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Kasbah of Sousse

Address: Sousse, Tunisia
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Ranked #9 of 13 Attractions in Sousse
Type: Historic Sites, Cultural
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Type: Historic Sites, Cultural
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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Sousse Kasbah is in the south west corner of the medina. It was built in the 11th C and today houses the brilliant Archaeological Museum. There are some stunning mosaics from nearby Roman ruins on display. Entry is 9 Dinar and 1 dinar extra to take photographs. Access if from outside the city walls. There is a huge internal courtyard... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

a nice place to spend the day learn the art of bargaining you will need it. don't ever show you are clueless and willing to buy at the asking price

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

The building is very mysterious and beautiful at the same time. The top view of the whole surrounding is amazing. We were there with local friends so there was no issue with people trying to sell us things and so on. But in case you do meet anyone trying to sell things to you and you're not interested, just walk... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Fantastic views from the very top where you can see the real Tunisia, away from the hotels, and get a feel of what life was like back in time.

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Rome, Italy
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

the must dirty place in the world in a dangerous are.. dont go in tunisia believe me.. or go only with organized tours inside western hotels.

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thatcham
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I liked it because we had a guide to go round with and they didn't hassle you, ut was a bit smelly in there too so be prepared

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Denmark
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

It's not worth to visit, all they sell there can be bought better and cheaper in the big malls. There are too many scam artists and most shopkeepers are rude.

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Drammen, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Are you on the move in Tunisia so please stop by here. You should visit the Souk too. Very old and venerable. Buying and selling as it has been going on for Hundreds of years.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Its busy, hot, daunting, but an absolute must - Be firm, but polite with the vendors and accept that you will be hassled but you will get out the other side1!!!!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Nice kasbah in the medina but they do look the same once you have seen one. It is close to the Soula Shopping Centre, which is basically a department store and a gateway entrance to the medina/souks

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