Sousse Tourism

Sousse or Soussa (Arabic: سوسة‎‎ , Berber: Susa) is a city in Tunisia, capital of the Sousse Governorate. Located 140 kilometres (87 miles) south of the capital Tunis, the city has 271,428 inhabitants (2014). Sousse is in the central-east of the country, on the Gulf of Hammamet, which is a part of the Mediterranean Sea. The name may be of Berber origin: similar names are found in Libya and in the south of Morocco (Bilād al-Sūs). Its economy is based on transport equipment, processed food, olive oil, textiles and tourism. It is home to the Université de Sousse.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Sousse in Tunisia. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Sousse like a local. To explore Sousse, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

Don't just take a trip, let the trip take you! Have a enjoyable time at Sousse.

  • Know the pollution level of Sousse before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 83.33 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 75 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 62.5 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 100 (Very High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 62.5 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 62.5 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 81.25 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 62.5 (High)
  • How safe is Sousse for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Sousse.

    • Burglary and Theft 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 62.5 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 75 (High)
    • Car Stealing 48.21 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 46.15 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 55.36 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 30.36 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 55.36 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 30.36 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 57.69 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Sousse is 100.82 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 47.16 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 95.79 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 90.23 (Very High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 22.92 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 56.02 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 14.22 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 36.4 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Sousse

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.08 USD
    • International Movie per seat 2.7 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.05 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 56.45 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 38.87 USD

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