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Half-Day City Tour of Tunis
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Bardo Museum and Medina Guided Half-Day Tour in Tunis
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The city’s old quarter hearkens back to the opulence once prevalent from the 12th to the 16th century.
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  • Very good42%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“narrow streets” (16 reviews)
“be careful” (15 reviews)
“shop owners” (11 reviews)
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Tunis, Tunisia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We loved it here but be careful. If you go out at night, make sure you are back early as some of the doors in the Medina are shut and you cannot always find your way back! It is really a labyrinth!

Thank clueyvooton
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Medina is the central traditional market of Tunis. It is a bit of a maze with small streets/alleys criss crossing eachother. It is lined with shops, cafes, restaurants and some very good restaurants are there. There are different souks inside the medina that focus...More

Thank gzau
Reviewed 1 week ago

For those who've visited markets in Morocco and Egypt, this Medina will probably be somewhat of a let-down. There are two main lanes with shops (one is more touristy); multiple narrow souqs verge off left and right and allow for some lovely possibilities of meandering...More

Thank Alex J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Big medina with beautiful architecture. Lots of places to rest weary feet and enjoy local food or drink. Friendly sales people no hassle. Perhaps not the best deals in Tunisia but good quality compared to other medinas. Doesn’t really get started until 9.30 or 10...More

Thank streakey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Knowing they are trying to con you out of your pocket money think the price should be two thirds less than what they propose and walk on by. It takes several forays to begin to be able to even look at places you want to...More

1  Thank Sheri L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the oldest medina in the world. Its more than millennial charming site marries wonderfully what is best in Eastern and Western cultures. As you walk through these streets and alleys, you will be completely disconnected from the present and your spirit...More

Thank Jeunes M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The medina is easy to walk around, rather compact with a few interesting shops. The people are nice and willing to talk and show you additional items

Thank jettag1950
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Old Medina: even though many areas are undergoing renovation, the spirit of the place is left untouched, wander off its tiny streets, and watch the busy life of people passing by. As all the souks, you have different areas dedicated to each type of product:...More

Thank HARBeirut
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Medina in Arabic means the city, Tunis old city came to spot light upon those who ruled the area called by (Mehdies or Hafseis) between the 12th & 16th century in which the city gained its power and fame as one of the leading Islamic...More

1  Thank BasharAyyash
Reviewed 22 November 2017

It might scare those who are more fearfull, but I found it safe! It is tight,narrow, filled with people, shops, places to eat, smoke Shisha... You'll be able to find good things at nice prices, after some bargaining ;D

Thank RubenSantos
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TravelAudM
28 September 2016|
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Response from Judy I | Reviewed this property |
I did not notice the shops being closed. I was there on weekends though. It is definitely a wonderful place to visit in Tunis!
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hlchipman
27 July 2016|
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Response from NadhirMindfreak | Reviewed this property |
It's just called "al medina" pick up any taxi, or ask anyone and he'll show you the way.
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Short P
12 August 2015|
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Response from s G | Reviewed this property |
Most of the better hotels have access to them. The "gem" of Tunis is Carthage and the museum there. Great restaurants in Carthage as well. Enjoy.
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