Travel to Zliten – Small Town Close to Leptis Magna
Situated 150 kilometres east of Tripoli and about 30 kilometres to the east of the ancient Roman city of Leptis Magna, Zliten is a small town in the southern coast of the Mediterranean Sea west of the Gulf of Sidra.
With a choice of accommodation, visitors to Leptis Magna often overnight here.
Zliten has many ancient Roman sites such as the Villa of Omira or Darbuk Omira, and Al-Jumaa castle. The Mausoleum and Mosque of Sidi Abd As-Salam Al-Asmar and the Slat Abn Shaif Synagogue are also worth a visit.
The town is famous for its olives, palm trees and citrus fruits along the beautiful coastal shores.