16 days in Tunisia Itinerary

16 days in Tunisia Itinerary

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16 days in Tunisia Itinerary

Start: Cluj-Napoca
Fly:  8​h 30​min
1
Tunis
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Sousse
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
3
Monastir
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Kairouan
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Sfax
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
6
Djerba Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Cluj-Napoca

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 Dougga (in Beja Governorate) and Hammamet (Yasmin Hammamet & Carthageland). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at The National Bardo Museum, admire the striking features of Marche central de Tunis, Fondouk El Ghala, enjoy breathtaking views from The doors of the medina, and take a stroll through Medina of Tunis.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Tunis day trip planning site .

Cluj-Napoca, Romania to Tunis is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Eastern European Time (EET) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Cluj-Napoca in November, things will get much warmer in Tunis: highs are around 25°C and lows about 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Sousse.

Things to do in Tunis

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Hammamet, Dougga
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Dougga ©
Dougga
Yasmin Hammamet ©
Yasmin Hammamet
The National Bardo Museum ©
The National Bardo Museum

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.
Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Sousse Archaeological Museum, then enjoy breathtaking views from Sousse Ribat RIBAT, then make a trip to Amphitheatre of El Jem, and finally take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of El-Djem.

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Getting from Tunis to Sousse by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Sousse can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Monastir.

Things to do in Sousse

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

El-Jem, Port El Kantaoui
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Amphitheatre of El Jem ©
Amphitheatre of El Jem
Medina of Sousse ©
Medina of Sousse
Sousse Archaeological Museum ©
Sousse Archaeological Museum

2
nights
Monastir

Monastir ©
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.
On the 7th (Thu), take in the waterfront activity at Monastir Marina, contemplate the long history of Bourghiba Mausoleum, delve into the distant past at Ribat of Monastir, then have some family-friendly fun at Karting Monastir, and finally explore by horseback at EkiClub. Keep things going the next day: have some family-friendly fun at Paintball Valley Tunisia, take in the exciting artwork at Gallery Espressioni, and then stop by Imagine Espace Creatif.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Monastir trip builder website .

Monastir is just a stone's throw from Sousse. In November, daily temperatures in Monastir can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Kairouan.

Things to do in Monastir

Parks Fun & Games Shopping

Side Trip

Paintball Valley Tunisia
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Monastir Marina ©
Monastir Marina
Bourghiba Mausoleum ©
Bourghiba Mausoleum
Ribat of Monastir ©
Ribat of Monastir

2
nights
Kairouan

Kairouan ©
Kairouan, is the capital of the Kairouan Governorate in Tunisia. Kairouan is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of The Great Mosque of Kairouan, admire the masterpieces at Dar Hassine Allani, get engrossed in the history at Musee d'art Islamique de Raqqada, and steep yourself in history at Governor's House.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Kairouan online tour builder .

You can drive from Monastir to Kairouan in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of train and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in November, and nighttime lows around 17°C. On the 11th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Sfax.

Things to do in Kairouan

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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The Great Mosque of Kairouan ©
The Great Mosque of Kairouan
Medina of Kairouan
Medina of Kairouan

2
nights
Sfax

Sfax ©
Sfax is a city in Tunisia, located 270km southeast of Tunis. Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Site Archeologique Thyna. Keep things going the next day: wander the streets of Medina, wander the streets of Bab Bhar, and then kick back and relax at Isole Kerkennah.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Sfax itinerary planning app .

Traveling by car from Kairouan to Sfax takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. In November, daytime highs in Sfax are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can drive to Djerba Island.

Things to do in Sfax

Museums Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trip

Isole Kerkennah
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Musee Dar Jallouli ©
Musee Dar Jallouli
Souks ©
Souks
Medina ©
Medina

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 14th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Lalla Hadria Museum, get to know the resident critters at The Crocodile Farm, meet the residents at Djerba Explore Park, then examine the collection at Musee Du Patrimoine Traditionnel De Djerba, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of El Ghriba Synagogue. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Sidi Yati Mosque, see the interesting displays at Musee de Guellala, and then don't miss a visit to Djerbahood.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Djerba Island day trip planner.

Drive from Sfax to Djerba Island in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in November, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Djerba Island

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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El Ghriba Synagogue ©
El Ghriba Synagogue
Djerba Explore Park ©
Djerba Explore Park

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