Gulf of Hammamet

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Gulf of Hammamet
Gulf of Hammamet is located in Tunisia
Gulf of Hammamet
Gulf of Hammamet
Location in Tunisia
Coordinates36°5′N 10°45′E / 36.083°N 10.750°E / 36.083; 10.750Coordinates: 36°5′N 10°45′E / 36.083°N 10.750°E / 36.083; 10.750
Native nameخليج الحمامات
Ocean/sea sourcesMediterranean
Basin countriesTunisia
Max. length32 km (20 mi)
Max. width75 km (47 mi)

Gulf of Hammamet (Tunisian Arabic: خليج الحمامات‎) is a large gulf in northeastern Tunisia.


The Gulf of Hammamet is located south of the Cap Bon peninsula. To the other side of the Cape Bon Peninsula is the Gulf of Tunis.

Hammamet, a popular vacation resort city, lies at the northwestern edge of the gulf.[2]


  1. ^ GoogleEarth
  2. ^ "Hammamet". Mapcarta. Retrieved 11 November 2016.