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What You Should Know More About Tunisia

  • Travel Advice

    ·         Make sure that you book your hotels and stay in advance so that you do not have to face any last minute inconvenience.

    ·         Carry your passport and other identifications all the time.

    ·         The climate in Tunisia is very hot and hence, carry appropriate clothing and sunscreens and other sun-gear.

    ·         Do not litter at landscape tourist destinations and contribute in maintaining the charm of the place.

    ·         Do not carry excessive cash with you when you go out.

    ·         Do not step out alone at night and do not wear flashy and precious jewelry on you.

    ·         Take care of your safety while enjoying time on the beach.

    ·         Make sure you have the right health condition for doing water sports and other adventure activities.

  • Drinking Law

    The minimum age to consume alcohol is 16 for beer and wine under adult supervision and 18 for all other types of alcoholic drinks like hard alcohol and spirits.

  • Our Recommendations: What you can't afford to miss?

    Tunis Medina

    The Tunis Medina is one of the most traditional sites in Tunisia, but is one of the most suitable sight-seeing places for all types of tourists. It is a historic region in North Africa, mainly famous for its vibrant and bustling traditional markets. If you want to shop for some of the most authentic products like shopping for clothes, souvenirs, etc., you can buy it from here. Other monuments over here are Zitouna Mosque, Torbet el Bay and Dar Hussein Museum of Islamic Art which you can see.


    Sidi Bou Said

    Though categorized as one of the most traditional sites of Tunisia, it is a small village which is rich in natural beauty as well as cultural heritage. It is another attraction famous for traditional shopping, where you can also see some of the best structures of Islamic inspired architecture. The Sidi Bou Said is a place which you should not miss on while you are in Tunisia, in order to get the feel of the authenticity of the place.

     


    Bardo Museum

    The Bardo Museum is one of the places where you will get to see some of the prettiest mosaics on show. Along with the mosaics, there are some historic sculptures and other things which depict ancient Islamic and Christian culture. The quality of works of history is something really worth appreciating when you visit this place and this aspect makes it one of the must-see sight-seeing places of the country.

     

    Dougga

    Dougga is one of the most historic landmarks in the rural parts of Tunisia. This place will give you an essence of some of the most authentic cultures and traditions of the place. There is a theatre over here which is said to have constructed in 168 AD and this is one of the most premium and famous attractions of this place. If you are enthusiastic about photography, this is one of the must-see places for you.

     

    Kairouan

    Kairouan is one of the places which is less frequented by tourists but is one of the many must visit sights in Tunisia. An important city of religious importance for Muslims all over the world, this place is also a UNESCO World Heritage site which boasts about ancient culture and traditions. It is a home to one of the oldest mosques in the world, which is the Great Mosque of Obka, which also houses its own Medina.

     

    El Djem

    The El Djem is one of the most popular sight-seeing destinations in Tunisia which is a favourite among tourists. This is because it has many ancient tunnels and dungeons for tourists to explore and get a glimpse of the ancient culture which once existed over here. It is one of the civilizations which is effectively preserved by the locals and hence, is a very charming site to witness.


    Mountain Oasis

    The Mountain Oasis is not only one of the most cultural sites, but also one of the most scenic spots in Tunisia. You will get to see some of the most charming ruins amid green trees and golden mountains, which will leave your eyes mesmerized. This place also offers some of the most amazing hiking trails and hence, if you are an adventure lover, this place is an ultimate destination for you.


    Mediterranean Beaches

    The beaches of Mediterranean Sea are some of the most beautiful and world famous beaches and Tunisia is blessed with a Mediterranean coastline where you can have some of the most extravagant experiences of your lifetime. Typically a tourist attracted place, these beaches are a combination of bright blue waters, golden sand on the beaches and forests, which give you a true experience of a vibrant beach life.

     

    The Sahara

    No matter what hotel you stay at, they will offer you a trip to the Sahara, and you are advised to book one from an authorized agency, for a simple fact that you cannot miss visiting this magnificent golden desert. You can go on camel rides, go desert camping under the stars at night and enjoy staying at one of the many luxurious resorts located near The Sahara desert. This place is a hub of tourists and one of the most splendid destinations over here.

  • What you will like there?

    Serene Landscape

    From blue sea waters to golden vast stretching deserts, Tunisia is a place blessed by Mother Nature. You will get to witness some of the most magical landscape views over here, which will leave you truly mesmerized and stunned. You will get tired while clicking pictures of the beauty around you and will still not have enough pictures.


    Desert stays

    Staying in a desert, camping under the stars and experiencing peace is one of the best things you can get to do in Tunisia. The entire experience is really relaxing and rejuvenating and you are guaranteed to remember this for your entire lifetime.


    Ancient monuments

    Tunisia is a home to some of the most beautiful architectural monuments in the country. You will get to see an array of ancient monuments over here which will lead you to a journey to the rich heritage and past of the place.


    Amazing Weather

    The climate in Tunisia is not extreme in any way and hence, you will love it in all ways. It is neither too hot not too cold and hence, you will be able to enjoy your trip without being prone to any illnesses due to extreme climate.

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