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Overnight Camel Trek Tour to the Sahara Erg Chebbi dunes from Merzouga
"Day 1: Camel trekking to Erg Chebbi dunes and sunset in the middle of the dunes:Camel trek start in the afternoon from the Kasbah Hotel to the Bivouac Camp in the middel of the dunes to experience the desert magic.It takes 1 hour and half to possibility of sand boarding and in the evening enjoy a Moroccan campfire dinner and drum circle before falling asleep under the stars.You will leave your main luggage for free at the Kasbah Hotel and just take a backpack for the overnight journey.Day 2: Sunrise and camel trekking back to the and enjoy breakfast before heading back to the Kasbah Hotel in the village where a room will be provided for a shower... Collection of your main luggage end of tour."
From $85.00
 
Private Shore Excursion from Trapani to Segesta and Erice
"This is a private shore excursion to Segesta and Erice from Trapani with English speaking driver and comfortable ride. Meet your driver at your hotel in Trapani or at the port and embark on a 40 minute-drive to Segesta. This is one of the most spectacular archaeological sites of Sicily founded by the Elymian population and refugees from destroyed Troy before the arrival of the Greeks. Segesta's ancient Greek temple can make a valid claim to being the best preserved in the world and its amphitheater boasts a hilltop position on Mount Barbaro second to none. Kindly take note that the admission fees are not included in the rate and should be paid on site (approximately 10 euro per person)Board the car again and after a 45 will reach Erice
From EUR80.00
 
Private Tour Roman Villa in Piazza Armerina and Agrigento Valley of Temples
"After pick-up you will be driven to Piazza Armerina to visit the famous Roman Villa which is among the most luxurious of its kind giving an interesting insight into Roman life at the time. It is especially noteworthy for the richness and the excellent quality of the mosaics which decorate almost every room. The owners lived in luxury: the villa had its own private thermae a reception hall large restrooms and living rooms.After the villa tour it'll be time for a lunch break in local restaurant.To complete the day
From EUR475.00

The Old City

There are many other remnants of the old arab city in addition to the Medina. These include the Ribat Fortress, the central mosque, and the sea wall in the port. Be wary of prayer time when you wish...
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ianerin
Apr 20, 2006

Medina

Sousse's Medina is a World Heritage site and one of the best preserved in North Africa. It is fascinating to take a stroll through its streets and markets. Much of it is in bad repair, but there are...
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ianerin
Apr 20, 2006

Medina

The Medina of Sousse is one of the finest in Tunisa with its covered bazzars - great place for bargains if you can come out on top with the bartering game. Its a maze of alleyways and easy to get lost...
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sandysmith
Mar 30, 2006

Medina Walls

The old heart of Sousse, the Medina, is parly enclosed by its old 9th century walls and ramparts with various gates opening into the souks and various mosques and museums. The bus station is just...
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sandysmith
Mar 29, 2006

Medina

Medinas often contain historical fountains, palaces, and mosques. The monuments are preserved for their cultural significance (and are also a draw for tourists).Because of the very narrow streets,...
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kris-t
Mar 01, 2006

Getting lost in the medina

Wear something comfortable and get lost in the medina. You will discover so many details and real life going on: a green market, kids playing football in small streets... trully vivd. Try not to get...
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Ljubicica
Aug 15, 2005

Explore the Medina

Sousse medina is small and easily accesible on foot. From the moment you enter the gate you step back in time and all your senses start recognising scents, sights, feel the bygone days that our...
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rdorekens
Apr 27, 2005

The old town (Medina)

As almost every Tunisian (and also other Arab) city, Sousse has an old town, called the Medina. This is the ancient center of the city full of narrow, winding streets (souks), little shops (bazaars)...
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Robert_Hun
Jan 06, 2005

Medina with the old bazar

"Medina" is a word for a town surrounded by walls. In middle age towns in Mediterranean Tunisia was build in this order to protect themselfs from pirates. Nowadays when town spread much wider than the...
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Ikaronaut
Aug 30, 2004

The Medina – the main mosque

From 1988 the Medina of Sousse have been on The World Heritage List (UNESCO).Here you will find the main mosque of Sousse, built in the 9th century. From the top of the nador, the watchtower, you will...
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Minerva
May 27, 2003

Medina - Shopping

I’m not very fond of shopping, but I spent a lot of time in the marked/Medina just enjoying the atmosphere. They speak whatever language, just a few words, and they say anything to get you in to their...
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Minerva
May 27, 2003

THE RAMPARTS

Built by Abou Ibrahim Ahmen in 859, they have been restored in 874, 1205, 1748. There is a small piece of the wall missing, this was destroyed by bombs during WWII.
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Jan 13, 2012
 
 
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Ribat

The Sousse Ribat is one of a few similar buidings built along the coast to protect Moslem lands from Christian invasion. It was built at the end of the 7th century, work started in AD 787 and was...
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Kasbah - Sousse Museum

The Kasbah was built in 859 AD on the site of an earlier Byzantine fortress. Its 30m/100ft high Khalef el Fata tower, named after its builder, is one of the oldest towers in the whole of North Africa....
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Grand Mosque

The Mosque is built using large stone blocks, some of these blocks were taken from the Roman baths at Carthage which is one of the reasons the baths are not better preserved. It has towers on the...
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