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Full-Day Private Tour to Fez from Casablanca
"Departure at 7am from your hotel in Casablanca on a private and comfortable vehicle with your driver-guide.Visit of Fez el-Bali through the grand Bab Boujloud door that takes you up to the two main streets: Talâa Kebira ""the great rise"" the largest and Talâa Sghira ""small rise"". Both lead to the heart of the medina. Visit the Bou’Inania Madrasa and enchanting Nejjarine fountain the oldest fountain of Fes hidden in the maze of narrow streets of the old town and outside the Karaouine mosque. This has played a unique role in Islamic history its adjacent university has become one of the leading spiritual and educational centers of the Muslim world. Visit the Bab Boujloud which includes a beautiful esplanade on which annually the free concerts of the Fes Festival of World Sacred Music take pl souks home to master artisans in aesthetics. You can enter for your viewing pleasure in one of these foundouks (artisan workshop). Also visit the souk henna on a pretty square. After a break
From EUR65.00
 
Fez Medina 4-Hour Guided Walking Tour
"Your guide will meet you in your Hotel/accommodation and begin your guided tour of the medina.Explore the narrow streets lined with fresh fruit mounds of spices intricately woven Berber carpets and many other classic art of objects of Morocco. See the Mosques including the Quaraouiyine Mosque founded in 859 by Fatima el Fihri and the Andalusian Mosque dating back to 860. Entry is not permitted to non-Muslims. See the fountains including the Nejjarine Fountain the Medersas (Koranic schools) founded as early as the 13th century. The Batha Palace is now a museum of arts and Moroccan traditions. Next the Chouwara tanneries
From $32.00
 
Private Guided Full-Day Tour of Fez
"You will meet your guide in front of your riad or hotel in the morning. Start the day at Bab Boujloud one of the gates which lead into the medina. Visit some of the beautiful ancient buildings such as the Madrasa Bou Inania and El-Attarine Koran schools for religious studies and the University and Mosque of Al-Karaouine. Visit the Nejjarine Museum of Wooden Arts and Crafts and discover traditional tools carpets furniture and musical instruments in a beautifully restored caravanserai. After lunch break in one of the hundreds of restaurants in the medina continue the tour to the famous tanneries
From EUR150.00

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Fez Festival of Sufi Culture

Fez Festival of Sufi Culture to be held in AprilFez - The third Fez Festival of Sufi Culture will be held April 18-25, with the participation of artists and men of letters from around the globe. The...
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The Medersa el Attarin

The Medersa el Attarin (medersa - college) was completed in 1325 by the Merinid sultan Abou Said which makes it one of the earliest and finest medieval colleges in Fes. The entrance opens onto a...
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The Royal Palace of Fes

The Royal Palace is situated at the far end of the Mellah's main street; it has been expanded and rebuilt over the centuries and is by far one of the greatest buildings in Morocco; its surrounded by...
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Shopping & adventure in the souks!

Unlike Western countries, shopping in Morocco is a unique experience because YOU decide the value of the product! Nothing is priced and that's where the fun begins... a glass of mint tea, super...
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The New Fes!

Fes el Djedid was an entirely planned city built by the Merinids at the beginning of their rule; work begun in 1273 by Abou Youssef and was completed within 3 years. In this city one may find plenty...
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Smelly Tannery!

Whilst walking around the old city of Fes at one point you will smell this terrible stench! Yup you've made it to the Fes tannery! Anyone will gladly show you the way to view the men at work from a...
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The tanner's bath

Some of the baths are used to color the leather. There is none showing here : nobody was working as it was two days after the end on the Ramadan, and it was a rest day. I have older slides that show...
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The tanner's souk

Mutton skins are bathing in various baths in order to remove any remaining flesh and the wool. Though it was winter, the smell was pestilential as always, but we came here to visit, then, we MUST...
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Maristane Sidi Frej

A Maristane was a hospital that received travelers and pilgrims for free.The disabled who were cured leaved the crutch they did not need any more ! (hang on the left). Wealthy people of the city gave...
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Medersa Attarine

A Medersa is a traditionnal Coranic school where students work and live. Medersa Attarine was built by the Merinide Sultan Abou Dazid in the 14th. It is one of the oldest and is no more in use ....
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Medersa as-Seffarine

There are many Merdersa scattered around the medina, some with very ornate and beautiful interiors. Medersa as-Seffarine was probably my favoutite although it was in a state of disrepair. 10 Dirhams...
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Walk to the Old City Walls

These old ruined walls are up on the small hills on the western side of the Medina, near to the bus station and Hotel Merinides. The view of the whole medina from up here is great, and you can climb...
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Tanneries

There are many small scale tanneries all around the Medina, you need only follow the less than subtle smell of rotting animal remains to find them. At the main tannery you will get the hard sell from...
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Get a Guide

The best way to get a feel of the Fes is to hire a guide to show you around. This way, you will get to see things that you would not see by yourself. Official guides have a badge and certification,...
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