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Monastir— 7 nights
Known for its imposing 8th-century fortress, the coastal city of Monastir offers visitors pristine beaches, a scenic waterfront, and a number of historic buildings to admire.Venture out of the city with trips to Hammamet (Citrus Golf Course, Medina of Hammamet, &more), Hammam Sousse (El Kantaui Port & Passengers Design Store) and Musee Dar Jallouli (in Sfax). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Bourghiba Mausoleum, explore the historical opulence of Ribat of Monastir, take in the waterfront activity at Monastir Marina, and cool off at Aqua Palace.
To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Monastir trip itinerary planner.
If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are Monastir Habib Bourguiba International Airport, Enfidha - Hammamet International Airport and Tunis Carthage International Airport. In July, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.
Things to do in Monastir
Hammamet, Sousse, El-Jem, Port El Kantaoui, Hammam Sousse
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