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The city of MAHDIA

Published : 02-02-2021

TunisiaTourismTV – Mahdia is known for its sumptuous beaches, its beautiful hotels and its fishing port. It is also a great historical city.

Mahdia was the first capital of the Fatimid caliphs (10th century). Their fortified princely city occupied a thin peninsula. It is today a medina with intact charm.

The Great Mosque bears witness to its medieval past. At the foot of the Ottoman Fort lies a marine cemetery.

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