Fez culture half day tour
Spend an enjoyable Fez culture half day tour exploring the Medina’s alleys with its interesting cultural and historical sites including the prominent Al Karaouine Mosque, Madrasa Bouanania, the Najjarine fountain, Tanneries and the Royal Palace gate roam through the Jewish quarter and experience a wonderful panoramic view of the entire Medina of Fes. It is really a spiritual and cultural tour if you are thirsty enough to feel the spirit of Morocco!
Great Cultural experience of Fes city tours with Driver
Following breakfast in your accommodation, our professional driver will be waiting for you. Set off in an air conditioned vehicle and start your half day tour by exploring the first part outside the Medina.
Start by a visit to the elegant Royal palace seven gates made of copper, the renowned small pieces of Mosaic (Zalije) and marble.
Then, the stroll in the old Jewish quarter “the Mellah” dating back to 1438 and still preserving the Jewish architecture and culture. Have a short walk in the garden of Janan Sbil, benefit from the fresh air, the relaxing atmosphere and the beautiful pond before continuing your tour to the heart of the Medina.
Also, discover the most stunning panoramic views from the Merini tower. And finish by visiting the school pottery and mosaic of Fes. In addition to, Ibn Danan synagogue one of the important synagogue built in the 17th century.
Fes Cultural tour inside the Medina
Continue your Fes city tours to the second part which is precisely in the Old Medina. Roam through the beautiful medieval alleys discovering many local souks (markets) of fresh fruits, the mound of spices and artisanal products, enjoy the aromatic smells.
Head to the famous tannery named “Chouara” to see workers using natural colors and old methods to produce the fascinating leather products.
Then, visit Islamic schools including Al-Karaouine University which has a special influence and prestige on the development of Fes functioning as an educational institution.
We also, explore Medersa Bouanania founded between 1350-1355 and exemplify the great Marinid architecture. Medersa Al-Attarine Medersa Al-Attarine built in 1325 explore the fine examples of craftsmen such as cedar wood carvings…
We’ll also Guide you to visit the gorgeous Moulay Idriss Mausoleum which is an important iconic to the locals. Your Fes city tours include Nejjarine Fondouk and many other places…
Finally, Finish this Fez culture half day tour by a panoramic view of the Medina. Then, your driver will drop you off to your accommodation.
- Transportation (air-conditioned vehicle)
- Pick up and drop off
- Professional driver
- Professional bilingual local guide
- Entrance fees to historical monuments