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Day Trip from Fez to Meknes and Volubilis

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    What to Expect
    09.30 am Excursion starts by meeting you at your Hotel or Riad in Fes, and start driving through the magnificent changing landscapes of the Moroccan countryside. Our first stop would The mesmerizing Chahed river, a beautiful landscape with captivating views. Then, we will move towards Volubilis, the ancient Roman Ruins that dates back to the 3rd century BC. We will wander through the captivating old castles and surviving palaces, to have a glimpse on the old Roman Empire, and admire the captivating architecture and majestic designs while taking some pictures of Arch of Caracalla, Basilica and Capitoline Temple.

    Continue to Moulay Idriss Zerhoun, the sacred little village. Your driver will introduce you to the deep history of the beautiful town, the home of Idriss I, the first Moroccan Ruler and the one who brought Islam to Morocco. We will walk through the ancient windy streets and the beautiful old Moroccan architecture, as we visit the town's Grand Mosque, the first classical Mosque in Morocco.

    Afterwards,  continue our Day Trip to Meknes, the historical 17th century’s heritage, and the marvelous Ismailia capital. After a tempting Moroccan Tagine for lunch, we will have a tour in the old city to discover the huge walls of the old Medina to see the most breathtaking handicrafts and traditional small shops.

    Next, we will discover the fascinating gate of Bab El Mansour, a magnificent Gateway well preserved with lavish, if faded, zellige ( Moroccan mosaic tilework). We would also enjoy a visit to Moulay Ismail’s shrine, to have an insight into his interesting life and everlasting achievements. We will guide you through the colorful refreshingly spacious Souks makes them a relaxing place to explore. We will also visit the fascinating historical sites, mausoleum and the Rouah, the royal stables holding for over 12,000 horses, together with Place el-Hedim, the central pedestrian square in the Medina and an entertaining little version of Jamaa El Fna Square in Marrakech. After an unforgettable tour in the walled capital;

    Your driver will get you back to Fes passing by the most beautiful panoramic views, to finally drop you off in your Hotel/Riad in Fez.
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    Important Information
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    Departure Time
    9:30 AM
    Return Details
    • Transportation (air-conditioned vehicle)
    • Pick up Hotel/Riad
    • Drop off Hotel/Riad
    • Professional English- French-speaking driver
    • local guide
    • Personal items
    • Lunch
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    If you expect more than being driven in a nice car you will be disappointed. I was travelling on my own and took this tour alone, which was quite expensive. I thought that the driver would make comments during the tour, but he didn't know...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank christophecornu
    Reviewed 17 August 2019

    My daughter and I absolutely loved this tour day. It went very smoothly and our guide, Mohammed was highly professional, friendly and spoke very good English. Our guide was very punctual and we had a lovely private, air-conditioned car. The drive was very smooth and...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    1  Thank 5rubinar
    Reviewed 25 July 2019

    We had a wonderful time on this tour!! Our guide, Red One, was incredibly kind and helpful and made the trip all the more fun! We felt very secure and comfortable in his van. He gave us plenty of time to enjoy the sites and...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    2  Thank Maeghan B
    luxuryfestours, Manager at Luxury Fez Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2019

    Thank you so much for your review and taking time to share your experience Tours, we hope to see you here again for another adventure…Regards

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    • Luxury Fez Tours
    • Duration: 24h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English, Arabic, French
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