34 days in Sidi Bou Said & Tunis Itinerary

34 days in Sidi Bou Said & Tunis Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sidi Bou Said
Sidi Bou Said
— 18 nights
Drive:  30 min
— 15 nights
Drive + Fly + Drive:  7 h 15 min
End: Trapani, Sicily

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). Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Baths of Antoninus and Museum Dar el-Annabi. Palace Dar Nejma Ezzahra and Ruins of Kerkouane will appeal to history buffs. And it doesn't end there: explore the different monuments and memorials at North Africa American Cemetery and Memorial, delve into the distant past at Villas Romaines, take an in-depth tour of Punic Ports & Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Louis Cathedral.

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If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Tunis Carthage International Airport, Enfidha - Hammamet International Airport and Monastir Habib Bourguiba International Airport. August in Sidi Bou Said sees daily highs of 93°F and lows of 73°F at night. On the 15th (Tue), you're off to Tunis.

Things to do in Sidi Bou Said

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Carthage, La Marsa, Ruins of Kerkouane
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Museum Dar el-Annabi ©
Museum Dar el-Annabi
Baths of Antoninus ©
Baths of Antoninus
North Africa American Cemetery and Memorial ©


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.
Visit Cathedral of St. Vincent de Paul and Ali Baba Shopping Center for their historical value. Head to Roumouz and Souk Al Attarinefor some retail therapy. Explore Tunis' surroundings by going to Uthina (Oudhna) (in Ben Arous), Boukornine National Park (in Hammam Lif) and Musee Archeologique de Nabeul (in Nabeul). There's still lots to do: explore the ancient world of Dougga, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Zitouna Mosque, take a stroll through Yasmin Hammamet, and examine the collection at Dar Bach Hamba.

For photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Tunis day trip tool.

Tunis is very close to Sidi Bou Said. In September, daily temperatures in Tunis can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tunis

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Bizerte, Hammamet, Beja Governorate, Zaghouan, Enfidha
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Cathedral of St. Vincent de Paul ©
Cathedral of St. Vincent de Paul
Dougga ©
Musee des Religions ©
Musee des Religions