Best Day Trip From Fes to Volubilis and Meknes
Meknes is the most modest of the four Imperial Cities of Morocco, something that makes it a different place, much quieter and more relaxed than Fez, Marrakech or Rabat. In this day trip to Meknes and volubilis you will explore the old medina of meknes including landmarks and monuments, then discover the roman ruins in Volubilis dated to 3rd century BC.
- Artisanal markets in city Fez.
- Square with the old Imperial City of Mulay Ismaíl.
- Explore the old medina of meknes : landmarks and monuments.
- Its interior is very similar to the medersas of Fez.
- Explore Volubilis, The Roman city.
Private Tour To Meknes & Volubilis Trip From Fes
We start our day with a pickup from your Fes accommodations at 9 m. Then, head out to explore the ancient imperial city of Meknes, known as the "Versailles of Morocco". See historical sites such as the impressive ramparts, monumental gates, and the Mausoleum Moulay Ismail. At its peak of glory, Meknes had over 50 palaces, 20 doors, and a city wall that measured around 45km. the Holly city of Morocco and Meknes, where you will have a magnificent view of the Medina. The tour begins with a tour of the walls with monumental gates dating from the seventeenth century Berdaïne Bab, Bab Khemis. Continue exploring the city by the stables (Rua), attics (HERI), and Stud. Stop at the Mausoleum of Moulay Ismail, the only mosque that non-Muslims could visit in Morocco for a long time. Exit through the famous Bab Mansour El on the vast square Hedim. On the other side of the square, the Museum of Moroccan Art "Dar Jamai" offers a wide variety of handicrafts for you to see.
Then we visit the ancient Roman ruins Volubilis, where you will spend a some time exploring the 2000-year-old ruins and getting an idea of life during the Roman Empire. Continue to Moulay Idriss.
On your way back to Fes, the driver can take you to see the view of the Medina from Borj North or South by request. Conclude your tour back in your hotel.
NOTE : The day trip from Fes is available every day.