The beach resort of Sousse is one of Tunisia’s most atmospheric towns and it’s teeming with heritage and culture. Among its heavenly offering of long sandy beaches is Boujaffar Beach, a vast golden stretch dotted with chic restaurants, cafes and hotels. Holidays to Sousse fuse history with a generous sprinkle of modern appeal, creating a tourist hotspot that has a little bit of everything – ride camels on the beach, taste authentic Tunisian cooking, browse the colourful souks or jump in with world-famous scuba diving.
Wander through the UNESCO-listed streets and admire the whitewashed buildings and traditional mosques as rich aromas from the bustling medina fill the streets. There's a host of ancient ruins to marvel at during your Sousse holidays, including the famous Roman Amphitheatre at El Djem and the famous World Heritage site at Dougga, or simply wander the medieval walled medinas for a taste of culture.
Whether you immerse yourself in the soft sands or explore the cultural attractions, Sousse holidays are nothing short of spectacular. If you’re vacationing with family, make sure you take them sailing on a pirate ship across the Gulf of Hammamet, with views of Port El Kantoui and Monastir. You can also drive down to the beach resort of Hammamet, about 65km away. Choose from fabulous full-board hotels, cracking cheap holidays in Tunisia and you're guaranteed sizzling sunshine all year round. Book a flight to Tunis airport and you can be relaxing in Sousse after just a couple of hours by road.
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