Car rental in Tunisia
Tips for driving your rental car in Tunisia
If you're travelling to Tunisia, a rental car is the best way to reach all the spots this country has to offer. Tunisia is a very interesting country to explore and its capital city Tunis counts 767629 inhabitants. In Tunis hosts 7.1% of the entire country's population, which counts over 10840000 inhabitants. In Tunisia the language spoken most widespread is Arabic but people also speak French. The time zone in Tunisia is GMT+01:00 so make sure you adjust your watch at landing. We suggest adjusting your watch before take-off to help conquer jetlag! The electric plug type in Tunisia is C / E and the electric voltage is 230 V, so it could be a good idea to bring an adapter with you to protect your devices' lifetime. The calling code in Tunisia is +216, make sure you note this down as it can come useful at times.
More travel information about Tunisia
With a fuel cost in Tunisia averaging at 0.93 USD, driving around the country won't break the bank. Tunisia shares its land borders with Algeria and Libya, which mean there are plenty of road trip options for travellers wishing to explore a little further. Before crossing any border, please make sure that this is in line with the terms and conditions of your car rental as these might vary according to the supplier you rent your car from. The roads stretch for 19418, 357 of which motorways, which ranks Tunisia as the 113th country in the world with the longest road system. This amount of road will let you drive across the country and discover its wonders, secret spots and the delicious local tastes. Please note that in Tunisia there is a Right-hand traffic law - it's important to know that the currency is the Tunisian dinar (TND). Speed limits in town are 50-70 km/h and on motorways they are 110 km/h. Bear in mind that in Tunisia, speaking on the phone while driving is allowed therefore we recommend caution at any time.
UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Tunisia
Tunisia boasts eight UNESCO sites which confirm this country's important heritage. Those who visit this country for leisure certainly can't miss these spots. The top UNESCO sites are: Medina of Tunis (cultural) and Archaeological Site of Carthage (cultural).