13 days in Tunisia Itinerary

13 days in Tunisia Itinerary

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13 days in Tunisia Itinerary

Start: Istanbul, Turkey
Fly + Bus:  9​h 15​min
1
Hammamet
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Sousse
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
3
Djerba Island
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 30​min
4
Carthage
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Tozeur
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: Istanbul, Turkey

1
night
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 31st (Fri): examine the collection at Musee des Religions.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Hammamet trip itinerary builder .

Istanbul, Turkey to Hammamet is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Traveling from Istanbul to Hammamet, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Istanbul, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Hammamet, ranging from highs of 31°C to lows of 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can drive to Sousse.

Things to do in Hammamet

Neighborhoods Beaches Parks
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Yasmin Hammamet ©
Yasmin Hammamet
Musee des Religions ©
Musee des Religions
Kasbah of Hammamet ©
Kasbah of Hammamet

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Sousse Archaeological Museum and Grande Mosque. Relax by the water at El Jem Museum and Great Mosque of Kairouan. Venture out of the city with trips to El-Jem (El Jem Amphitheatre & Amphitheatre of El Jem), Mahdia's Old Town (in Mahdia) and Kairouan (Mosque Sidi Sahbi (Mosque of the Barber) & Medina of Kairouan). There's more to do: contemplate the long history of Medina of Sousse.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Sousse trip maker .

Traveling by car from Hammamet to Sousse takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. June in Sousse sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to Djerba Island.

Things to do in Sousse

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Kairouan, El-Jem, Bourghiba Mausoleum, Mahdia's Old Town
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The Great Mosque of Kairouan ©
The Great Mosque of Kairouan
Archaeological Museum of El-Djem ©

1
night
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 5th (Wed): kick back and relax at Sangho Beach, step into the grandiose world of Fort de Borj El Kastil, and then Head underground at Cave of Ali Berbere. On the 6th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at Musee de Guellala, kick back and relax at Sentido Djerba Beach, then contemplate the long history of Fort Ghazi Mustapha, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at El Ghriba Synagogue.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Djerba Island trip website .

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Sousse to Djerba Island takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In June, daily temperatures in Djerba Island can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Carthage.

Things to do in Djerba Island

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Sangho Beach
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Cave of Ali Berbere
Cave of Ali Berbere
Fort Ghazi Mustapha ©
Fort Ghazi Mustapha
Sangho Beach ©
Sangho Beach

2
nights
Carthage

Carthage ©
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): delve into the distant past at Carthaginian Ruins, then explore the ancient world of Ancient Roman Baths, then delve into the distant past at Villas Romaines, and finally browse the exhibits of Punic Ports & Museum.

To see where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Carthage route planner .

You can fly from Djerba Island to Carthage in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. In June, daily temperatures in Carthage can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. On the 8th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Tozeur.

Things to do in Carthage

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Museum Dar el-Annabi
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Baths of Antoninus ©
Baths of Antoninus
Villas Romaines ©
Villas Romaines
Museum Dar el-Annabi ©
Museum Dar el-Annabi

3
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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire nature's extreme beauty at Sahara Desert, explore the world behind art at Musee des Arts et Traditions Populaires, and then contemplate the long history of Ksour of Tamerza.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Tozeur road trip planning website .

You can fly from Carthage to Tozeur in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Carthage in June, with highs in Tozeur at 43°C and lows at 28°C. On the 11th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tozeur

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Ksour of Tamerza
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Sahara Desert ©
Sahara Desert
Ksour of Tamerza ©
Ksour of Tamerza
Chak Wak ©
Chak Wak

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