A modern metropolis in full growth and a major historic city, Tunis is always full of surprises. On the side of the medina, numerous ancient buildings open their doors, some transformed into museums or cultural centers, others into restaurants and tea rooms. The greater metropolitan area of Tunis, often referred to as Grand Tunis, has some 2,700,000 inhabitants. Situated on a large Mediterranean Sea gulf (the Gulf of Tunis), behind the Lake of Tunis and the port of La Goulette, the city extends along the coastal plain and the hills that surround it. As the capital city of the country, Tunis is the focus of Tunisian political and administrative life; it is also the centre of the country`s commercial and cultural activities.
Explore the wonders of Tunisia!. Start your journey in Tunis (the sprawling capital of Tunisia), where you will enjoy Guided Visits to the UNESCO Sites of Ancient Carthage (an extensive Archaeological Site, famous for its Roman Amphitheater); plus its ancient Medina (with its souks, mosques, mausoleums, madrasas, and fountains) and the historic Sidi Bou (known for charming white-blue houses, stunning landscapes and architecture). Continue by transfers along the Mediterranean Coast to Monastir (a major tourist resort, located in the north-eastern coast, with an attractive marina, pristine beaches, dotted with its old fishing port and Kasbah; the city is an excellent base for water sports activities, excursions and golfing) with a stop in Uthina and Sousse. Finally, visit Hammamet (it is a popular beach town for swimming and water sports in Tunisia south-eastern coast; with relaxing environment, sandy beaches, an ancient Medina, its Great Mosque and Marina) with a stop in Kairouan.This is a flexible vacation package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.
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