10 days in Tunisia Itinerary

10 days in Tunisia Itinerary

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10 days in Tunisia Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
Fly:  18​h
1
Tunis
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Sousse
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
3
Djerba Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h
End: Washington DC

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Ain Tounga (in Tastur), Dougga (in Beja Governorate) and Hammamet (Hammamet Beach, Medina of Hammamet, & more). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at The National Bardo Museum, browse the eclectic array of goods at Souk Al Attarine, take an in-depth tour of National military museum, and take a stroll through Medina of Tunis.

To find reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Tunis trip maker tool .

Washington DC, USA to Tunis is an approximately 18-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. Traveling from Washington DC in December, things will get a bit warmer in Tunis: highs are around 64°F and lows about 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can drive to Sousse.

Things to do in Tunis

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Hammamet, Beja Governorate
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The National Bardo Museum ©
The National Bardo Museum
Medina of Hammamet ©
Medina of Hammamet
Yasmin Hammamet ©
Yasmin Hammamet

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): make a trip to Passengers Design Store, then contemplate the long history of Bourghiba Mausoleum, then take an in-depth tour of Sousse Archaeological Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at Medina of Sousse. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at D'Enfidha, then take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of El-Djem, and then explore the ancient world of Amphitheatre of El Jem.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Sousse itinerary planner.

Drive from Tunis to Sousse in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 64°F in December, and nighttime lows around 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Djerba Island.

Things to do in Sousse

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

El-Jem, D'Enfidha, Passengers Design Store, Bourghiba Mausoleum
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Sousse Archaeological Museum ©
Sousse Archaeological Museum
Medina of Sousse ©
Medina of Sousse
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.
Djerba Island is known for zoos & aquariums, museums, historic sites, trails, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at The Crocodile Farm, see the interesting displays at Lalla Hadria Museum, ride a horse along Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce, and don't miss a visit to Dar Jilani La maison des Arts & Metiers.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Djerba Island day trip site .

You can fly from Sousse to Djerba Island in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In December, plan for daily highs up to 65°F, and evening lows to 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Djerba Island

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce ©
Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce
The Crocodile Farm ©
The Crocodile Farm
Musee de Guellala ©
Musee de Guellala

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