New circuits and routes to discover Tunisia

Tunisia It is a very tourist country. Charms are not lacking, although it is true that, in recent years, the influx figures of tourists have dropped. The country is ready to once again occupy a leading position in world tourism. And, for this, he has designed new products Y routes, which are perhaps that most unknown part of Tunisia. It is another alternative to tour the country, especially if you have already visited more than one occasion. But what can be done?

New options

Among the new options that Tunisia has designed to attract the interest of tourists are several tourist products or vacation in which different alternatives are offered.

In them, lesser-known parts of the country are disclosed. For example, there is a tourist circuit around the Wine Routes. The Andalusian circuit is also novel, as well as visits with outdoor activities For example, running marathons, running or participating in rallies.

To all this, the hiking trails and all those cultural, which are already more popular because they include sites that are listed as a World Heritage Site. But let's get more fully into the news.


The wine

Wine is a product that has a long trajectory in Tunisia. However, it is not a drink that is mainly associated with this country. The first references found in the Carthaginian agronomist Magon, who is considered the father of viticulture.

This circuit, which has been organized around his figure and name, allows to know all the culture around the vine and the wine in this country, as well as all the wealth of the historical heritage That surrounds them. A proposal that is complemented by the gastronomic traditions of Tunisia.

The tour thus takes tourists to visit the Museum and one archaeological area in which pieces of roman mosaics, which represent the themes related to the culture of the vine and wine.

The route is also a good time to see cellars and taste the best Tunisian wines through tastings that are organized with winemakers or experts to publicize the peculiarities of this product.


And another of the main tourist news is the hiking trails, which pass through the Dahar massif and the dunes of desert. The first of these tours focuses on this massif, which is located in the Berber region and is quite unknown because it is not common to visit it.

In this area, you can see Béni Khédéche, which is a Berber mountain village that is well worth a visit, as well as Zamour, which is better known. The route in turn leads to lunar landscapes. And everything is completed with the possibility of sleeping under the starlight, but in troglodyte houses.


For those who are more adventurous, one option is all the routes that offer the possibility of doing activities. Some proposals are the marathon de los Olivos de Sfax, as well as that of Cartago (Comar). Within the category trial, highlights the Ultra Trail El Djerid 100 km, which takes place in the Tozeur desert (Ong Jemal) in October.

Thematic circuits

Tunisia still offers new proposals such as thematic circuits. Among them, there are those related to the cinema to see the scenarios in which they have been filmed films like ‘Star Wars’. Another good option is to visit the places where the Chechia, the traditional Tunisian red beanie.

However, the proposals also allow tourists to enter the route of the roman granariesas well as in the Andalusian legacy and in the monuments that are classified as World Heritage by UNESCO.

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