What To Expect:
Tunisia Travel Tour Highlights
This program offers adventurers an off-the-road itinerary to the most enchanting sites Tunisia has to offer. Start with two nights in Tunis, with a full day visit to the Roman ruins of Carthage and the Sid Bou Said village. Drive to Kairouan the next day, with a stop in the Punic and Roman capital of Dougga. Spend the next two nights in Kairouan, the holiest city in Tunisia. In the morning, visit the 9th century mosque of Oqba ibn Nafi, a monument to great Islamic architecture, and the Sidi Sahbi mausoleum as well as other important religious monuments and a chance to see the amphitheater at El Djem Spend the next four nights in the Sahara desert visiting villages and the mountain oasis of Tozeur, Tamerza, and Douz. A unique experience of this tour is the chance to ride a camel in the desert, enjoy a guided carriage ride into the desert oasis, and have lunch in a Bedouin tent. Spend the next two nights on the island of Djerba learning about the Berbers people and visiting various museums and historical sites. Head to Port El Kantaoui the next day, touring Gabés and Sfax en route. After a final visit trip to Sousse, you can spend the rest of your time in Tunisia at leisure on the shores of the Gulf of Hammamet.