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Fort Ghazi Mustapha

Fort, Houmt Souk, Djerba Island, Tunisia
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Nice views but not much else

Not expensive to go inside but in my opinion it is overpriced by Tunisian standards as it doesn’t... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
streakey
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Hastings, United Kingdom
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Beautiful

The fort requires paid entry. It is falling apart in places but guard rails have been put up for... read more

Reviewed June 25, 2018
Jessica W
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5 days ago
“Nice views but not much else”
Jun 25, 2018
“Beautiful”
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Fort, Houmt Souk, Djerba Island, Tunisia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Not expensive to go inside but in my opinion it is overpriced by Tunisian standards as it doesn’t offer much. It’s in a raw state with no information of guides. Rough ground and quite dangerous areas when climbing stairs to look at views. Good parking...More

Thank streakey
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Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

The fort requires paid entry. It is falling apart in places but guard rails have been put up for exploring. There were some archeologists there while we were visiting. They were collecting samples. There are great views from above and interesting structures from below. My...More

Thank Jessica W
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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

This fort has good parking and has Great Views from its ramparts and costs 10 TND to enter for non Tunisians There is a lot of walking inside and it is not very accessible for the disabled visitor due to its age but has handrails...More

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Reviewed January 8, 2017

....interesting place, nice view... It's worth to visit it. You even see the flamingos in the bay below....

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Reviewed February 17, 2016

The castle is falling a part so not much to see inside but again if you're into history and can imagine what it was like then by all means pay and go inside like I did. If you don't understand Arabic or French then do...More

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Reviewed July 16, 2015

We actually went looking for the fort and my wife got seriously distracted by having to pass through the street market to find it!! It was a fine old structure with some good views from the battlements, nothing exceptional but well worth the few Dinar...More

Thank Frank C
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Reviewed June 25, 2015

A nice castle, once you get to the top there are some nice views to see. the steps on one side of the fort are better than the others, the ones towards the back are very steep

Thank khushbu s
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Reviewed June 15, 2015

The fort is in good shape but unfortunately is showing sign of not only age but also of careless. The area is not that clean and I recommend to Tunisien Governement to take action before it is late. For example the Skull Tower that is...More

Thank Me M
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Reviewed June 4, 2015

worth a visit and quick look round. The history will help you understand the the development and the character of the island as well as it's place in history

Thank DavidJEngland
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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.

Thank helensushi
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