Borj El Kastil

Borj El Kastil

Borj El Kastil is a medieval fort located in in Djerba island, Tunisia. It was built in the 13th century AD during the time of Kingdom of Sicily. The fort was restored later in the 16th century AD by the Ottoman naval commander Dragut.

Site Information

Country: Tunisia

District: Medenine Governorate

Category: Castles and Fortresses

Site History: 13th Century AD

Oldest Culture: Kingdom of Sicily

Later Cultures: Islamic

Site Features: Kingdom of Sicily & Islamic Monuments


UNESCO Tentative List

Part of: Djerba Island

Date of Submission: 2012

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