Orginally Aired on Wednesday, Feb 28, 2018 at 03:00 PM UTC
From fascinating sandy beaches drenched in sunshine to grand ancient ruins and the vast, rolling dunes of the Sahara, Tunisia encapsulates everything that’s enticing about North Africa. Located just a stone’s throw from Europe, Tunisia sits on the Mediterranean coast, midway between the Atlantic Ocean and the Nile Delta.
No matter whether your clients prefer a pure beach vacation or wandering around monuments from Roman times, this northernmost country has it all!
Tunisia’s flag carrier, Tunisair, connects North America with magical Tunisia via non-stop flight service from Montreal Pierre Trudeau Elliot International Airport (YUL) to Tunis Carthage International Airport (TUN), in just over eight hours. Founded in 1948, Tunisair operates scheduled service to over 60 destinations across Europe, the Middle East, and Africa, including London, Cairo, Dubai, Istanbul, Casablanca, and Kuwait. Traveling via the Tunisair hub (TUN), passengers can enjoy easy connections throughout the entire route network.
Tunisia offers more than 700 miles of coastline along the Mediterranean, almost 800 hotels, catering for a range of budgets, along with 10 internationally designed golf courses. There are historic sites dating back thousands of years, and famous filming locations for movies such as The English Patient, Monty Python’s Life of Brian and several films from the Star Wars franchise.
U.S. citizens traveling to Tunisia, may stay for up to 90 days without a visa required. For any stays longer than 90 days, a residence permit is needed.
Join us on Feb. 28th and learn all about fascinating Tunisia and its national carrier Tunisair.