Port El Kantaoui is located along the central Tunisian coast, just 6 miles north of Sousse. It is one of Tunisia’s most popular beach destinations and a firm favourite with Irish holidaymakers. It is a modern purpose built upmarket resort but has its own distinctive charm nontheless. It is modelled on the French Riviera town of Port Grimaud and built in an Andalucian Moorish style.
Port el Kantaoui is built around a beautiful large marina and flanked by two long stretches of white sandy beach. A popular spot with the Mediterranean jet set flaunting their flashy yachts and enjoying the buzz of the waterfront. The waterfront is the place to be! Port El Kantaoui boasts excellent French, Italian and speciality fish restaurants which are dotted around the marina. Nightlife in Port El Kantaoui is centred around the marina area or in the hotels bars and clubs themselves.
With an annual average of 8 hours sunshine a day Tunisia is the perfect year round destination. Sunway offer a variety of accommodations in Port El Kantaoui ranging from 3* to 4*+ properties. Both hotel and self-catering options are available.
The beaches of Port El Kantaoui are an ideal place for holidaymakers to get their fill of sun and fun on the Mediterranean. North of the marina many beachfront hotels occupy spots on the beach but there are some public areas too. South of the marina is Boujaffar beach. Watersports are readily available on both beaches. Try your hand at paragliding, water skiing, jet skiis or perhaps a leisurely pedalo trip! Open water diving courses are available also. Or if you prefer so see the local fish life from the comfort of a boat take one of the glass bottom trips from the marina.
The hub of activity can be found around the marina with its host of restaurants, cocktails bars and chic boutiques. If you want to a taste of the more traditional and authentic Tunisia the port city of Sousse is approximately a 10 min taxi ride away.
Port el Kantaoui is a family friendly resort. The Aqua Palace waterpark offers a great day out for the family. There is a small zoo in the marina. Or perhaps a visit to Hannibal Park, an amusement park with rollercoaster amongst other fun rides! Golf is a very popular activity in Tunisia. Port El Kanaoui has 2 fine courses to choose from. All in all you are certain to find something to suit your fancy in this popular beach resort town and Sunway can take you there!