Tunis

Tunis is the capital of . With a population of around two million inhabitants. There are quite a few must-see attractions, especially if you include the ruins of , which are easily accessed from here, and the Punic ports are interesting, too.
Photo: Citizen59, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

City gate
, also known as Porte De France, is a city gate in Tunis, the capital of . Photo: Dennis Jarvis, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Theatre
The in was first opened on November 20, 1902 and currently showcases opera, ballet, symphonic concerts and dramas featuring numerous Tunisian, Arab and international actors. Photo: Jean-Pierre Dalbéra, CC BY 2.0.

Church
The Cathedral of St. Vincent de Paul is a Roman Catholic church located in Tunis, . Photo: Bgag, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
, is an old palace in the . Photo: Alpha bakemono, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
The is the medina quarter of Tunis, the capital of . Photo: Raspail, Public domain.

Town
is a town and commune in the , . Photo: Citizen59, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
is a district of Tunis, the capital of .

Tunis

Latitude
36.8002° or 36° 48' 0.7" north
Longitude
10.1858° or 10° 11' 8.8" east
Open Location Code
8F8GR52P+38
Population
728,000
IATA airport code
TUN
United Nations Location Code
TN TUN
Elevation
23 metres (75 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 27564968
Geo­Names ID
2464470
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Tunes
  • Achinese: Tunis
  • Adyghe: Тунис
  • Afrikaans: Tunis
  • Albanian: Tunis
  • Albanian: Tuniz
  • Albanian: Tunizia
  • Amharic: ቱኒስ
  • Arabic: Tunis
  • Arabic: تونس
  • Arabic: تونس العاصمة
  • Arabic: مدينة تونس
  • Aragonese: Túniz
  • Armenian: Թունիս
  • Arpitan: Tunis
  • Asturian: Túnez
  • Avaric: Tunus
  • Azerbaijani: Tunis
  • Bashkir: Тунис
  • Basque: Tunis
  • Basque: Tunisia
  • Belarusian: Туніс (горад)
  • Belarusian: Туніс
  • Bengali: তিউনিস
  • Bosnian: Tunis
  • Breton: Tuniz
  • Bulgarian: Тунис
  • Burmese: တူနီးရှားနိုင်ငံ
  • Catalan: Tunis
  • Catalan: Tunísia
  • Cebuano: Tunis (ulohang dakbayan sa Tunisia)
  • Cebuano: Tunis
  • Central Kurdish: توونس
  • Chechen: Тунис
  • Chinese: Tunis
  • Chinese: 突尼斯
  • Chinese: 突尼斯市
  • Chuvash: Тунис
  • Corsican: Tunisi
  • Croatian: Tunis
  • Czech: Tunis
  • Danish: Tunis
  • Dutch: Tunis
  • Egyptian Arabic: تونس
  • Esperanto: Tunizo
  • Estonian: Tunis
  • Extremaduran: Túnis
  • Fiji Hindi: Tunis
  • Finnish: Tunis
  • French: Tunis
  • Galician: Tunes
  • Georgian: ტუნისი
  • German: Tunis
  • Greek: Τύνιδα
  • Gujarati: ટ્યૂનિસ
  • Haitian: Tinis
  • Hakka Chinese: Tunis
  • Hausa: Tunis
  • Hebrew: תוניס
  • Hindi: टूनिस
  • Hindi: ट्यूनिस
  • Hindi: तूनिस
  • Hungarian: Tunisz
  • Icelandic: Túnis
  • Ido: Tunis
  • Inari Sami: Tunis
  • Indonesian: Tunis
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Tunis
  • Interlingue: Tunis
  • Irish: Túinis
  • Italian: Tunisi
  • Japanese: チュニス
  • Javanese: Tunis
  • Kabiyè: Tunisi
  • Kabyle: Tunes tamaneɣt
  • Kalmyk: Тунисин Орн
  • Kannada: ಟುನೀಶಿಯ
  • Kannada: ಟ್ಯುನಿಸ್
  • Kazakh: Тунис (қала)
  • Kazakh: Тунис
  • Kazakh: Тунис қаласы
  • Kirghiz: Тунис шаары
  • Kongo: Tunis
  • Korean: 뜌니스
  • Korean: 튀니스
  • Kotava: Tunus
  • Kurdish: Tûnis
  • Latin: Tunes
  • Latvian: Tunisa
  • Ligurian: Tùnixi
  • Lithuanian: Tunisas
  • Lombard: Tünis
  • Luxembourgish: Tunis
  • Macedonian: Тунис
  • Malagasy: Tunis
  • Malay: Tunis
  • Malayalam: ടൂണിസ്സ്
  • Marathi: ट्युनिस
  • Min Dong Chinese: Tunis
  • Min Nan Chinese: Tunis
  • Mingrelian: ტუნისი
  • Mongolian: Тунис
  • Mongolian: Тунис хот
  • Moroccan Arabic: تونس
  • Moroccan Arabic: تونس لعاصمة
  • Nepali: ट्युनिस
  • Northern Frisian: Tunis
  • Norwegian: Tunis
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Tunis
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Tunis
  • Novial: Tunis
  • Occitan (post 1500): Tunis
  • Occitan (post 1500): Tunisia
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܬܘܢܣ
  • Ossetian: Тунис
  • Panjabi: ਤੂਨਿਸ
  • Papiamento: Tunis
  • Persian: تونس
  • Piemontese: Tùnis
  • Pitcairn-Norfolk: Tunis
  • Polish: Tunis
  • Portuguese: Tunes
  • Portuguese: Túnis
  • Pushto: تونس ښار
  • Quechua: Tunis
  • Romanian: Tunis
  • Romanian: Tunisia
  • Russian: Тунис
  • Santali: ᱴᱩᱱᱤᱥ
  • Santali: ᱴᱭᱩᱱᱤᱥ
  • Sardinian: Tùnisi
  • Scots: Tunis
  • Scottish Gaelic: Tunis
  • Serbian: Tunis
  • Serbian: Тунис
  • Serbo-Croatian: Tunis
  • Shona: Tunis
  • Sicilian: Tùnisi
  • Silesian: Tůńis
  • Sinhala: ටියුනිස්
  • Slovak: Tunis
  • Slovenian: Tunis
  • Somali: Tunis
  • South Azerbaijani: تونس (شهر)
  • South Azerbaijani: تونس
  • Spanish: Tunez
  • Spanish: Túnez
  • Swahili: Tunis
  • Swedish: Tunis
  • Swiss German: Tunis
  • Tagalog: Tunis
  • Tajik: Тунис
  • Tamil: டுனிஸ்
  • Tamil: டூநீஸ்
  • Tamil: தூனிஸ்
  • Tatar: Тунис
  • Telugu: ట్యూనిస్
  • Thai: ตูนิส
  • Tibetan: ཊུ་ནིསི།
  • Tosk Albanian: Tunis
  • Turkish: Tunus
  • Turkmen: Tunis
  • Twi: Tunis
  • Udmurt: Тунис
  • Uighur: تۇنىس شەھىرى
  • Ukrainian: Туніс
  • Upper Sorbian: Tunis
  • Urdu: تونس شہر
  • Uzbek: Tunis
  • Venetian: Túnixi
  • Veps: Tunis
  • Vietnamese: Tunis
  • Waray (Philippines): Tunis
  • Welsh: Tiwnis
  • Welsh: Tunisia
  • Western Frisian: Tunis
  • Western Mari: Тунис
  • Western Panjabi: ٹیونس نگر
  • Wolof: Tunis
  • Wu Chinese: 突尼斯市
  • Yakut: Тунис
  • Yiddish: טוניס
  • Yoruba: Tunis
  • Yue Chinese: 突尼斯
  • Tunis-Ville

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