Attraction Details

Monastir, Tunisia

Monastir
Monastir from the Ribat tower
Monastir from the Ribat tower
Official seal of Monastir
Seal
Monastir from space
Monastir from space
Monastir is located in Tunisia
Monastir
Monastir
Location in Tunisia
view on map
Country Tunisia
Governorate Monastir
Population (2014)
 • Total 104,535
Time zone CET (UTC1)
ZIP code 5000
Area code(s) 73

Monastir also called Mistir (Tunisian Arabic: ?  Monastir / Mistir, from the Greek µast "Hermit's Cell, monastery"), is a city on the central coast of Tunisia, in the Sahel area, (20 km south of Sousse and 162 km south of Tunis). Traditionally a fishing port, Monastir is now a major tourist resort. Its population is about 104,535. It is the capital of Monastir Governorate.

Leave a comment


Name
Email
Comments

User Comments