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Bab El Bhar is s place must to visit. It shows the original and oriental flavor of Tunisia It is... read more

Reviewed October 24, 2016
Mafifi63
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Cairo, Egypt
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The entrance of old town

Was my first visit to the country Nice idea that the Tunisian people take off the walls and kept... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2016
raedsalameh
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

Bab El Bhar is s place must to visit. It shows the original and oriental flavor of Tunisia It is similar to Kan El Khalily in Egypt Most of hand crafts are disappearing

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Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

Was my first visit to the country Nice idea that the Tunisian people take off the walls and kept the Gate to save the heritage of the old town. They used to do small street shows there Need some lightly in modern style for night...More

Thank raedsalameh
Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

Nice old gate at the entrance of the old market with a fountain beside it with lot of shops and cafes around.

Thank 161rajar
Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

Built in 1912. Feels like a piece of history happened to stay there with no reason. It serves like the enterance of the souq with little shops. Nice to see.

Thank Tuba L
Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

Its not very special it doesn't have a lot of things but its in down town u feel save right their because they got police evry were

Thank Aziz S
Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

It's a very nice arch..historical with a lovely fountain behind it and an area full of souvenir shops .. you have to bargain as they give u higher prices when they know u are tourist..

Thank Venus E
Reviewed July 1, 2016

Located midst little cafe or more touristic tea rooms the gate really represents the crossing between tourism and local. A good point to start your touristic journey trough the city.

Thank Lee G
Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

Old gate indicating history of tunis and behind it there is a fountain and a lot of shops and cafes ... From it alhabeeb boragaba street extends surrounded by many hotels and shops.

Thank HishamR73
Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

It is the touristic area from where u can buy souveneirs. Prices are good. Sellers are not pushy. In it there is el ali and fondok elattareen restaurant which are very pleasant. But note..serving lunch ends at 2. Towards thr end of thr street there...More

Thank lamia a
Reviewed June 6, 2016

Starting point for your visit to the Médina..When you are in the Avenue Habib BOURGUIBA, main of Tunis, head to it, there is place with fountains, it is one of the several gates to the Medina (in Arabic Gate of the Sea), the just behind...More

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