Tourism

Visiting Tunisia’s old Medina – the historical district of the Tunis – is considered one of the most beautiful medinas in the Arab world. Located in the old city (the Medina), the Souks offer a selection of objects of unsurpassed beauty…

Currency

The national currency is the Dinar (TND). One Euro is approximately equivalent to 3.4 TND and one US dollar to 3 TND. Traveller’s checks and credit cards are also accepted and money can be withdrawn with credit cards at banks or directly…

Climate

Situated within the subtropical zone of the Mediterranean, the Tunisian climate is a mixture of that of the Mediterranean and of Africa. In the south, regions have just two seasons – a long, hot summer followed by a brief season of rain –…

Travel

The main international airport in Tunisia is Tunis-Carthage Airport (airport code TUN) located four kilometers from the capital city of Tunis, Tunisia. The airport is named after the historical center of Carthage that sits just north of the…

Visa

A visa is required for citizens from some countries. However, nationals from most EU countries, USA, Canada, etc. do not need a visa. Please consult the nearest Tunisian consulate or embassy office for entry requirements. Generally, to get…

Overview

Welcome to OPTISUD This conference is organized by the Optical Society of Tunisia under the cosponsorship and endorsement of the ICO, IUPAP, ICTP, OSA, SPIE, and ALC. The conference will take place at Ramada Plaza Hotel, Carthage, Tunis,…