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Trip from tozeur Ong Jmal and Mos Espa is a tour not to be missed.
Ong Jemel, ‘the neck of the camel‘, is located near Tozeur in southern Tunisia. This place is named after a large rock that is shaped like a camel and is located near the salt lake Chott el Gharsa. You will need to arrange a 4×4 vehicle to reach this massive Sahara desert canyon, but it is well worth the visit.
Upon arrival, you will be able to climb to the top of the camel rock and take in the beautiful view of the canyon from the top. Below the rock, you will find a cafe selling coffee, tea, snacks, and an assortment of souvenirs.
Ong Jemel has become a popular tourist spot mainly because it is famous for being ‘Mos Espa’ in the Star Wars films. There are scenes from both Star Wars The Phantom Menace and Star Wars Attack of the Clones filmed in Ong Jemel. This was the film location where Darth Maul arrives on Tatooine and releases the Sith Probes. After finding Anakin and Qui-Gon, Darth Maul is seen flying over the cliffs.
From Ong Jemel, you can travel by car to other Star Wars film locations in Nefta and Chott El Jerid.
Book your Trip from tozeur to discover Ong Jmal and Mos Espa. Get the adrenaline pumping on a 4wd adventure through the desert sand dunes stretching as far as the eyes can see, visit Ong Jmal and enjoy Watching the sunset on Mos Espa, the biggest Star Wars shooting location in Tunisia.
Experience a unique adventure through Chott El Gharsa, Ong Jmal and MOs Espa on a private 4wd and with an experienced driver who knows all the best routes and secret corners of Tozeur.
Enjoy climbing high sand dunes that will leave you wordless.
Your driver will pick you up at your hotel in Tozeur or Naftah. Frist, head to an old rally track where you can stroll through the sand dunes and difficult tracks between the iconic Paris - Dakar rally.
Stop at Ong Jmal, Star wars decors, and climb to the top of a rock that looks like a camel's neck. From There, admire the panoramic view of the desert and the salt lake of Chott El Gharsa.
Continue your adrenaline adventure in the village of Moss Espa, considered as the most important Star Wars Shooting location in Tunisia. Stroll through this futuristic landscape and marvel at the structures of another world. Just before sunset, climb to the top of the dunes to watch the sunset hiding shyly at the horizon. On the way back to your hotel, a last stop by the Bascket of Nefta will be in the program.