Tunisia - Jerba (Chapter)
This is the Jerba chapter from Lonely Planet's Tunisia guidebook.
Soft sandy beaches, warm Mediterranean waters, cobblestone streets, and shops selling every imaginable handicraft - Jerba sure packs a lot in for a small island. Tear yourself away from the beaches to visit Houmt Souq, one of Tunisia's most unique towns and Jerba's beating heart.
- shop till you drop in Houmt Souq
- soak up the sun at Sidi Mahres beach
- visit the ancient Jewish community at the El-Ghriba synagogue, in Erriadh
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Houmt Souq, Erriadh (Hara Seghira), Guellala, Guellala to the Zone Touristique, Southeastern Coast.