Tripoli, Tripoli district
Tripoli and its souks are marvellous, as they allow visitors to step into a unique, busy and colourful universe, and gain insight into centuries-old traditions. Meandering through the souks with its lively passageways and small hidden alleys, plentiful smells and a plethora of sounds and colours, you are stepping into the culture of this old city. There are a total of nine souks in Tripoli: Attareen, Bazerkan, Haddadin, Haraj, Kameh, Koundarjiyeh, Nahhasin, Samak (fish), Sayyaghin (tailors). You can also find hammams and mosques throughout the souks.