In mid-August, Tunisia’s destination encountered a significant rush by Algerians. No less than 40,000 Algerian tourists have gone through Oum Teboul’s border post during this weekend.

Oum Teboul’s border post has witnessed an extraordinary influx, having taken this route in two days, 40 000 Algerian holidaymakers. During the weekend, ten thousand vehicles passed through this station.

Among the reasons for the rush, the approach of the end of the summer season and the start of the school year provoked a craze and a growing interest of Algerians for Tunisia.