Tunisia - it's white sand beaches, abundant sunshine, the ruins of the legendary Carthage Hotels International Plan, healing thalassotherapy.
All of this is able to please even the most experienced traveler and is just a four hour flight from the Russian capital.
Tunisia is one of the African states. It is located in the northern part of the Black continent. To the east and north of the state is washed by the waters of the Mediterranean Sea. In the west, adjacent to Tunisia with Algeria and in the south-east - with Libya.
The country occupies the north of the Sahara Desert, the easternthe region of the Atlas Mountains and the picturesque coastal plains. The coastal area abounds in Tunisia emerald colors: on the coast are growing everywhere olive and palm trees and laurels, vineyards and eucalyptus.
The coastal zone of Tunisia extends along the seaedge of almost half a kilometer, with 600 meters of them fall on the gorgeous beaches with white fine sand, which is a nice crunches underfoot. Pebble beach is not here.
All coastal destinations in Tunisia aremunicipalities. However, with a few hotels in the country are fixed some parts of the beach. They diligently protected, so the local people to them is almost there. On the coast you can find a cozy cove formed by cliffs, and quiet lagoons.
For Tunisia typical subtropical Mediterranean climate. In the year there falls from 100 mm of rainfall in the south and up to 1,500 mm in the north.
Diving in Tunisia
In Tunisia, there are all conditions for unforgettableDive into the depths. The best place to do this is to drag Tabarka - a coastal city located in the north of Tunisia, near the Algerian border. It is the largest coral reef of the Mediterranean Sea.
When you can swim in Tunisia
The swimming season begins in Tunisia in May, andcompleted in October. Sometimes the season can last until November, but these surprises Tunisian weather presents less frequently. The temperature of the sea in May and October is + 22 ° C, in the remaining months of the season bathing it can reach + 28 ° C.
The average January temperature in the north of Tunisia is + 10 ° C, and in the south - + 21 ° C. In July, a Tunisian air warms up to + 26-33oS.
Visa to Tunisia
To travel to Tunisia should be a citizen of Russiaget a visa. To do this, you must provide the Embassy of this country in a Russian passport, a photograph, medical insurance, invitation or confirmation of booking rooms at the hotel, as well as a completed application form. As a rule, the visa is issued within two to three days.
In Tunisia, there is no hint of the Muslim rigor. Being topless at a local beach and in tight mini in the resort area - in the order of things. However, the city is best to go in a more modest attire.