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I’m not sure if everyone knows about him, but he was called the Muslim Marco Polo. He traveled for... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2018
Austin, Texas
Locked! Not much to see on the outside.

The path is a bit confusing and you often have to take help of the local kids to reach there in... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2018
Hong Kong, China
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The Tomb of the great traveler Ibn Battuta. Known for his extensive travels, accounts of which were published in the Rihla (lit. "Journey"). Over a period of thirty years, Ibn Battuta visited most of the known Islamic world as well as many...more
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Tangier, Morocco
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Reviewed 4 December 2018

I’m not sure if everyone knows about him, but he was called the Muslim Marco Polo. He traveled for 35 years around the Middle East and Africa and kept extensive diaries of his travels. There is a phone number posted on his burial place so...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank txtfa001
Reviewed 9 October 2018

This is nothing but a house in the medina with a sign on. It is not normally open, so basically there is nothing to see as a tomb. But by all means, walk around the medina, drop by enjoy the area.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Thomas N
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Ibn Battuta (ibn battouta in French) is famous in history. As a kid I learned about him at school in History & Geography classes. So I was eager to visit his resting place. It’s not easy to find it nor is it advertised. It’s a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Naima1217
Reviewed 19 September 2018

This is exactly what we did - we called the number on the door. About ten minutes later, we heard the tapping of a walking cane - it is a blind man who works as guardian and muezzin of the Tomb which is used as...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Orientoholic
Reviewed 28 March 2018

The path is a bit confusing and you often have to take help of the local kids to reach there in exchange for a few dirhams.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank angad2102
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

I was very excited before visited this place. Ibn Batouta was a very famous person in Morocco. The internacional airport have his name. But the place is hard to find and the local guides create a lot of pressure. Arriving there is very disapointing because...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank JoaoMenesesMachado
Reviewed 20 January 2018

A good challenge for a lazy afternoon. Find the tomb of Ibn Battouta. Find your way through the tiny passages in the Tanger medina.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank NadiasJourneys
Reviewed 3 January 2018

It was quite difficult to find this place, and it was only thanks to my husband's amazing map reading skills that we found it. We headed towards it from the Kasbah, as it was nearer that side of the town. First heard of Ibn Battutah...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank doofvfood
Reviewed 2 January 2018

There is admittedly not much to see her but the plaque on his tomb. I'm not entirely sure if you can visit inside the tomb but didn't appear so. It is at the end of a very long and narrow street in the medina and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank chinomad60640
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We don't know if the tomb inside is Ibn Battoutas, but anyways, its nice to come across with this place after walking through the medina. Door is usually closed, and there is a number for calling the doorman for him to open the place for...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank FelipeMegu
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