11 days in Tunisia Itinerary

11 days in Tunisia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Riyadh
Fly:  11 h
1
Tunis
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
2
Carthage
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Hammamet
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Monastir
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
5
Sousse
— 2 nights
Train + Fly:  2 h 30 min
6
Djerba Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  12 h 45 min
End: Riyadh

2
nights
Tunis

Tunis ©
The Mediterranean port city of Tunis, Tunisia's bustling capital, boasts a vibrant mix of cultures and architectural styles, enchanting visitors with its historical attractions, picturesque beaches, and laidback vibe.
Venture out of the city with trips to Bizerte (Alexander Nevsky Orthodox Church, Qsiba, &more). The adventure continues: examine the collection at The National Bardo Museum, make a trip to Monument Place de la Kasbah, take in the spiritual surroundings of Zitouna Mosque, and wander the streets of Medina of Tunis.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Tunis travel route planning tool.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Tunis is an approximately 10- hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Riyadh to Tunis. Traveling from Riyadh in May, expect Tunis to be much colder, temps between 31°C and 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can go by car to Carthage.

Things to do in Tunis

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Bizerte, Marche Centrale de La Marsa
Highlights from your plan
Zitouna Mosque ©
Zitouna Mosque
The National Bardo Museum ©
The National Bardo Museum
Medina of Tunis ©
Medina of Tunis

1
night
Carthage

Carthage ©
On the 11th (Mon), explore the ancient world of Baths of Antoninus, then delve into the distant past at Site Archeologique de Carthage, and then make a trip to Centro storico.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Carthage trip itinerary maker website.

Carthage is just a stone's throw from Tunis. In May in Carthage, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Hammamet.

Things to do in Carthage

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Centro storico
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Baths of Antoninus ©
Baths of Antoninus
Site Archeologique de Carthage ©
Site Archeologique de Carthage
Centro storico ©
Centro storico

2
nights
Hammamet

Hammamet ©
Budget-constrained beach lovers relish a vacation in Hammamet, one of Tunisia's oldest resort towns known for its lush greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): make a trip to Medina of Hammamet, then enjoy the sand and surf at Hammamet Beach, and then take a stroll through Yasmin Hammamet.

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Hammamet trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Carthage to Hammamet in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of subway and train; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Hammamet can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can drive to Monastir.

Things to do in Hammamet

Neighborhoods Outdoors Parks
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Yasmin Hammamet ©
Yasmin Hammamet
Medina of Hammamet ©
Medina of Hammamet
Hammamet Beach ©
Hammamet Beach

1
night
Monastir

Monastir ©
Known for its imposing 8th-century fortress, the coastal city of Monastir offers visitors pristine beaches, a scenic waterfront, and a number of historic buildings to admire.
On the 13th (Wed), stop by Imagine Espace Creatif, steep yourself in history at Bourghiba Mausoleum, explore the ancient world of Ribat of Monastir, then go for a stroll along the water at Monastir Marina, and finally get your game on at Karting Monastir.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Monastir day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Hammamet to Monastir takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in May, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Sousse.

Things to do in Monastir

Historic Sites Shopping Parks
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Bourghiba Mausoleum ©
Bourghiba Mausoleum
Ribat of Monastir ©
Ribat of Monastir
Monastir Marina ©
Monastir Marina

2
nights
Sousse

Sousse ©
Known for its historic medina quarter, a World Heritage Site, the city of Sousse boasts a rich history that dates back to the 11th century BCE.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): get in on the family fun at Hannibal Park, then wander the streets of Medina of Kairouan, then admire the striking features of The Great Mosque of Kairouan, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosque Sidi Sahbi (Mosque of the Barber). On the 15th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at Sousse Archaeological Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sousse Ribat RIBAT, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Grosse Moschee von Sousse, and finally contemplate the long history of Medina of Sousse.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Sousse route builder.

Sousse is just a short distance from Monastir. May in Sousse sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Djerba Island.

Things to do in Sousse

Historic Sites Shopping Theme Parks

Side Trips

Kairouan, Hannibal Park
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The Great Mosque of Kairouan ©
The Great Mosque of Kairouan
Medina of Sousse ©
Medina of Sousse
Sousse Archaeological Museum ©
Sousse Archaeological Museum

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nights
Djerba Island

Djerba Island ©
Explore pristine beaches and charming villages on a vacation on Djerba Island, a small island in the Gulf of Gabes known for its Berber population.
On the 16th (Sat), examine the collection at Lalla Hadria Museum, get to know the resident critters at The Crocodile Farm, get to know the resident critters at Djerba Explore Park, then make a trip to Djerbahood, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of El Ghriba Synagogue. On the next day, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sidi Yati Mosque, get engrossed in the history at Musee de Guellala, then stroll through Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce, then see the interesting displays at Musee Du Patrimoine Traditionnel De Djerba, and finally look for gifts at Dyghet.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Djerba Island trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Sousse to Djerba Island takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In May in Djerba Island, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 21°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Djerba Island

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce ©
Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce
The Crocodile Farm ©
The Crocodile Farm
El Ghriba Synagogue ©
El Ghriba Synagogue

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