12 days in Tunisia Itinerary

12 days in Tunisia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tunis
— 2 nights
2
Sousse
— 3 nights
3
Matmata
— 2 nights
4
Djerba Island
— 2 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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tunis: Yasmin Hammamet (in Hammamet) and Ichkeul National Park (in Bizerte). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at The National Bardo Museum, stop by Medina of Tunis, admire the striking features of Marche central de Tunis, Fondouk El Ghala, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Zitouna Mosque.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Tunis holiday builder app.

Newark, USA to Tunis is an approximately 15-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 6 hour difference. Traveling from Newark in November, things will get somewhat warmer in Tunis: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can drive to Sousse.

Things to do in Tunis

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trips

Carthage, Yasmin Hammamet, Ichkeul National Park
Highlights from your plan
The National Bardo Museum ©
The National Bardo Museum
Yasmin Hammamet ©
Yasmin Hammamet
Ichkeul National Park
Ichkeul National Park

3
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 11th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Sousse Archaeological Museum, thencontemplate the long history of Medina of Sousse, and then explore the ancient world of Amphitheatre of El Jem. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of The Great Mosque of Kairouan, explore the ancient world of Ribat of Monastir, contemplate the long history of Bourghiba Mausoleum, thenget your game on at Karting Monastir, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sousse Ribat RIBAT.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Sousse itinerary planner.

You can drive from Tunis to Sousse in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. November in Sousse sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel to Matmata.

Things to do in Sousse

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Monastir, The Great Mosque of Kairouan, Amphitheatre of El Jem
Highlights from your plan
Medina of Sousse ©
Medina of Sousse
Sousse Archaeological Museum ©
Sousse Archaeological Museum
The Great Mosque of Kairouan ©
The Great Mosque of Kairouan

2
nights
Matmata

Matmata
Matmata is a small Berber speaking town in southern Tunisia. To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Matmata tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Sousse to Matmata takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect slightly colder evenings in Matmata when traveling from Sousse in November, with lows around °C. On the 15th (Fri), you're off to Djerba Island.

Things to do in Matmata

Shopping Museums

2
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.
Djerba Island is known for zoos & aquariums, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the resident critters at The Crocodile Farm, examine the collection at Musee Du Patrimoine Traditionnel De Djerba, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Djerba Explore Park, and make a trip to Dar Jilani La maison des Arts & Metiers.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Djerba Island trip itinerary app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Matmata to Djerba Island. Traveling from Matmata in November, Djerba Island is a bit warmer at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can 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
Djerba Explore Park ©
Djerba Explore Park

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