2 Day Mini Safari Tour with 1/2 day Tunis, Carthage and Sidi Bou Said

Tour Number

Activity Level

147496


Categories

City, Museums / Culture, Nature and Wildlife

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 3

Language(s)

explanation

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

Tunisia from North to South


Day One
Early pick-up from hotel for drive to El Djem to visit one of the best conserved Roman Amphitheatres in the world.
Continue to Matmata and pass through a sea of olive trees near the city of Sfax, before reaching the lunar landscapes of southern Tunisia.
Arrive in Matmata, where parts of the Star Wars films were made. After lunch, we continue over steppes, where Bedouins still live as nomads in their half open tents with their flocks of goats and camels, to visit a Troglodyte cave dwelling and to visit a Berber family.
We drive to the oasis town of Douz, where an optional camel ride is available, before moving on to the 2 star Yadis Oasis Kebili Hotel for your dinner and overnight stay.

Day Two
Visit the town and oasis of Tozeur where you can have an optional horse-drawn carriage ride. After Lunch in Gafsa, we stop for a photo opportunity at the Great Mosque in the Holy City of Kairouan. You arrive at in Tunis between 19. 00

Day Three (half day)

visit the Medina of Tunis/ Sidi Bou Said/ Carthage

Itinerary

Day One
Early pick-up from hotels for drive to El Djem to visit one of the best conserved Roman Amphitheatres in the world.
The journey to Matmata passes through a sea of olive trees near the city of Sfax and Gabes, a large maritime oasis, before reaching the lunar landscapes of southern Tunisia.
Arrive in Matmata, where parts of the Star Wars films were made. After lunch we continue over steppes, where Bedouins still live as nomads in their half open tents with their flocks of goats and camels, to visit a Troglodyte cave dwelling and to visit a Berber family.
We drive to the oasis town of Douz, where an optional camel ride is available, before moving on to the 2 star Yadis Oasis Kebili Hotel for your dinner and overnight stay.

Day Two
After an early breakfast we drive across a huge salt lake called Chott El Jerid to Tozeur. Visit the town and oasis of Tozeur. After Lunch in Gafsa, we stop for a photo opportunity at the Great Mosque in the Holy City of Kairouan. You arrive in Tunis at 19:00

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Your hotel in Tunis

End location: Your hotel in Tunis

Duration: 2 days

Transportation

A/C Car

What’s Included

- Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
- English-speaking guide
- Entrance fees
- Overnight accommodation in Tozeur on half board basis

Estimated Local Cash Needed

200 dinars - Things of personal need or use, souvenirs, carpets

What’s Extra

- Camel ride in Douz and Horse Carriage Ride in Tozeur.
- Drinks.

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