Discover The Lost Artisans On This Fes Day Tour
Leaving our hotel at 09:00 for a Fes Day Tour. Start by a visit of the Mellah. Then the Medina, Souqs, the famous Tanneries, the exquisite Mosques, and Medersas. Moreover, the famous Fes Pottery Kilns. A tour around the ramparts with its many Babs and a visit to the renowned Museum of Moroccan Art. We start with our drive via the Mechouer to the impressive Dar el Makhzen to stop for some 15 minutes at the Royal Palace with its magnificent seven bronze gates, to continue on to the Borj Sud for a panoramic view of the Medina.
Off now down to start our Walking Tour of the labyrinth of the ancient Fes Medina ( a UNESCO World Heritage Site); of the colorful es-Sebbaghine with its Street of the Dyers; of the brass and copperware workers at es-Seffarine; on through the winding alleyways to the impressive el-Quarawiyyin Mosque and University. A stroll into the past to the wonderful Mosque and adjacent aromatic Souq of el-Atterine of spices and vegetables; the beautiful el-Atterine Medersa; the Kissaria and Draz Quarters as well as at the renowned Tanneries on the bank of the Oued Fes.
After that to the delightful el-Nejjarine Square with its Plaza, fountain, caravanserai, and artists in woodwork. Nearby we’ll stop for a very welcome light lunch (drinks not included) at the delightful Restaurant Palais Mnebhi. Then to the Dar Batha and a visit to the Museum of Moroccan Art before rejoining our vehicle at the Bab Boujloud. Hence the walking is done for the day. For now, we drive to the 16th century Potters’ Quarter (Fakhkharin), not far from the present-day Bab Ftouh in an area called Guerouaoua, to watch the artists working at their kilns and, perchance, to buy some of their unique clayware.
Back into our vehicle and, get ready for a tour around the magnificent ramparts with its beautiful Babs and up to the sixteenth century. Discover Saadian watchtower at the North Borj for yet another, but so different, panoramic view of this city of 1001 Nights. Finally, so much history, so much variety, so many memories to be captured on film before returning by car to our hotel at the end of an exceptional day at Fes.
Full Guided Fes Day Tour Information:
Duration: 06 Hours – 09h30 To 15H30
Pricing: 800 Dh / 80 Euro (Price Per Tour And Not Per Person)
- Experienced English-speaking private Licensed guide throughout
- All the sites entrance fees, meals, drinks, transportation, and tips are excluded in the mentioned price above.
- The price mentioned above is for up to 04 people. More than 04 people, the price changes.
- All the tours are private.