9 days in Tunisia Itinerary

9 days in Tunisia Itinerary

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9 days in Tunisia Itinerary

Start: Doha
Fly:  11​h 30​min
1
Djerba Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
Sousse
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Tunis
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Doha

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 (Fri): see the interesting displays at Lalla Hadria Museum, get to know the resident critters at The Crocodile Farm, then ride a horse along Ranch Yassmina Djerba La Douce, then get to know the resident critters at Djerba Explore Park, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of El Ghriba Synagogue. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Djerbahood, then take an in-depth tour of Musee de Guellala, then make a trip to Ksar ben Ayed, and finally examine the collection at Musee Du Patrimoine Traditionnel De Djerba.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Djerba Island trip itinerary site .

Doha, Qatar to Djerba Island is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Doha to Djerba Island is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Doha in May, you will find days in Djerba Island are cooler (31°C), and nights are a bit cooler (21°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Sousse.

Things to do in Djerba Island

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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El Ghriba Synagogue ©
El Ghriba Synagogue
Djerba Explore Park ©
Djerba Explore Park

3
nights
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sousse: Mahdia Beach (in Mahdia), Ribat of Monastir (in Monastir) and El-Jem (El Jem Amphitheatre, Amphitheatre of El Jem, & more). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Medina of Sousse, make a trip to Passengers Design Store, admire the striking features of The Great Mosque of Kairouan, and buy something for everyone on your list at Ahla Shopping Center.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Sousse trip itinerary builder site .

You can fly from Djerba Island to Sousse in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In May, daily temperatures in Sousse can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Tunis.

Things to do in Sousse

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Monastir, El-Jem, Passengers Design Store, Mahdia Beach, The Great Mosque of Kairouan
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Medina of Sousse ©
Medina of Sousse
Amphitheatre of El Jem ©
Amphitheatre of El Jem
Bourghiba Mausoleum ©
Bourghiba Mausoleum

3
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): enjoy breathtaking views from The doors of the medina, then wander the streets of Yasmin Hammamet, then don't miss a visit to Medina of Hammamet, and finally learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at The Zoological Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Hammamet Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Zitouna Mosque, and then examine the collection at The National Bardo Museum.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Tunis trip planning tool .

Drive from Sousse to Tunis in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In May, daytime highs in Tunis are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. On the 29th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tunis

Neighborhoods Parks Museums

Side Trip

Hammamet
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Yasmin Hammamet ©
Yasmin Hammamet
Medina of Hammamet ©
Medina of Hammamet
The National Bardo Museum ©
The National Bardo Museum

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