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In a lush and beautiful setting. 10 Dh entrance fee. Under renovation. You must See the Islamic complex, which houses a Big group of storks.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Leipzig, Germany
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Chellah is a typical Roman ruin- similar to those you find throughout Italy and in Rome especially. In that regard, it's nothing special, except for the additional ruins dating back to the 1400's that were built side by side with the ruins. There's hundreds of storks nesting in the area, and they make for a pretty amazing site.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

In a lush and beautiful setting. 10 Dh entrance fee. Under renovation. You must See the Islamic complex, which houses a Big group of storks.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Chellah is a beautiful ruin, and what's so special about it is the freedom you have as a visitor to explore it! Surrounded by a wall, Chellah allows you a moment of peace from the bustling city. I can't remember - it's either free or very cheap to enter. And gorgeous!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My favorite tourist attraction in Rabat! This place is amazing, so many photo opportunities and such a cultural experience. Also there are storks and their nests about the ruins! A must see.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Chellah is fairly close to the heart of Rabat so it's worth a quick visit. In addition to the ruins, there's a spring-fed creek and a mini-oasis on the grounds. And, depending when you visit, you'll see countless storks flying about while building nests.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting archeological site containing a variety of levels of ancient civilisations. A bit haphazard,no facilities other than toilets.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is in the outskirts of Rabat, and consists of both Roman and 14th century Merenid ruins. When one enters, the Roman ruins are on the left and the Merenid on the right. The Arabic ruins are better preserved, and you can walk through a multitude of different rooms, as well as a small garden. An interesting feature is all... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is good for date nights or grown up dinner, not for kids. The food is good, atmosphere is very cozy. Good service. There is a band and nice music. They serve alcohol as well.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing and interesting historical place, I consider it as a must-see spot once you're in Rabat city.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are ancient Roman ruins combined with an ancient Mausoleum. Today, there are some jazz events organized out here, or you can come and walk around the grounds for 10dh. There may be a few men near the entrance tempting to guide you around, but I find it's more peaceful to wander without them. There is an old cistern housing... More 

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