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Wonderful town by the sea

Sidi Bou Said is unfortunately so underrated. It’s such a pretty blue and white village by the... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2017
Zurich, Switzerland
via mobile
Blue & white color architecture,Mediterranean sea

We drove here by our rented car by using waze and there's ample parking as we arrive around 10am in... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2017
kuala lumpur
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Avenue 14 Janvier, Sidi Bou Said 2026, Tunisia
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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Sidi Bou Said is unfortunately so underrated. It’s such a pretty blue and white village by the Mediterranean sea. The doors are particularly beautiful with so many different motifs.

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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

We drove here by our rented car by using waze and there's ample parking as we arrive around 10am in the morning . We love this place , it's relaxing and chilling to walk around here , shopping for souvenirs is so comfortable here at...More

2  Thank kenkeh
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Sidi Bou Said is a very beautiful city located at the North East of Tunisia. The village is painted on blue and white. Close to the sea. It's very calm and quiet. You can visit Carthage from there, 5 minutes by train. Very special and...More

2  Thank Cinta Q
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

This cute village full of little shops, coffee places, and street food I highly recommend to try traditional donut which they make and the street and mint tea.

1  Thank Guzelia Z
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We spent an early evening strolling through this enchanting nook and were all charmed. We scoped out some shops we wanted to return to the next day. We saw the sunset at the overlook just under the Villa bleu and had post sunset drinks and...More

1  Thank ciararivera
Reviewed 6 August 2017

This little town is so special. The colours are absolutely wonderfull! So special and peaceful. Definately visit this place when in the neighbourhood.

5  Thank Christophe W
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

With its two dominant beautiful blue and white... This beautiful town is twenty minutes drive from the capitol... Offers beautiful scenery... Good shops for some hot beverages... And a walk to remember... Unfortunately some locals are destroying the image of this beautiful place... By giving...More

3  Thank BATTIKHI78
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Sisi Bou Said is a beautiful city and a must visit if you are in Tunis. The blue and white houses are a dreamy landscape and the views on the gulf is perfect. Try the bambalouni!

2  Thank Lautaro A
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Once you visit this picturesque place you would always want to come back. The place is exceptionally fun and provides a unique getaway. Sidi Bou Said is located on top of a steep cliff, overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. The view from Sidi Bou Said is...More

2  Thank Asiyah Noemi K
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I visited at night and the view along with the starry sky was simply breathtaking. I loved this experience and can't wait to go back again!

1  Thank stacey3562
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