7 days in Tunisia Itinerary

7 days in Tunisia Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Djerba Island
— 1 night
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Matmata
— Few hours
3
Douz
— 1 night
4
Tozeur
— 1 night
5
El-Jem
— Few hours
6
Sousse
— 1 night
7
Kairouan
— 1 night
8
Tunis
— 1 night

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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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): make a trip to Dar Jilani La maison des Arts & Metiers and then take in the spiritual surroundings of El Ghriba Synagogue.

For maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Djerba Island trip planner.

Paris, France to Djerba Island is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Paris in December, with highs in Djerba Island at °C and lows at °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to Matmata.

Things to do in Djerba Island

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
El Ghriba Synagogue ©
El Ghriba Synagogue

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Matmata

Matmata
Matmata is a small Berber speaking town in southern Tunisia. For where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Matmata attractions planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Djerba Island to Matmata. Traveling from Djerba Island in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Matmata, with lows of °C. On the 26th (Thu), you'll travel to Douz.

Things to do in Matmata

Shopping Museums

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Douz

Douz ©
Douz is a town in the Kebili Governorate in the south of Tunisia, known as the "gateway to the Sahara." By road it is located southwest of Blidet, southeast of Tozeur, and south of the Tunisian capital of Tunis. On the 26th (Thu), examine the collection at Sahara Museum.

Before you visit Douz, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Matmata to Douz in 1.5 hours. In December, daytime highs in Douz are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Tozeur.

Things to do in Douz

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Sahara Museum ©
Sahara Museum

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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.
On the 27th (Fri), explore the activities along Chott El Jerid, thenadmire nature's extreme beauty at Sahara Desert, and then take in breathtaking views at Sidi Bouhlel Canyon.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Tozeur attractions site.

Getting from Douz to Tozeur by car takes about 2 hours. In December, daytime highs in Tozeur are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to El-Jem.

Things to do in Tozeur

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Sidi Bouhlel Canyon ©
Sidi Bouhlel Canyon
Chott El Jerid ©
Chott El Jerid
Sahara Desert ©
Sahara Desert

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El-Jem

El-Jem ©
El Djem is a town in Mahdia Governorate, Tunisia, population 21,576 (2014 census). Amphitheatre of El Jem has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): delve into the distant past at Amphitheatre of El Jem.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the El-Jem online trip planner.

Fly from Tozeur to El-Jem in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. December in El-Jem sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Sousse.

Things to do in El-Jem

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Amphitheatre of El Jem ©
Amphitheatre of El Jem

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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.
On the 28th (Sat), take an in-depth tour of Sousse Archaeological Museum.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Sousse trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from El-Jem to Sousse in an hour. Another option is to take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to drive to Kairouan.

Things to do in Sousse

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Sousse Archaeological Museum ©
Sousse Archaeological Museum

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Kairouan

Kairouan ©
Kairouan, is the capital of the Kairouan Governorate in Tunisia. Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Bir Barouta, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Three Doors Mosque, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of The Great Mosque of Kairouan.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Kairouan trip maker site.

Getting from Sousse to Kairouan by car takes about an hour. In December, daily temperatures in Kairouan can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 30th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Tunis.

Things to do in Kairouan

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Bassins Aghlabites ©
Bassins Aghlabites
The Great Mosque of Kairouan ©
The Great Mosque of Kairouan
Bir Barouta ©
Bir Barouta

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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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Centre des Musiques Arabes et Mediterraneennes.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Tunis trip builder.

Getting from Kairouan to Tunis by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. December in Tunis sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tunis

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Sidi Bou Said
Highlights from your plan
The National Bardo Museum ©
The National Bardo Museum
The doors of the medina ©
The doors of the medina
Museum Dar el-Annabi ©
Museum Dar el-Annabi

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