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this is not Marcus Aurelius Arch

this picture is not the Marcus Aurelius arch in Tripoli this is the Septimus sevirus arch in Leptis... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Samehliverpool65
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Tripoli, Libya
Impressive

A good starting point for a walk thru the streets of the Old City ending up at the main square. And... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2017
MJS1966
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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

this picture is not the Marcus Aurelius arch in Tripoli this is the Septimus sevirus arch in Leptis Magna very nice place to visit about 120 KM from Tripoli huge city with museum you need 3 hours to see the hall city

Thank Samehliverpool65
Reviewed 21 May 2017

A good starting point for a walk thru the streets of the Old City ending up at the main square. And a glimpse of what you can see if you head out to Leptis Magna.

Thank MJS1966
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Hi everybody it's me again The Roman town 2000 years ago. It is dutifully preserved by the locals and curators .Oh really It's fantastic arch while dining at the very nearby restaurant all evening long These Effects still tell stories about the distant past .

Thank SALAH M
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Back in 2010/11 we would often walk to the arch which is right next to the Medina. There was a large old turtle tied off to the side of the arch. Roman ruins in Libya rival any in the world. (Tripadvisor form does not allow...More

Thank RandRabroad
Reviewed 11 October 2016

The site gave me a POV on how a Roman town looked like 2000 years ago. It is dutifully preserved by the locals and curators despite having ongoing civil disputes.

Thank KrisTope
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This arch has been covered by sand for more than 1000 years and for this reason it's status of preservation is excellent. Back in 2011, before the war in Libya, the monument was all yours as also at that time there were rarely any tourist...More

Thank michaelnigg
Reviewed 19 April 2016

There is a restaurant, can have dinner watchin the arc and the moon, wooowwwwwww was there with my wife nad was very romantic, if you go to Tripoly, try to go there, the food was acceptable, but the place oustanding

Thank josetrujil
Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

It is a piece of historic ruins from Roman era . It is a beautiful architectural arch. Located in old city of Tripoli. Nice

Thank HishamR73
Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

I have been in the place with one customer from Denmark during 2003. ، it was nice quite place ,, the food was so delicious , kind professional staff , wonderful view , price was reasonable. My customer was so grateful bcoz I choose the...More

Thank Mohammed E
Reviewed 18 March 2015

if you're visiting Tripoli this is one of the places you need to see, we were lucky to meet one of the locals who resides in the old city, he kindly showed us around and took us to places inside the old city I have...More

1  Thank Rajaa K
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