39 days in Tunisia Itinerary

39 days in Tunisia Itinerary

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39 days in Tunisia Itinerary

Start: Montreal
Fly + Drive:  13​h
1
Carthage
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Hammamet
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Monastir
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
El-Jem
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Kairouan
— 4 nights
6
Beja Governorate
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
7
Bizerte
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  2​h 30​min
8
Tozeur
— 4 nights
Fly + taxi:  1​h 15​min
9
Djerba Island
— 6 nights
Fly:  13​h
End: Montreal

3
nights
Carthage

Carthage ©
Visit Carthaginian Ruins and Palace Dar Nejma Ezzahra for their historical value. Take a break from Carthage with a short trip to Boukornine National Park in Hammam Lif, about 36 minutes away.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Carthage day trip planning site .

Montreal, Canada to Carthage is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Montreal in November, with highs in Carthage at 25°C and lows at 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Hammamet.

Things to do in Carthage

Historic Sites Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Sidi Bou Said, Boukornine National Park
Find places to stay Nov 4 — 8:
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Carthaginian Ruins ©
Carthaginian Ruins
Baths of Antoninus ©
Baths of Antoninus

5
nights
Hammamet

Hammamet ©
Budget-constrained beach lovers relish a vacation in Hammamet, one of Tunisia's oldest resort towns known for its lush greenery.
Visiting Hammamet Beach and Citrus Golf Course will get you outdoors. Zitouna Mosque and Cathedral of St. Vincent de Paul will appeal to history buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Tunis (The National Bardo Museum & Medina of Tunis), L'aqueduc de Zaghouan (in Zaghouan) and Uthina (Oudhna) (in Ben Arous). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Medina of Hammamet, pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise du Bienheureux Antoine Neyrot d'Hammamet, delve into the distant past at Thuburbo Majus, and find something for the whole family at Carthageland.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Hammamet trip itinerary maker app .

You can drive from Carthage to Hammamet in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of subway and train. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in November, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can drive to Monastir.

Things to do in Hammamet

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Outdoors

Side Trips

Tunis, Kelibia, Thuburbo Majus, Uthina (Oudhna), L'aqueduc de Zaghouan
Find places to stay Nov 8 — 13:
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Zitouna Mosque ©
Zitouna Mosque
Hammamet Beach ©
Hammamet Beach
L'aqueduc de Zaghouan ©
L'aqueduc de Zaghouan

4
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Medina of Sousse and Grosse Moschee von Sousse. Escape the urban bustle at EkiClub and El Kantaoui Golf Course. Change things up with these side-trips from Monastir: Sousse (Sousse Ribat RIBAT & Museum Dar Essid), Passengers Design Store (in Hammam Sousse) and Port El Kantaoui (Hannibal Park & Aqua Palace). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Bourghiba Mausoleum, get your game on at Karting Monastir, have fun and explore at Magiceye Sousse, and take in the exciting artwork at Gallery Espressioni.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Monastir trip simple and quick.

You can drive from Hammamet to Monastir in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Monastir can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can go by car to El-Jem.

Things to do in Monastir

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Sousse, Port El Kantaoui, Passengers Design Store
Find places to stay Nov 13 — 17:
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Medina of Sousse ©
Medina of Sousse
Bourghiba Mausoleum ©
Bourghiba Mausoleum
Ribat of Monastir ©
Ribat of Monastir

4
nights
El-Jem

El-Jem ©
El Djem is a town in Mahdia Governorate, Tunisia, population 21,576 (2014 census). Visit Amphitheatre of El Jem and Grande Mosquee for their historical value. Venture out of the city with trips to Mahdia (Mahdia Beach, Mahdia's Old Town, & more), Sfax (La Kasbah, Medina, & more) and Spas & Wellness (in Port El Kantaoui). The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of El-Djem.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our El-Jem trip planner .

You can drive from Monastir to El-Jem in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to drive to Kairouan.

Things to do in El-Jem

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sfax, Mahdia, Spas & Wellness
Find places to stay Nov 17 — 21:
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Amphitheatre of El Jem ©
Amphitheatre of El Jem
Mahdia Beach ©
Mahdia Beach
Grande Mosquee ©
Grande Mosquee

4
nights
Kairouan

Kairouan ©
Kairouan, is the capital of the Kairouan Governorate in Tunisia. Popular historic sites such as The Great Mosque of Kairouan and Maktaris are in your itinerary. Take a break from Kairouan with a short trip to Sbeitla in Subaytilah, about 1h 45 min away. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosque Sidi Sahbi (Mosque of the Barber), make a trip to Bir Barouta, hunt for treasures at The Souk, and steep yourself in history at Governor's House.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Kairouan trip maker .

Getting from El-Jem to Kairouan by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi. In November, daytime highs in Kairouan are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Beja Governorate.

Things to do in Kairouan

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Maktaris, Sbeitla, Pheradi Majius
Find places to stay Nov 21 — 25:
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The Great Mosque of Kairouan ©
The Great Mosque of Kairouan
Maktaris ©
Maktaris
Sbeitla ©
Sbeitla

3
nights
Beja Governorate

Beja Governorate ©
Béja Governorate is one of the twenty-four governorates of Tunisia. Visiting La Cigale Tabarka Golf and The Needles will get you outdoors. Visit Dougga and Ain Tounga for their historical value. Explore Beja Governorate's surroundings by going to Tabarka (Fort Genois & Balmoree Arts - Gallery & Studio) and Bulla Regia (in Jendouba). It doesn't end there: make a trip to Musti.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Beja Governorate driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Kairouan to Beja Governorate takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Kairouan in November, expect a bit cooler with lows of 13°C in Beja Governorate. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Bizerte.

Things to do in Beja Governorate

Historic Sites Golf Outdoors

Side Trips

Tabarka, Bulla Regia
Find places to stay Nov 25 — 28:
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Dougga ©
Dougga
Bulla Regia ©
Bulla Regia
Ain Tounga ©
Ain Tounga

4
nights
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. Alexander Nevsky Orthodox Church and Fort d'Espagne will appeal to history buffs. There's still lots to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Ichkeul National Park, observe the fascinating underwater world at Musee Oceanographique, take in the waterfront at Qsiba, and delve into the distant past at Utica.

Make your Bizerte itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from Beja Governorate to Bizerte in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Bizerte can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. You'll set off for Tozeur on the 2nd (Mon).

Things to do in Bizerte

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 28 — Dec 2:
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Ichkeul National Park
Ichkeul National Park
Alexander Nevsky Orthodox Church ©
Alexander Nevsky Orthodox Church
Utica ©
Utica

4
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.
Visiting National Park Dghoumes and Mides Valley will get you outdoors. The adventure continues: get outside with La Corbeille, take in breathtaking views at Sidi Bouhlel Canyon, make a trip to Decor Star Wars Tunisie, and explore the fascinating landscape at Sahara Desert.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Tozeur trip planner .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Bizerte to Tozeur in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Tozeur can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Djerba Island.

Things to do in Tozeur

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

La Corbeille, Mides Valley, Ksour of Tamerza
Find places to stay Dec 2 — 6:
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Mides Valley ©
Mides Valley
Sahara Desert ©
Sahara Desert
La Corbeille ©
La Corbeille

6
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.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Sentido Djerba Beach and Plage Omarit. Get outdoors at Cave of Ali Berbere and Sangho Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Mouansa Synagogue (in Zarzis) and Ksar Hallouf (in Medenine). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of El Ghriba Synagogue, get engrossed in the history at Musee de Guellala, make a trip to Ksar ben Ayed, and examine the collection at Musee Du Patrimoine Traditionnel De Djerba.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Djerba Island travel route planning site .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Tozeur to Djerba Island in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Tozeur in December since evenings lows in Djerba Island dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Djerba Island

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Zarzis, Ksar Hallouf
Find places to stay Dec 6 — 12:
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Djerba Explore Park ©
Djerba Explore Park
El Ghriba Synagogue ©
El Ghriba Synagogue
Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce ©
Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce

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