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Too expensive

A well-restored kasbah, but entrance fee is charged (14 Dinar per person - and we were never given... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Alex J
,
Athens, Greece
Relive history

A very nice and traditional area its like going back in history. The old buildings, cobbled streets... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2017
UBrummyZ
,
Birmingham, United Kingdom
via mobile
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“buy something” (2 reviews)
“history” (7 reviews)
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Hammamet, Tunisia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A well-restored kasbah, but entrance fee is charged (14 Dinar per person - and we were never given a receipt) which is somewhat high, given what you get to see: some pictures of the kasbah in the past (no English) and the opportunity to take...More

Thank Alex J
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

A very nice and traditional area its like going back in history. The old buildings, cobbled streets are filled with olden charm and tradition.

Thank UBrummyZ
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Lots to do and see with markets , shops , street food and café. The place is like a maze and was fun to walk. would highly recommend it

Thank ish986
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Great little Medina and nice streets Not so busy during downturn currently in 2017 Please buy something - merchants and people are struggling Clean nice view of history and how people used to live

2  Thank mahdint
Reviewed 18 February 2017

It's lots of fun to wander in here. Yes, shop keepers want you to come and buy stuff--that is how they live. You have to bargain. Don't be shocked, it's part of the experience. Take your time and cut the price in half. Change the...More

Thank tkhazem
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Busy, colourful, a must for anyone shopping or who just wants a taste of Tunisian life. Go with the right mindset, enjoy it. Don't go if you are in a hurry! Beautiful buildings, a very traditional atmosphere. So much to see.

Thank Jo W
Reviewed 12 September 2015

lot of bargains to be had leather bags large £6 shoes leather £10 carpet £5 the only down side is you get a lot of hassle because the men stand in front of there shops and try and get you in to there shops they...More

Thank larraine81249
Reviewed 30 August 2015

Typically quaint Arabic town but not much to see or do, perhaps because we were visiting in early December.

Thank Mikey27747
Reviewed 16 August 2015

was afraid of being intimidated but really enjoyed the banter and bought at my rates ,i think lol.suggest silly price then play along the game

Thank putty2014
Reviewed 16 July 2015

Dirty, Scary, Pushy. The whole area is the pits and the sheer volume of people claiming to be the chef from my hotel was incredible. I will never go back to Tunisia

Thank Craig-Wilson-Hornsea
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L7087PRstephenb
25 September 2017|
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Response from UBrummyZ | Reviewed this property |
Yes visiting kasbah is free. Taxi / transport, eating out and shopping will need to be paid for.
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