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Hyppone

Pont Blanc | Oued Cuba, Annaba 23000, Algeria
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A hidden gem

Amazing historical site. Painitings, mosaics, pots, coins etc. Incredible artifices and ruins to... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
Abbachi
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Annaba, Algeria
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The historical site is perfect, and as there is not much Annaba can offer for tourists, this is the... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2017
daniela k
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Pont Blanc | Oued Cuba, Annaba 23000, Algeria
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

Amazing historical site. Painitings, mosaics, pots, coins etc. Incredible artifices and ruins to see. If thus was in the UK, people would be queueing to see it. It is well worth a visit

Thank Abbachi
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Reviewed 9 May 2017

The historical site is perfect, and as there is not much Annaba can offer for tourists, this is the one thing you just cannot miss. Hippone offers wonderful view on the hill with basilique Saint Augustian, everything is well preserved and guides are nice. Museum...More

Thank daniela k
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Reviewed 18 February 2016

The museum at Hippone is worth 5 stars, it has some immense and elaborate mosaics far better than any I’ve seen in Europe. There is also a very unusually and unqiue trophy that takes the form of Roman armour resting on what looks like a...More

2  Thank YorkHiker
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Reviewed 10 July 2015

I visited the ruins of ancient Hyppone as part of a large group. We arrived at the ruins by bus, from the port of Annaba. It’s worth to have a guided tour here. In this way you will find out interesting details about the history...More

Thank Lucian M
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Reviewed 16 March 2015 via mobile

This is a must-visit site if you're in Algeria and have an interest in Roman history. The site itself is fairly small but it's easy to make out the old forum, the basilica and the main streets. The museum is small but has some great...More

1  Thank KGB777
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Reviewed 24 June 2014

unexpected ruins of the old roman port of hyppone, visitable by foot with assistance of local guide. museum is also worth a visit. fantastic mosaics!!

3  Thank sinisavonfeliks
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Reviewed 14 June 2014

Also known as Hippo Regius, it lies below the Basilica of St. Augustine near the city of Annaba. When I was there, no photos were allowed of the site. Security police followed us everywhere but they allowed me to point my camera at the Basilica....More

1  Thank ShilohinBC
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