Welcome to Djerba

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Djerba, the largest island of North Africa, is situated southeast of Tunisia on the Gulf of Gabes, and is ringed by miles of sandy beaches and luxury hotels. With its ideal temperate climate, this is another very popular Tunisian destination. The many resort hotels provide anything you need from lazy bronzing days, to a wide range of intense activities like thalasso or water sports.

Facts

Population 139,000
Currency TND (Tunisian Dinar)
Opening hours In general public services, banks, museums and shops are open from 8.00 to 12.00 noon and from 14.00 to 17.00. During the summer the afternoon hours can be from 15.00 to 18.00. Some banks open non-stop from 8.00 to 16.15, Monday to Friday. Museums close on Monday and Bank Holidays. Shops close on Sunday and Bank Holidays.
Newspapers Le Renouveau
Le Quotidien
Essahafa
Emergency numbers Police: 197
Fire Brigade: 197
Ambulance: +216 75 650 018 / 190
Tourist information Commissariat Régional au tourisme
Bd de l’environnement
Houmt Souk
+216 75 650 544/016