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The upper old part of Algiers has interesting Moorish houses, minarets and old citadel.
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Algiers, Algeria
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+212 661-398211
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I loved the Casbah! I get a kick out of roaming souks, casbahs & medinas in various cities/countries. You get a real feel of the locals as well as goods. The Algiers casbah is HUGE. Each section is organized by type of goods. Areas w/female...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the Casbah with Boualem boubastion23@yahoo.com for 8000 DA for 3 of us including a visit of few houses in the Casbah, the Cathedral of Notre Dame d'Afrique, the mausoleum. Boualem is extremely knowledgeable about the history of Algeria. Highly recommended and completely safe...More

Thank Charlotte D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So beautiful to visit a historical casbah that wa build longtime ago by the Ottoman Empire and it is a magical place to visit

Thank Noureddine S
Reviewed 17 July 2018

A voyage through the history of a mediterranean city. ..This is what's waiting for you if you come to Algiers. You'll get into time tube where past and present share the same space and pace. The Kasbah is special.

Thank Aek R
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

I was visiting casbah with my wife, we really loved it but there is no security in the area, and it not so safe to walk alone if you are not from the town, they are too old and dirty, so they need to Reconstruction...More

Thank Djalel j
Reviewed 1 July 2018

If you are walking alone or with only your friend/spouse, just walk along the lower Kasbah (near the main the streets) where there are many people. I tried to walk up the alley of the Upper Kasbah but stopped short because it was very quiet...More

1  Thank MrTravelMalaysia
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

I visited Casbah in June while visiting my husbands family in Algiers. Casbah was obviously high on my list of things to see. Casbah just like all of Algiers is an amazing place to visit with loads of potential to be even more amazing if...More

Thank ZuzkaMat
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Amazing place. Mighty old buildings, winding narrow streets, amazing courtyard houses. Some well kept, some run down. Algerians have a tough job in protecting this UNESCO World Heritage Site. But surely they are trying.

Thank academicexplorer
Reviewed 13 June 2018

I’ve visited the Casbah twice – – once with and once without a guide. The guide immeasurably enhanced my enjoyment and understanding of this fascinating neighborhood. Without a guide you are reduced to wandering around the mostly poorly marked streets and asking directions – –...More

1  Thank niloc36
Reviewed 5 June 2018

A symbol of traditional and authentic Algiers (and of the war against France from 1954-1962) with narrow streets on a hill, dead wall houses, very old mosques. The most of the houses need renovation.

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Response from ZuzkaMat | Reviewed this property |
Sorry this was a family friend. He has a normal job and just took us round as a favour.
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Response from Hexy | Reviewed this property |
My sister-in-law, who lives in Algiers, arranged for a great 4-hr tour (incl. lunch) of the Casbah. The tour guide’s name is Kenza and she is very knowledgeable. She spoke French & English. I loved it! I have an e-mail... More
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