6 days in Tunisia Itinerary

6 days in Tunisia Itinerary

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Tunis
— 2 nights
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Matmata
— 1 night
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Sidi Bou Said
— 1 night
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Carthage
— 1 night

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Tunis

Tunis ©
The Mediterranean port city of Tunis, Tunisia's bustling capital, boasts a vibrant mix of cultures and architectural styles, enchanting visitors with its historical attractions, picturesque beaches, and laidback vibe.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tunis: Hammamet (Yasmin Hammamet & Medina of Hammamet). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at The National Bardo Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Vincent de Paul, don't miss a visit to Marche Centrale de La Marsa, and admire the landmark architecture of The doors of the medina.

To find photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Tunis online attractions planner.

Abidjan, Ivory Coast to Tunis is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Abidjan to Tunis, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Abidjan in December; daily highs in Tunis reach 20°C and lows reach 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Matmata.

Things to do in Tunis

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Museums

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Neighborhood
Yasmin Hammamet
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Matmata

Matmata ©
Matmata is a small Berber speaking town in southern Tunisia. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): look for gifts at Escale de Toujane and then explore the world behind art at Musee Berbere de Tamezret.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Matmata trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Tunis to Matmata takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in December, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Sidi Bou Said.

Things to do in Matmata

Shopping · Museums

Side Trip

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Sidi Bou Said

Sidi Bou Said ©
Sidi Bou Said a town in northern Tunisia located about 20 km from the capital, Tunis.Named for a religious figure who lived there, Abou Said ibn Khalef ibn Yahia Al-Tamimi Al-Baji|Abou Said ibn Khalef ibn Yahia al-Tamimi al-Baji (previously it was called Jabal el-Menar). On the 2nd (Sat), don't miss a visit to Centro storico, contemplate the long history of Palace Dar Nejma Ezzahra, and then don't miss a visit to Centre des Musiques Arabes et Mediterraneennes.

To find traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Sidi Bou Said trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Matmata to Sidi Bou Said by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. In January, daytime highs in Sidi Bou Said are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Carthage.

Things to do in Sidi Bou Said

Historic Sites
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Carthage

Carthage ©
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): examine the collection at Carthage Museuma and then delve into the distant past at Baths of Antoninus.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Carthage trip itinerary planning tool.

Carthage is just a short distance from Sidi Bou Said. In January, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 9°C. On the 3rd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Carthage

Historic Sites · Museums
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Specialty Museum
Carthage Museuma
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