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Tozeur Destination Guide

Explore Tozeur in Tunisia.

Tozeur in the region of Tawzar with it's 34,943 inhabitants is located in Tunisia - some 231 mi (or 371 km) South-West of Tunis, the country's capital city.

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Time in Tozeur is now 08:19 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Tunis" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Zorgane, Zaouiet el Arab, Tunis, Sousse, Cedada or Annaba. Since you are here already, consider visiting Tozeur, Mhareb, Degache, Chabbia, Bilad al Hadar and Jehim. We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Laid up in Tozeur Oasis Technotrekker's ...

02:38 min ( November 23, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
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Location filming of Star Wars Decoration...

02:57 min ( September 09, 2010 by Pabieda1981)
Views: 2,049 - Rating: 5/5

The Star Wars Episode I The Phantom Menace movie set in the desert Sahara Mos Espa. Tatooine Planet Anakine's hometown. Gwiezdne Wojny Epizod 1 Mroczne Widmo sceneria filmu na pustyni Sahara W Tunezji...


Camel Ride in the Sahara Wareameye's pho...

02:08 min ( December 10, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 378 - Rating: 0/5

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Tunesien - Djerba - Oase Tozeur

08:07 min ( June 09, 2012 by Peter Menzel)
Views: 769 - Rating: 0/5

PMMedia1:Während unseres Aufenthalts auf Djerba unternehmen wir eine zweitägige Exkursion auf das Festland von Tunesien. Nach dem Besuch der Höhlendörfer von Matmata und einem Kameltrekking durch ...


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Interesting facts about this location

Tozeur

Tozeur is an oasis and a city in south west Tunisia. The city is located North West of Chott el-Djerid, in between this Chott and the smaller Chott el-Gharsa. It is the capital of the Tozeur Governorate. With hundreds of thousands of palm trees, Tozeur is a large oasis. The dates that are exported from Tozeur are very well known. In ancient times, before the advent of motorized vehicles, the oasis was important for the transportation through the Sahara, which took place in caravans.

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Located at 33.92, 8.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Communes of Tunisia, Oases of Tunisia, Populated places in Tozeur Governorate

Tozeur–Nefta International Airport

Tozeur–Nefta International Airport is an airport serving Tozeur in Tunisia.

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Located at 33.92, 8.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
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Degache

Degache (دقاش) is a Tunisian town and commune situated 12 kilometres north of Tozeur in the region of Djerid. Part of the Gouvernorat de Tozeur, it had a population of 7,426 in 2004. It is the chef-lieu of a délégation bearing its name. The town began as an oasis expolited since Roman antiquity. The ancient city of Thagis is situated a few kilometres away at a place called "El Kriz". The economy of the town is centred on the exploitation of a rich palm plantation, producing deglet nour dates.

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Located at 33.92, 8.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Communes of Tunisia, Populated places in Tozeur Governorate

El Hamma du Jérid

El Hamma du Jérid is a town and commune in the Tozeur Governorate, Tunisia. As of 2004 it had a population of 6,259.

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Located at 33.92, 8.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Communes of Tunisia, Populated places in Tozeur Governorate

Djerid

el-Djerid "Palm Leaf" is a semidesert region comprising southern Tunisia and adjacent parts of Algeria and Libya. It is characterised by bare pink hills with oases and several chotts (salt pans) (notably Chott el Djerid in Tunisia). Economically the area is important for phosphate mining. Major towns include Gafsa and Tozeur. It remains the principal center of Ibāḍism in North Africa, with remaining Ibāḍī communities on Djerba in Tunisia, in the M'zab in Algeria, and in Jabal Nafusa in Libya.

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Located at 33.92, 8.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Algeria, Geography of Libya, Geography of Tunisia, History of North Africa