TUNISIA - LAND ONLY
also available TUNISIA 8 days,
TUNISIA combined with any other Mediterranean country
Trips for travel agents and companions
Daily departures until October 31, 2018
TUNIS / EL JEM / SFAX / MATMATA / DOUZ /
CHOTT EL JERID / TOZEUR / CHEBIKA / TAMERZA / GAFSA /
KAIROUAN / BARDO / CARTHAGE / SIDI BOU SAID / TUNIS
Day 1 Tunis Arrive Tunis
WELCOME TO TUNISIA !!!
After you arrive, clear customs and pick up your luggage you will be met by our representative. That person will be holding a sign with your name on it. From the airport you will be transferred to your hotel in Tunis.
Afternoon at leisure.
Dinner and overnight.
Overnight HOTEL MAJESTIC, Tunis
Day 2 Tunis / El Jem / Sfax / Matmata / Douz
Begin with departure to El Jem. Visit the Roman amphitheatre dating back to the 2nd century and considered as one of the three main amphitheatres in the world after the amphitheatres of Rome and Capoue.
Continuation to Sfax, second economic capital of Tunisia.
Time at leisure.
Continue to Matmata. Lunch at the hotel.
Visit the troglodyte village (where the film Star War was filmed) inhabited by Berbers who have carved homes in the soft rocks, in protection against invaders, and created a lifestyle corresponding to difficult weather conditions. Discover the lifestyle of the local Berber population famous for their warm hospitality.
Proceed to Douz.
Check into hotel. Dinner and overnight.
Overnight HOTEL SAHARA DOUZ , Douz
Day 3 Douz / Chott El DJerid / Tozeur
Departure this morning to Tozeur through Chott El DJerid salt lake, and time for photo shots.
Proceed to Tozeur, one of the most famous oases in the world sheltering a palm grove of over 1000 palms. Also surrounded by a beautiful architecture village and yellow stone houses positioned following geometric patterns, copying calligraphy and Arab tapestry art. Visit the Medina.
Check in and have lunch at the hotel.
Afternoon, depart to Chebika – Tamerza where you will see the waterfalls and canyons.
Back to the hotel for dinner and overnight.
Overnight HOTEL LE MOURADI TOZEUR, Tozeur
Day 4 Tozeur / Gafsa / Kairouan / Tunis
After breakfast depart to Gafsa. See the Roman pools surrounded by the high walls of freestone.
Continue towards Kairouan. Upon arrival make a short stop to visit the Medina.
Afternoon depart to Tunis. Dinner and overnight.
Overnight HOTEL SENTIDO LE SULTAN, Tunis
Day 5 Tunis / Bardo / Carthage /Sidi Bou Said / Tunis
Visit the Bardo Museum (*closed on Monday) with the world greatest collection of Roman mosaics. “The Bardo Palace was built by the Turkish Bey in Andalusian style with beautiful ceilings of carved wood and stucco”.
Depart to have visits of the Medina “The Medina is found at the center of the city: a dense agglomeration of alleys and covered passages, full of intense scents and colors, boisterous and active trade, and a surfeit of goods on offer ranging from leather to plastic, tin to the finest filigree, and opportunity to have souvenirs to the works of tiny crafts shops.”
Lunch in restaurant.
Afternoon departure to visit Carthage. Visit the ruins of the Phoenician and Roman civilizations both lie open to the sun and wildflowers.
Depart to visit the village of Sidi Bou Said where you discover the typical Tunisian life style. Have a free time to shopping and to have a coffee break. Discover the magnificent panorama including the small marina and the whole area of Tunis.
Opportunity to visit Dar Ennabi. (*an ancient house of a Tunisian Bey showing various habits and wedding costumes, etc. entrance paid at site)
Return to your hotel for dinner and overnight.
Overnight HOTEL MAJESTIC, Tunis
Day 6 Tunis / departure
After breakfast transfer to the Tunis Carthage Airport for departure.
All transfers and sightseeing by private car and driver as per itinerary
Breakfast daily, 4 lunches and 5 dinners
All 4 star hotels (or similar) as per itinerary
English speaking guide during the tour.
All taxes and service charges
COSTS PER PERSON
based on double occupancy
Travel agents from $ 1150.00 (US)
Companions from $ 1250.00 (US)