15 days in Tunisia Itinerary

15 days in Tunisia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Barcelona
Fly + Drive:  7 h
1
Beja Governorate
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
2
Hammamet
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Mahdia
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Sousse
— 3 nights
Train + Fly:  2 h 30 min
5
Djerba Island
— 3 nights
Taxi + Fly:  1 h 15 min
6
Tozeur
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
7
Carthage
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  5 h 45 min
End: Barcelona

1
night
Beja Governorate

Beja Governorate ©
Béja Governorate is one of the twenty-four governorates of Tunisia. To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Beja Governorate trip site.

Barcelona, Spain to Beja Governorate is an approximately 7- hour combination of flight and car. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can go by car to Hammamet.

Things to do in Beja Governorate

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bulla Regia
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Dougga ©
Dougga
Bulla Regia ©
Bulla Regia
Ain Tounga ©
Ain Tounga

2
nights
Hammamet

Hammamet ©
Budget-constrained beach lovers relish a vacation in Hammamet, one of Tunisia's oldest resort towns known for its lush greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Medina of Hammamet, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Hammamet Beach, and then stop by Yasmin Hammamet. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at The National Bardo Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Vincent de Paul, then steep yourself in history at Tahar Haddad Club, and finally tee off at Citrus Golf Course.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Hammamet planning app.

Drive from Beja Governorate to Hammamet in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. While traveling from Beja Governorate, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Hammamet, ranging from highs of 40°C to lows of 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Mahdia.

Things to do in Hammamet

Outdoors Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Tunis
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Hammamet Beach ©
Hammamet Beach
Citrus Golf Course ©
Citrus Golf Course
Cathedral of St. Vincent de Paul ©
Cathedral of St. Vincent de Paul

1
night
Mahdia

Mahdia ©
Resting on a peninsula that extends into the Mediterranean Sea, Mahdia traces its history back to ancient Roman times.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): make a trip to Fort Ottoman Borj El Kebir, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mahdia Beach, then take a stroll through Mahdia's Old Town, and finally stop by Sesame.

Plan trip to Mahdia with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Drive from Hammamet to Mahdia in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. July in Mahdia sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can go by car to Sousse.

Things to do in Mahdia

Neighborhoods Beaches Parks
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Mahdia's Old Town ©
Mahdia's Old Town
Mahdia Beach ©
Mahdia Beach
Fort Ottoman Borj El Kebir ©
Fort Ottoman Borj El Kebir

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Mosque Sidi Sahbi (Mosque of the Barber) and The Great Mosque of Kairouan. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Magiceye 3D Experince and Archaeological Museum of El-Djem. Explore Sousse's surroundings by going to Medina of Kairouan (in Kairouan), Monastir (Ribat of Monastir & Monastir Marina) and Amphitheatre of El Jem (in El-Jem). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Medina of Sousse, cool off at Aqua Palace, and take an in-depth tour of Sousse Archaeological Museum.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Sousse trip builder tool.

You can drive from Mahdia to Sousse in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July, daytime highs in Sousse are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel to Djerba Island.

Things to do in Sousse

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Kairouan, Monastir, El-Jem, Aqua Palace
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The Great Mosque of Kairouan ©
The Great Mosque of Kairouan
Mosque Sidi Sahbi (Mosque of the Barber) ©
Mosque Sidi Sahbi (Mosque of the Barber)
Amphitheatre of El Jem ©
Amphitheatre of El Jem

3
nights
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.
Get in touch with nature at Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce and Sentido Djerba Beach. Popular historic sites such as Cave of Ali Berbere and El Ghriba Synagogue are in your itinerary. Venture out of the city with trips to Zarzis (Sangho Beach & Plage Omarit). There's lots more to do: take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, examine the collection at Musee Du Patrimoine Traditionnel De Djerba, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at The Crocodile Farm, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Djerba Explore Park.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Djerba Island travel route builder app.

Getting from Sousse to Djerba Island by combination of train and flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In August in Djerba Island, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to Tozeur.

Things to do in Djerba Island

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

Zarzis
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Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce ©
Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce
Cave of Ali Berbere
Cave of Ali Berbere
Sangho Beach ©
Sangho Beach

2
nights
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 5th (Wed), contemplate the waterfront views at Chott El Jerid, explore the world behind art at Musee des Arts et Traditions Populaires, then wander the streets of Le Vieux Quartier de Ouled el Hadef (Medina), and finally admire nature's extreme beauty at Sahara Desert. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Ksour of Tamerza, then take in breathtaking views at Tamerza Canyon, and then explore the stunning scenery at Sidi Bouhlel Canyon.

To see ratings and more tourist information, read Tozeur holiday planner.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Djerba Island to Tozeur in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. While traveling from Djerba Island, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Tozeur, ranging from highs of 45°C to lows of 31°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel to Carthage.

Things to do in Tozeur

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Ksour of Tamerza
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Sahara Desert ©
Sahara Desert
Chott El Jerid ©
Chott El Jerid
Tamerza Canyon ©
Tamerza Canyon

2
nights
Carthage

Carthage ©
On the 7th (Fri), stroll the grounds of North Africa American Cemetery and Memorial, delve into the distant past at Villas Romaines, then delve into the distant past at Baths of Antoninus, and finally explore the ancient world of Site Archeologique de Carthage. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Sat): make a trip to Centro storico and then contemplate the long history of Palace Dar Nejma Ezzahra.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Carthage trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Tozeur to Carthage in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Tozeur in August, expect Carthage to be a bit cooler, temps between 39°C and 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Carthage

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Sidi Bou Said
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Baths of Antoninus ©
Baths of Antoninus
North Africa American Cemetery and Memorial ©
North Africa American Cemetery and Memorial
Villas Romaines ©
Villas Romaines

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