Ancient capital of the Fatamid dynasty
Late deals to Mahdia offer a wealth of history and culture and are perfect should you want to explore, if you prefer to relax it is also a great setting to just chill out on one of the fine beaches.
Mahdia is located on the east coast of Tunisia between Sousse and Sfax on the Mediterranean coast and has a typical Mediterranean climate. The summers are hot and dry with temperatures reaching in excess of thirty two degrees Celsius while the winter season brings more rain and mild temperatures of around sixteen degrees Celsius which makes it an attractive destination for that winter break for some sunshine.
Mahdia is located in a sheltered position on a small rocky peninsular with probably the finest beaches in Tunisia. The beaches are outstanding for swimming, relaxing and water sports. Late deals to Mahdia present the clear, turquoise waters of the Mediterranean with the gentle breeze off the coast making water sports a favourite in this area.
Last minute deals to Mahdia offer modern, and luxury accommodation along the beachfront. The entertainment is focused around the beachfront area with most of the entertainment provided by the resort hotels, although if you want to sample some of the traditional Tunisian lifestyle, you can seek out the un-commercialised town with local cafes, bars and restaurants around the harbour. Mahdia today is the largest fishing port of Tunisia, a third of the country’s catch lands here and is also processed in the factories in and around the port.
Quick Mahdia Tips
Mahdia holidays will see you landing at Enfidha Airport (NBE)
Transfers from Enfidha Airport to Mahdia take approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes
The currency needed for Mahdia holidays is the Tunisian Dinar
Tunisia operates a closed currency so you must change your money in resort at either a bank or your hotel reception, it's advisable not to change too much as there is only one bank at the airport to change notes back so try to spend it all while you are there!
You do not need a visa for holidays to Mahdia, however you will need to fill in a landing card which the cabin crew will organise before you land. Remember to keep the part that passport control give you back as you will need this on departure
Colourful markets, watersports and diving
No holiday to Mahdia would be complete without visiting the Medina (Old Town). Mahdia was once Tunisia’s capital city and offers so much to discover in the Medina. The Medina is surrounded by ancient walls and you enter through an enormous sixteenth century gate. Once in the Medina you will discover a whole world of history and culture from the tenth century Central Mosque with its amazing architecture to the remains of the ancient fortress.
When taking in all of the history, it is well worth a trip to see the Cape Africa Lighthouse and the brilliant Sailors Cemetery. Mahdia holidays will offer the charm, tradition and culture of the area wandering around the narrow cobbled lanes of the old town to relaxing in the peaceful setting of the beautiful beaches, so whatever your needs and requirements for a holiday destination, late deals to Mahdia will suit all. Book your last minute bargain holidays to Mahdia online at Latedeals.co.uk.
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Even if you are staying all inclusive it's worth a trip into the old town to get the true feel of Tunisia. Soak up the sights, the sounds and the smells of life today whilst appreciating the culture and history of life gone by.
Head into Monastir and the beautiful marina area where you can relax, enjoy a meal and watch the boats bobbing gently in the glorious Tunisian sunshine.