Join this 'Fes Medina Guided Walking Tour. This 4-hour guided tour of the Medina in Fes is a great way to experience the colorful culture. Enjoy great way to get an inner look into the culture and history of the city.
Fes Medina 4-Hour Guided Walking Tour
WHAT WE EXPLORE:
Enjoy a cultural experience of Fes with a qualified local guide and your guide will meet you in front of your riad or hotel in the morning. Your guide will take you to Bab Boujloud, (Blue Gate) built in 1913 and the main entrance to Fes el-Bali and the medina is the world’s largest car-free urban city. A 4-hour guided tour of the medina in Fes is a great way to get an inner look into the culture and history of the city. An official guide for the Tourist Office will take you through the medina of Fes, one of the worlds largest walled cities. 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, the Souks including Souk Attarine, one of the liveliest in the city. After, see Bab boujloud with its green and blue ceramics. After the tour, walk back to your accommodation with your guide.