8 days in Tunisia Itinerary

8 days in Tunisia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Exeter
Fly + Drive:  14 h
1
Sousse
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Tunis
— 3 nights
Fly + Train:  10 h 45 min
End: Exeter

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sousse: Amphitheatre of El Jem (in El-Jem), Mahdia (Sesame, Mahdia Beach, &more) and Monastir (Ribat of Monastir & Monastir Marina). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Medina of Sousse, take in the spiritual surroundings of The Great Mosque of Kairouan, get engrossed in the history at Sousse Archaeological Museum, and have some family-friendly fun at Karting Monastir.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Sousse trip planner.

Exeter, UK to Sousse is an approximately 13- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. In July, daily temperatures in Sousse can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Tunis.

Things to do in Sousse

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Monastir, Mahdia, The Great Mosque of Kairouan, Amphitheatre of El Jem
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Sousse Archaeological Museum ©
Sousse Archaeological Museum
Medina of Sousse ©
Medina of Sousse
Bourghiba Mausoleum ©
Bourghiba Mausoleum

3
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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): see the interesting displays at The National Bardo Museum, steep yourself in history at Marche central de Tunis, Fondouk El Ghala, and then wander the streets of Yasmin Hammamet. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Zitouna Mosque, stop by Medina of Tunis, then find something for the whole family at Carthageland, and finally learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at The Zoological Gardens.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Tunis journey builder.

Traveling by car from Sousse to Tunis takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. July in Tunis sees daily highs of 40°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Tunis

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Hammamet, Baths of Antoninus
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Yasmin Hammamet ©
Yasmin Hammamet
The National Bardo Museum ©
The National Bardo Museum
Medina of Tunis ©
Medina of Tunis

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