Where is Monastir Located?
The coastal city of Monastir is located in the South of the Gulf of Hammamet, about 160 kilometers South of Tunis and was built on the ruins of the ancient Phoenician-Roman city of Ruspina.
What Country is Monastir in?
The town takes its name from a monastery built in 797 for protection against Nomads. The deep blue Mediterranean Sea, azure skies, breathtaking scenery, warm people and a wonderful seafront promenade with numerous cafes and Restaurants give this place its special charm.
In Monastir there is a Mediterranean and arid climate, that is, you expect long sunshine and little precipitation. The temperature fluctuations between summer and Winter are very low, so the climate is fairly balanced throughout the year. Best travel time: June to September.