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Address: Monastir, Tunisia
Phone Number: 71 341 077

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Me and my husband came here as part of a trip from a hotel, it is an absolutely lovely building and it has wonderful architecture. It is definitely worth a visit

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 4, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

Me and my husband came here as part of a trip from a hotel, it is an absolutely lovely building and it has wonderful architecture. It is definitely worth a visit

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

It is free to visit the Mausoleum and it's well worth a trip to do so. There are guides who will show you round and explain about things. The chandelier above the tomb contains 365 crystals and as a treat, our guide turned the lights on so we could take a photo of it in its splendour. We gave our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

So exquisite, we only had enough time to take pictures from outside though. Must check this out if you're in Tunisia

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

I think since this is a free attraction it would be remiss not to go whilst in Monastir. There is a very touching memorial to Bourghiba in the form of personal photos and possessions. The building and it's materials are noteworthy too for their beauty. The signage here is all in Arabic. There are your guides who will take you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Loved the history and all the magnificent marble and the fact that they had granite from Aberdeen on the floor the chandeliers

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Worth a visit if in the area to see the impressive architecture of the mausoleum. We went as part of an organised trip through Thomson called A Tale of Three Cities. Our guide was good and gave us interesting facts and stories throughout, however I feel if we'd just gone on our own, we would have learned very little about... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Tunisians value Bourghiba's memory very much and it is clearly seen in this mausoleum. I probably would not go from another town to see it, as I am not the biggest fan of historical objects, however if you are staying in Monastir it is a must to see. Entry is free of charge.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Everything about Bourghiba Mausoleum is Grand and Glam! Worth visiting! Architecturally excelling and fitting memorial. Marble has been used well and with great deal of thought given to the whole structure. Imposing minarets give a grand feel to the whole visit here. Entry is FREE! .

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Liked Djeb and Cathage and the pretty little blue and whie village cant remember the name of the place but cute. If you find it difficult to walk not recommended to go too the village up a steep hill

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Beware the guards who offer to show you the "interesting" stuff in the special room then try and make you tip them heavily for the opportunity to leave. Important part of the nation's history though

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Address: Monastir, Tunisia
Phone Number: 71 341 077
Location: Africa  >  Tunisia  >  Monastir Governorate  >  Monastir

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