55 days in Tunisia Itinerary

55 days in Tunisia Itinerary

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1
Djerba Island
— 9 nights
2
Tozeur
— 8 nights
3
Zarzis
— 1 night
4
Mahdia
— 7 nights
5
Sousse
— 9 nights
6
Beja Governorate
— 8 nights
7
Tunis
— 7 nights
8
Nabeul
— 2 nights
9
El Haouaria
— 2 nights

9
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.
Musee de Guellala and Musee Du Patrimoine Traditionnel De Djerba will appeal to museum buffs. Your inner history buff will appreciate El Ghriba Synagogue and Sidi Yati Mosque. There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce, make a trip to Djerbahood, meet the residents at The Crocodile Farm, and take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Djerba Island trip itinerary builder website.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Djerba Island is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Dubai to Djerba Island, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dubai in October, things will get slightly colder in Djerba Island: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel to Tozeur.

Things to do in Djerba Island

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites
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Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce ©
Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce
Musee de Guellala ©
Musee de Guellala
El Ghriba Synagogue ©
El Ghriba Synagogue

8
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.
Escape the urban bustle at National Park Dghoumes and Chott El Jerid. Get some cultural insight at Le Vieux Quartier de Ouled el Hadef (Medina) and Eden Palm Tresors de l'Oasis. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tozeur: Ksour of Tamerza (in Tamerza) and Douz (Souk. La Plaza Del Mercado & Sahara Museum). The adventure continues: admire nature's extreme beauty at Sahara Desert, take in breathtaking views at Tamerza Canyon, see the interesting displays at Chak Wak, and don't miss a visit to Decor Star Wars Tunisie.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Tozeur trip planner.

Getting from Djerba Island to Tozeur by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. October in Tozeur sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel to Zarzis.

Things to do in Tozeur

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Douz, La Corbeille, Ksour of Tamerza
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Sahara Desert ©
Sahara Desert
Ksour of Tamerza ©
Ksour of Tamerza
Chott El Jerid ©
Chott El Jerid

1
night
Zarzis

Zarzis ©
Zarzis also known as Jarjis is a coastal commune in southeastern Tunisia, former bishopric and Latin Catholic titular see under its Ancient name Gergis.To the Phoenicians, Romans and Arabs the port was of strategic importance.GeographyIt lies on the coast of Mediterranean Sea, where the climate is mainly dry and sunny, making it a popular tourist destination mixing the old and the traditional. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Mouansa Synagogue and then kick back and relax at Sangho Beach.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Zarzis trip planner.

You can fly from Tozeur to Zarzis in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In October, daily temperatures in Zarzis can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Mahdia.

Things to do in Zarzis

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Sangho Beach ©
Sangho Beach
Mouansa Synagogue
Mouansa Synagogue

7
nights
Mahdia

Mahdia ©
Resting on a peninsula that extends into the Mediterranean Sea, Mahdia traces its history back to ancient Roman times.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Archaeological Museum of El-Djem and Bab Bhar. You'll explore and learn at Musee Archeologique de Moknine and Mahdia Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Mahdia: Sfax (Grande Mosquee, Medina, &more) and Lamta Archaeological Museum (in Lamta). Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Mahdia Beach, don't miss a visit to Fort Ottoman Borj El Kebir, stop by Sesame, and visit Mahdia's Old Town.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Mahdia trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Zarzis to Mahdia takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. In October, daily temperatures in Mahdia can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can drive to Sousse.

Things to do in Mahdia

Museums Neighborhoods Outdoors

Side Trips

Sfax, Musee Archeologique de Moknine, Archaeological Museum of El-Djem, Lamta Archaeological Museum
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Archaeological Museum of El-Djem ©
Archaeological Museum of El-Djem
Mahdia Beach ©
Mahdia Beach
Mahdia's Old Town ©
Mahdia's Old Town

9
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.
For shopping fun, head to Medina of Sousse or Ahla Shopping Center. You'll explore and learn at Sousse Archaeological Museum and Gallery Espressioni. Change things up with these side-trips from Sousse: Monastir (Ribat of Monastir & Monastir Marina), Kairouan (Mosque Sidi Sahbi (Mosque of the Barber), Medina of Kairouan, &more) and D'Enfidha (in Enfidha). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Bourghiba Mausoleum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Grosse Moschee von Sousse, delve into the distant past at Pheradi Majius, and examine the collection at Museum Dar Essid.

To see ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Sousse trip tool.

Traveling by car from Mahdia to Sousse takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Beja Governorate.

Things to do in Sousse

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Kairouan, Monastir, Port El Kantaoui, Pheradi Majius, D'Enfidha
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Bourghiba Mausoleum ©
Bourghiba Mausoleum
Medina of Sousse ©
Medina of Sousse
Sousse Archaeological Museum ©
Sousse Archaeological Museum

8
nights
Beja Governorate

Beja Governorate ©
Béja Governorate is one of the twenty-four governorates of Tunisia. Get a sense of the local culture at Dougga and Fort Genois. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Bulla Regia and Ain Tounga. Get out of town with these interesting Beja Governorate side-trips: Maktaris (in Makthar) and Tabarka (La Cigale Tabarka Golf & Balmoree Arts - Gallery & Studio). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Musti.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Beja Governorate road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Sousse to Beja Governorate takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Sousse in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Beja Governorate, with lows of °C. You'll set off for Tunis on the 12th (Tue).

Things to do in Beja Governorate

Historic Sites Outdoors Golf

Side Trips

Tabarka, Maktaris, Bulla Regia
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Dougga ©
Dougga
Bulla Regia ©
Bulla Regia
Maktaris ©
Maktaris

7
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The National Bardo Museum and Baths of Antoninus. You'll explore and learn at Punic Ports & Museum and Carthage Museuma. Change things up with these side-trips from Tunis: Ichkeul National Park (in Bizerte), L'aqueduc de Zaghouan (in Zaghouan) and Uthina (Oudhna) (in Ben Arous). There's still lots to do: stop by Medina of Tunis, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Zitouna Mosque, steep yourself in history at Bab El Bhar, and delve into the distant past at Site Archeologique de Carthage.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Tunis trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Beja Governorate to Tunis by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. November in Tunis sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Nabeul.

Things to do in Tunis

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Carthage, Sidi Bou Said, Ichkeul National Park, L'aqueduc de Zaghouan, Musee National Militaire
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The National Bardo Museum ©
The National Bardo Museum
Medina of Tunis ©
Medina of Tunis
Zitouna Mosque ©
Zitouna Mosque

2
nights
Nabeul

Nabeul ©
Nabeul is a coastal town in north-eastern Tunisia, on the south coast near to the Cap Bon peninsula. On the 20th (Wed), take an in-depth tour of Musee Archeologique de Nabeul and then stop by Nabeul Market.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Nabeul trip planner.

Traveling by car from Tunis to Nabeul takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. November in Nabeul sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. You'll set off for El Haouaria on the 21st (Thu).

Things to do in Nabeul

Shopping Museums
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Nabeul Market ©
Nabeul Market
Musee Archeologique de Nabeul ©
Musee Archeologique de Nabeul

2
nights
El Haouaria

El Haouaria ©
El Haouaria is a coastal town and commune in the Nabeul Governorate, Tunisia. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): delve into the distant past at Ruins of Kerkouane.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read El Haouaria journey website.

You can drive from Nabeul to El Haouaria in 1.5 hours. In November in El Haouaria, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. You will leave for home on the 23rd (Sat).

Things to do in El Haouaria

Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kelibia
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Plage el Mansoura ©
Plage el Mansoura
Ruins of Kerkouane ©
Ruins of Kerkouane
Fort de Kelibia ©
Fort de Kelibia

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