Immerse Yourself in Chenini Gabes - Spend a Day with Local Artisans

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7 hours


Day Trip


Very Flexible




Welcome to our unique experience, "Spend a Day with Local Artisans in Chenini Gabes." This immersive adventure offers you the chance to connect with the vibrant culture and talented artisans of this charming oasis town. Discover the rich traditions, savor authentic cuisine, and participate in traditional festivities, all while spending quality time with the welcoming locals.


About This Experience


Take Part in Weaving Workshop



Dive into the art of weaving during our workshop and discover the intricate techniques behind crafting the renowned Tunisian carpet known as "margoum." But that's not all; you'll also have the unique opportunity to learn the traditional weaving of "halfa," a wild grass used to create hats and baskets. Our skilled artisans will guide you through the process, allowing you to create your very own woven masterpiece.


Indulge in a Local Lunch



Experience the true flavors of Gabes with a delicious lunch prepared by local women. Delight in the distinctive cuisine that you won't find anywhere else but in Gabes. It's a culinary journey through regional specialties and tastes.


Enjoy Local Festivities with a Mock Wedding



Immerse yourself in the vibrant culture of Gabes with a mock wedding celebration. Participate in a Harkous session, a unique experience where women use a type of black ink to create intricate patterns on the skin, including flowers, branches, and moles. Step into traditional Tunisian wedding attire, adorned with jewels and gold accessories, and get ready to join the festivities. Dance to folk music performed by a talented local musician as you become part of this joyous celebration.


Who Is This Experience For ?


- Culture Enthusiasts: If you're passionate about immersing yourself in the local culture, traditions, and crafts, this experience offers a rare opportunity to connect with Gabes' artisans and artisans.


- Food Lovers: Foodies looking to savor unique regional cuisine will be delighted by the local lunch, which offers a taste of Gabes' culinary treasures.


- Art and Craft Aficionados: Those interested in traditional crafts will appreciate the weaving workshop, where you can learn the secrets of creating Tunisian margoum carpets from skilled artisans.


- Those Who Seek to Have a Social Impact: This experience also caters to individuals looking to make a positive social impact on marginalized communities in Tunisia. The activity is supported by a local association dedicated to women's employment, providing an opportunity to contribute to the well-being of the community.



- Festivity Seekers: Join in the local mock wedding festivities and immerse yourself in Gabes' vibrant celebrations, complete with music, traditional attire, and unique skin artistry.



Prepare for an unforgettable day filled with culture, art, and culinary delights. Book your spot today for the "Spend a Day with Local Artisans in Chenini Gabes" experience and create lasting memories while connecting with the heart and soul of this oasis town. Whether you're a culture enthusiast, a food lover, or an adventurous spirit, this experience promises a unique and enriching journey.


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Cancel up to 48 hours in advance for a full refund.


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Is this trip suitable for children?
Yes. Please, mention this in the comment section in your booking.
What clothes should I bring?
Be casual
Can we choose the time of the experience?
In many cases, yes!


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