Header image  
Information portal of the North of Tunis  
line decor
en fr   
line decor



La Goulette

Google maps: 36°50'06"N 10°14'20"E
Population: 28.400 inhabitants

The foundation of the town of La Goulette is dated to the conquest of Hassan Ibn Noomane. The Kasbah fortress was built in 1535 by Charles I of Spain but was captured by the Ottoman Turks in 1574. La Goulette links the Gulf of Tunis and Lake Tunis, which gave the position and role of city ​​a civilizational dimension whose importance is confirmed during the 18th and 19th century and especially during the protectorate period during which La Goulette has become a center of economic, political and military.


Today La Goulette occupies the same position it has enjoyed in times past. La Goulette is an important modern passenger and cargo port.

Best Touristic Attractions

How to go there

La Goulette is placed approximately 10 km to East from Tunis Carthage International Airport, 14 km to North-East from the capital of Tunis. La Goulette is connected with the capital and major cities in the region by subway TGM and wide network of bus routes.



Actual weaher situation here link.

Do you want to check current arrivals and departures to Tunis - Carthage International Airport. Check here link.

Do you want to visit official website of La Goulette Municipality? Click here link.

Webdesign: PJG
GAMMARTH WEB (c) 2008-2021,
All rights reserved