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Chott El Jerid

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Address: Tozeur, Tunisia
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Chott el Jerid Salt desert is the Largest one not only in Tunisia but also in Africa and the 4 TH worldwide

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Lutfy D
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Tunis, Tunisia
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Tunis, Tunisia
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28 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chott el Jerid Salt desert is the Largest one not only in Tunisia but also in Africa and the 4 TH worldwide

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France
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

an ancient sea with only some salt left. very flat so you can see for miles. calm and clean. avoid in case of rain

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Nelson Bay, New South Wales, Australia
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125 reviews
54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015

Stunning views over the vast expanse of salt flats. Salt crystals at the side of the road. Not much to see but still worth seeing!

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Thank Robin W
Doha, Qatar
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45 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Sunrise over chott el jerid is incredibly beautiful in south Tunisia. It is near by Mediterranean sea, between Algerian and libya. It is dry in summers and water mild in winters and melt in rainy. There are beautiful sand roses which are colored of green and red in shops. Some are sparkling under the sunshine but not naturally glowing because... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Just one road, but so much views... The sunset on the Chott-El-Jerid is amazing, and you can also walk on the salt and find some salt cristal and desert roses. so mind-blowing

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1 Thank Cedmoya B
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015 via mobile

We got there early for sunrise and it's beautiful. It was very cold but worth it for the landscape and the pictures we got were amazing. Definitely take the journey across it!

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1 Thank Lewis L
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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315 reviews
203 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 190 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Lovely scenery along the Chott and we saw a few camel trains which was particularly nice. After the Great Salt Lake USA and the Salt Lake in Turkey ......it was just as lovely crossing the desert with the mountains rising beyond. There were a good selection of interesting stalls along the journey and we stopped at several. Well worth the... More 

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1 Thank Andy K
Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

A spectacular landscape unlike anything we have ever seen before, the early start gave us the benefit of a truly amazing sunrise!

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Shandon, United Kingdom
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126 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

A very big salt flat. I have never seen one before. Interesting. But not worth a revisit. Due to lack of features.

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Sousse, Tunisia
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

i liked drivers and their way to face sand and collins. they have a good knowledge about history of the region.i disliked that there's no invoice for the trip.

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