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The Red Oasis of the Sahara

About Timimoun

  About   Timimoun

Timimoun It is a small oasis town with a population of about 8,000 people. The town is known for its traditional architecture, with its mud-brick houses and sandstone walls. It is also known for its unique landscape, with the orange sandstone cliffs that surround the town, and the vast expanses of sand dunes that stretch out into the horizon. The town is a popular tourist destination, and is a perfect place to explore the beauty of the Sahara desert. It has a rich cultural heritage, with many traditional Berber and Tuareg cultures still practiced in the area. From Timimoun, visitors can explore the nearby villages, the nearby oases, the sand dunes, and the archaeological sites.
Timimoun is a place where visitors can experience the beauty and culture of the Sahara desert, and enjoy its unique landscape and culture.

Things to See

Things to see

After breakfast, you will meet your guide in the hotel's lobby at 10h00.

Then we visit the beautiful and small village of  Ighzer, a true fortress that has a fine Saharan architecture

We continue our visit and the discovery of the incredible Fougarra water distribution systems in the region of Ouled Said, return to the lodge for a traditional lunch.

Have a circuit in 4 wheeled cars until the sunset where you are going to contemplate at the sundown to finally join our camp in Beni Aissi. Have the tasty Merdoum under the beautiful stars.

Return to the lodge for a traditional Maghrabi evening

What is included ?



  • All transfers.

  • Professional English speaking guide.

  • Picnic lunch

Duration : between 7 to 8 hours.

Accommodations: 3★, 4★, or 5★ options


  •  This is not a fixed itinerary tour so depending on your choice. We can adopt a flexible itinerary and we are open to any other suggestions.

  • Tour subject to change based on local conditions

Our Clients' Experience

Clients' Experience
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