The Weekend Getaway in Tunis Tour will explore some of the most popular attractions in Tunis and surrounding areas in a single weekend.
4 Days/3 Nights
Price on request
Tunis – Bulla Regia – Dougga – Carthage – Sidi Bou said – Bardo Museum – Medina
Learn about the origins and history of the ancient Punic, Berber and Roman settlement of Bulla Regia
Have an enjoyable time exploring the ruins at Dougga. The most intact site of North Africa
Explore The Fascinating National Bardo Museum
Explore the UNESCO medina of Tunis
Visit the picturesque white and blue town of Sidi Bou Said. Take a walk through its winding streets without a rush. Stop at two marvelous viewpoints overlooking Tunis Bay which will allow you to take photos
Upon arrival at Tunis Carthage International Airport, you will be met by Sherwes Travel’s local representative and transferred to
Tunis, the capital of the country, is a bustling metropolis and the home of one-sixth of the country’s population. Situated in the Gulf of Tunis on the Mediterranean Sea, the modern city extends along the coastal plains and to the surrounding hills. It is a city of many contrasts, with its modern office buildings, shopping malls and European cafes, the colonial French style of the Ville Nouvelle, and the dynamic Arab souks of Tunis’ old Medina.
Meal Plan: Dinner
Duration: 3 Nights
Accommodation: Majestic Hotel
You leave Tunis early this morning for Bulla Regia. This ancient site is famous for its unique subterranean villas, which belonged to the wealthiest of its inhabitants; you descend to see these luxurious villas and their splendid floor mosaics, still in situ.
After lunch you continue to Dougga, the best-preserved Roman city in Tunisia and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The monumental Capitolium temple stands in the city’s Forum, with a breathtaking view over the green rolling hills and plains below. The theaters, gymnasia, baths, shops, stone paved streets and lavish villas are all testimony to the golden age this North African city enjoyed during the Roman era.
Today you will visit the Bardo Museum, famous for its collection of Roman mosaics. Later you will visit the ancient Medina of Tunis with its bustling markets after the Medina you will explore the European side of Tunis. In the afternoon visit Carthage, with its Roman villas and ancient baths. You will also have time to stroll through the charming Moorish village of Sidi Bou Said.