Tlemcen Tourism

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Tlemcen (Berber: Tlemsan or Třemsan; Algerian Arabic: تْلمسان, Tlemsan; Arabic: تلمسان‎‎ Tilimsān) is a city in north-western Algeria, and the capital of the province of the same name. The city has developed leather, carpet, and textile industries, which it ships to the port of Rashgun for export. It had a population of 140,158 at the 2008 census, while the province had 949,135 inhabitants.


A place in Algeria, Tlemcen is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Tlemcen.

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Facts and Stats for Tlemcen*

  • Tlemcen: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Tlemcen for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Tlemcen.

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 75 (High)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
  • Living in Tlemcen - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 73.44 (High)
    • Climate Index 92.92 (Very High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 21 (Very Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 42.86 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Tlemcen

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Tlemcen

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.07 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.48 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 21.76 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 60.93 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 43.52 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.