Facts and Data

Webpages:
Official Unesco Page

Basis Data:
Unesco World heritage since: 1979
Size of heritage: 296 ha
- Buffer zone: 190 ha

Coordinates:
Longitude: 10,167°
Latitude: 36,817°

About

Under the Almohads and the Hafsids, from the 12th to the 16th century, Tunis was considered one of the greatest and wealthiest cities in the Islamic world. Some 700 monuments, including palaces, mosques, mausoleums, madrasas and fountains, testify to this remarkable past.


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Hotels and places to stay

Sheraton Tunis Hotel

Address
Distance: 1,0 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
Distance: 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


Golden Tulip El Mechtel Tunis

Address
Distance: 0,4 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


Hôtel Le Consul

Address
Distance: 0,7 mi
84 Rue de Palestine
1002 Tunis
Tunisia

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Dar Ben-Gacem

Address
Distance: 1,1 mi
38 Rue du Pacha
1006 Tunis
Tunisia

Time Information

Checkout: 12:30 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Majestic Hotel

Address
Distance: 1,1 mi
36 Avenue de Paris
1000 Tunis
Tunisia

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Ambassadeurs Hôtel

Address
Distance: 0,5 mi
75 Avenue Taïeb M’Hiri
1002 Tunis
Tunisia

Time Information

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


Caribbean World Borj Cedria

Address
Distance: 0,6 mi
BP 47 – ZONE TOURISTIQUE BORJ CEDRIA
2050 Tunis Sud
Tunisia

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Ariha

Address
Distance: 0,7 mi
110, Rue de Palestine
1002 Tunis
Tunisia

Time Information

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


LE PACHA

Address
Distance: 1,0 mi
4 AVENUE KHEREDDINE PACHA
1002 Tunis
Tunisia

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from the area

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.

Habib Mokni - حبيب المكني

Published: February 13, 2011
Length: 26:58 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: sam khalaf

Après 30 ans d'exile en France, Samedi 12 Février, Habib Mokni est de retour en Tunisie avec Al-Nahda. Reportage d'Al Jazeera.

Delphin Show Tunesien

Published: October 06, 2012
Length: 00:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Kevin Hunziker

Hichem Kacem

Published: April 14, 2014
Length: 38:40 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Hichem Kacem

Extrait de la "Présentation-Dédicace" du Livre de Hichem Kacem : "D'Abraham à Fatma" (fille préférée du Prophète) à la Maison de la Culture Ibn Zaydoun, El Omrane, Samedi 12 avril 2014....

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