Tunis - Tunisia
Walking tour around Medina of Tunis with a private guide
If you are travelling to Tunis, a sprawling capital of Tunisia full of amazing historical and cultural sites, still make some time to explore its surroundings as well. For example, follow your private guide on a walking tour to Sidi Bou Said. The entire town is located on top of a steep cliff, which overlooks the Mediterranean Sea. It is simply beautiful, with flowers draped from almost every wall and doorway, and beautiful flowing vines hanging throughout the entire area. The town is also said to have inspired Paul Klee, and famous writer Andre Gide.
Here are the laces you will see during this tour:
Sidi Bou Said – named for a religious figure who lived there, Abou Said ibn Khalef ibn Yahia Ettamini el Beji, town itself is a popular tourist attraction and is known for its extensive use of blue and white.
Dar Zarrouk - one of the largest historical palaces in Tunis, was constructed by a privateer and Dey Murad during the seventeenth century
House of Baron d’erlanger- was built between 1909 and 1921. Baron Rodolphe d'Erlanger was a French painter and musicologist specializing in Arabic music.