Sousse


Sousse

 

 

The city of Susa (French, Sousse, Arabic, سوسة Susa) is located on the east coast of Tunisia, 140 km south of the capital. Founded probably before Carthage, is called "The Pearl of the Sahel".
This is the first resort of Tunisia.


Places of interest

Without doubt, the most important is the Medina, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1988 for its excellent state of preservation. Within its walls are:

  • The Ribat, with a high tower and seven bastions. VIII century fortress designed to house a community of ascetics Muslims responsible for monitoring the coast.
  • The Great Mosque, in the year 850. Its walls are giving you the appearance of a fortress. It is one of the oldest examples of Muslim art in the Maghreb.
  • The Kasbah citadel overlooking the medina from the top of a hill. From 30 meters high, visitors can admire the whole city.
Sousse archaeology Museum
  • The Sousse Archeology Museum is located in the Kasbah. The mosaic floorings of Roman origin constitute one of the most important collections of the Mediterranean. The Christian room, with a collection of funerary mosaics and steles, is the second largest of the antic world after Rome.
  • Horary:
  • From 16/09 to 31/03: 09.00 - 18.00
  • From 01/04 to 15/09: 09.00 - 19.00
  • Visit cost: 10 Dinars.
Sousse Catacombs

 

The Sousse Catacombs

This underground necropolis was created towards the end of the first century by Christians to bury their dead during periods of persecution. The Sousse catacombs are formed of galleries stretching over 5 kilometres and containing no les than 15.000 graves.

Horary:

From 16/09 to 31/03: 09.00 - 17.00

From 01/04 to 15/09: 09.00 - 19.00

Visit cost: 6 Dinars.

 

Port el Kantaoui

 

 

Stresses Port el Kantaoui, the first port of the Mediterranean Garden. Built in Arab-Andalusian style, is a homogeneous set of hotels, residences, shops and entertainment. It has a marina with 340 berths and a golf course with 36 holes.

 

Twinned with:

 

Bandera de Argelia

Constantina, Argelia

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Liubliana , Eslovenia

Bandera de Marruecos

Marrakech, Marruecos

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Miami, Estados Unidos

Bandera de Canadá

Ciudad de Quebec, Canadá

Bandera de Rusia

Serpujov rayón, Rusia

 

 

 


A proximity

Hotels

ROYAL JINENE 4*


Hotel Royal Jinene

Route Touristique - 4000 Sousse

 

Located between gardens and beachfront, to 4 km from Sousse and to 3 km from Port El Kantaoui. Selected for your relation quality- price.
Price per person / night ALL.I: 22 - 43 Euros.

 

 

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MARHABA SALEM RESORT 4*


Hotel Marhaba Salem

Avenue 14 janvier - 4039 Sousse

 

Halfway between the marina of Port el Kantaoui and the center of the city of Sousse. With private beach and surrounded by gardens. Suitable for families with childrens.

Price per person / night ALL.I: 25 - 53 Euros. 

 

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TEJ MARHABA 4*


Hotel Tej Marhaba

Avenue Taïeb M´Hiri - 4011 Sousse

 

Located in the center of Sousse, 1 km from the medina.

With private beach 200 meters away.

Certificat TUV Rheinland Cert Gmbh, certificat ISO 22000:2005.
Price per person / night HB: 26 - 53 Euros.

 

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MARHABA ROYAL SALEM 4*


Hotel Marhaba Royal Salem

Avenue 14 janvier - 4039 Sousse

 

Halfway between the marina of Kantaoui and the center of the city of Sousse. Located in the heart of a 7-hectare park. With private beach and surrounded by gardens. Suitable for families with childrens. ISO 9001 V 2000 & ISO 22000 V 2005 & ISO 14001.

Price person / night ALL.I: 26 - 56 Euros.

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MARHABA BEACH 4*


Hotel Marhaba Beach

Boulevard 7 Novembre - 4039 Sousse

 

In the center of Sousse. Beachfront and a 3 km from the Medina.

ISO 9001 V 2000& ISO 22000 V 2005. Premio Traveller´s choice 2014 Trip Advisor.
Price person / night ALL.I: 27 - 57 Euros.

 

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EL KSAR RESORT 4*


Hotel Marhaba Beach

Boulevard 14 Janvier - 4051 Sousse

 

Located directly on the beach and offers well-appointed accommodation close to Sousse and Port El Kantaoui.

 

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RIADH PALMS 4*


Hotel Riadh Palms

Avenue 14 janvier - 4039 Sousse

 

 

Located in the center of Sousse, 1 km from the medina.
In front of private beach.

Price per person / night ALL.I: 33 - 64 Euros.

 

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MÖVENPICK 5*


Hotel Mövenpick

Boulevard Du 7 Novembre - 4039 Sousse

  

In front of the beach and in the center of Sousse. A spectacular new hotel.

With thalassotherapy center. Premio Traveller´s choice 2013 Trip Advisor.

Price per person / night BB: 48 - 93 Euros. 

 

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Excursions Tunisia

Holidays with children

Friguia Park

 

 

 

Friguia Park

36 hectares with over 400 animals.
Summer hours: from 9.00 to 19.00.
Winter hours: from 9h00 to 16h00.
Closed Mondays.

Hannibal Park

 

 

 

Hannibal Park

Park in the heart of Port el Kantaoui.

Attractions, cafes and restaurants.

Acqua Palace

 

 

Acqua Palace

Located at the entrance to Port El Kantaoui.

Open daily from May to October.

Taller than 1.40 m: 17 Dinars.

Less than 1.40 m Height: 12 Dinars.

Less than 1 m height: Free.

Dinner show

Zine Bledi

 

 

Zine Bledi

Tasting dishes while enjoying the Tunisian folklore.
Spectacular participation of Arab and Berber horses.
A few kilometers from Port El Kantaoui. With reservation.

                                       
Zones of stay