South Tunisia on a Bike – Ben Gardan to Dhaiba
400 Km through the desert from Ben Gardan to Dhaiba
Bicycle touring with Cherifi Saifeddine
The south-east of Tunisia is rich in a large desert on both sides of its roads there are olive trees, palm trees and cacti, it contains a reserve to protect animals, it is a place to visit and home to many types of desert animals including deer and ostriches.
The Smar region contains land that looks like the surface of the moon and multicolored rocks, and the mountains surround the road that runs through you through Ramtha to Dhahiba, the path is covered on both sides with sand dunes, of which some cover the road.
Supply points are close to each other. Water is available through many wells along the road, food is available in many villages, and people are kind and cooperative.
All places are safe and you will not find any inconvenience, and there are no predators that threaten you.
Crossing the road from Ben Guerdane to Park Sidi El Tawy requires a permit, or you will be subject to interrogation
THINGS TO SEE ALONG THE ROUTE
Pay attention to the sand-covered roads you may get lost there.
Riding along a desert path with few residents is an enjoyable experience and the people there are very friendly