11 days in Tunisia Itinerary

11 days in Tunisia Itinerary

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11 days in Tunisia Itinerary

Start: George Town, Penang Island
Fly:  29​h
1
Djerba Island
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  2​h 45​min
2
Bizerte
— 1 night
3
Sousse
— 3 nights
4
Hammamet
— 3 nights
End: George Town, Penang Island

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 14th (Sat): stroll around Krokodilfarm Animalia, examine the collection at Lalla Hadria Museum, meet the residents at Djerba Explore, then don't miss a visit to Dar Jilani La maison des Arts & Metiers, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of El Ghriba Synagogue. On the next day, get engrossed in the history at Musee de Guellala, examine the collection at Musee du Patrimoine Traditionnel Djerbien, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sidi Yati Mosque, then don't miss a visit to Ksar ben Ayed, and finally don't miss a visit to Djerbahood.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Djerba Island trip itinerary app .

George Town, Malaysia to Djerba Island is an approximately 29-hour flight. Traveling from George Town to Djerba Island, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. In September in Djerba Island, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 27°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Bizerte.

Things to do in Djerba Island

Museums Parks Outdoors
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El Ghriba Synagogue ©
El Ghriba Synagogue
Djerba Explore ©
Djerba Explore

1
night
Bizerte

Bizerte
Bizerte; historically: Phoenician: Hippo Acra, Hippo Diarrhytus and Hippo Zarytus), also known in English as Bizerta, is a town of Bizerte Governorate in Tunisia. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Alexander Nevsky Orthodox Church, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Musee Oceanographique, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Ichkeul National Park, and finally explore the ancient world of Fort d'Espagne.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Bizerte travel route builder site .

Getting from Djerba Island to Bizerte by combination of flight and bus takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. Traveling from Djerba Island in September, plan for little chillier nights in Bizerte, with lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Sousse.

Things to do in Bizerte

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Ichkeul National Park
Ichkeul National Park
Alexander Nevsky Orthodox Church ©
Alexander Nevsky Orthodox Church

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Monastir (Bourghiba Mausoleum, Forte El Ribat, & more) and El-Jem (El Jem Museum & El Jem Amphitheatre). And it doesn't end there: explore and take pictures at Medina of Sousse, make a trip to Passengers Design Store, take an in-depth tour of Sousse Archaeological Museum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Grande Mosque.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Sousse route planner.

Traveling by car from Bizerte to Sousse takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. September in Sousse sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to drive to Hammamet.

Things to do in Sousse

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

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

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Hammamet side-trips: Tunis (Medina of Tunis, Bardo Museum, & more). There's much more to do: make a trip to Medina of Hammamet, contemplate the long history of Kasbah of Hammamet, take a stroll through Yasmin Hammamet, and enjoy the sand and surf at Hammamet Beach.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Hammamet trip itinerary builder site .

Getting from Sousse to Hammamet by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in September, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hammamet

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Tunis
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Yasmin Hammamet ©
Yasmin Hammamet
Medina of Hammamet ©
Medina of Hammamet
Hammamet Beach ©
Hammamet Beach

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