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See the Architectural Marvels of Sidi Bou Said

The tour will start with the main street, where visitors can marvel at the various types of medieval architecture, from the 17th century. Mansions, shops, balconies with middle-eastern influence, fountains, cafés, handicraft shops, galleries, restaurants, beautiful vistas over the bay of Carthage and the Mediterranean and especially the famous mansion of the Baron Rudolph d'Erlanger which is today a National Museum for Arab and Mediterranean Musical Instruments.

From Tunis
Online Experience
1 Hour 15 Minutes
Explore Africa
Upto 8 people
English
Highlights
  • Real-time walking tour, live-streamed from the cobbled streets of Sidi-Bou-Said, Tunisia
  • Discover cafés, galleries, mansions amid beautiful glimpses of the Mediterranean Sea
Description

This online live-streamed tour will start with the main street, where you will marvel at the different types of medieval architecture, that date starting from from the 17th century. Walk through picturesque lanes to see mansions, shops, balconies with middle-eastern influence, fountains, cafés, handicraft shops, galleries, restaurants decorated in shades of white and blue. See the gorgeous vistas over the bay of Carthage and the Mediterranean. Admire the famous mansion of the Baron Rudolph d'Erlanger which today is the National Museum for Arab and Mediterranean Musical Instruments.

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
  • Since this tour involves travelling to various places in the city, 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 100 USD and invite up to 10 friends and family to join this activity with you from all over the world
Meet your Host
Mohamed Halouani

I am a Tunisian native, with a profound passion for travel and history. I have a creative and diversified educational career; I have designed and carried out multiple archaeological and cultural trips for various institutions such as The Detroit Institute of Art, the Textile Museum, the American Museum of Natural History, universities such as Stanford, Berkeley, MIT and many more organisations. After having received my degrees in English and Spanish, I completed my European Master’s in linguistics and Hispanic studies at the Sorbonne University in Paris where I now reside. I have extensive knowledge on Islamic architecture and Eastern decorative elements, as well as, archaeology and history. I have a good grasp on ethnographic and anthropological subjects, I will introduce you not only to the historical jewels of the countries but I will also reveal to you their culture and history and introduce you to the tribes and villages with medieval architecture.

From USD 25 / Screen
Important Information
  • Refundable : Yes
  • Can be cancelled up to 24hrs before the scheduled time
  • The date is based on the local time zone of the experience host
  • Since the activity is conducted outdoors, it may need to be rescheduled in case of poor weather conditions