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Tunisia Country Quickfacts

  • Ruins of the largest colosseum in El Jem
  • Tunis city tramway
  • Bourguiba's gold mausoleum in Monastir
Area:  163,610 km2


Country Code: 213
Country Population: 10,982,754
Currency: Tunisian dinar (TND)
Drives on the: Right
Ethnic Groups:  98% Arab-Berber
1% European
1% Jewish and other
Location:  It is bordered by Algeria to the west, Libya to the southeast and the Mediterranean Sea to the north and east.
Official Language(s): Arabic. (French which is taught in grade school is often spoken fluently).
Religion: Muslims (98% population), Jews, Christians.
Time Zone: UTC+1



Tunisia Travel Information

At Goway we believe that a well-informed traveller is a safer traveller. With this in mind, we have compiled an easy to navigate travel information section dedicated to Tunisia.

Learn about the history and culture of Tunisia, the must-try food and drink, and what to pack in your suitcase. Read about Tunisia's nature and wildlife, weather and geography, along with 'Country Quickfacts' compiled by our travel experts. Our globetrotting tips, as well as our visa and health information will help ensure you're properly prepared for a safe and enjoyable trip. The only way you could possibly learn more is by embarking on your journey and discovering Tunisia for yourself. Start exploring… book one of our Tunisia tours today!


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