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Tripoli's Medina

Off Green Square, Tripoli, Libya
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If you like to walk through bazaars, this is worth your time. Shops offer gold, clothes, antiques... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jackie J
via mobile
lovely city

I like Tripoli Medina So much, all in a friendly and very nice people ,a very beautiful... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2017
Tripoli, Libya
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Mosques and homes vie for space with shops and stalls in this bustling marketplace, accessible via the Green Square.
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good48%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“clock tower” (3 reviews)
“old city” (4 reviews)
“copper” (3 reviews)
Off Green Square, Tripoli, Libya
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you like to walk through bazaars, this is worth your time. Shops offer gold, clothes, antiques, rugs, copper articles and other unique items.

Thank Jackie J
Reviewed 22 January 2017

I like Tripoli Medina So much, all in a friendly and very nice people ,a very beautiful weather.It's the heart of tripoli ,a historical place,You can really feel what's Libya culture and tradition,alot of leather,copper,gold and silver market Plus there are alot of nice cafes...More

2  Thank SALAH M
Reviewed 12 August 2016

As part of the city centre, It won't be hard not to noticed the Medina..You can really feel the vibe of what's Libya's culture and tradition! Favorite spot is the Casa Cafe!

Thank heytravel2016
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

You can't come to Tripoli without visiting this place. You can find authentic traditional clothes, gold, jewelry and souvenirs. Cafe Casa in within walking distance and plenty of old cafes that offer shisha all over the medina. Enjoy the old buildings and beautiful atmosphere and...More

Thank aladinno
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

It is very attractive place where everything local there clothes,antiques and food . And there is a huge market for jewelry being sold ...

Thank HishamR73
Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

This is my place of birth , of course it means great thing to me , also have a very old nice memories , the place need a lot of attention from local authorities to take care about the area which mean a lot for...More

Thank Mohammed E
Reviewed 9 September 2015

The Zintain rule this lovely area of Tripoli. Escalation into full chaos, fraction fighting and the Taliban all rolled into one lovely adventure. God bless em and hopefully one day Tripoli will be back to normal.

Thank jeffhail
Reviewed 30 January 2015

Literally it is the Heart of the Tripoli, if you haven't been to Medina, you havent been to Tripoli. Hopefully one of those days, sooner rather than later it will be open for tourists again.

Thank amyagkiy m
Reviewed 12 February 2014

I love the Medina. So much to see and do. All in a friendly and hassle free atmosphere. The majority of North African countries I have visited I have always grown tired of the constant hassle from salesman/hawkers. Tripoli is totally different and I was...More

2  Thank Chris L
Reviewed 25 November 2013

Loads of interesting little shops, I particularly like the copper beaters alley. Hidden away down there you will find some wonderful junk shops!. Be prepared to haggle and come away with a bargain. Awesome gold souk, go at night when the lights are on, stunning.

1  Thank saloua
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