Private tour

From Tunis: Day Trip to Kairouan, El Jem and Sousse

Private tour

From Tunis: Day Trip to Kairouan, El Jem and Sousse

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Spend your day exploring 3 of Tunisia's historic towns, Kairouan, El Jem and Sousse.

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Duration 1 day
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Live tour guide
English, French, Italian, Spanish, Arabic
Wheelchair accessible
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  • Discover Kairouan and its historic sites
  • Visit the Great Roman Coliseum of El Jem
  • Explore the city of Sousse, known as the Pearl of Sahel
Full description
Be picked up at your accommodation in Tunis and head to Kairouan. Kairouan was established in 670 AD and flourished under the Aghlabid Dynasty. Visit the Great Mosque of Kairouan, the Aglabits Bassins, and Sidi Sahbi Mausoleum. Spend some time exploring the Kairouan Medina and enjoy a typical Kairouan lunch. After lunch, head to the small village of El Jem. Here you’ll have the opportunity to see the El Jem Amphitheater ruins. The Amphitheater is the largest colosseum in North Africa and could hold up to 35,000 people. Your next stop is Sousse. Here you’ll visit the Sousse Old Medina and the Port of El Kantaoui. Head back to Tunis and be dropped off at your accommodation in the city
  • Transportation in private air-conditioned car
  • Guide during the whole excursion
  • Lunch at a local restaurant in Kairouan
  • Entrances fees to all monuments mentioned in the tour description
  • Water
  • Tips for guide and driver
  • Other expenses not mentioned in the tour description

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  • Comfortable shoes
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February 15, 2023

February 12, 2023

Chedli was a fantastic guide. We really enjoyed seeing these different parts of Tunisia. This tour is perfect for people staying in Tunis who want to see more of the country.

February 7, 2023

Product ID: 334286