Tunis is a big city situated behind the Lake of Tunis and extends along the coastal plain and the hills. Originally named Tunes, Tunis (TUN) possesses a long history; the city was founded by Libyans and also over time occupied by Berbers or Numidians. Book cheap Tunis flights on CheapOair and explore this historic city for its numerous historical landmarks and attractions. The medina, or old city center, is considered to be one of the finest in the region. Explore the Arab-Muslim architecture at Musée du Bardo, once a palace, it is now the city's national museum. Visit the Great Mosque in the heart of the medina. Home to 700 monuments, the medina contains palaces, mosques, mausoleums, madrasas and fountains dating from the Almohad and the Hafsid periods. Cheap flights to Tunis are just a click away! Book now and enjoy savings on airfares.
Steeped in history and culture, Tunis (TUN) boasts a bevy of top attractions that include the world heritage site of Kairouan. A melting pot of diversity, Tunis was inhabited by the Phoenicians, Arab Muslims, Romans, the Ottomans, the French, the Spanish and the Germans.
• Visit Dougga, which contains remnants of the capitol and is a theater and a Punic Mosolieum. It is reminiscent of the Roman era in Tunis.
Where to Dine in Tunis
• Try out different cuisine in Tunis and enter restaurants like the saloon, the Food Hut and the Legend's Sports Club.