Olive oil soap-making workshop with Halima Babay

Atelier Halima

Authentic escape: a journey to the heart of olive oil at Hazeg (Sfax)

Dive into the heart of an authentic adventure, an immersive experience that takes you on a journey into the enchanting world of olive oil, alongside Halima Babay, a passionate 45-year-old whose experience in the creation of natural soaps has marked her career. This experience promises a unique and enriching perspective and unforgettable moments of sharing.

Period: All year round

Duration: 3h

Participants : From 4 to 16 people

Level: Accessible to all

Languages: French, Arabic, English, Italian (On request)

Location: Halima’s workshop, Hazeg near Sfax

Transport and accommodation: Not included in the experience

Your host : Halima Babay

Guided by Halima’s contagious passion for nature and agriculture, you’ll discover a truly unique world. At the heart of this experience, you’ll have the opportunity to create natural olive oil soaps, a practice that skilfully fuses tradition and innovation. Halima, whose love of the land and animals is palpable in every aspect of her life, will guide you through the fascinating stages of this handcrafted process.

Highlights of the experience

  • Personal creativity ;
  • Respect for the environment;
  • Sensory awareness ;
  • Creating unique memories;
  • Sharing experience ;
  • Connecting with nature;
  • Lasting memories.

Ideal if you’re looking for activities for…

  • If you have a thirst for creativity and are looking for hands-on experience to express your artistic side ;
  • If you aspire to a deep connection with nature and want to explore the benefits of olive oil;
  • If you’re curious and eager to learn new skills ;
  • If you’re looking to reconnect with ancient craft methods and immerse yourself in traditions that have shaped communities for generations ;
  • If you’re passionate about ecology and sustainability ;
  • If you’re keen to explore something new and unusual;
  • If you’re looking to create genuine bonds with passionate people and share unforgettable moments.

The spirit

The spirit that drives the creation of olive oil soaps is an enchanting fusion of traditional craftsmanship and creative innovation. It’s a celebration of ancestral heritage.

Each step is imbued with dedication to the land and inherited know-how. Carefully selecting natural ingredients, blending superior olive oils with exquisite fragrances and shaping each soap with precision becomes a tribute to nature and human creativity. The spirit of this creation transcends the boundaries of time, linking millennia-old traditions with modern aspirations for a more natural, environmentally-friendly lifestyle.

The very essence of nourishing, beneficial olive oil is infused into each bar of soap, providing gentle, indulgent skin care. Each soap becomes a living tableau, a testimony to the alliance between natural elements and human genius, an invitation to savor the simple, authentic pleasures that nature generously offers.

We’ve got you covered…

You’ll discover how to select the purest ingredients and blend natural oils and fragrances to create soaps that are both skin-nourishing and environmentally friendly. You’ll immerse yourself in an immersive experience where every movement is a celebration of nature and its timeless beauty.

Halima will show you how to shape each soap with care, highlighting the harmony between olive oil, natural essences and the gestures inherited from a long line of craftsmen. Through your own creations, you’ll understand the importance of patience and precision in making these environmentally-friendly products. You’ll leave not only with unique handcrafted soaps, but also with a deeper appreciation of the intrinsic beauty of nature and the inestimable value of olive oil in the creation of sustainable, beneficial products.


  • On request.
  • Prices include: organization of the experience, soap-making training and training materials.
  • Prices do not include: transport, meals, insurance.
  • Terms of payment: please consult the host.
  • Reservation and cancellation policy: consult host.

Recommendations for the workshop :

This experience is not suitable for babies.

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