Al-Kaf (الكاف) located in the northwest, 40 kilometers east of the border with Algeria and 175 of the capital. This is the main city in northwestern Tunisia, being
an important political and religious. It is the highest altitude city in the country with 780 meters above sea level.
The city occupies an area of 2.500 hectares, 45 are within the ancient walls of the medina.
It is a region rich in history.