Tunis
in Gouvernorat de Tunis, Tunisia

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
36.819 and 10.166 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 36° 49' 8" and E 10° 9' 56"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dinar - TND
Spoken languages:
Arabic, French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 06:06 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Tunis
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:25 am and 5:04 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.733 and -176.350 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Matarakau
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for Tunisia in Northern Africa

Safety Score: 2,6 of 5.0 based on data from 6 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Tunisia.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Tunisia. Last Update: 2018-12-15 07:19:03

Explore Tunis

Tunis in Gouvernorat de Tunis with it's 693,210 inhabitants is located in Tunisia. It's the capital of this country.

Local time in Tunis is now 06:06 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Tunis with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 9 airports in the wider vicinity of Tunis, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Tunisia is Tunis Carthage International Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 7 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Tunisia is Medina of Tunis in a distance of 0 mi (or 0 km), South. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ariana, Manouba, Ben Arous, Zaghouan and Bizerte. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Hotels and Places to Stay

Hôtel Samarons

Address
3,4 mi
Avenue Hedi Nouira
2037 Tunis
Tunisia

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Sheraton Tunis Hotel

Address
0,9 mi
AVENUE DE LA LIGUE ARABE BP345
CEDEX108 TUNIS
Tunisia

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


La Maison Blanche

Address
1,0 mi
45 Av Mohammed V
1002 Tunis
Tunisia

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Tunis Grand Hotel

Address
2,5 mi
Av. du Monastir - El Menzah VII - Ariana
1030 Tunis
Tunisia

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Golden Tulip El Mechtel Tunis

Address
0,6 mi
BP 3 Avenue Ouled Haffouz, El Omrane
1005 TUNIS
Tunisia

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Novotel Tunis

Address
1,1 mi
Avenue Mohamed V
1002 TUNIS
Tunisia

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


The Penthouse Suites Hotel

Address
3,1 mi
Rue Medinat Radhoua
2080 Tunis
Tunisia

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 11:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Le Belvedere

Address
2,6 mi
10 Av. Des Nations-Unies
1002 Tunis
Tunisia

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Tunisia Palace

Address
1,5 mi
13, Avenue de France
1000 Tunis
Tunisia

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hôtel Royal Victoria

Address
1,5 mi
5 Place de la Victoire
1001 Tunis
Tunisia

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 21°C / 70 °F

Morning Temperature 14°C / 56 °F
Evening Temperature 14°C / 58 °F
Night Temperature 9°C / 48 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 0%
Air Pressure 1025.4 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Monday, 17th of December 2018

21°C (69 °F)
10°C (49 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, scattered clouds.

Thursday, 1st of January 1970

0°C (32 °F)
0°C (32 °F)
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Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

The light railways of Tunis

Published: February 04, 2013
Length: 07:03 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Matthew Geier

Métro léger de Tunis Some snippets of the tramway of the Capital city of Tunisia. Most of the 'Metro' cars are Siemens 'stadtbahn' style cars that run in coupled pairs. Newer cars are coupled...


Tunesien - Hauptstadt Tunis

Published: January 15, 2014
Length: 41:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Paul Sippel

Das Video zeigt Impressionen der tunesischen Metropole Tunis, der Hauptstadt des Landes. Tunis besteht aus 3 Zonen: der historische Stadtkern (Medina), sehr gut erhalten; aus der sogenannten...


Tunisia Drive thru Downtown Tunis

Published: May 13, 2012
Length: 29:15 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: MrFatChump

MSC Splendida Shore Excursion bus ride through Tunis, Tunisia.


Tunis THE Night

Published: February 21, 2013
Length: 35:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Tunis NightEvent

https://www.facebook.com/TUNIS.THE.NIGHT.


Prototype présenté par Eidolon pendant le 5ème ApéroEntrepreneurs Tunis

Published: March 07, 2014
Length: 09:16 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: AperoEntrepreneurs Tunis

Premier prototype de borne holographique réalisé par la société eidolon.tn 100% made in Tunisia Présenté lors du 5ème ApéroEntrepreneurs Tunis le 6 Mars 2014 :-) Suivez les sur http://eido...


Michel Bühler - Tunis 2011

Published: December 11, 2012
Length: 50:23 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: tripacthoma

Tunis 2011 Michel Bühler Album : "Et voilà" www.michelbuhler.com.


Tunis : Le Gaz du Schiste en Algérie avec Bachir Senouci

Published: December 14, 2012
Length: 30:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: DZ Militant

Bachir Senouci est un expert algérien en énergies renouvelables Liens Utiles : Blog : dzmilitant.blogspot.com Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/dzmilitant Youtube : http://www.youtube.com/use...


ISG de Tunis & les chiens #2...!

Published: August 15, 2012
Length: 00:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Beshujix007


animation anniversaire ,clown ,magicien tunisie 22136545

Published: April 09, 2014
Length: 11:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: baby show

le groupe baby show partage avec vous les bon moments: anniversaire, cérémonies ,fêtes jardin d'enfants et garderie ... etc. baby show présente un accueil chaleureux avec une séance de...


animation anniversaire ,clown ,magicien tunisie 22136545

Published: April 09, 2014
Length: 34:14 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: baby show

le groupe baby show partage avec vous les bon moments: anniversaire, cérémonies ,fêtes jardin d'enfants et garderie ... etc. baby show présente un accueil chaleureux avec une séance de...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Tunis–Carthage International Airport

Tunis–Carthage Airport is the international airport serving Tunis in Tunisia. The airport is named for the historic city of Carthage, located just east of the airport. It is the base of operations for four airlines: Tunisair, Nouvelair Tunisia, Tunisair Express and Tunisavia. In 2010, it served 4,600,000 passengers. All ground handling is provided by Tunisair Handling, a 100% subsidiary of Tunisair, and security services are provided by the Police and the Customs.

Located at 36.8511, 10.2272 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Airports in Tunisia, Tunis, USAAF Air Transport Command Airfields - North Africa, Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces in Tunisia

Stade El Menzah

Stade Olympique El Menzah is a multi-purpose stadium, located in the north of Tunis, Tunisia. Built in 1967, it has a maximum seating capacity of 45,000. It also has other minor complementary athletic facilities. It is used by football clubs Club Africain and Espérance. Sometimes the Stade El Menzah hosts entertainment events. Popstar Michael Jackson performed his first and only concert in Tunisia, at the stadium during his HIStory World Tour on October 7, 1996.

Located at 36.8398, 10.1854 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sports venues completed in 1967, Football venues in Tunisia, Sports venues in Tunisia, Sport in Tunis, Multi-purpose stadiums in Tunisia

Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Tunis

The Episcopal see of Carthage is intertwined with the ordinariate of Tunis, currently the Archdiocese of Tunis.

Located at 36.8003, 10.1789 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Apostolic sees, Former Roman Catholic dioceses in Africa, Roman province of Africa

Lycée Pierre Mendès France

The Lycée Pierre Mendès France is a French-medium lycée (high school) in Mutuelleville, Tunis, Tunisia. It was founded in 1956 as an annex of the Lycée Carnot of Tunis, and originally named the "Lycée Francais de Mutuelleville". It was renamed in honour of politician Pierre Mendès-France on the occasion of President François Mitterrand's 1983 visit to Tunisia. President Jacques Chirac visited the school in December, 2003.

Located at 36.8338, 10.1753 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Educational institutions established in 1956, AEFE managed school, Schools in Tunisia, Education in Tunis, 1956 establishments in Tunisia

Cathedral of St. Vincent de Paul

The Cathedral of St Vincent de Paul is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Tunis. Dedicated to Saint Vincent de Paul, patron saint of charity, the cathedral is the see of the Archdiocese of Tunis. It is situated in the Place de l'Indépendence in the Ville Nouvelle, a crossroads between Avenue Habib Bourguiba and Avenue de France, opposite the French embassy. The church was built in a mixture of styles, including Moorish revival, Gothic revival, and Neo-Byzantine.

Located at 36.8, 10.1789 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Religious buildings completed in 1897, 19th-century Roman Catholic church buildings, Roman Catholic cathedrals in Tunisia, Buildings and structures in Tunis, Churches in Tunisia, Neo-Byzantine architecture in Tunisia, Gothic Revival architecture in Tunisia, Moorish Revival architecture

Manouba

Manouba is a city in northeastern Tunisia. It is located at around {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:36|48|28|N|10|6|4|E| | |name= }}. It is the capital city of Manouba Governorate. Manouba is well known for its university. It is also an ideal place for family life because of its security, availability of all kinds of services and its high level of education.

Located at 36.8078, 10.1011 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Tunisia, Communes of Tunisia

Aryanah

Aryanah is a coastal city in northeastern Tunisia. It is located at around {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:36|51|45|N|10|11|44|E| | |name= }}. It is the capital of Ariana Governorate and the country's eighth largest city.

Located at 36.8625, 10.1956 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Ariana Governorate, Populated coastal places in Tunisia, Communes of Tunisia, Cities in Tunisia

Stade Chedli Zouiten

Stade Chedli Zouiten is a multi-purpose stadium in Tunis, Tunisia. It is currently used by football team Stade Tunisien. The stadium holds 20,000 people.

Located at 36.8289, 10.1701 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Tunisia, Sport in Tunis, Multi-purpose stadiums in Tunisia

University of Ez-Zitouna

Ez-Zitouna University (جامعة الزيتونة) is located in Tunis. It is claimed to be the oldest teaching establishment in the Arab World, since the Ez-Zitouna madrassa was founded in 737 C.E. (120 A. H) as the teaching arm of the Olive-Tree Mosque (Djemaa ez-Zitouna) and has been in continuous existence since then.

Located at 36.7945, 10.1641 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities in Tunisia, Educational institutions established in the 8th century, Education in Tunis, University of Ez-Zitouna

Mutuelleville

Mutuelleville is a district of Tunis, the capital of Tunisia. It is located north of the downtown area, and borders Parc du Belvedere on its southwest end. The main street through Mutuelleville is Avenue Jugurtha. Mutuelleville is known as a more upper-class area of Tunis, and it is home to many of the city's foreign embassies and other diplomatic offices.

Located at 36.8322, 10.1747 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Diplomatic districts

Tunisian Internet Agency

The Tunisian Internet Agency, known by its acronym ATI (short for Agence tunisienne d'Internet) and created on 12 March 1996, is the principal Tunisian ISP. It is run by the Ministry of Communications and has an equal mission to promote Internet usage in that country. The ATI also has the task of contributing to the installation of networks in various fields, to manage the national network and domain name to launch websites and organize trainings and workshops.

Located at 36.8236, 10.1767 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Companies established in 1996, Communications in Tunisia, Internet service providers of Africa, Internet in Tunisia, Government of Tunisia

Central Bank of Tunisia

The Central Bank of Tunisia (French: Banque Centrale de Tunisie, BCT) is the central bank of Tunisia. The bank is located in Tunis and its current governor is Mustapha Kamel Nabli, who replaced Taoufik Baccar on 17 January 2011.

Located at 36.8036, 10.1853 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Central banks, Banks of Tunisia, Economy of Tunisia, Tunis, Banks established in 1958, 1958 establishments in Tunisia

Bab Saadoun

Bab Saadoun is one of the gates of the medina of Tunis, the capital of Tunisia. Constructed circa 1350 on the edge of the suburb of Bab Souika, it owes its name to the saint Sidi Bou Saadoun. Controlling the routes to Béja, Bizerte and El Kef, it had only originally had one narrow arch originally and it was replaced in 1881 by a gate (at the same time as the arch at Bab el Khadra) with three arches, better adapted to the volume of traffic. \t\t \t\t\tBab saadoun 1880.

Located at 36.8087, 10.159 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Infrastructure completed in 1881, Buildings and structures in Tunis, Gates

Conquest of Tunis (1535)

The Conquest of Tunis in 1535 was an attack on Tunis, then under the control of the Ottoman Empire, by the Spanish Empire.

Located at 36.8, 10.1667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Conflicts in 1535, Wars involving Malta, Wars involving the Ottoman Empire, Wars involving the Holy Roman Empire, Battles involving Portugal, 16th century in Africa, Military history of Tunisia, Tunis, Ottoman–Portuguese conflicts

National Library of Tunisia

The National Library of Tunisia is the legal deposit and copyright library for Tunisia. Founded in 1885, this library was called French Library. Its present name dates from the beginning of independence of Tunisia. In 2005, it was relocated to its present location, Boulevard 9 avril, just near the National Archives of Tunisia and some higher institutions like the Faculty of Social and Human Sciences.

Located at 36.8, 10.164 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Library buildings completed in 2005, Government of Tunisia, National libraries, Libraries in Tunisia

Bardo National Museum

The Bardo National Museum is a museum located in Tunis, Tunisia.

Located at 36.8094, 10.1345 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Museums with year of establishment missing, 13th-century architecture, Buildings and structures in Tunis, Moorish architecture, Archaeological museums in Tunisia, National museums, Museums of Ancient Greece, Museums of Ancient Rome

Al-Zaytuna Mosque

Al-Zaytuna Mosque, or Ez-Zitouna or Ezzitouna Mosque is a major mosque in Tunis, Tunisia. The mosque is the oldest in the Capital of Tunisia and covers an area of 5,000 square metres with nine entrances. It has 160 authentic columns brought originally from the ruins of the old city of Carthage. The mosque is known to host one of the first and greatest universities in the history of Islam. Many Muslim scholars were graduated from the Al-Zaytuna for over a thousand years.

Located at 36.7972, 10.1711 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
700s architecture, Mosques in Tunis

Ettadhamen-Mnihla

Ettadhamen-Mnihla, also known as At-Tadaman, is a town and commune in the Ariana Governorate, Tunisia. As of 2004 it had a total population of 118,487.

Located at 36.8333, 10.1167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Ariana Governorate, Communes of Tunisia

Den Den

Den Den is a town and commune in the Manouba Governorate, Tunisia. As of 2004 it had a population of 24,732.

Located at 36.8022, 10.1106 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Tunisia, Communes of Tunisia

Jellaz Cemetery

Jellaz Cemetery (also known as al-Jallaz) is a large hillside Muslim cemetery in Tunis, Tunisia, established in the thirteenth century. Located next to the bus station, the cemetery is the largest in the city. The Borj Ali Rais Ottoman fortress is visible from most places in the cemetery. Visiting the cemetery is a duty during Aid el Fitr at the end of Ramadan, when family members clean and whitewash the tombs, which are facing Mecca.

Located at 36.7861, 10.1844 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Tunis, Cemeteries in Tunisia, 13th-century establishments

Theâtre de l'Étoile du Nord

Theâtre de l'Étoile du Nord also known as the North Star Theatre, is a theatre in the centre of Tunis, Tunisia. It is located at 41 Avenue de Farhat-Hached, near Avenue Habib Bourguiba since 26 February 2000; the theatrical production company was established on 29 February 1996. The premises of the theatre covers over 700 m, its great hall covering 400 m .

Located at 36.7975, 10.1842 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Theatres in Tunisia, Buildings and structures in Tunis, 1996 establishments in Tunisia

Avenue Habib Bourguiba

Avenue Habib Bourguiba is the central thoroughfare of Tunis, and the historical political and economic heart of Tunisia. It bears the name of the first President of the Republic of Tunisia and the national leader of the Tunisian independence movement.

Located at 36.8001, 10.1852 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Streets in Tunis, Shopping districts and streets, Buildings and structures of the Arab Spring

National Institute of Applied Science and Technology

The National Institute of Applied Science and Technology (INSAT) is a Tunisian institute that is affiliated with the University of Carthage. Admission is very competitive and generally students must hold a good average on the national exam to be admitted. Training technicians and engineers, it provides a post-baccalaureate education over a period of three and five years.

Located at 36.84, 10.197 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Universities in Tunisia

Es-Sabah

Es-Sabah ('The Morning') was a Judeo-Arabic daily newspaper, printed in the Hebrew alphabet, published from Tunis, Tunisia. Es-Sabah was founded and directed by Jacob Cohen. The first issue came out on 1 November 1904. It was the most popular Jewish newspaper in the country at one point. The issues contained between four and sixteen pages. Politically, it served as an organ for philanthropic Zionism.

Located at 36.8034, 10.1807 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Judeo-Arabic-language newspapers, Newspapers published in Tunisia, 1904 establishments in Tunisia, 1940 disestablishments in Tunisia, Jewish newspapers, Jews and Judaism in Tunisia, Publications established in 1904, Publications disestablished in 1940, Media in Tunis

Chokri Belaid

Chokri Belaïd (26 November 1964 – 6 February 2013), also transliterated as Shokri Belaïd, was a Tunisian lawyer and politician who was an opposition leader with the left-secular Democratic Patriots' Movement. Belaïd was a vocal critic of the Ben Ali regime prior to the 2011 Tunisian revolution and of the current Islamist-led Tunisian government. On 6 February 2013, he was fatally shot outside his house in El Menzah, close to the Tunisian capital, Tunis.

Located at 36.7861, 10.1844 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1964 births, 2013 deaths, Tunisian lawyers, Tunisian politicians, People from Jendouba Governorate, Democratic socialists, Assassinated Tunisian politicians, Deaths by firearm in Tunisia, People murdered in Tunisia, Tunisian murder victims

Districts of the same city

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
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