With its unique blend of North African atmosphere and Mediterranean sophistication, Tunisia holidays are unforgettable. With idyllic stretches of sandy white beaches, fascinating culture and rich history, you’ll find more than enough to do in this enticing country.
Of course, the ideal spot for relaxation is within the setting of sand, sea and surf – but go beyond the beaches and you’ll find a wealth of things to do to keep you captivated. Dive in with a scuba-diving trip, meander your way through vivid reefs or head out to the desert on a camel safari. Whatever you choose to do and whichever part of Tunisia you choose to explore, holidays to Tunisia will provide you with an experience to remember.
Substance and Style
With its spectacular choice of luxury and stylish 5-star hotels, Hammamet is the resort long thought of as the St Tropez of Tunisia. With its luxurious gardens, wide beaches and crystal-clear waters, this holiday hotspot is the ideal location to base yourself – whether you’re looking to laze on the sunbed or indulge in the wealth of water sports available at the water’s edge.
Alternatively, those seeking a dose of paradisiacal bliss during their Tunisia holidays should head to nearby Djerba. An idyllic spot in the south-east, this resort is famed for its stunning landscapes of palm trees and sand-swept beaches. The perfect destination to kick back and relax in, you’ll find plenty of sunshine here! Culture vultures should choose to stay in Sousse, the prime location to take in the sights of stunning mosques and fascinating archaeology
Tunisia is proud of its ancient past, with many stunning historic sites for you to take in on your holidays to Tunisia. With cultural offerings that will give Egypt a run for its money, you won’t run out of things to do in a hurry. Visit Carthage to catch a glimpse of the fantastically preserved Roman Baths, part of the famed Carthaginian ruins. Although nearby Monastir and Sousse are known as beach resorts, they also have a rich historical heritage of their own. Fascinating museums, an authentic medina and souk allow you to delve deep into the country’s history and discover the stunning architecture of the Byzantine era.
If you prefer shopping to museums, you’ll revel in the experience of Nebeul Market. Hailed as North Africa’s largest street markets, you’ll find everything from chocolate to couscous readily available for you to sample. A beautiful showcase of colour, smells and flavours, this bustling market is a wonderful experience – just leave some room in your suitcase for souvenirs!
Adrenaline junkies heading off on holidays to Tunisia needn’t worry either – there are plenty of thrill-rides and sports to keep even the most active traveller happy on their getaway. Head down to the marina for its great diving centre and deep-sea adventures – offering you the chance to head deep into the ocean. Alternatively, take a trip to the beach – here, you’ll find a wealth of water sports, everything from paragliding to water-skiing. When it’s time to wind down, indulge in a traditional hammam steam bath – perfect for maintaining sun-kissed skin and ensuring the ideal finale to your holidays in Tunisia.