5 days in Tunisia Itinerary

5 days in Tunisia Itinerary

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5 days in Tunisia Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
Fly:  20​h 30​min
1
Sousse
— Few hours
2
Hammamet
— 1 night
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  3​h 15​min
3
Djerba Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  18​h
End: San Francisco

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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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Bourghiba Mausoleum and then admire all the interesting features of Medina of Sousse.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Sousse trip itinerary maker website .

San Francisco, USA to Sousse is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a 9 hour difference. In October, Sousse is a bit warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 80°F and lows of 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to drive to Hammamet.

Things to do in Sousse

Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Bourghiba Mausoleum
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Medina of Sousse ©
Medina of Sousse
Bourghiba Mausoleum ©
Bourghiba Mausoleum

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night
Hammamet

Hammamet ©
Budget-constrained beach lovers relish a vacation in Hammamet, one of Tunisia's oldest resort towns known for its lush greenery.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Hammamet Beach, then wander the streets of Yasmin Hammamet, and then make a trip to Medina of Hammamet.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Hammamet online driving holiday planner .

You can drive from Sousse to Hammamet in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Hammamet can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Djerba Island.

Things to do in Hammamet

Neighborhoods Outdoors Beaches
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Yasmin Hammamet ©
Yasmin Hammamet
Medina of Hammamet ©
Medina of Hammamet
Hammamet Beach ©
Hammamet Beach

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 7th (Mon): walk around Krokodilfarm Animalia, see the interesting displays at Lalla Hadria Museum, then get to know the resident critters at Djerba Explore, then don't miss a visit to Djerbahood, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of El Ghriba Synagogue.

To find more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Djerba Island attractions planner .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Hammamet to Djerba Island takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In October, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 68°F. On the 8th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Djerba Island

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

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