8 days in Tunisia Itinerary

8 days in Tunisia Itinerary

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8 days in Tunisia Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  8 h
1
Djerba Island
— 2 nights
Fly + Train:  2 h 30 min
2
Sousse
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Hammamet
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Foot + Fly:  7 h 45 min
End: London

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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): see the interesting displays at Lalla Hadria Museum, ride a horse along Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce, admire nature's wide array of creatures at The Crocodile Farm, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Djerba Explore Park, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at El Ghriba Synagogue. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Ksar ben Ayed, take an in-depth tour of Musee de Guellala, then see the interesting displays at Musee Du Patrimoine Traditionnel De Djerba, and finally make a trip to Djerbahood.

For photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Djerba Island road trip website.

London, UK to Djerba Island is an approximately 8- hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Djerba Island. When traveling from London in August, plan for somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Djerba Island: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 29°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Sousse.

Things to do in Djerba Island

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce ©
Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce
The Crocodile Farm ©
The Crocodile Farm
El Ghriba Synagogue ©
El Ghriba Synagogue

2
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Bourghiba Mausoleum, then explore the historical opulence of Ribat of Monastir, then don't miss a visit to Amphitheatre of El Jem, and finally take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of El-Djem. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at Sousse Archaeological Museum, then steep yourself in history at Medina of Sousse, then cool off at Aqua Palace, and finally find something for the whole family at Hannibal Park.

For maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Sousse attractions planning website.

Traveling by flight from Djerba Island to Sousse takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can drive to Hammamet.

Things to do in Sousse

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

El-Jem, Port El Kantaoui, Monastir
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Amphitheatre of El Jem ©
Amphitheatre of El Jem
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: D'Enfidha (in Enfidha) and Tunis (Medina of Tunis, The National Bardo Museum, &more). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Medina of Hammamet, get in on the family fun at Carthageland, enjoy the sand and surf at Hammamet Beach, and visit Yasmin Hammamet.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Hammamet visit planner.

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 39°C in August, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hammamet

Neighborhoods Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Tunis, D'Enfidha
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Yasmin Hammamet ©
Yasmin Hammamet
Medina of Hammamet ©
Medina of Hammamet
Hammamet Beach ©
Hammamet Beach

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