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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
Angad S
Disapointment

I was very excited before visited this place. Ibn Batouta was a very famous person in Morocco. The... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2018
JoaoMenesesMachado
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Braga, Portugal
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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 non-Muslim lands.
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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.

Thank Angad S
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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

Thank JoaoMenesesMachado
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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.

Thank Nadia O
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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

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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

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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

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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited this site and found it humbling. I read, "The travels of Ibn Battutah" and we when we found ourselves in Tangier, we had to visit. We paid a blind caretaker 2 Euros to go inside and see his tomb. Battutah...More

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Reviewed 26 June 2017

Private Guide took us here and told us this great voyager took sail and reached China long before Marco Polo.

Thank emailtomato
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

I found this site by just wondering around. It has some interesting information on early Roman graves by the sea. The view however is the star. It is amazing to look out at the sea to Spain. Many locals take time to relax on the...More

Thank hcbflorida
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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

The walk to the tomb of Ibn Battuta, was an amazing experience because it's a walk through the old Medina Souk. It captures the aroma of the spices and people through narrow and very narrow passages. A person must be reasonably fit to walk to...More

1  Thank abkarolia
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