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Bulla Regia

Jendouba, Tunisia
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Ask for Amel

I entered Bulla Regia without a guide and because of the time of year no one but me to see stuff... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2017
rob2269
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Grand Junction, Colorado
Shukran Amel: The Lady who will guide you through this lovely place

Hopped off a morning louage from Ain Draham, at Bulla junction and first car stopped <30secs... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2016
sadeeyor
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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  • Average2%
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4 Mar 2017
“Ask for Amel”
5 Nov 2016
“Shukran Amel: The Lady who will guide you through this lovely place”
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Jendouba, Tunisia
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Reviewed 4 March 2017

I entered Bulla Regia without a guide and because of the time of year no one but me to see stuff. Amel, a very knowledgeable site guide, spotted a lone Westerner, zipped over, offered her services and made the site come alive. I paid the...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2016

Hopped off a morning louage from Ain Draham, at Bulla junction and first car stopped <30secs, lifted me up with a cheery wand 3km along the way. The autumn stroll would have been dandy, but it was a warm touch to start the day. Thank...More

Thank sadeeyor
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Bulla Regia is a little more than 2 hours from Tunis. I hired a driver and combined a tour here in March 2016 with a visit to Dougga, which is possible but makes for a very long day. Bulla Regia is known for its Roman...More

2  Thank Mitch G
Reviewed 30 April 2015

We went here just after Easter 2015. There had been heavy rain so some rooms were closed, but it did not matter. The site is huge, takes 2 - 3 hours to tour, and a guide is essential. With a good guide, the place comes...More

2  Thank Paul_McHugh
Reviewed 13 February 2015

Unique underground Roman villas with intact moasic flloors still retaining their original colours and beauty.

2  Thank Joseph G
Reviewed 25 October 2014

I had no idea Tunisia had such terrific Roman ruins. This is a good site for a day trip from Tunis, combined with Dougga, which is an absolute must see. We had the entire site to ourselves. Beautiful ruins, huge villas obviously owned by super...More

2  Thank KevinB229
Reviewed 29 May 2014

This is a site that is not frequently visited. If you have a car or are travelling by public transport this is a must. This ancient city from the Roman era is unique for its in situ mosaics. The villas were built with basements to...More

4  Thank Keith H
Reviewed 11 April 2014

Beautiful ancient city with rare underground villas and great mosaic decorations. Other preserved and excavated buildings are theatre, basilica, lot of baths and part of forum.

2  Thank Martin B
Reviewed 30 September 2013

We hired a guide from "tours by locals" for a day trip from Tunis to Dougga and "somewhere else". This was the somewhere else. A glorious baking hot day in July, made it totally understandable why the romans built living space underground. The drive from...More

2  Thank David B
Reviewed 11 May 2013

These are fantastic ruins in an amazing part of and amazing country. The ruins are in remarkably good conditions, the theatre is beautiful and the underground ("troglodyte-esque") house is stunning. Many mosaics are still in situ, and a bit of water to brush the dust...More

2  Thank Matthew W
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