8 days in Tunisia Itinerary

8 days in Tunisia Itinerary

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8 days in Tunisia Itinerary

Start: Hammamet
Drive:  2​h
1
Beja Governorate
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Sousse
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
3
Djerba Island
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  3​h 15​min
4
Hammamet
— 3 nights
End: Hammamet

1
day
Beja Governorate

Beja Governorate ©
Béja Governorate is one of the twenty-four governorates of Tunisia. On the 22nd (Sun), explore the ancient world of Ain Tounga and then delve into the distant past at Dougga.

To find traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Beja Governorate day trip planning website .

Hammamet to Beja Governorate is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a train. In December, daytime highs in Beja Governorate are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Sousse.

Things to do in Beja Governorate

Historic Sites
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Dougga ©
Dougga
Ain Tounga ©
Ain Tounga

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.
On the 23rd (Mon), steep yourself in history at Medina of Sousse, contemplate the long history of Bourghiba Mausoleum, then step into the grandiose world of Ribat of Monastir, and finally make a trip to Passengers Design Store. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for gifts at Karrma, take an in-depth tour of Sousse Archaeological Museum, delve into the distant past at Amphitheatre of El Jem, then get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of El-Djem, and finally get your game on at Karting Monastir.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Sousse journey planner .

Traveling by car from Beja Governorate to Sousse takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In December, daytime highs in Sousse are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Djerba Island.

Things to do in Sousse

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Monastir, El-Jem, Passengers Design Store
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Amphitheatre of El Jem ©
Amphitheatre of El Jem
Medina of Sousse ©
Medina of Sousse
Bourghiba Mausoleum ©
Bourghiba Mausoleum

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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at El Ghriba Synagogue, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Djerba Explore Park, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at The Crocodile Farm, then ride a horse along Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce, and finally get engrossed in the history at Musee de Guellala. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Musee Du Patrimoine Traditionnel De Djerba, then don't miss a visit to Dar Jilani La maison des Arts & Metiers, then make a trip to Ksar ben Ayed, and finally make a trip to Djerbahood.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Djerba Island trip builder app .

Getting from Sousse to Djerba Island by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In December, daily temperatures in Djerba Island can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Hammamet.

Things to do in Djerba Island

Parks Museums 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

3
nights
Hammamet

Hammamet ©
Budget-constrained beach lovers relish a vacation in Hammamet, one of Tunisia's oldest resort towns known for its lush greenery.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hammamet: Carthaginian Ruins (in Carthage) and Tunis (Postal museum, The National Bardo Museum, & more). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Medina of Hammamet, stroll through Hammamet Beach, get in on the family fun at Carthageland, and take a stroll through Yasmin Hammamet.

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Getting from Djerba Island to Hammamet by combination of flight and bus takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Expect slightly colder evenings in Hammamet when traveling from Djerba Island in December, with lows around 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hammamet

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Tunis, Carthaginian Ruins
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The National Bardo Museum ©
The National Bardo Museum
Medina of Hammamet ©
Medina of Hammamet
Yasmin Hammamet ©
Yasmin Hammamet

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