Djerba Island, Tunisia


Djerba, a large island about the size of 20 by 20 kilometers, is located at the north-eastern coast of Africa, south-east of Tunisia, near the border with Libya / near the Libyan border. Island in the Gulf of Gabes c its multi-ethnic population is visited by tourists from around the world. Here you will find beautiful beaches and picturesque villages with typical for the area in square white houses. Houmt Suk-large town with bustling markets and lively outdoor cafes. It is believed that Homer Djerba inspired to write "The Odyssey." There remained a pirate castle and mosque, like a fortress. On the mainland (southern Tunisia) connects the island road, built during the Roman Empire.

Places of interest in Djerba Island