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5 Oct 2019
“Amazing little village only 10 min from Tataouine”
6 Aug 2019
“Great short visit”
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Reviewed 5 October 2019

Absolutely a must see village, very short drive from Tataouine. Unfortunately is very run down and not many tourists are visiting but it is a jewel in the South.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Rozafa
Reviewed 6 August 2019

Went here with my fiance with no guide. Easy to get there, beautiful breathtaking place which you can walk around in a less than an hour (especially when it's 40 degrees outside). Great stop over on your way to Matmata or other places.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Gazell3
Reviewed 14 April 2019

The charm of that buildings is that they are located on top of a mountain. There's also a nice white mosque there.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank MathiasS75
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Chenini has the quality of places like Cappadocia, an almost unreal setting where real people decided to call home and survive. The difference with Cappadocia is that troglodyte people are still living in there so, although it's unreal, it's more real than ever. You should...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank alvarogarnero
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We stayed one night in Chenini at the Kenza hotel. We had the opportunity to visit Chenini with one of the locals who was able to show us the dwelling that his grandparents had occupied there. We went venturing into Chenini as the sun set...More

Date of experience: January 2017
4  Thank arianamitchell120
Reviewed 6 November 2016

This is a thing that starts with a coffee from various squares of Tatouine. Not so fussed. Humped down to their camionettes. Three humphs. Just got a coffee. Got a track from the Reg Driver through that beautiful light to Chenini After that, the people...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank sadeeyor
Reviewed 28 August 2015

It was a one-day trip organised by a travel agent and combined with the visit of other places. Chenini is a Berber village on a hilltop which still has some ksour (kind of fortified granary). The place is nice and surrounding views worth (especially if...More

Date of experience: January 2015
1  Thank AndreF
Reviewed 13 June 2015

A visually stunning place, both the housing itself but also the landscape on the other side once your reach the top. Just seeing it is enough. On busier days there are people houses you can go into and other things to do. We didn't get...More

Date of experience: June 2015
3  Thank DaveSwin
Reviewed 7 May 2015

We drove to Chenini recently, and found ourselves almost alone. Well worth the trip to see the views from high on the ridge. Extreme life-style of the Berber people was well explained by our guide Ali. We stayed in the Kenza hotel, which is a...More

Date of experience: April 2015
2  Thank Leanne N
Reviewed 8 January 2015

Breathtaking views. We were looking for something different on this trip and we wre quite served with this location.

Date of experience: October 2014
1  Thank tangomamma
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