Tunisia



Tunisia, officially the Republic of Tunisia, is the northernmost country in Africa. It is an Arab Maghreb country and is bordered by Algeria to the west, Libya to the southeast, and the Mediterranean Sea to the north and east. Its area is almost 165,000 square kilometres (64,000 sq mi), with an estimated population of just under 10.7 million. Its name is derived from the capital Tunis located in the northeast. Tunisia is the smallest country in North Africa.

NameTunisia
Top Level Domain
.tn
Alpha2 CodeTN
Alpha3 CodeTUN
Calling Codes
216
CapitalTunis
Alt Spellings
TN
Republic of Tunisia
al-Jumhūriyyah at-Tūnisiyyah
RegionAfrica
SubregionNorthern Africa
Population11154400
Latlng
34
9
DemonymTunisian
Area163610
Gini41.4
Timezones
UTC+01:00
Borders
DZA
LBY
Native Nameتونس
Numeric Code788
Currencies
CodeTND
NameTunisian dinar
Symbolد.ت
Languages
Iso639_1ar
Iso639_2ara
NameArabic
Native Nameالعربية
Translations
DeTunesien
EsTúnez
FrTunisie
Jaチュニジア
ItTunisia
BrTunísia
PtTunísia
NlTunesië
HrTunis
Faتونس
Flaghttps://restcountries.eu/data/tun.svg
Regional Blocs
AcronymAU
NameAfrican Union
Other Acronyms
Other Names
الاتحاد الأفريقي
Union africaine
União Africana
Unión Africana
Umoja wa Afrika
AcronymAL
NameArab League
Other Acronyms
Other Names
جامعة الدول العربية
Jāmiʻat ad-Duwal al-ʻArabīyah
League of Arab States
CiocTUN

Cities

Tunis

Destinations

Abdelliya Palace

Palace in La Marsa

Aghlabid Basins

Architecture in Kairouan

Al Fatha

Beach in Kelibia

Ammaedara

Archaeological Site in Central Tunisia

Antonine Baths

Archaeological Site in Carthage

Archaeological Museum

Museum in El Jem

Bab El Bhar

Landmark in Medina

Bardo Museum

Museum in Tunis

Basilique

Historic Building in Le Kef

Belvedere Rocks

Natural Feature in Tozeur

Bir Barouta

Historic Site in Kairouan

Borj El Kebir

Fortress in Mahdia

Borj Ghazi Mustapha

Fortress in Houmt Souk

Boujaffar Beach

Beach in Sousse

Bulla Regia

Archaeological Site in Northern Tunisia

Byrsa Hill

Archaeological Site in Carthage

Carthage Museum

Museum in Carthage

CarthageLand

Amusement Park in Hammamet

Cathedral Of St Vincent De Paul & St Olive

Cathedral in Centre Ville

Centre Culturel International De Hammamet

Cultural Centre in Hammamet

Chak Wak Park

Museum in Tozeur

Chemtou

Archaeological Site in Northern Tunisia

Clocktower

Landmark in Centre Ville

Commonwealth War Cemetery

Cemetery in Béja

Costume Museum

Museum in Monastir

Damous El Karita Basilica

Ruins in Carthage

Dar Am Taïeb

Museum in Sousse

Dar Charaït Museum

Museum in Tozeur

Dar El Bey

Architecture in Medina

Dar El Monastiri

Architecture in Medina

Dar Ennejma Ezzahra

Museum in Sidi Bou Saïd

Dar Gmach

Museum in Takrouna

Dar Hussein

Architecture in Medina

Dar Lasram

Architecture in Medina

Dar Othman

Architecture in Medina

Deconsecrated Cathedral

Landmark in Bizerte

Djebel Sidi Abiod

Mountain in El Haouaria

Djerba Traditional Heritage Museum

Museum in Houmt Souk

Djerbahood

Area in Erriadh

Dougga

Archaeological Site in Central Tunisia

El Ghriba

Synagogue in Erriadh

El Jem Amphitheatre

Archaeological Site in El Jem

Enfidaville War Cemetery

Cemetery in Central Tunisia

Fishing Port & Marina

Port in Houmt Souk

Former French Consulate

Architecture in Sfax

Fort De Kelibia

Fort in Kelibia

Gafsa Museum

Museum in Gafsa

Galeri El Marsa

Gallery in La Marsa

Galerie A.Gorgi

Gallery in Sidi Bou Saïd

Galerie D'Art Essaadi

Gallery in Carthage

Galerie Saladin

Gallery in Sidi Bou Saïd

Genoese Fort

Fort in Tabarka

Ghaya Gallery

Gallery in Sidi Bou Saïd

Gightis

Archaeological Site in Southern Tunisia

Grande Synagogue De Tunis

Synagogue in Centre Ville

Great Mosque

Mosque in Testour

Great Mosque

Mosque in Monastir

Great Mosque

Mosque in Béja

Great Mosque

Mosque in Bizerte

Great Mosque

Mosque in Mahdia

Great Mosque

Mosque in Kairouan

Great Mosque

Mosque in Sousse

Guellala Mosque

Mosque in Djerba

Hamouda Pacha Mosque

Mosque in Medina

Hotel Sidi Driss

Film Location in Matmata

Hub Créatif De Nabeul

Gallery in Nabeul

Ichkeul Ecomusée

Museum in Lake Ichkeul

Ichkeul National Park

National Park in Lake Ichkeul

Institut Française De Tunisie

Cultural Centre in Centre Ville

Jugurtha's Table

Mountain in Central Tunisia

Kalat El Koubba

Historic Building in Sousse

Kasbah

Fort in Sousse

Kasbah

Fortress in Le Kef

Kasbah

Fortress in Hammamet

Kasbah Mosque

Mosque in Medina

Kbor Klib

Ruins in Central Tunisia

Kerkouane

Ruins in Cap Bon

Korba Lagoon

Lagoon in Korba

Ksar

Historic Building in Medenine

Ksar Ezzahra

Historic Building in Ksar Oued Soltane

Ksar Haddada

Historic Building in Ksour Country

Ksar Hallouf

Historic Building in Ksour Country

Ksar Jelidet

Historic Building in Ksar Oued Soltane

Ksar Joumaa

Historic Building in Ksour Country

Ksar Lemsa

Ruins in Central Tunisia

Ksar Mgabla

Ruins in Tataouine

Ksar Oued Soltane

Historic Building in Ksar Oued Soltane

Ksar Ouled Debbab

Historic Building in Douiret

Ksibah

Fort in Bizerte

Ksour Toual Zammel

Historic Building in Central Tunisia

L’Acropolium

Cathedral in Carthage

La Basilique

Notable Building in Tabarka

La Corbeille

Gardens in Nefta

La Malga Cisterns

Archaeological Site in Carthage

La Marsa Beach

Beach in La Marsa

Les Aiguilles

Natural Feature in Tabarka

Les Grottes

Cave in El Haouaria

Lycee Bourguiba

Architecture in Centre Ville

Madrasa El Bachia

Architecture in Medina

Madrasa Palmier

Architecture in Medina

Madrasa Slimania

Architecture in Medina

Magon Quarter

Archaeological Site in Carthage

Mahdia Main Beach

Beach in Mahdia

Makhroud Bazaar

Bazaar in Kairouan

Makthar

Archaeological Site in Central Tunisia

Marabout Of Sidi Brahim

Islamic Shrine in Nefta

Marabout Of Sidi Merzoug

Islamic Shrine in Nefta

Marché Central

Market in Houmt Souk

Marché Centrale

Market in Centre Ville

Marina

Harbour in Tabarka

Mausoleum Of Habib Bourguiba

Mausoleum in Monastir

Medina

Medina in Medina

Medina

Medina in Kairouan

Medina

Medina in Sfax

Meninx

Ruins in Djerba

Montazah Beach

Beach in Tabarka

Mos Espa

Film Location in Ong Jemal

Mosque Al Ghorba

Mosque in Houmt Souk

Mosque Of The Dyers

Mosque in Medina

Mosque Of The Three Doors

Mosque in Kairouan

Musée Archéologique De Nabeul

Museum in Nabeul

Musée Berber

Museum in Matmata

Musée Dar Essid

Museum in Sousse

Musée Dar Jellouli

Museum in Sfax

Musée De Guellala

Museum in Djerba

Musée De L’Architecture Traditionnelle De Sfax

Museum in Sfax

Musée De Mahdia

Museum in Mahdia

Musée De Sbeïtla

Museum in Sbeitla

Musée Des Arts Et Traditions Populaires

Museum in Le Kef

Musée Du Sahara

Museum in Douz

Musée Memoire De La Terre

Museum in Tataouine

Neapolis

Archaeological Site in Nabeul

North Africa American Cemetery

Cemetery in Carthage

Oceanographic Museum

Museum in Carthage

ONAT Museum

Museum in Kairouan

Ong Jemal

Natural Feature in Ong Jemal

Ouled El Hadef

Area in Tozeur

Palais Kheïreddine

Palace in Medina

Palmeraie

Park in Gabès

Palmeraie

Park in Douz

Palmeraie

Park in Tozeur

Parc Djerba Explore

Cultural Centre in Zone Touristique

Petit Paris

Beach in Kelibia

Place Du Caire

Square in Mahdia

Plage De La Mansoura

Beach in Kelibia

Plage De Sidi Mansour

Beach in Kelibia

Plage Menzel Salem

Beach in El Haouaria

Plage Menzel Temime

Beach in Cap Bon

Plage Rtiba

Beach in Cap Bon

Plage Sidi Mahrès

Beach in Zone Touristique

Pont De La République Street Art

Public Art in Centre Ville

Port Aux Prince

Beach in Cap Bon

Punic Ports

Ruins in Carthage

Pupput

Archaeological Site in Hammamet

Raqqada Islamic Art Museum

Museum in Kairouan

Ras Ed Drek

Beach in El Haouaria

Ras Rajel War Cemetery

Cemetery in Tabarka

Remel Plage

Beach in Bizerte

Ribat

Fort in Monastir

Ribat

Fort in Sousse

Roman Amphitheatre

Archaeological Site in Carthage

Roman Pools

Archaeological Site in Gafsa

Roman Theatre

Archaeological Site in Carthage

Roman Villas

Archaeological Site in Carthage

Rue Lenine Street Art

Public Art in Centre Ville

Ruined Amphitheatre

Archaeological Site in El Jem

Saheb Ettaba Mosque

Mosque in Medina

Sanctuary Of Tophet

Archaeological Site in Carthage

Selma Feriani Gallery

Gallery in Sidi Bou Saïd

Sidi Mehrez Mosque

Mosque in Medina

Skifa El Kahla

Gate in Mahdia

Skywalker Homestead

Film Location in Ong Jemal

Souq Des Chechias

Souq in Medina

Souq Des Étoffes

Souq in Medina

Souq El Attarine

Souq in Medina

Souq El Berka

Market in Medina

Souq El Trouk

Souq in Medina

Souq Er Ribba

Souq in Sousse

Sousse Archaeological Museum

Museum in Sousse

Spanish Fort

Fort in Bizerte

Statue Of Habib Bourguiba

Statue in Tabarka

Sufetula

Archaeological Site in Sbeitla

Temple Des Eaux

Archaeological Site in Zaghouan

Thuburbo Majus

Archaeological Site in Central Tunisia

Tourbet El Bey

Mausoleum in Medina

Uthina

Archaeological Site in Central Tunisia

Utica

Ruins in Northern Tunisia

Villa Boublil

Architecture in Centre Ville

Waterfalls

Waterfall in Tamerza

Youssef Dey Mosque

Mosque in Medina

Zaouia & Mosque Of Sidi Brahim El Jemni

Tomb in Houmt Souk

Zaouia Of Sidi Abid Al Ghariani

Tomb in Kairouan

Zaouia Of Sidi Ali Azouz

Tomb in Zaghouan

Zaouia Of Sidi Amor Abbada

Tomb in Kairouan

Zaouia Of Sidi Ben Arous

Mausoleum in Medina

Zaouia Of Sidi Mehrez

Mausoleum in Medina

Zaouia Of Sidi Mokhtar

Architecture in Bizerte

Zaouia Of Sidi Sahab

Tomb in Kairouan

Zaouia Zakkak

Architecture in Sousse

Zaouiet Sidi Bou Makhlouf

Mausoleum in Le Kef

Zitouna Mosque

Mosque in Medina


The following do not need a visa for visits up to 3 months.
Nationals of Algeria, Antigua, Austria, Bahrain, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Bermuda, Bosnia & Herzegovina, British Virgin Islands, Brunei Darussalam, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Cote d`, Croatia, Denmark, Dominica, Falkland Is, Fiji, Finland, France, Gambia, Germany, Gibraltar, Gilbert Islands, Greece, Guinea, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland Rep, Italy, Japan, Kiribati, Korea (South), Kuwait, Libya, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malaysia, Mali, Malta, Mauritania, Mauritius, Monaco, Montenegro, Montserrat, Morocco, Netherlands, Niger, Norway, Oman, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Saint Helena, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent & Grenadines, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Slovenia, Solomon Is, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Vatican City and Yugoslavia.

Australians and South Africans may obtain a visa on arrival.

Tunisia Tourist and Visa Information

Tunisian Embassies


Note: Please confirm details with embassy because policies do change with time









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