Bekalta

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Bekalta
البقالطة
Bekalta is located in Tunisia
Bekalta
Bekalta
Location in Tunisia
Coordinates: 35°37′N 11°00′E / 35.617°N 11.000°E / 35.617; 11.000
CountryFlag of Tunisia.svg Tunisia
GovernorateMonastir Governorate
Population
 (2014)
 • Total17,850
Time zoneUTC1 (CET)
Postal code
5090

Bekalta, (Arabic: البقالطة, romanizedal-Biqāliṭa), is a Tunisian coastal town, around 30 km. south of Monastir and around 14 km. northeast of Mahdia. The main activities of the local population are agriculture and fishing. It gives its name to the Baklouti pepper.

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°37′N 11°00′E / 35.617°N 11.000°E / 35.617; 11.000