Featuring a population of 3,551, Korbous is nestled in the Nabeul Governorate in Tunisia. It lies on the CapBon Peninsula and is beautifully set in the deep narrow valley that opens to the sea close to Sidi Rais village. Korbous is recognized as a health resort as Tunisians believe that the water here has health giving properties such as curing arthritis and gastric aliments.
Places to visit in Korbous
If you have ever dreamed of lounging around in a sea side town that looks everything that you may have imagined from a fairy tale then Korbous should definitely make your bucket list of an unquenchable wanderlust. There are so many things to do in Korbous, most of which take a couple of visits to the area to be explored. It would be a mistake to underestimate this town for its relatively small size. With a rich history, and a preserved heritage, the coastal town is one of the special and unique places around the world that you may ever get to visit. The first thing among the tons of things to do in Korbous, is hit the sun kissed beach. Tourists and locals are always crowded around the bayside area of this city, just wiggling your feet in the grainy damp sand can do wonders for the fatigue one feels after a long journey. And if you are on vacation, this is the perfect way to kick start an experience that can go on to become a wonderful memory. There are so many things to do in Korbous including the soothing time spent at the renowned Korbous spa, visiting the Ain Echifaa, hiking around the cliffs overlooking the Tunis Bay, and so much more that will treat your imagination.
People mostly frequent to the area for a vacation break, this is one of the reasons how the city’s spas have become so popular out of all the other avenues that the region has to offer. But do not let this mislead you; there are still tons of places to visit in Korbous. The city of Korbous is situated exactly 60 km from Hammame and Tunis. Currently it boasts of around 3500 inhabitants. The charm of the city is not lost on the people who have lived here all their lives. It may not seem like it from photographs and images in brochures but the place is perched on top of a particular hill that falls in the Cap Bon region. Because there are so many things to do in Korbous, it is regarded by many as a health resort. The hot springs here have sulphurous chloride, which are beneficial in the treatment of conditions like Arthritis, Acne, allergic dermatitis, Bronchitis, Herniated Disc, Sciatica etc. Don’t forget to make a day trip to these spas a part of all the things to do in Korbous.