Tunis - Tunisia
Walking tour around Medina of Tunis with a private guide
When travelling to Tunis, make some time to discover not only what the city has to offer, but as well what it surroundings can tell you about the fascinating history of Tunisia.
Join us on a walking tour in Carthage, which was once the capital city of the ancient Carthaginian civilization. Today it is a residential suburb of Tunis, Tunisia. According to tradition, Carthage was founded by the Phoenicians of Tyre in 814 BC. The archaeological site of Carthage was added to UNESCO's world heritage list in 1979.
Here is a full list of landmarks you can visit on the route in Tunis:
Byrsa: A walled citadel above the Phoenician harbour in ancient Carthage, was also the name of the hill it rested on.
Amphitheatre: It was first built in the first century, and later reconstructed by Julius Caesar, became UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1993.
Malaga water cisterns: A group of cisterns which are among the most visible features of the archaeological site of Carthage, some of the best preserved Roman cisterns
Roman baths: Also called the Baths of Antoninus, are the vastest set of Roman Thermae built on the African continent and one of three largest built in the Roman Empire.