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Kasbah of Algiers

Algiers, Algeria
+212 661-398211
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You can almost smell the past

The best tour you can have in Algiers but you have to do it with a specialised guide to know what... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ahmed E
via mobile
See after the movie Battle for Algiers

Great place to walk around, very safe and reveals much of the history of the French occupation of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Johannesburg South Africa
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1 week ago
“You can almost smell the past”
2 weeks ago
“See after the movie Battle for Algiers”
Algiers, Algeria
+212 661-398211
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best tour you can have in Algiers but you have to do it with a specialised guide to know what you are seeing and he can bringing to life for you...also so you can find your way back as it can be tricky if...More

Thank Ahmed E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to walk around, very safe and reveals much of the history of the French occupation of Algiers.

1  Thank HFza
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited here a couple of times twice just the bottom where we explored the market and windy streets, you find a lot of the stuff the same as you walk around and not a lot there is 'made in Algeria'. unlike some markets people...More

Thank KellyVJ
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Many will tell you this is the most dangerous place in town, I found it wonderful, although decadent, rich of art, history and humanity. Impossible not to get lost, so better having a guide. Otherwise, if you take your time to stop and talk to...More

1  Thank Mimose67
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Kasbah for the first visit and the second visit you feel always that something different and new things to explore .

Thank fayeq-alnatour
Reviewed 9 March 2017

This is a lovely labyrinth of homes, shops and cafes. According to the clerk at my hotel, an effort is being made to preserve the historical center from demolition. But don't wait to visit, money talks louder than good intentions and money might want a...More

Thank rob2269
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The oldest area in Algiers (the "old Algiers") built by the ottomans during their presence in Algiers between 1515 and 1830. The "old city" had several doors (5, 7 or even 10 depending on the source of information). Some of them used to be opened...More

Thank Explorer71Dz
Reviewed 15 January 2017

This is an area of Algiers closely linked to the revolution and can be explored as much as suites an individual. There is on carpenter's shop on the ground floor of a small almost triangular house that has some secrets and a remarkable view from...More

Thank philandy47
Reviewed 13 January 2017

This is the oldest part of the city. Some buildings are well preserved while some are about to fall to pieces. A labyrinth of very narrow streets, just for pedestrians, stairs climbing up the hill. You turn one corner and you are in the middle...More

1  Thank towfik2017
Reviewed 15 December 2016

It's the most historical & amazing part of all Algiers, if not to say Algeria, a specially if you are in Algiers by Saturday, some local travel agencies organize a full day tour to Casbah with many things to see & explore

1  Thank Omar Elfarouk Z
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Do we need a guide for the Kasbah? Algiers is a port of call on our cruise in early March, 2017. If so, how can we find one?
23 January 2017|
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Response from towfik2017 | Reviewed this property |
I Just walked around using my GPS and Google maps on Android. make a list of places That you want to visit beforehand and start Walking. The area is totally safe during daytime (have no experience for night) still carry... More
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bonjour je ne connais pas du tout la casbah et je ne veux pas faire une visite avec un guide, alors pouvez vous m'indiquer un itinéraire à suivre pour la visiter (rues, maison, ....) ? merci à vous
2 October 2015|
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Response from Gaspard H | Reviewed this property |
PS : je suis un particulier et mes informations sont gratuites juste pour vous éclairer merci .
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Nezha Z
Bonjour à tous je voudrai faire visiter la Casbah à des amis européens cependant je connais pas très bien et je sais pas si je peux les emmener seule sans danger , ou est ce que je peux trouver un guide ou avez vous un numero de tel ? Merci
23 July 2015|
Response from amandacreyesc |
en que te puedo ayudar
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