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Things to do in Gafsa

Best attractions to visit in Gafsa

1. Bou-Hedma National Park - Gafsa

Bou Hedma National Park

The Bou-Hedma National Park is one of the most well-preserved natural parks in the heart of Tunisia. The 16,488-acre of the biosphere reserve is home to some of the most diverse species of mammals, reptiles, and birds. The Bou-Hedma National Park is located 85 kilometers to the east of Gafsa and 105 kilometers to the west of Sfax. The Park also has over 2,400 acres of vacation and rental residences for families with nearly 6,000 acres of protected zones. This offers tourists and families a chance to experience nature in its rawest form without compromising on security from predators and other wild animals. With 300mm rainfall on mountain tops and 140mm in the plains, the park has a unique climate unlike other parts of Tunisia. The Bou-Hedma National Park also features a museum that shows the history of the wildlife in that area and other parts of Africa. It serves as a reminder of how important it is to maintain biosphere reserves in order to protect the wildlife. Safari and jungle tours are readily available at the entrance of the park. Conveniently located and accessible, the Bou-Hedma National Park is certainly a secluded paradise that will take you back to nature like never before.

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