Day 1: Airport - Tunis. Arive Tunis-Carthage. Transfer to the hotel, dinner and housing.
Day 2: Tunis - Carthage - Sidi Bou Saïd - Bardo - Medina - Hammamet
Guided tour of the city of Tunis: Carthage and his remains that date back to 814 before Jesus Christ and who is world heritage of the ÚNESCO. Visit the Museum, Punic district byrsa Hill, the Thermae of Antonin, Park of the Roman Villas and amphitheatre. Sidi Bou Saïd, and his famous and picturesque village by white and blue houses on the Hill perchées. National museum of Bardo, with its impressive collection of Roman mosaics and archaeological parts as well as a multitude of artworks of different civilizations that have marked the history of Tunisia. The Medina and its souks which you certainly love.
Day 3: Tunis - Bizerte - Tabarka. Bizerte and his old counter Phoenician and Roman: discovery of the old port, surrounded by white houses and the old town. Tabarka, a city in a beautiful landscape of greenery near the sea and the mountains and famous since antiquity for coral fishing. Dinner and hotel accommodation.
Day 4: Tabarka - Ain Draham - Bulla Regia - Dougga - Hammamet
Ain Draham, whose name means "Silver source" and mentions sulfurous hot springs already used by the Romans in antiquity, known by its houses with red tile roofs and its dense forest of chêne-liège city. Bulla Regia and its ancient Roman city: temples, forum, public baths, theater. Dougga, recorded in world heritage of UNESCO as the best Roman city retained of North Africa. Discover the charm of the remarkably preserved Roman site (theater, capitole, thermal baths). Departure to Hammamet, dinner, and hotel accommodation.
Day 5: Hammamet - Kairouan - Sbeitla-Gafsa
Kairouan tour, city of Islam, with its great mosque Sidi Okba, founded in the 7th century great mosque; Bassins of Aghlabid, huge reserves of Medina with its Aboriginal crafts of the ninth century, water; carper manufactures; Sbeïtla: visit of the old Roman city. Departure for Gafsa, dining and hotel accommodation.
Day 6: Gafsa-Chebika - Tamerza - Mides - Tozeur
Free morning hotel or 4 x 4 optional excursion: Chebika, Tamerza, Mides, beautiful oasis of mountain, located in a decor entering yellow ochre mountains and canyons. There are waterfalls, palmeraies and old Berber villages. Tozeur: visit of the old city with its distinguished architecture and its typical houses built with brick in color desert specialty of the town. Optional visit to the Museum of traditional arts Dar Chérait. Optional in the oasis of Tozeur horse-drawn carriage ride. Optional tour of the zoo desert. Ejmel desert: site of "War of the stars" (Star Wars) and the English patient and breathtaking sunset.
Day 7: Tozeur - Nefta - Chott El Jerid - Douz
Nefta composed of two villages and its Palmeral oasis. Optional: visit the Palmeral in barouche. Crossed Chott El Jerid, great salted and dry lake over 5000 Km², shining whiteness, mirages, this sand sea crossing countries is very dramatic. Douz: optional walk back camel in the sand dunes. Optional sunset in the desert tent.
Day 8: Douz - Matmata - Medenine - Tataouine
Matmata, berbers village at Lunar speeds, visit a Wren dwelling. Medenine and its "ghorfas"; old granaries to nomadic wheat. Ksar Hedada, Mos Espa Galactique village Tataouine in the Star wars film - the phantom menace. There are several other ksour in the region, are Berber architecture typical structures in the South of Tunisia, of collective fortified granaries where there were previously precious seed reserves. Tataouine, a region full of Ksours: granaries fortified works the Berber and semi-nomadic pastoralists. Dinner and hotel accommodation.
Day 9: Tataouine - Chenini - Djerba. Tataouine and his ksours, berber village of Chenini where houses are hewn soft layers of themountain by the Roman road. Djerba island, visit the capital of the island, Houmt Souk, visit potters Guellala.
Day 10: Djerba. Free day to relax or continue the discovery of the island at your own pace. Possibility to optional, a stroll aboard a pirate ship that will take you to the island of the Flemish roses. Dinner and lodging at your hotel.
Day 11: Djerba - Gabes - El Jem - Sousse. Gabès visit, the spices market. El Jem, visit of his big Roman amphitheater. Stop before the mausoleum Bourguiba. Departure to Sousse, dining and accommodation at the hotel.
Day 12: Sousse. Free to discover the city of Sousse self-paced day and its charming seaside resort of port el Kantaoui.
Day 13: Transfer to airport for departure.
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