The pearl of Tunisia: Old Binzert Port

The pearl of Tunisia: Old Binzert Port


Meyhub, the second information about the formation of the harbor mentioned in the sources is BC. He said that after the occupation of the city by the Sicilian King Agathocles in 309, during the Ancient Greek period, the harbor was excavated and the walls were built around it.

Noting that the historical port was the factor that provided the connection between Binzert Lake and the Mediterranean until the opening of the new port in 1895, Meyhub said that the region was the center of economic and commercial activities until the end of the 19th century.


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