Chenini, Tataouine

With the look of an other-worldly landscape, you may recognize Chenini, as parts of the Star Wars movies were filmed nearby. The ruins of this Berber village were once a fortified granary, and some areas are still used for grain storage. Older structures date back to the 12th century. Explore the small sandy-colored cave-like structures once housed this ancient town. To visit Chenini and other attractions in Tataouine, use our Tataouine online trip builder .
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  • 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.  more »
  • 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.....  more »
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