Excursions From Fes

    1 Day Trip Fez to Meknes and Volubilis

On this Fes Excursion Day Tours, we will set off our expedition to Volubilis  ( a UNESCO World Heritage),  Moulay Driss,  Meknes and back to Fez city. Throughout this exceptional excursion discover the wonder of the remnant of the Roman City of Volubilis that is Founded in 3rd century BC. After a quick break in a fabulous scenery in Oulad Shaker dam. The site was eventually marked as the one of ancient Volubilis city until the end of the 19th century. Approximately half of this ancient site was quarried, bringing to light with fine mosaics in particular during the French colonization in Morocco. Furthermore some of high-status buildings were renovated. Nowadays this touristic resort has become a UNISCO World Heritage. Our next station will be Moulay Driss where there is the mausoleum of Moulay Driss Zerhoune, the father of the  founder of Fez city Afterwards, we will carry on our journey to Meknes, there we visit Bab Lekhmiss, the Jewish quarter known as El mellah. Sehrij Souani a reputable Historic monument in Meknes, situated on the south part of the beautiful Royal Palace and the place of Mechouar which dates back to Moulay Ismail era early in the eighteenth century. It groups a series of relatively cramped room around a spacious central hall 26m, 30 long / 10m, 70 of width. The thickness of the walls ensured a continual temperature that made the preservation of food easy. Deep wells of several tens of meters provided, using a system of Norias generated by animals. Now we ‘re going to shift to the mausoleum of Moulay Ismail. For more information non-Muslims were granted permission to visit such area. This mausoleum was erected in 1703 presenting a  lovely cedar painted ceiling mosaics with figment Koranic scriptures. After, we will stroll through the triumphal gate arch. The gate stands for16m high with an 8m long bracket. This elaborately patterned arch is the most beautiful one in Morocco. Have a short visit to Place El-Hedime which is a Square of Ruins that adjoins the ancient medina and the kasbah.The square is dotted with updated residential buildings and a covered food souk (market). Among the most awe-inspiring elements of this imperial city is the grand gate named after the architect, El-Mansour, a Christian renegade who converted to Islam. Return to the city of Fes and drop off at your booked accommodation. End of our Fes Excursion Day Tours, back to Fes.

      1 Day Trip Fez to the Middle Atlas Mountains

The Middle Atlas Mountains are distinguished by the lakes which were in fact shaped by some volcanic activities very early in the past. After that continue to the Switzerland of Morocco “Ifrane” along the forest of oak. Because of its incredible activities, the town experiences a great deal of snow in the winter season. Suitably, like the climate which keeps the area very fresh during the weather. On this Fes Excursion Day Tours, you can also visit the National Park that celebrates the incredible amount of apes, that’s without speaking about the huge existence of cedar trees which cover the whole area. From Ifrane we drive to Azrou: a stupendous village in the Middle Atlas. The word ‘Azrou’ means “rock” in Tamazight, and in the middle of the town near the large new mosque lies the rock. The town has a special relaxing atmosphere for those who can’t stand hiking in the wooded environs, characterized by the large cedar forest. Furthermore the market largely contains plentiful handcrafted products. Finally after touring in the Atlas Mountains get back to Fes city.

     1 Day Trip Fez to Rabat

We will begin our Fes Excursion Day Tours, to Rabat, the contemporary and historical capital of Morocco. The city is pinpointed on the Atlantic Ocean coastline, at Bou Regreg inlet river. During this one day outing in Rabat, we will explore the olden days of the city including its towers and castles. Besides the new city has one of the most incredible and updated urban projects being constructed in Africa in the last century.The antiquated part involves Hassan Mosque, the Almohad gates and bulwark, the only outlasting part of the project for a great capital city of Almohad. The guide will lead you to an outing through the delightful Almohads walls of the Udayays Kasbah. As a landmark of Almohad martial design, you will explore Bab Oudaïa, a majestic gate of Almohad dynasty. The coming step will be the Udayays museum. And before removing to the medina, slacken in the Moorish fashion yard. As soon as you have your lunch, keep on walking to Hassan Tower, which forms an important tourist and historical complex in Rabat. It is an incomplete Islamic mosque whose founder died before being fully constructed. Now we shift to Chella, the Necropolis site situated on an antique area. From there to the Majestic Royal Palace. The visitors will find out the charming Islamic architecture. The guests have the right to visit Al Mechoaur, the locality where the king led the religious feast prayers and amazing grassy gardens by its surrounding. Finally drive back to Fez.

     1 Day Trip Fez to the Gouffre of Friwato

On this Fes Excursion Day Tours, visit Taza’s most famous attraction, The Gouffre of Friouato. An exceptional trip to explore the deepest and largest cave in all North Africa. Keep in mind you should take with you some clothes before dwelling into the exotic and mysterious tunnels underground. Also it is recommended to explore the cave when it is dry which means in the spring times. Finally return to Fez in the evening.

    1 Day trip Fez to Chefchaouen & Rif Mountains

Chefchaouen is a small town in the north eastern part of Rif mountains, full of both charm and authenticity. Also it’s away from the major cities and touristic centers. The city in fact is known as the blue pearl of Morocco north since its wall streets are a mixture of blue and white color. Chefchaouen city is all the time a well-prefered destination for tourists, which is founded in 1741. However in 1920 The Spanish seized the city of Chefchaouen to be part of Spanish Morocco. This area has special handicrafts especially wool, and people wear sorts of woolen clothing. Besides there is a great variety of woven blankets. Today on this Fes Excursion Day Tours, we hike all over the town and also a widespread journey through the Rif Mountains. Discover the incredible Kasabah museum situated in the heart of the medina. This kasbah is in fact a heavily walled castle which embraces an appealing yard, the Ethnographic Museum along with some tempting views of old Chefchaouen, such as the fascinating plaza and the kasbah. Visit the gallery which guarantees a true chance to see local artists displaying their work.

What is included in the price of Fes Excursion Day Tours

● Comfortable Car with air conditioning.
● Experience driver speaking English.
● Fuel.
● Entrance fee in Volubilis.

 

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