ( September 11, 2011 by Djerba Portail)
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La communauté juive de Djerba est une mosaïque. Outre les premiers arrivants de Jérusalem, Djerba a reçu les juifs des autres villes Tunisiennes, ceux qui ont fui l'Espagne de l'Inquisition, les j...


02:13 min ( October 17, 2008 by doudou2oo693)
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Vacances à Djerba

Tunesien - Djerba Römerdamm Zarzis Mark...

04:35 min ( July 08, 2010 by Peter Menzel)
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PMMedia: Wir besuchen die Oase Zarzis, die von Djerba nur über den legendären Römerdamm erreichbar ist. Die Damm-Straße wird flankiert von mächtigen Pipelines, die Djerba mit Wasser versorgen. De...

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Interesting facts about this location


Djerba, also transliterated as Jerba or Jarbah, is, at 514 km², the largest island of North Africa, located in the Gulf of Gabes, off the coast of Tunisia.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.81, 10.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Djerba, Historic Jewish communities, Islands of Tunisia, Mediterranean islands, Ottoman Tunisia, Titular sees in Africa

El Ghriba synagogue

The ancient El Ghriba Synagogue,, also known as the Djerba Synagogue, is located on the Tunisian island of Djerba. It is situated in the Jewish village of Hara Seghira, (currently known as Er-Riadh), several kilometres southwest of Houmt Souk, the capital of Djerba.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.81, 10.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Djerba, Jewish pilgrimage sites, Synagogues in Tunisia

Ghriba synagogue bombing

The Ghriba synagogue bombing was a deadly bombing carried out by Niser bin Muhammad Nasr Nawar in Tunisia on the El Ghriba synagogue. On April 11, 2002, a natural gas truck fitted with explosives drove past security barriers at the ancient Ghriba Synagogue on the Tunisian island of Djerba. The truck detonated at the front of the synagogue, killing 14 German tourists, three Tunisians, and two French nationals. More than 30 others were wounded.

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Located at 33.81, 10.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:2002 in Tunisia, 21st-century attacks on synagogues and Jewish communal organizations, Djerba, Islam and antisemitism, Jews and Judaism in Tunisia, Mass murder in 2002, Suicide car and truck bombings, Terrorism in Tunisia, Terrorist attacks on places of worship, Terrorist incidents in 2002

Djerba–Zarzis International Airport

Djerba–Zarzis International Airport is an airport serving the island of Djerba in Tunisia.

More reading: Djerba–Zarzis International Airport homepage
Located at 33.81, 10.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Tunisia, Djerba


Ajim is a commune and port located on the Island of Djerba off the west coast of Tunisia. It is Djerba's main fishing port and the closest city to the African continent. It had a population of 24,166 at the 2004 census. The city and surrounding areas were used as a filming location for Star Wars. Tourists can visit buildings featured in the original movie, including Obi-Wan Kenobi's house and the Mos Eisley Cantina.

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Located at 33.81, 10.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Communes of Tunisia, Djerba, Populated places in Tunisia