Zarziz, Tunisia

Zarzis is the closest town to the island of Djerba. It lies at the south east end of Tunisia bordering the Mediterranean coastline. It is because of the beautiful coastline that makes Zarzis and excellent choice for those looking for the ideal summer holiday.


The Hotel Vincci Safira Palms 4* is a paradise in Zarzis, in the southeast of Tunisia. A unique opportunity to enjoy endless white-sand beaches lapped by a turquoise sea and incredible desert sunsets.

At this hotel, everything is designed around rest. With direct access to the beach, guests can carry out various activities with the sea in the background, or relax in one of the three swimming pools or the comprehensive spa.

Vincci Safira Palms has four restaurants and various bars, as well as a shopping area and a whole host of hidden corners where every detail is designed to offer a unique experience.

How to reach Tunisia

In most of the cases, you need to fly first to Tunis-Carthage international airport (capital) and then take the domestic flight (1 hour) to Djerba-Zarzis international airport. However, you may find direct flights to Djerba, especially from Europe.
Tunis Air operates the international flights and Tunis Air Express ensures around 4 daily domestic flights. If you have difficulties in booking domestic flights from your countries, please let us know so we can do it on your behalf.


Visas can be obtained from Tunisian diplomatic missions abroad. EU citizens are
exempted. Participants are strongly advised to check on visa requirements with their
nearest Tunisian Embassy or Consulate. The organizing committee of the conference can provide invitation letters; please request for these as soon as possible if you need them and inform us of the names of the participants.


  • 230 V and 50 Hz
  • Electrical plugs type C and E (same round plugs like in Western Europe.)
  • Make sure to bring a converter for your hair-dryer and other powerful electronics.

Time Zone

  • Tunisia is at UTC/GMT +1. Check time and for further information about time zones.

Additional information could be found in the following selected web sites:
Map of Tunisia:
Tunisia Online (
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Travel and Tourism Guide to Tunisia:
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