9 days in Tunisia Itinerary

9 days in Tunisia Itinerary

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Djerba Island
— 1 night
2
Tozeur
— 1 night
3
El-Jem
— 1 night
4
Kairouan
— 1 night
5
Tunis
— 3 nights

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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.
On the 16th (Sat), examine the collection at Musee Du Patrimoine Traditionnel De Djerba, pause for some photo ops at Sidi Yati Mosque, thenexplore the fascinating underground world of Cave of Ali Berbere, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of El Ghriba Synagogue. Keep things going the next day: explore by horseback at Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce, thenexamine the collection at Lalla Hadria Museum, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Sentido Djerba Beach.

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Djerba Island itinerary builder.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Djerba Island is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of ferry and car. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Jeddah to Djerba Island due to the time zone difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Jeddah in March: high temperatures in Djerba Island hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Tozeur.

Things to do in Djerba Island

Parks Outdoors Museums
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Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce ©
Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce
Musee Du Patrimoine Traditionnel De Djerba ©
Musee Du Patrimoine Traditionnel De Djerba
Cave of Ali Berbere
Cave of Ali Berbere

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Mon): explore the fascinating landscape at Sahara Desert and then contemplate the waterfront views at Chott El Jerid.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Tozeur online journey planner.

Fly from Djerba Island to Tozeur in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in March, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel to El-Jem.

Things to do in Tozeur

Parks Nature
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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). On the 19th (Tue), explore the ancient world of Amphitheatre of El Jem and then get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of El-Djem.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the El-Jem holiday planner.

Getting from Tozeur to El-Jem by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Tozeur in March: highs in El-Jem hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Kairouan.

Things to do in El-Jem

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Archaeological Museum of El-Djem ©
Archaeological Museum of El-Djem
Amphitheatre of El Jem ©
Amphitheatre of El Jem

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Kairouan

Kairouan
Kairouan, is the capital of the Kairouan Governorate in Tunisia. On the 20th (Wed), admire the masterpieces at Musee d'art Islamique de Raqqada, make a trip to Governor's House, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosque Sidi Sahbi (Mosque of the Barber), thentake in the spiritual surroundings of The Great Mosque of Kairouan, and finally visit Medina of Kairouan.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Kairouan road trip planner.

Getting from El-Jem to Kairouan by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi. In March, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to drive to Tunis.

Things to do in Kairouan

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

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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 21st (Thu): take in panoramic vistas at The doors of the medina, take a stroll through Yasmin Hammamet, and then stroll through Hammamet Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri): wander the streets of Medina of Tunis and then play a few rounds at Citrus Golf Course.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Tunis trip planner.

You can drive from Kairouan to Tunis in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In March in Tunis, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Tunis

Outdoors Neighborhoods Golf

Side Trips

Hammamet, Baths of Antoninus
Highlights from your plan
Hammamet Beach ©
Hammamet Beach
Baths of Antoninus ©
Baths of Antoninus
Citrus Golf Course ©
Citrus Golf Course

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