Tunis is the capital of the state of Tunisia and is inhabited by a large number of citizens
More than a quarter of the population of Tunisia lives in it, and its population for the year
2020 AD is estimated at 2,365,201 people.
The city of Tunis is an ancient historical city that dates back to the seventh century AD
around the site of the Zaytuna Mosque, which is the second oldest mosque in the country.
The city of Tunis is divided into two sectors: They are: the ancient Islamic city of Carthage,
and the modern European quarter .
The Mediterranean climate prevails in Tunis, where its climate is hot in the summer and
moderate in the winter, as there is frequent rainfall in the winter and the average annual rainfall is 441 millimeters.
While the weather prevails in the autumn and spring seasons, the average maximum
temperature during the day in January reaches 14 °C, rising to the maximum average
temperature in July, which is about 32°C.
Tourism in Tunis
The city of Tunis is distinguished by its elegant old buildings and architectural style, with its
delicious popular foods, in addition to its attractive and beautiful climate, all of which made
it a distinctive tourist destination for various nationalities of tourists, and from the
attractions and places of tourism in it, the following:
- The ancient city: It is one of the first Arab Muslim cities in the Maghreb region, which
represents the ancient history of the city of Tunis, as it was built back to the year
698 AD, and tourists can enjoy seeing the buildings and monuments scattered in
them, and walking in its crowded markets characterized by its winding alleys And
the tourist must visit the historical gate of Bab Al-Bahr, and enjoy the view of the
luxurious palaces extending on the corner of Sidi Ibrahim.
- The Bardo Museum: The Bardo Museum is one of the most important museums in the North African region. It was discovered among the ancient historical sites in the
country, as it is located in the luxurious building of the Tunis Palace, and includes in
each of its halls one of the most famous mosaic collections in the world.
- Zaytuna Mosque: The Zaytouna Mosque is an important and vital center of the city,
as it has a wonderful view of the areas of the ancient city, and dates back to the year
732 AD, and the mosque consists of a majestic place dedicated to prayer that
worshipers enter through the quiet mosque square, and the mosque is characterized by a distinctive tile roof.
- Belvedere Park: The Belvedere Park represents a beautiful green space on a hill,
which the tourist visits to seek comfort and tranquility. Fountains, and tourists can
also visit the zoo in it, as well as the Museum of Modern Art, which is in the middle of the