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An enormous amphitheater and a cave are among the attractions at these famous ruins. Admission to the ruins includes the excellent Carthage Museum.
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I am into military history and such and I think if you are not, or do not know the history of Hannibal, Scipio and the likes you might not enjoy this visit- for it is just that- Ruins. To anyone else, this really is an...More

Thank Friedrich L
Reviewed June 20, 2018

Great place to visit if you like history, with 5 different area's 20 minutes outside of Tunis, very easy to go there with a rental car. Combine it with a half day visit to Sidi Bou Said, the most beautiful village I have seen in...More

1  Thank Henk D
Reviewed April 26, 2018

The site is large and with numerous buildings, but could use more written information for visitors, so that you know what exactly you are looking at.

Thank Helen A
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

Yoku better take a Local guide not to miss the details . See the ruins by the see after you should visit Sidi bu Said for a nice break and rest

Thank Yavuz D
Reviewed April 12, 2018

We hired a car and driver to take us to see some of these wonderful roman remains.It is fascinating that there are still buildings and lifestyle items to be viewed after such a long time.Guide books are needed prior to any visit to fully appreciate...More

Thank loujohn57
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Carthage is a treasure. You justvwalk around and you almost stumble into spectaclar ruins from the Punic amd Roman eras. Use a seasoned guide, and walk from site to site through a full day. That is what we did. You will not regret it It...More

Thank Aboudy G
Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

This place is in really good condition considering it is ruins. The only thing it needs is more signage. What was a little concerning was we saw some workmen trying to remove some plants that had grown in gaps on the site. They were hitting...More

Thank Lane-English
Reviewed March 12, 2018

I guess this is the best historic Roman site to visit in the whole of Carthage as it is a large area to walk over. Best if you had a guide. I didn't have any so had to rely on Google. Entrance is TND10 which...More

1  Thank marcofahmey
Reviewed March 4, 2018

Ok, let’s try to make some sense in here and be fair. Its called Carthage but this is all about Romans. The baths are fine, lot of ruins and stone. The bad part …there are no printed guides, I asked for one, I was given...More

Thank Aqua_Uomo
Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

So to visit the ruins you buy a ticket for 10 TND that will allow you to visit them all. The Cathedral has its own entry fee which is 5TND. Some of the sites are neglected and others are more taken care of like the...More

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August 7, 2017|
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Response from Michael D | Reviewed this property |
Not entirely sure, probably like most museums 8am-5pm-ish, though I was there at around 7:30am, and I know they have nighttime shows. One needs to purchase a ticket at one of the sites before going further, which gives... More
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February 25, 2015|
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Hello Kay We stayed in Port el Kantoui and normally would research places to visit independently. However we decided to use a local tour operator and it was well worth doing (roads are not brilliant, public transport... More
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