13 days in Tunisia Itinerary

13 days in Tunisia Itinerary

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Tunis
— 1 day
2
Sidi Bou Said
— 1 day
3
Hammamet
— 1 night
4
Monastir
— 1 night
5
El-Jem
— 1 night
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Kairouan
— 2 nights
7
Subaytilah
— 1 night
8
Sfax
— 1 night
9
Djerba Island
— 1 night
10
Gabes
— 1 night

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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.
On the 10th (Tue), examine the collection at The National Bardo Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Zitouna Mosque, stop by Medina of Tunis, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Vincent de Paul, and finally steep yourself in history at Bab El Bhar.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Tunis trip website.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Tunis is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Gulf Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Dubai in July: highs in Tunis hover around 40°C, while lows dip to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Sidi Bou Said.

Things to do in Tunis

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Zitouna Mosque ©
Zitouna Mosque
The National Bardo Museum ©
The National Bardo Museum
Medina of Tunis ©
Medina of Tunis

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Sidi Bou Said

Sidi Bou Said ©
Sidi Bou Said a town in northern Tunisia located about 20 km from the capital, Tunis.Named for a religious figure who lived there, Abou Said ibn Khalef ibn Yahia Al-Tamimi Al-Baji|Abou Said ibn Khalef ibn Yahia al-Tamimi al-Baji (previously it was called Jabal el-Menar). Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Palace Dar Nejma Ezzahra, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Louis Cathedral, examine the collection at Carthage Museuma, then explore the ancient world of Site Archeologique de Carthage, and finally explore the ancient world of Baths of Antoninus.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Sidi Bou Said day trip planning site.

Sidi Bou Said is just a stone's throw from Tunis. In July, plan for daily highs up to 40°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Hammamet.

Things to do in Sidi Bou Said

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Carthage
Highlights from your plan
Site Archeologique de Carthage ©
Site Archeologique de Carthage
Baths of Antoninus ©
Baths of Antoninus
Saint Louis Cathedral ©
Saint Louis Cathedral

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night
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 (Thu): make a trip to Medina of Hammamet, then contemplate the long history of Kasbah of Hammamet, then enjoy the sand and surf at Hammamet Beach, and finally take a stroll through Yasmin Hammamet.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Hammamet day trip planning app.

Drive from Sidi Bou Said to Hammamet in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and train; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, daytime highs in Hammamet are 40°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Monastir.

Things to do in Hammamet

Neighborhoods · Parks · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Yasmin Hammamet ©
Yasmin Hammamet
Kasbah of Hammamet ©
Kasbah of Hammamet
Hammamet Beach ©
Hammamet Beach

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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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Grosse Moschee von Sousse, contemplate the long history of Medina of Sousse, take in panoramic vistas at Sousse Ribat RIBAT, then take an in-depth tour of Sousse Archaeological Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Bourghiba Mausoleum.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Monastir trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Hammamet to Monastir takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in July, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to drive to El-Jem.

Things to do in Monastir

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums

Side Trip

Sousse
Highlights from your plan
Sousse Archaeological Museum ©
Sousse Archaeological Museum
Medina of Sousse ©
Medina of Sousse
Bourghiba Mausoleum ©
Bourghiba Mausoleum

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El-Jem

El-Jem ©
El Djem is a town in Mahdia Governorate, Tunisia, population 21,576 (2014 census). On the 14th (Sat), take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of El-Djem.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the El-Jem trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Monastir to El-Jem in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. July in El-Jem sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 28°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 14th (Sat) before leaving for Kairouan.

Things to do in El-Jem

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Archaeological Museum of El-Djem ©
Archaeological Museum of El-Djem

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Kairouan

Kairouan ©
Kairouan, is the capital of the Kairouan Governorate in Tunisia. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Dar Hassine Allani and then admire the striking features of The Great Mosque of Kairouan.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Kairouan holiday planner.

Getting from El-Jem to Kairouan by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi. In July, daily temperatures in Kairouan can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can drive to Subaytilah.

Things to do in Kairouan

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The Great Mosque of Kairouan ©
The Great Mosque of Kairouan
Mosque Sidi Sahbi (Mosque of the Barber) ©
Mosque Sidi Sahbi (Mosque of the Barber)
Medina of Kairouan
Medina of Kairouan

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Subaytilah

Subaytilah ©
Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): make a trip to Haidra Ruins, delve into the distant past at Ancient Ammaedara, and then explore the ancient world of Sbeitla.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Subaytilah sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Kairouan to Subaytilah takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Subaytilah when traveling from Kairouan in July, with lows around 21°C. You will leave for Sfax on the 17th (Tue).

Things to do in Subaytilah

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Haidra Ruins, Ancient Ammaedara
Highlights from your plan
Sbeitla ©
Sbeitla
Ancient Ammaedara ©
Ancient Ammaedara
Haidra Ruins ©
Haidra Ruins

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Sfax

Sfax ©
Sfax is a city in Tunisia, located 270km southeast of Tunis. Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): take a stroll through Medina.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Sfax trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Subaytilah to Sfax takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. When traveling from Subaytilah in July, plan for a bit cooler days and a bit warmer nights in Sfax: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 26°C at night. On the 18th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Djerba Island.

Things to do in Sfax

Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Isole Kerkennah
Highlights from your plan
Isole Kerkennah ©
Isole Kerkennah
Musee Dar Jallouli ©
Musee Dar Jallouli
Medina ©
Medina

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of El Ghriba Synagogue, make a trip to Djerbahood, then examine the collection at Musee de Guellala, and finally see the interesting displays at Musee Du Patrimoine Traditionnel De Djerba.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Djerba Island online tour itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Sfax to Djerba Island takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. July in Djerba Island sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel to Gabes.

Things to do in Djerba Island

Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Musee de Guellala ©
Musee de Guellala
El Ghriba Synagogue ©
El Ghriba Synagogue
Musee Du Patrimoine Traditionnel De Djerba ©

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Gabes

Gabes ©
Gabès, also spelled Cabès, Cabes, Kabes, Gabbs and Gaps'', is the capital city of the Gabès Governorate in Tunisia. Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Military Museum Of Mareth Line.

To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Gabes sightseeing planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Djerba Island to Gabes. Expect a daytime high around 41°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. You'll have a few hours on the 20th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Gabes

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Military Museum Of Mareth Line ©
Military Museum Of Mareth Line

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