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Mahdia's Old Town

Mahdia, Tunisia
+216 58 873 814
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Nice small old town

The old town in Mahdia is not very big but it is very nice. There are the typical narrow streets... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2018
gzau
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San Diego, California
very nice city

mahdia is very nice city and very very quiet the citizen is very kind and like to help all all... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
tounsi a
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This beautiful and historic town on Tunisia’s east coast is well preserved in parts, carefully restored in others. The old quarter is dominated by the rebuilt Central Mosque.
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“on foot” (2 reviews)
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Mahdia, Tunisia
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Reviewed 13 January 2018

The old town in Mahdia is not very big but it is very nice. There are the typical narrow streets and blue windows and doors. There is a great tree covered plaza where you can get food and coffee. It is a nice quiet place.

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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

mahdia is very nice city and very very quiet the citizen is very kind and like to help all all things around is cheap. you can take train to go to monastir or sousse it's 2 nice city also

1  Thank tounsi a
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Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Drove around the old fortification and around the point longing the beach. Must have been pretty in the past. Would recommend only to drive, since there isn't too much to see on foot.

1  Thank Yannick S
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

The City is so calm and warm, the old city is really amazing and clean, with lot of historical properties, the beach is awesome with lot of amazing views

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Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

The Old Town -Medina is beautiful to see. It's nice to see Mosque. The cemetary is very interesting too. It's so different from our cemetaries. The view if the sea is so beautiful.

1  Thank Lenka M
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Reviewed 18 August 2016

You can enjoy a half-day walk throw this old downtown. Lot of nice food suppliers and some cafe in old fashioned style.

1  Thank Zied_Dahmani
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Reviewed 7 August 2016

I went to the old medina with my family as my wife needed to buy some souvenirs and we bought plenty of since the prices were moderate

2  Thank Ahmed J
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

Delicious teas, spices, bazaars, temperature high but comfortable with breeze off sea. While waiting for family, store owner provided a chair and a bottle of water.

1  Thank Marilyn P
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Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

This place has good Islamic architecture but women be aware as the men on the streets and everywhere else apart from our hotel were very rude and looking down on women. They were trying to sell us Saffron and carpets as would not leave us...More

1  Thank pooja02
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Reviewed 19 June 2016

i had the chance to rent a guest house for the week there and it was fantastic. the locals were so nice and made us want to come back that's for sure

1  Thank marco s
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