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Port El Kantaoui
(transfer time from Tunis Airport 90 minutes)

Port El Kantaoui marina

Port El Kantaoui has just about everything one would expect for a family holiday: a fine beach, sports and leisure activities, shops, cafés and restaurants.

Tunisia's first purpose built tourist town, centered around a beautifully appointed 340 berth marina, is one of the country’s most popular holiday resorts.

From April to November you can enjoy watersports on the beach and scuba diving. Take a sea trip from the marina in a glass-bottomed boat, on an elaborate wooden pirate galleon or on a catamaran. Other activities available within the resort include Golf, horse riding, Tennis and quad biking.

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Shopping in Port El KantaouiWhat to see and do:

Visit Tunisia’s first wild-life animal park at Friguia Park. More than 30 African species live in large enclosures including lions, giraffes, ostriches, elephants, monkeys and crocodiles. There are many places to rest including the restaurant with a splendid panoramic view across the park towards the sea and the mountains, a snack bar and a children’s playground. You can pre-book an African show with a tasty dinner and lively music - Zulus and a Tunisian folklore group entertain.


Where to go:

Just 15 minutes away from Port El Kantaoui is Sousse, Tunisia’s third largest city after Tunis and Sfax. Here you will find a working town and resort where you can haggle for tourist souvenirs in the old Medina or shop in modern fixed price stores.

Carthage Cathedral Elephant at Friguia Park You can take a full day sightseeing tour to discover the Roman Ruins of Dougga or travel south on a two day desert safari taking in El Djem and Kairouan.

If you fancy a flutter, then just five minutes away is the Casino Caraibe, complete with gaming machines, tables, restaurant and show.

Port El Kantaoui is not too far away from Tunis and Carthage or the pretty village of Sidi Bou Said.

Play Golf:

The 36-hole El Kantaoui course is now home to the end of season Seniors tour. Built in 1973 on 103 hectares of hillside, El Kantaoui's golf course with holes alongside the famous beach dominates the resort and provides a useful challenge from novice to experienced golfers. You can pre-book tee-off times when you book your holiday with us.

El Kantaoui Golf Course
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