17 days in Tunisia Itinerary

17 days in Tunisia Itinerary

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17 days in Tunisia Itinerary

Start: Newcastle upon Tyne
Fly:  13​h 30​min
1
Djerba Island
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  1​h 15​min
2
Tozeur
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  2​h 30​min
3
Bizerte
— 1 night
4
Sousse
— 4 nights
5
Hammamet
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Newcastle upon Tyne

3
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.
Djerba Island is known for parks, museums, historic sites, zoos & aquariums, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Krokodilfarm Animalia, kick back and relax at Sentido Djerba Beach, don't miss a visit to Djerbahood, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Djerba Explore.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Djerba Island attractions planning tool .

Newcastle upon Tyne, UK to Djerba Island is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Newcastle upon Tyne to Djerba Island. Traveling from Newcastle upon Tyne in July, expect Djerba Island to be much warmer, temps between 38°C and 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel to Tozeur.

Things to do in Djerba Island

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites
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Djerba Explore ©
Djerba Explore
Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce ©
Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce
Djerba Golf Club ©
Djerba Golf Club

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.
Tozeur is known for nature, museums, shopping, nightlife, and golf. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the fascinating landscape at Sahara Desert, explore the stunning scenery at Tamerza Canyon, admire the verdant scenery at Mides Valley, and explore the activities along Chott El Jerid.

To see more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Tozeur attractions planning tool .

Getting from Djerba Island to Tozeur by combination of taxi and flight takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. While traveling from Djerba Island, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Tozeur, ranging from highs of 46°C to lows of 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel to Bizerte.

Things to do in Tozeur

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

La Corbeille, Mides Valley
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Sahara Desert ©
Sahara Desert
Chott El Jerid ©
Chott El Jerid
Mides Valley ©
Mides Valley

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. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Alexander Nevsky Orthodox Church, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Ichkeul National Park, and then look for gifts at Rihane Artisanat.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Bizerte visit planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Tozeur to Bizerte in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Tozeur in August, things will get a bit cooler in Bizerte: highs are around 39°C and lows about 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can go by car to Sousse.

Things to do in Bizerte

Parks Nature Shopping
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Ichkeul National Park
Ichkeul National Park
Alexander Nevsky Orthodox Church ©
Alexander Nevsky Orthodox Church
Rihane Artisanat ©
Rihane Artisanat

4
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Sousse side-trips: El Jem Amphitheatre (in El-Jem), Mahdia Beach (in Mahdia) and Monastir (Bourghiba Mausoleum & Forte El Ribat). The adventure continues: make a splash at Aqua Palace, look for gifts at Soula Center, take an in-depth tour of Sousse Archaeological Museum, and find something for the whole family at Hannibal Park.

To see ratings and other tourist information, read our Sousse tour planning tool .

Getting from Bizerte to Sousse by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Bizerte in August, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 28°C in Sousse. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Hammamet.

Things to do in Sousse

Theme Parks Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Port El Kantaoui, Monastir, El Jem Amphitheatre, Mahdia Beach, Passengers Design Store
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Hannibal Park ©
Hannibal Park
Mahdia Beach ©
Mahdia Beach
El Jem Amphitheatre ©
El Jem Amphitheatre

4
nights
Hammamet

Hammamet ©
Budget-constrained beach lovers relish a vacation in Hammamet, one of Tunisia's oldest resort towns known for its lush greenery.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Hammamet: Tunis (Zitouna Mosque, Bardo Museum, & more). And it doesn't end there: stroll through Hammamet Beach, make a trip to Medina of Hammamet, see the interesting displays at Musee des Religions, and stop by La Deffirence.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Hammamet online itinerary builder .

Drive from Sousse to Hammamet in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 40°C in August, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hammamet

Theme Parks Outdoors Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Tunis, FunWater Hammamet
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Carthageland ©
Carthageland
Hammamet Beach ©
Hammamet Beach
Citrus Golf Course ©
Citrus Golf Course

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