One of the most famous landmarks in Tripoli, the Red Castle is a palace complex, located on the outskirts of the Old City area in the Libyan capital. Standing on the edge of the water, this well-known palace can be seen from locations throughout the city and a visit to it is sure to be a highlight of any sightseeing trip to Libya.
For visitors looking for Tripoli accommodation close to the Red Castle, the Radisson Blu Al Mahary Hotel, Tripoli, is the ideal option. This seaside hotel is within easy reach of many Tripoli attractions, including the Red Castle.
Visit the historic Red Castle in Tripoli
The Red Castle, or Assaraya al-Hamra, is home to both the Libyan Department of Archaeology and the country’s national museum, the Red Castle Museum – also known as Jamahiriya Museum or Assaraya Alhamara Museum. Its courtyards are also peppered with ornate classical statues and beautiful Ottoman period fountains.
Stroll along the waterfront and take photos of this Tripoli landmark, or explore the Red Castle Museum to learn more about Libya’s history. The museum contains exhibits relating to Libyan tribal life and natural history, as well as artefacts discovered at Sabratha and Leptis Magna.
Enjoy your stay at the Radisson Blu Al Mahary Hotel, Tripoli
This elegant hotel in Tripoli, Libya, is conveniently located in the city’s diplomatic quarter, close to many of the city’s main landmarks, such as the Red Castle.
The Radisson Blu Al Mahary Hotel, Tripoli, boasts 351 chic rooms and suites with views of the Mediterranean Sea and is the perfect place to unwind after exploring this fascinating city.