International Festival Go Makkah chess games Djerba 2020

GO-MAKKAH has the honor to invite you to participate at the international Festival of chess, in its second edition, which will be held in Djerba from February 15, 2020 to February 24, 2020 at the hotel SunConnect Aqua Resort.
Don't miss this opportunity to visit such a beautiful place and experience this beautiful encounter with the champions of the game of chess!

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Guests of honor

With the presence of the best chess player of all time

One of the chess myths, she obtained the title of GM when she was just 15 years old, and nowdays she is considered as the best female player of all time.

Bachar Kouatly, the president of the French federation of chess

In 1989, el becomes the first French player to achieve the title of international grand master since the 1960s. He is the vice president of the international Federation of chess (FIDE) since October 2018.

Check out our activities

Simultaneous with J. Polgar

Simultaneous with J. Polgar

Challenge the champion Judit Polgar in a part simultaneously against 20 players.
Come try your luck !

Master Tournemant

Master Tournemant

10 GM are guests in a Master closed to play 9 rounds: Gadir Guseinov, Maxime Lagarde, Fabien Libiszewski, Alexey Sergeyevich Dreev, Sergey Tiviakov, etc

Open House

Open House

During the open house, will be organized an animation around the game of chess to celebrate ! Don't miss out on this day aficionados!

Open Tournaments

Open Tournaments

You want to participate in a chess tournament ? The Tournament is Open to Djerba is open to all! 300 players from around the world are going to compete, get in the game !



During the Festival, we suggest you to attend conferences that will talk about the history of the game of chess and its origins ! Free entrance !

Training & Workshops

Training & Workshops

Are you a beginner? No problem, join us and our leaders will offer you a playful discovery of chess!

Take up the challenge and join us

The Chess Festival GO-Makkah in Tunisia is an opportunity to play against elite players from Africa, the Arab World and from the entire the world too.






The guests of honors



Go to Djerba

Si vous voulez être présent au plus grand festival d'afrique du nord, venez rejoignez nous.

300 Players of the world

The chess festival go-makkah will bring together players from around the world! If you want to play against the world champions, come join us.

The biggest chess event in africa

the chess festival of tunisia is an opportunity to play chess with the elite players of the africa and the arab world.

Don't miss the opportunity

Play chess against the best players in the world and spend a good week in Djerba, the island of dreams, with Go-Makkah

Book an Hotel

If you want to be present at the festival without playing, you can also book your hotel from here

To book a Transfer

If you want an easy way to move to Djerba, you can book a car from here

Book your field trip

Book your place in one of our trips to the south of Tunisia

Book your tour

Book your place on one of our tours to the north or to the south of tunisia

The direction to the event

Sun Connect Hotel, Djerba, Tunisia
Contact Info

Tel: ( 216)

Whatsapp: ( 33) 6 13 34 56 33

Email: [email protected]


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