Tunisia has a large and dense network of roads between cities. In the north, Tunis is connected to Bizerte. In the south Hammamet, Monastir and Sousse are well connected. The condition of the roads varies from extremely good ones to not so well maintained ones. Travelling with a car hire in Tunisia requires a great deal of attention and concentration from the drivers.
The time difference in Tunisia is Greenwich Mean Time +1 hour (or +2 hours from the last Sunday in March to last Sunday in October). The clocks go forwards and back on the same days as the UK so the time difference between the UK and Tunisia is +1 hour. If you are collecting a car hire at Tunis airport it would be best to alter the time on your watches before you land.
The official language of Tunisia is Arabic. French is also spoken. English is instructed in all schools. Whilst travelling with your Tunisia cheap car hire you may also hear German and Italian spoken.
Tunisia electricity operates on 230 Volts, 50 Hz electricity. The electric plugs have two round pins (as in continental Europe). If you travel to Tunisia with a gadget that does not accept 230 volts at 50 Hz, you will need a voltage converter.
The local currency in Tunisia is the Dinar (TND). You will have no problems locating a ATM machine and money change offices in the cities and main tourist areas.
When planning your holiday be sure to have a look at the following websites to find out Tunisia tourism office locations, places to visit and further information you may need before travelling. Visit the official Tunisia website for holiday ideas.
If your holiday time does not exceed 90 days then you do not need a Tunisia travel visa. Take a look at Tunisia Tourist Visas to choose the one which befits your holiday needs. The British Embassy is located in Tunis. To know more about UK Embassies in Tunisia and other information, visit the website provided.
Before you book your cheap car hire in Tunisia, it's worth having a look through some essential travel information to guide your holiday arrangements.