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Uthina (Oudhna)

Site Archeologique Uthina, Mornag | Ben Arous, Tunisie, Tunisia
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Amazing site close to Tunis

We were very impressed at the condition of these ruins. There was a large city here in the 2nd... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
ArrivingSoon
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San Diego
LIttle visited great Roman site

The ruins of Uthina (also called Oudna or Oudhna) are about 45 minutes drive from Tunis. The site... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2016
Mitch G
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Redwood City, California
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Site Archeologique Uthina, Mornag | Ben Arous, Tunisie, Tunisia

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were very impressed at the condition of these ruins. There was a large city here in the 2nd century and there is an excellent Colosseum, an amazing capitol building and we also loved the baths. The guard gave us a little tour and you...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2016

The ruins of Uthina (also called Oudna or Oudhna) are about 45 minutes drive from Tunis. The site is little known to tourists and is still being actively excavated. If you like ancient ruins, this site is a real gem. There is an amazingly well...More

2  Thank Mitch G
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Uthina is a pretty expansive ruin site. There's a very well preserved ampitheatre along with baths and a temple. Everything is well maintained with great access offered to visitors.

1  Thank smbarks
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

Uthina is situated less than an hour by road from Tunis, and is the ruin of what had been a Roman town. More impressive than what has become of the ruins of Carthage, and much closer than the more spectacular site at Dougga, much further...More

3  Thank Arbuthnott C
Reviewed 14 October 2015

This is a quite big archeological site of the city of Oudhna where you can visit the anphitheatre, 3 termal sites, the remains of the temple of Juno... Was very pleased to have visited it.

1  Thank Maria S
Reviewed 26 May 2015 via mobile

Drove to Uthina from Sousse. Passed the extensive aquaduct on our way from Zagrouan where we has visited a roman fountain. We were the only people there. The Amphitheatre was amazing. A really interesting site for those interested in Roman history. Although photography was not...More

3  Thank KElliott892
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Reviewed 20 May 2015 via mobile

This site is amazing the Amphitheatre is very much like El Jem , but a little smaller in size. The mosaic floors in the houses are fantastic to see. Then you walk up the hill to the amazing stairs and columns of the main "The...More

3  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 May 2015

We took a day trip to the ruins, which whilst great to see and experience, the heat was unbearable and not many places to find shade. No shops on site to purchase water so just make sure you take enough to last the whole trip....More

1  Thank Flickary
Reviewed 4 December 2014

This is a must visit as lots to see and explore and see. It is amazing how the mosaics are preserved and still in brilliant condition after so many years

1  Thank Zebbi65
Reviewed 12 October 2014

We had not heard of Uthina before we visited and as soon as we saw the excursion we knew we had to go see it. We went as part of an organised tour in September 2014. We saw some of the Roman aquaduct remains on...More

2  Thank Abbeylls
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