La Marsa

La Marsa (Arabic المرسى, DMG el-Marsa) is a city in northeastern Tunisia, about 18 kilometers north-east of Tunis, on the Mediterranean coast. The city has about 36,000 inhabitants, in the surrounding of the same delegation live about 78,000 people. considered by many in the region as the most beautiful in the northern suburbs of the capital, it has preserved its image as a wealthy suburb and remains a popular resort among the local population. Mass tourism shapes the city only in passing. The name goes back to the Phoenician word "Marsa" for the port. vergrößernInteraktiver image viewer panorama of the Bay of La Marsa