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Address: Fort, Houmt Souk, Djerba Island, Tunisia

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Fort Mustapha

Interesting place to walk around for an hour, You can sometimes see flamingos off to the side too. A must if you are in Houm Souk.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 21, 2015
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Newark, UK
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Newark, UK
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Interesting place to walk around for an hour, You can sometimes see flamingos off to the side too. A must if you are in Houm Souk.

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Chingford London
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46 reviews 46 reviews
14 attraction reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Really enjoyed this. It is the old Fort overlooking the harbour. It is now ruins, but was very interesting to walk around and see the views.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

This looks like it could be a fantastic place to visit. The views from here are nice and we enjoyed it. We were a little disappointed that the signs are only in French and Arabic so we could not tell what we were looking at - this made it feel like a wasted trip as we could not appreciate the... More 

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Almada, Portugal
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Close to Djerba Marina, you can get a wonderful sightseeing over Mediterranean Sea and a nice time by visiting one of the oldest monuments of Djerba. Since you well be close to the marina I also recommend that you take a trip on a pirate boat or that you visit Houmt Souk's market.

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Paris, France
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Let's just say that if you skip this place on your trip is not at all a big loss.. We had some problems with a few locals, the area around Fort Ghazi not safe enough for tourists

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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

My boyfriend really enjoyed this and got some great photos of the views from the top of the fort. A lot of things to look at like the marble ruins statues when you walk through the door. Only problem is the writing on the pictures explaining what happened is not in english.

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bristol UK
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

I went here at the hottest part of the day when the temperature was 40c and appreciated the coolness if the interior. Lots if step to climb but fairly well preserved.

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Tunis, Tunisia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Photogenic fort, nice views. Good if you have small boys with you as they love all the things to climb on.

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Albany, New York
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64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

We visited here mainly because the museum we wanted to see was closed on a Friday (beware, Friday not the usual Monday seems to be the day cultural institutions close on Djerba.) We very much enjoyed walking the walls, looking out to the water and exploring the fort. I think it's a place children can get into. My one suggestion... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
11 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

I would read up on this place before going or have information to hand. Interesting history and great to be able to wander around the ruins freely.

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