20 days in Tunisia Itinerary

20 days in Tunisia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tataouine
— 7 nights
2
Medenine
— 1 night
3
Djerba Island
— 2 nights
4
Tozeur
— 2 nights
5
Matmata
— 1 night
6
Nefta
— 1 night
7
Gabes
— 1 night
8
Tamezret
— 1 night
9
Douz
— 2 nights

7
nights
Tataouine

Tataouine
Tataouine is a city in southern Tunisia. Tataouine is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Chenini, stroll the grounds of Mosquee des 7 Dormants, and steep yourself in history at Ksar Ghilane.

To see photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Tataouine itinerary planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Tataouine is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Amsterdam in September, you will find days in Tataouine are much hotter (°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (°C). You'll set off for Medenine on the 26th (Sat).

Things to do in Tataouine

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mosquee des 7 Dormants
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Ksar Ghilane
Ksar Ghilane
Chenini ©
Chenini
Ksar Ouled Soltane ©
Ksar Ouled Soltane

1
night
Medenine

Medenine ©
Medenine is the major town in south-eastern Tunisia, 77km south of the port of Gabès and the Island of Djerba, on the main route to Libya. On the 27th (Sun), delve into the distant past at Site Archeologique de Gightis and then make a trip to Ksar Hallouf.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Medenine road trip website.

Traveling by car from Tataouine to Medenine takes an hour. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Tataouine in September: highs in Medenine hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Djerba Island.

Things to do in Medenine

Historic Sites
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Ksar Hallouf ©
Ksar Hallouf

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): examine the collection at Musee Du Patrimoine Traditionnel De Djerba, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Djerba Explore Park, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at The Crocodile Farm, thensee the interesting displays at Lalla Hadria Museum, and finally make a trip to Dar Jilani La maison des Arts & Metiers. On the 29th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Musee de Guellala, explore by horseback at Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce, thenmake a trip to Ksar ben Ayed, and finally make a trip to Djerbahood.

For ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Djerba Island road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Medenine to Djerba Island takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel to Tozeur.

Things to do in Djerba Island

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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The Crocodile Farm ©
The Crocodile Farm
Musee de Guellala ©
Musee de Guellala
Djerba Explore Park ©
Djerba Explore Park

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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Decor Star Wars Tunisie, explore the activities along Chott El Jerid, and then admire nature's extreme beauty at Sahara Desert. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Eden Palm Tresors de l'Oasis, thensee the interesting displays at Chak Wak, and then explore the stunning scenery at Tamerza Canyon.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Tozeur trip itinerary builder site.

You can fly from Djerba Island to Tozeur in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Djerba Island in September, expect nights in Tozeur to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can take a train to Matmata.

Things to do in Tozeur

Nature Parks Museums
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Sahara Desert ©
Sahara Desert
Chott El Jerid ©
Chott El Jerid
Tamerza Canyon ©
Tamerza Canyon

1
night
Matmata

Matmata
Matmata is a small Berber speaking town in southern Tunisia. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): stop by Escale de Toujane.

To find out how to plan a trip to Matmata, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by train from Tozeur to Matmata takes 7 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Nefta.

Things to do in Matmata

Shopping
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1
night
Nefta

Nefta ©
Nefta is a town and oasis in Tunisia, close to the Algerian border, and just north of the Chott el Djerid.Religious significanceNefta is considered by most Sufis to be the spiritual home of Sufism, a mystical branch of Islam; many religious buildings are located in the district El Bayadha. On the 3rd (Sat), get outside with La Corbeille.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Nefta road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Matmata to Nefta takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. In October, daytime highs in Nefta are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. You will have some time to spend on the 3rd (Sat) before leaving for Gabes.

Things to do in Nefta

Outdoors
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La Corbeille ©
La Corbeille

1
night
Gabes

Gabes
Gabès, also spelled Cabès, Cabes, Kabes, Gabbs and Gaps'', is the capital city of the Gabès Governorate in Tunisia. To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Gabes route planning tool.

You can drive from Nefta to Gabes in 3.5 hours. October in Gabes sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. You'll set off for Tamezret on the 4th (Sun).

Things to do in Gabes

Museums
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1
night
Tamezret

Tamezret ©
Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): explore the world behind art at Musee Berbere de Tamezret.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Tamezret route maker.

Getting from Gabes to Tamezret by car takes about 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Tamezret can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. You'll have a few hours on the 5th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Douz.

Things to do in Tamezret

Museums
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Musee Berbere de Tamezret ©
Musee Berbere de Tamezret

2
nights
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 6th (Tue), stop by Souk. La Plaza Del Mercado and then see the interesting displays at Sahara Museum.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Douz attractions website.

Drive from Tamezret to Douz in 1.5 hours. In October in Douz, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. You'll set off for home on the 7th (Wed).

Things to do in Douz

Shopping Museums
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Sahara Museum ©
Sahara Museum

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