Stroll through the Medina and discover all its narrow streets and an activity of extreme simplicity. Therefore, you must absolutely include it in your holidays plan in Monastir. Feel the spices and be amazed by its colors. Get ready for a walk in what Monastir has more beautiful and more authentic.
THE MEDINA OF MONASTIR AND ITS BEAUTY
As in many cities in the Maghreb, the medinas constantly contain 1001 treasures in a magnificent setting. This is also the case of Monastir. During renovation, Medina’s old district of “Chraga” has been redesigned. Renovation which brings the Tunisian culture to the fore. You can have mint and pine nut teas, as well as traditional dishes from the Tunisian gastronomy at restaurants terraces or cafes.
MOSQUES, HOUSES, BOUTIQUES …
You will find shops where you will be able to admire the Tunisian handicrafts along the narrow streets of Medina in Monastir. You will certainly not resist the idea of buying a leather bag, a ceramic bowl, a wicker basket or a traditional outfit! Get ready to see many nice things and leave with plenty of souvenirs. Our tip: do not forget to negotiate prices! Medina also has mosques and houses whose inhabitants spend time.
Medina is a warm place where excitement is everywhere. A blend of scents, lights, ambience, colors, you might not want to leave! Plus, this is where you can meet locals. A true spectacle that makes the charm of Monastir … in all its simplicity.