Full Day private guided tour of Dougga and Zaghouan


Tour Number

Activity Level



Youth and Family, Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor, City


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10



Arabic (fluent), English (fluent), French (fluent), German (fluent)

A day tour to explore Dougga and Zaghouan

This private tour will give you an opportunity to discover Dougga, the largest and most spectacular of Tunisia's Roman sites and containing what most people consider to be the most beautiful single Roman monument in North Africa.
The tour includes also the visit of the monumental fountain in Zaghouan.


Pick up from your hotel then drive to Dougga to visit what are widely held to be the best ruins in all of Tunisia. Dougga, or Thugga, was inscribed on the World Heritage list and turned into a national archaeological park. In this site you feel that you are literally walking in the footsteps of people who lived here two thousand years ago, as you stroll through the stone-paved streets, flanked by impressive buildings .
Our visit will feature the sights including the Roman theatre built in the Greek style, the Temple of Augustan Piety, the Capitol; a temple-like public building featuring impressive monolithic columns; the terraced Baths, the Punico-Lybian Mausoleum, the Temple of Celestis…
After lunch , departure to Zaghouan to discover the monumental fountain, built in the 2nd century by order of Hadrian , filtered the spring water before it entered the aqueduct for its 80-mile journey to Carthage.
End of the tour, transfer back to your hotel of stay.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: You can be picked-up for your tour whether at your hotel, place of residence, or venue of your request.

End location: At the end of the tour you will be transferred back to the start point

Duration: 8 hours


-Depending on the number of customers an adequate private(A/C)car,Jeep, microbus or minibus.

What’s Included

Other: -Transport (A/C) vehicle
-Visits as per itinerary with English speaking local guide.
-Entrance fees to the sites visited.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

150 Tunisian dinar - Comment: -Drinks -beverages during lunch
-If you want to buy some souvenirs
-Other personal expenses
-Tips for restaurant

This is an average estimate of local payments , it can be less or more , it depends on your wishes and needs.

What’s Extra

Other: -Items of a personal nature.

A Recent Review of this tour

Taha was very friendly and knowledgeable. He arranged the tour at short notice and was very keen to show us all the treasures and food of Tunisia. He was very accommodating in stopping where we wanted even if not strictly on the tour plan. A great guide who I would recommend without reservation.
Kerry Sykes

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