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From Nabeul to Kerkouane

From the capital, Tunis, you can take those south bound trains destinated to Sousse or Sfax, and... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2018
Jack L
,
Toronto
A fascinating experience

Sometimes less is more and this is one of those instances: as the only surviving purely Punic site... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
BaghdadSuzanne
,
Brussels, Belgium
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Kelibia, Tunisia
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

From the capital, Tunis, you can take those south bound trains destinated to Sousse or Sfax, and get off at Hammamet. Change to an east bound train to Nabeul. At Nabeul, ask a taxi driving you to the louage hub, which is just beside the...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Sometimes less is more and this is one of those instances: as the only surviving purely Punic site in the world that was not rebuilt by the Romans, it is definitely worth a visit. Smaller than some of the other sites, most of the walls...More

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Reviewed 15 June 2017

Please leave ample time to walk around this complex demonstrating the style of living in and about the ancient Carthage

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Reviewed 10 June 2017

Kerkouane are ruins we literally tripped through because the terrain is rugged. These remains are adjacent to the Mediterranean Sea. It is amazing to see what the buildings were like 1500 years ago. The mortar that held those bricks together must me some special kind...More

Thank HannahCash
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Reviewed 5 March 2017

It was raining cats, dogs and blowing sideways at that, so I went through these ruins with a destroyed umbrella and enjoyed myself immensely. The site has some unusual bits, so it is well worth stopping for a look-see even if you get soaked by...More

Thank rob2269
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Reviewed 14 November 2016

The title applies to Carthage more than this wee murex arc on Cap Bon. Were those Phoenicians really woaded up in Tyrian Purple after falling asleep in the bath? After Antonine Baths at Carthage (one of the few imagination-fuelling things left standing) with typical Roman...More

Thank sadeeyor
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Reviewed 2 October 2016

I really liked the peaceful and interesting place. Unfortunately no public transport to get there need private taxi

Thank cristinaudine61
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Reviewed 25 October 2015

First time to this spot after going to Tunisia for 10 times, it was well worth the visit.....A super attraction with lots of history.

Thank Lawrence J
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Reviewed 23 August 2015

A shame!!! instead of making the best of this Beautiful Phoenician place, Worst service, unprofessional, dirty and unhealthy surroundings, some of the people working there push you to buy illegal lands!!! that they don't even own, DON'T EVER BUY A LAND OR A HOUSE IN...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2014

After a disappointing visit to Carthage where nearly every ruin is Roman or Byzantine, I really wanted to visit a Punic site. Kerkouane fit that bill nicely. Not too very far from Tunis, Kerkouane is worth the visit if you have an interest in Punic...More

Thank Jim J
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