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Medina of Hammamet

Hammamet, Tunisia
+216 78 673 496
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Nice day out

Nice walk, lots of shops but not for he faint of heart as locals very keen for your business, stand... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
karenbrian2018
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
An experience

It was certainly an experience lol.A lot of hassle.But if your prepare yourself for it you will get... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
andrea G
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good35%
  • Average25%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“worth a visit” (29 reviews)
“nice place” (22 reviews)
“lots of shops” (12 reviews)
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Hammamet, Tunisia
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+216 78 673 496
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"nice place"
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"lots of shops"
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"sellers"
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"barter"
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"locals"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Nice walk, lots of shops but not for he faint of heart as locals very keen for your business, stand your ground if you say no mean no, pleasant but firm is the way to go, but if you are interested in shopping always make...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was certainly an experience lol.A lot of hassle.But if your prepare yourself for it you will get some great bargains.Always barter they expect it & go at least under half of their price e.g. I wanted flip flops & a tunisien doll 200 dinar...More

1  Thank andrea G
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s a nice area with lots of shops around, I’d recommend it if you wanted to relax on the beach and maybe have a barbecue but other than that there isn’t much else to do

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

no security issues at all, however be aware of crafty touts who suggest they are from your hotel or no of the mosque having a special viewing for westerners...the latter we were caught with, being Christian i just wanted to look at what went on...More

1  Thank kevinstanley
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love this particular medina because of it's distinct white walls, narrow alleys and its location on the edge of the Mediterranean. You can visit the fort and get a spectacular view of Hammamet or sit in one of the cafes and look out over...More

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Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful Places, a lot of different food and friendly people. It is a wonderful place it has its bad places and bad people just like the rest of the world. Be careful with some salesman trying to push you inside their stores or offering to...More

1  Thank Mauro Sérgio M
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Reviewed April 11, 2018

Like a maze. We wandered around for ages. Lots of stalls, but again no hard sell and they were happy for us to wander at our leisure.

Thank Colleen F
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Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

Is you enjoy shopping and haggling then this is for you. It can be a very busy place at times but overall very good if you like shopping. You can get majority of your souvenirs from here from plates to drums to name bracelets. The...More

Thank Anisah R
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Reviewed April 10, 2018

This would be an easy 5 stars if it wasn't for the hassle from the vendors! It was insane. Every few steps we got accosted. We escaped out of the soul quarter into the old part where shops are few and far between and it...More

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Reviewed April 9, 2018

it was mainly closed when i went in march, the market was open but your pestered like mad, stall handlers wont leave you alone.all of the stalls sell all the same things and by all the same family members lol i enjoyed browsing and the...More

1  Thank Billy G
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Lisawv4
April 13, 2015|
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Response from Rodrigo C | Reviewed this property |
Just buy at the airport, on your flight or at your hotel. The usual price is 4 dinars (2€) a pack mainly at the hotel or 40 dinars a volume (20€). There are many cigarette sellers at the beach but I woudn´t trust most of... More
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Catherine G
April 12, 2015|
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Response from feefee77 | Reviewed this property |
its 200 each...i had a few in main luggage coming back and bought 200 in airport on return in hand laggage..x
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