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Zaghouan Destination Guide

Discover Zaghouan in Tunisia!

Zaghouan in the region of Zaghwān with it's 16,911 habitants is a place located in Tunisia - some 29 mi (or 46 km) South of Tunis, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Zaghouan in Tunisia

Local time in Zaghouan is now 12:44 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Tunis" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Tripoli, Zriba-Village, Tunis, Sousse, Cheylus or Oulad Aissa. When in this area, you might want to check out Zaghouan and Muqran as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

15°C / 59 °F Clear sky
Morning Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Evening Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 90%
Air Pressure 1029.9 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Clear sky

Tuesday, 28th of February 2017
Clear sky, light breeze.
Clear sky Day: 17°C (63 °F)
Night: 13°C (55 °F)
Wednesday, 1st of March 2017
Light rain, fresh breeze, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 18°C (64 °F)
Night: 11°C (53 °F)
Thursday, 2nd of March 2017
Clear sky, light breeze.
Clear sky Day: 18°C (64 °F)
Night: 11°C (52 °F)

Videos

Highlights 4x4 Trip Zriba - Bir Halima 1...

14:01 min ( August 21, 2012 by Ulrich Münstermann)
Views: 153 - Rating: 5/5

The highlights of our off-road trip from Zriba to Bir Halima across the mountains next to Djebel Zaghouan (Zaghouan gouvernorate, Tunisia)

Camping EARTH HOUR 2012 Tunisie - Time L...

01:40 min ( April 11, 2012 by wafa sebri)
Views: 397 - Rating: 5/5

Time Laps réalisé lors du camping organisé par l'Association Tunisienne des Randonneurs Le 31 Mars 2012 Zaghouan --Tunisie Célébration de l'évènement EARTH HOUR 2012 l'Association Tunisienne de...


Zaghouan in Tunisia

03:00 min ( October 18, 2009 by ianjohnson1000)
Views: 4,804 - Rating: 5/5

The Temple of the Waters at Zaghouan in Tunisia, the town and the mountains around Jebel Zaghouan on 26 January 2008

Crossing the street in Bardo near Tunis...

00:59 min ( April 20, 2008 by toddmecklem)
Views: 4,643 - Rating: 5/5

This was near the Bardo Museum. We got off the tram and had to make our way across the wide boulevard. We made it, eventually. Filmed in April 2008 by Todd Mecklem


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Interesting facts about this location

Zaghouan

Zaghwan is a town in the northern half of Tunisia. Situated on a low ridge of the Dorsale Mountains, the town has a mild climate and presents a green aspect. Cold water from here was taken by aqueduct to Carthage. The town is famous for its roses, originally cultivated by Muslim refugees from Spain in the seventeenth century. The town is located around 100 km due south of Tunis and around 50 km inland (west) from the Gulf of Hammamet and has an estimated population of around 16,037 (2004).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.4, 10.14 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Communes of Tunisia, Populated places in Tunisia

Djebel Zaghouan

Djebel Zaghouan is a mountain and the highest point in Eastern Tunisia at 1,295 m. The mountain is located in an area of National Park. The town of Zaghouan is located below on its northern slope. The mountain is the site of a Roman temple known as the Temple de Eaux (Temple of Water) which marks the site of an aqueduct which used to take water to the city of Carthage over 100 km away.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.4, 10.14 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Mountains of Tunisia

Depienne Airfield

Depienne Airfield is a World War II airfield in Tunisia, located approximately 12 km northeast of El Fahs, and 53 km southwest of Tunis. The airfield was first used by the German Luftwaffe in 1941 and 1942, and was captured by the British Army by a parachute attack on 3 December 1942. It was later used by the United States Army Air Force Twelfth Air Force as a B-17 Flying Fortress heavy bomber airfield during the North African Campaign.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.4, 10.14 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces in Tunisia

Sainte Marie du Zit Airfield

Sainte Marie du Zit Airfield is an abandoned military airfield in Zaghwan provience, Tunisia, located about 3 km northeast of Sainte-Marie du Zit; 17 km east-northeast of Zaghouan, and 50 km south of Tunis.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.4, 10.14 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces in Tunisia

Bir Mcherga

Bir Mcherga is a town and commune in the Zaghouan Governorate, Tunisia. As of 2004 it had a population of 7,203.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.4, 10.14 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Communes of Tunisia, Populated places in Tunisia

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