With its privileged location of 10 km from Tunis ( the capital), the port of La Goulette it specialized in passenger and cruise traffic  and it has the most appropriate cruise infrastructure to welcome the largest cruise ships of the Mediterranean (99% of the cruise activity of the country).
La Goulette Cruise Terminal, offers friendly welcome and full services to cruise passengers and crew members: 

  • Free shuttle bus service between the docks inside the port
  • Cruise Terminal Taxi Service 
  • Goulette Village Harbor, the 1st cruise village in the Med exclusively dedicated to cruise passengers.


Tourist attractions, venues and activities

Tunisia has history, in which many civilizations have settled and left their mark on the landscape and culture of the country. Thanks to its strategic position, La Goulette call can offer a large variety of shore excursions.

  • ENTERTAINEMENT: camel ride, folklore music, dance show
  • RELAXATION : turkish hammam, dry massages, rituals, beauty treatments


The top five must-see destination:

  • Carthage ( archaeological site – 4km from La Goulette port )
  • Sidi Bou Said ( famous Moorish village – 5km)
  • Medina of Tunis ( patrimony – 13 km )
  • Bardo Museum ( largest roman mosaic collection in the word – 15 km)
  • Takrouna ( Berber village – 115km )

 The cruise passanger can visit near sites:

  • CARTHAGE: with many magnificient roman building
  • THE MEDINA OF TUNIS : with its oriental charm
  • SIDI BOU SAID: an enchanting village on a rocky hill overseeing the mediterranean sea
  • BARDO MUSEUM:  with largest selrctions of mosaics

  • KAIROUAN : the capital of handmade carpets
  • HAMMAMET/NABEUL : are well know for famous pottery and ceramic workshops
  • DOUGA : an ancient Roman city


Tourist Info
Local Population: 30.000
Time (GMT+/-): -1
First language:
Second language: French
Tunisian Dinar
Banking hours (morning): From 08.00 to
Banking hours (afternoon): From to 16.00
Credit cards: Mastercard - Visa
Accepts Travellers Cheques: No
Shopping hours (morning): From 08.00 to 12.00
Shopping hours (afternoon): From 15.00 to 20.00
Public holidays: Saturdays and Sundays
Shops are open on Saturdays: Yes
Shops are open on Sundays: No
Tourist Office
Organisation National Tunisian Tourism Office (ONTT)
Contact Name: Amine Souissi
Address: 1.av. Mohamed V - Tunis
Tel. No.: +(216) 71341077
Fax No.: +(216)71350997
Email: dmark1.ontt@gnet.tn
Website: www.tunisietourisme.com.tn

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