5 days in Tunisia Itinerary

5 days in Tunisia Itinerary

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Start: Toronto
Ferry + Fly:  15 h 15 min
1
Djerba Island
— 1 night
+2
Fly + Bus + Taxi:  5 h 30 min
2
Kairouan
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
El-Jem
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  15 h 45 min
End: Toronto

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night
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 11th (Sun), examine the collection at Musee Du Patrimoine Traditionnel De Djerba, examine the collection at Lalla Hadria Museum, and then don't miss a visit to Djerbahood. On the next day, stop by Dyghet and then stroll through Sentido Djerba Beach.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Djerba Island driving holiday planner.

Toronto, Canada to Djerba Island is an approximately 15.5- hour combination of ferry and flight. You can also fly. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 6 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Toronto in August: high temperatures in Djerba Island hover around 38°C and lows are around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Kairouan.

Things to do in Djerba Island

Beaches Museums Parks
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Musee Du Patrimoine Traditionnel De Djerba ©
Musee Du Patrimoine Traditionnel De Djerba
Lalla Hadria Museum ©
Lalla Hadria Museum
Djerbahood ©
Djerbahood

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Kairouan

Kairouan ©
Kairouan, is the capital of the Kairouan Governorate in Tunisia. Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Bassins Aghlabites, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosque Sidi Sahbi (Mosque of the Barber), then take in the spiritual surroundings of The Great Mosque of Kairouan, and finally wander the streets of Medina of Kairouan.

For other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Kairouan trip site.

Getting from Djerba Island to Kairouan by combination of flight, bus, and taxi takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. August in Kairouan sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can go by car to El-Jem.

Things to do in Kairouan

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Mosque Sidi Sahbi (Mosque of the Barber) ©
Mosque Sidi Sahbi (Mosque of the Barber)
Bassins Aghlabites ©
Bassins Aghlabites
Medina of Kairouan
Medina of Kairouan

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El-Jem

El-Jem
El Djem is a town in Mahdia Governorate, Tunisia, population 21,576 (2014 census). To see photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our El-Jem itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Kairouan to El-Jem takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 28°C. On the 14th (Wed), you're off to home.

Things to do in El-Jem

Museums Historic Sites

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