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Impressive gate

The little plaza and the gate are really a beautiful place to visit and worthy place to start your... read more

Reviewed December 25, 2014
Amine Z
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Casablanca, Morocco
A gate between two worlds

Nice to have the one authentic remain of Tunis's medieval city wall just here where the main axis... read more

Reviewed November 10, 2014
Sasportas
,
Dusseldorf, Germany
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good42%
  • Average27%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Tunis, Tunisia
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Reviewed December 25, 2014

The little plaza and the gate are really a beautiful place to visit and worthy place to start your discoveru of the medina. The jet fountain is also a nice addition to the ensemble.

Thank Amine Z
Reviewed November 10, 2014

Nice to have the one authentic remain of Tunis's medieval city wall just here where the main axis of modern downtown meets the entrance alley to the old city or Medina. Architecturally, the gate is nothing special, but to sit in one of these undescript...More

Thank Sasportas
Reviewed November 8, 2014

This is the perfect place to sit and people watch everyone coming in to and leaving the Medina. Beautiful also in the early morning watching people walk to the mosque. People feeding pigeons. Very exotic. I shot "a million" photos from here.

1  Thank thisissusan
Reviewed October 31, 2014

Amazing sea food meals Service is good Place and location is great I think , I rnjoy the food and the place

1  Thank Maenaddassi
Reviewed October 30, 2014

It was beautiful but with no many attractions around , you can just pass by it and have a look , it was not very bad

Thank Mostafa E
Reviewed September 5, 2014 via mobile

It's really just a small arc in a square. The surrounding area was dirty and the water coming out of the fountain was brown. In comparison to other places nothing special. In terms of things to see in Tunis probably stands out. Worth a picture...More

Thank Sasha W
Reviewed August 8, 2014

This attraction is located in Tunis , in the heart of downtown , at the end of street bou-rikiba one of the most important and famous and busiest streets of Tunisia .. It is similar to the "Arc de Triomphe" at Paris .. you can...More

Thank Dr W G
Reviewed June 10, 2014

We set out on a guided tour through the city to the Old Medina (market), excited by the possibilities this North African country might hold. I'd have to say that we were unimpressed with our time in Tunis. Our guide was quick to highlight it...More

2  Thank Steve M
Reviewed May 27, 2014

Unfortunately, this place which was a gem in tunis is now a garbage place, dirty with graffitis and crowded. All you hear is car honking. Get a post card instead.

1  Thank Me M
Reviewed April 8, 2014 via mobile

it a historical Gate, it's the beginning of the old souks that lead to Zitouna Mosque, and on the opposite direction the beginning of the main avenue . U must take some photos there

2  Thank osamaelhout
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