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The Arch of Marcus Aurelius

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a must see

It is one of the wonders of Tripoli, this arch is magnificent, and with the explanations of an... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2018
agusticassa
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Girona, Spain
Amazing

Wow! Right outside the door of our hotel Zumit. Unfortunately we did not have a front facing room... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2017
Mama B
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 Sep 2018
“a must see”
21 Nov 2017
“Amazing”
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

It is one of the wonders of Tripoli, this arch is magnificent, and with the explanations of an excellent guide it still shines more. I visited it in the morning and then at sunset to see the different lights. a marvel.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank agusticassa
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Wow! Right outside the door of our hotel Zumit. Unfortunately we did not have a front facing room but you can always ask.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Mama B
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

These ruins are definitely worth a visit. They are in good condition and you are allowed to walk around the site.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank jackiej64
Reviewed 13 August 2017

this picture is not the Marcus Aurelius arch in Tripoli this is the Septimus sevirus arch in Leptis Magna very nice place to visit about 120 KM from Tripoli huge city with museum you need 3 hours to see the hall city

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Samehliverpool65
Reviewed 21 May 2017

A good starting point for a walk thru the streets of the Old City ending up at the main square. And a glimpse of what you can see if you head out to Leptis Magna.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank MJS1966
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Hi everybody it's me again The Roman town 2000 years ago. It is dutifully preserved by the locals and curators .Oh really It's fantastic arch while dining at the very nearby restaurant all evening long These Effects still tell stories about the distant past .

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank SALAH M
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Back in 2010/11 we would often walk to the arch which is right next to the Medina. There was a large old turtle tied off to the side of the arch. Roman ruins in Libya rival any in the world. (Tripadvisor form does not allow...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank RandRabroad
Reviewed 11 October 2016

The site gave me a POV on how a Roman town looked like 2000 years ago. It is dutifully preserved by the locals and curators despite having ongoing civil disputes.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank KrisTope
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This arch has been covered by sand for more than 1000 years and for this reason it's status of preservation is excellent. Back in 2011, before the war in Libya, the monument was all yours as also at that time there were rarely any tourist...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank michaelnigg
Reviewed 19 April 2016

There is a restaurant, can have dinner watchin the arc and the moon, wooowwwwwww was there with my wife nad was very romantic, if you go to Tripoly, try to go there, the food was acceptable, but the place oustanding

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank josetrujil
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