Free Walking Free walking tour through the historic center of Tunis, a UNESCO World Heritage Site

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: English, French, Italian
Guru: Salah
Registered on May 08, 2022

Born and raised in the medina (historic center) of Tunis I have been driving throughout the Tunisian territory for more than 30 years ... driving people is a passion for me I love to discover the secrets of my city both the modern and the ancient part I like to share the daily newspaper of the inhabitant of the medina also divides a very Tunisian lunch that cannot be found outside a typical Berber Arab house .... I'm sure you will be very happy

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    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

The tour begins at the Porta del Mare , a kind of border between past and present, between old and new. From this gate one has an idea of the modern part of the city , where the French, Italians, Spaniards, Maltese, etc. lived.
These include Dar Lasram, Dar Hussein, Dar Mohsen, Dar Daouletli, Dar el Jeld and these are just a few examples of the many palaces we visit... as well as Celtic sites, one of the oldest mosques in the Muslim world, the Ezzituna Mosque and many other spirituals from later times, locally called Zaouïa, where sex asks for mercy and helps to walk through this medina to discover the souks (each souk specializes in certain products).
Thus we discover the rich variety of colors of both the products and the beautiful doors of the medina with the symbol of great color and green indicating the strength of a spiritual place, etc.

Finally, after 3 or 4 hours of visiting, we are back at the French door where our tour ends and the same door where our tour started.

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  • Meeting point:
    Q5W9+V7M, Tunis, Tunisia
    Q5W9+V7M, Tunis, Tunisia
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How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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karim 25 Nov 2022
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Travelled in group - Nov 2022
Salah was very informative about the history and culture and presented the information humor
Dani... 10 Nov 2022
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Travelled in couple - Nov 2022
Salah was an amazing tour guide. He knows a ton of information about Tunisian history, and explained everything in a way that was understandable and interesting. He led us all around the back streets, into buildings, and through the medina's winding alleys to show us stores, cafes, and local traditions - helping us to notice all the details we would have not seen on our own. Salah knows Tunis and the medina very well, and is friends with everyone; by the end of the tour, he feels like a friend to you as well. He is honest, kind, and willing to answer any questions about travel, his country, etc. I would HIGHLY recommend booking a tour with Salah if you're in Tunis!
L 31 Oct 2022
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Travelled in couple - Oct 2022
Salah was excellent! He took us through the Medina and various souks explaining history, culture, arts and more! Very informative and Salah’s an excellent guide!
Alvaro 24 Oct 2022
Salah is an amazing guide, extremely passionate about letting any visitors know about his beloved Medina!
Felix 12 Oct 2022
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Travelled alone - Oct 2022
Salah was a great guide! I was alone on my tour with him and it was like talking to a friend. He was really nice and helpful and also helped me to better accustom to the Medina. Was one of the most personal and memorable tours I have been on. Thank you Salah! The only thing I want to point out is that his English is not flawless. You will have to concentrate a bit sometimes to be able to follow. But for me that was just fine and you can always ask him!
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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 4 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour requires the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
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