12 days in Tunisia Itinerary

12 days in Tunisia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tunis
— 2 nights
2
Sousse
— 2 nights
3
Monastir
— 2 nights
4
Sfax
— Few hours
5
Tozeur
— 2 nights
6
Djerba Island
— 3 nights

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Palace Dar Nejma Ezzahra, Dougga, Punic Ports & Museum, and other attractions you added. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at The National Bardo Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Zitouna Mosque, wander the streets of Medina of Tunis, and steep yourself in history at Bab El Bhar.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Tunis trip site.

Cluj-Napoca, Romania to Tunis is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus, train, and ferry; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cluj-Napoca to Tunis. In August, Tunis is a bit warmer than Cluj-Napoca - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can drive to Sousse.

Things to do in Tunis

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Carthage, Palace Dar Nejma Ezzahra, Dougga
Highlights from your plan
Dougga ©
Dougga
The National Bardo Museum ©
The National Bardo Museum
Medina of Tunis ©
Medina of Tunis

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Sousse Catacombs, Sousse Ribat RIBAT and Museum Dar Essid. Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Sousse Archaeological Museum, thencontemplate the long history of Kasbah of Sousse, thendelve into the distant past at Amphitheatre of El Jem, and finally get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of El-Djem. On the next day, shop like a local with Medina of Sousse, take in the spiritual surroundings of Grosse Moschee von Sousse, thenexamine the collection at Museum Dar Essid, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Sousse Ribat RIBAT, and finally see the interesting displays at Sousse Catacombs.

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Drive from Tunis to Sousse in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August in Sousse, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can drive to Monastir.

Things to do in Sousse

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

El-Jem
Highlights from your plan
Amphitheatre of El Jem ©
Amphitheatre of El Jem
Medina of Sousse ©
Medina of Sousse
Sousse Archaeological Museum ©
Sousse Archaeological Museum

2
nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Mahdia Beach as well as Lamta Archaeological Museum. On the 7th (Fri), get engrossed in the history at Lamta Archaeological Museum, thengo for a stroll along the water at Monastir Marina, thencontemplate the long history of Bourghiba Mausoleum, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Mahdia Beach.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Monastir trip maker.

Monastir is very close to Sousse. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. You will have some time to spend on the 8th (Sat) before leaving for Sfax.

Things to do in Monastir

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Mahdia Beach, Lamta Archaeological Museum
Highlights from your plan
Monastir Marina ©
Monastir Marina
Bourghiba Mausoleum ©
Bourghiba Mausoleum
Mahdia Beach ©
Mahdia Beach

few
hours
Sfax

Sfax ©
Sfax is a city in Tunisia, located 270km southeast of Tunis. On the 8th (Sat), visit Medina.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Sfax day trip planner.

You can drive from Monastir to Sfax in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. In August, daytime highs in Sfax are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel to Tozeur.

Things to do in Sfax

Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Medina ©
Medina

2
nights
Tozeur

Tozeur ©
With its otherworldly desert atmosphere, Tozeur has served as a filming location for blockbuster movies such as "Star Wars," "Raiders of the Lost Ark," and "The English Patient." The ancient oasis has successfully preserved its traditional geometric architecture, craftsmanship, and fashion, especially in the medina--the old city--where friendly locals extend a warm welcome to visitors.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Eden Palm Tresors de l'Oasis, Chott El Jerid and Tamerza Canyon. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Sun): explore the activities along Chott El Jerid, explore the fascinating landscape at Sahara Desert, thentake in breathtaking views at Tamerza Canyon, and finally examine the collection at Eden Palm Tresors de l'Oasis.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Tozeur trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Sfax to Tozeur takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Sfax in August; daily highs in Tozeur reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel to Djerba Island.

Things to do in Tozeur

Nature Parks Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Sahara Desert ©
Sahara Desert
Chott El Jerid ©
Chott El Jerid
Decor Star Wars Tunisie ©
Decor Star Wars Tunisie

3
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Sentido Djerba Beach as well as Fort Ghazi Mustapha. On the 11th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Djerbahood, take in the spiritual surroundings of El Ghriba Synagogue, examine the collection at Musee Du Patrimoine Traditionnel De Djerba, thenget engrossed in the history at Musee de Guellala, and finally make a trip to Phare de Taguermess (Lighthouse).

To find where to stay and tourist information, use the Djerba Island road trip planner.

Getting from Tozeur to Djerba Island by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Tozeur in August: highs in Djerba Island hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Djerba Island

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Musee de Guellala ©
Musee de Guellala
The Crocodile Farm ©
The Crocodile Farm
El Ghriba Synagogue ©
El Ghriba Synagogue

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