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Marvel at the Attractions of Tunis

This live-streamed walking tour will begin at "Kasbah Square" where many ministries are concentrated, and head to the residential "Kasbah quarter" which was reserved to the aristocracy of the city. Take a walk on "Dar ElJeld st", "Pacha st" and "Tribunal st". As we walk,we will discuss the medina history and architecture. Then we are going to visit "Dar Lasrem" an astonishing palace built at the beginning of 19th C, known as the best preserved old aristocratic mantion of the medina. Next we will move to the heart of the medina visiting "Sidi Ben Arous" mausoleum", "Chawachia souk"(Hat market), and will have a brief view of the huge minaret of the medina's oldest mosque "Al Zaytuna". Then we make our way through "Berka souk"(Jewellery market) and "Sidi Youssef mosque" both built in 1612, from there we will cross the Slaves market in order to reach a rooftop known as the most famous one in all the medina, from which you will have a breathtaking view. We will also visit an ancient motel converted in a cafe. Later we make our way through "Castle st" and "General square". Our last visit will be Medersa Slimania which was a school built in 1754. This hour-long tour ends close to the oldest and biggest mosque in the medina "AlZaytuna" built in the 8th c.

From Tunis
Online Experience
1 Hour 15 Minutes
Africa
Upto 10 people
English
Highlights
  • Real-time online experience streamed live from the streets of Tunis
  • Visit key attractions like Kasbah Square, Sidi Youssef Mosque, Dar Lasrem
  • Gain insights into the history and cultural heritage of Tunis
Description

Walk with me as I show you the beauty of the Old Medina of Tunis on this live-streamed, interactive online experience.
We will begin our tour at Kasbah Square, where many government buildings are concentrated, before heading to the residential Kasbah Quarter which was reserved for the aristocracy of the city. We will discuss the history and architecture of the Medina as I walk through Dar El Jeld street, Pacha street and Tribunal street. Then we will visit the Dar Lasrem, an astonishing palace  built at the beginning of the 19th century and the best-preserved old aristocratic mansion of the Medina.

Next, we will move to the heart of the Medina visiting the Sidi Ben Arous mausoleum, Chawachia souk (hat market). We will have a brief view of the imposing minaret of the Medina's oldest mosque Al Zaytuna. Then we make our way through Berka souk (jewellery market) and Sidi Youssef mosque both built-in 1612, from there we will cross the Slaves market to reach a rooftop known as the most famous one in all the Medina, from which you will have a breathtaking view. We will also visit an ancient motel converted into a cafe. Later we make our way through Castle street and General Square. Our last stop will be Medersa Slimania which was a school built-in 1754. This hour-long tour ends close to Al Zaytuna, the oldest and biggest mosque in the Medina built in the 8th century. 

About this experience
Instructions
  • Please have a good internet connection and Zoom app installed on your phone or laptop
  • The instructions to join the meeting will be sent via email shortly after the booking
Know before you go
  • This tour involves walking to various places, at times the internet connection may be weak. However, we will attempt to minimize such disruptions
  • You can book this tour for 25 USD per screen or as a private tour for 90 USD and invite up to 10 friends and family to join this activity with you from all over the world. You will see the option to book this experience as a private tour on the checkout page if it is available for that time slot
  • Since these are live tours, they may be subject to last minute cancellation due to inclement weather, Internet disruptions or other unforeseen circumstances.
Meet your Host
Saber Arraki

I am a licensed tour guide approved by the Tunisian National Tourist Office. Polyglot, young and dynamic, with almost 16 years as a tour guide, I invite you to discover the rich cultural, artistic and heritage of the old city medina. The medina of Tunis is a UNESCO heritage site since 1979, and offers visitors places and monuments out of the ordinary. At its mosques, madrasas, palaces, souks, zaouia-mausoleums and cafés, you will lose yourself in archaeology, history and architecture.

From USD 25 / Screen
Important Information
  • Fully refundable in case of any cancellation upto 2 days before the tour.