Mahdia's Old Town, Mahdia

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Roam the streets of Mahdia's Old Town, the historic and traditional town center. Enter the medina through the gates of the Skifa Kahla, a 10th-century fortress, for the most atmospheric start to your adventure. Artisans proudly display a wide selection of handicrafts in the main squares and covered markets of the district, selling traditional garments, hand-knotted carpets, and antique jewelry. Pay a visit to one of the local museums to learn the history of the neighborhood, or take a tour of a traditional home to discover more about daily life in the medina. Put Mahdia's Old Town into our Mahdia trip itinerary builder site to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Mahdia.
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  • Beautiful but small old town. Lovely doors and nice central cafe square. Unfortunately, our visit was shortened due to torrential rains.  more »
  • The old city in mahdia is a must see . very authentic city with a lot of restaurants coffeeshops and shops very active city full of life if you drive be carreful narrow roads with a lot of bysycal.....  more »

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