All of our private Tunisia tours can be customized with activities in Tunisia to create a tailor-made tour itinerary that suits your interests, time and budget. Whether your travel to Tunisia is a solo adventure, a small group adventure or a family vacation, we want your private Tunisia tour experience to be as unique as you are.
Choose from the following optional day trips and activities in Tunisia that will add an unique personal touch to your Tunisia tour! If there’s something that you wish to see or do which is not listed, contact us and we will try our best to make your dream vacation become a reality!
ATV Quad Biking Adventures in the Sahara Desert
Riding an ATV quad bike in the Sahara desert is an ideal daytime activity that is guaranteed to be a fun and memorable experience for families and individuals. Explore the Sahara desert on off-road tracks and ride over endless sand dunes. A guide will be with you at all times to ensure your safety and navigation.
There are multiple gateways into the Sahara for you to choose your starting location. From Ksar Ghilane, you can ride out into the Sahara to arrive at the ruins of a Roman outpost. We offer rides that start from one hour and up to creating a customized adventure just for you.
You may even marvel at the sunrise or sunset in the dunes, and enjoy an overnight in the Sahara sleeping in traditional Berber tents. Gaze upon the millions of bright stars in the night. Wake up in the morning to a delicious breakfast with fresh bread baked in the traditional method using sand. You may also choose to spend the night out in the Sahara in a comfortable luxury desert camp.
Duration: Starting from one hour and up. We can create a customized quad biking adventure that fits your travel interests.
Camel Trek in the Sahara Desert
A visit to the Sahara desert is definitely a once in a lifetime experience. Many travelers find themselves returning to the vast solitude and endless dunes within the Sahara desert. It is a truly authentic cultural experience to ride a camel into the magnificent Sahara desert landscape in the same way as the nomadic Berbers. To top it off, you will have a Berber desert guide taking you into the Sahara desert.
We can help you to organize a camel trek day trip into the Sahara, or you may decide to enjoy an overnight in the Sahara sleeping in traditional Berber tents. Marvel at the millions of bright stars in the vast night sky. Enjoy a delicious breakfast in the morning with fresh bread baked in the traditional method using sand. We can also help you to organize an overnight stay in a comfortable luxury desert camp.
Duration: Half-day trips, overnight trips or multiple days trips
A Taste of Tunisia – Cooking Lesson in Sousse
This is a great food and culinary tour addition to your Tunisia tour! Spend an afternoon accompanying Rabaa, a friendly host and experienced chef in picking out fresh ingredients from the traditional medina (old city) in Sousse. Afterwards, you will spend the afternoon learning the art of Tunisian culinary from preparing the ingredients to cooking a full course meal. Then of course, you will finish the afternoon by enjoying your home-cooked traditional Tunisian cuisine with your host.
Food has an amazing way of bringing cultures together. You will find your afternoon to be well spent with this unforgettable culinary and cultural learning experience with a lovely host and delicious food.
Duration: One afternoon (approximately 4 hours required grocery shopping, food preparation and cooking plus additional time for eating)
Scuba Diving on Djerba Island
Djerba Island is well known as a great spot for snorkeling and scuba diving. It is possible to scuba dive on Djerba Island all year round. There are a range of courses available for adults and children ranging from beginner level to advanced level. All courses are taught by qualified and experienced instructors and adheres to the PADI (Professional Association of Diving Instructors) level standards.
There are lots of amazing things to see while scuba diving on Djerba Island including the Richard Giniori Wreck, a 150m/492ft-long Italian warship, the Aitalla Wreck, the Aïda Wreck, Octopus Reef, Ras Turgueness Reef and Sidi Solimen Reef. You will be fascinated by the beautiful marine life in the Mediterranean waters with its beautiful reefs, sea sponges, reef fishes, red and black corals, octopuses, breams, rays, dolphins and much more for you to discover.
Duration: 2.5 hours for children only program. 4 hours minimum for adults dive. Scuba diving courses available ranging from a minimum of 2 days to 4 weeks depending on course level.
Kitesurfing, Windsurfing and Sailing on Djerba Island
Djerba Island has some of the best spots for kitesurfing, windsurfing and sailing. Come and enjoy that amazing sensation of the wind blowing into your face as you glide over the Mediterranean water!
Kitesurfing, windsurfing and sailing are fun water activities even for those attempting it for their first time. If you are a beginner, you will begin with learning the basics of the water sport with a qualified and experienced instructor. For those with some knowledge and experience will practice with an instructor for training and improvement. If you are an expert, then feel free to rent the water sport equipment and fly across the water on your own.
Duration: A basic lesson for first-time learners will take 2 hours. Beginner-level course takes about 10 hours to be completed over 2-3 days. Advanced-level course takes about 6 hours to complete. Private lessons are available based on hourly rates.
The best way to appreciate the Tunisian culture is to learn the heart language of Tunisians and through interaction with the Tunisian culture.
Spending 1 to 2 hours each day to learn Tunisian Arabic during your stay in Djerba will greatly enhance your travel experience! Each language lesson is taught by a native Tunisia speaker as your language nurturer. The lessons are interactive with your language nurturer, and can be arranged one-on-one or in small groups (up to 4 people per class).
Duration: There are a variety of courses to choose from that will meet your needs such as a 1 or 2 day “just a taste” language and cultural program, as well as a lengthier 10 day introductory program.
Other Activities in Tunisia
Are there any activities in Tunisia that you wish to do or see that is not included in our list?
Contact us and we will try our best to make it happen!