This captivating Fez Discovery itinerary offers an enchanting blend of history, culture, and architectural splendor, creating an irresistible destination for travelers seeking to immerse themselves in Morocco's vibrant heritage. As the oldest of the imperial cities, Fez boasts a magnificent fusion of ancient palaces, grand mosques, and a bustling atmosphere where tireless artisans create exquisite handicrafts. Moreover, Fez holds a treasure trove of culinary delights, historical wonders, and cultural gems that are bound to captivate your senses. Prepare to be awestruck by the awe-inspiring architecture, indulge in an authentic shopping experience in vibrant souks, and relish the Arabic-Berber-Mediterranean-influenced cuisine that has rightfully earned Fez the esteemed title of Morocco's culinary capital.
- Keytours 24-hour emergency assistance telephone line
- Private transfers with English-speaking driver as per the itinerary
- Accommodations of your choice
- Sightseeing tours and/or activites of your choice
- Items of a personal nature
- All other items not mentioned as included
- Select local taxes where applicable
- Travel insurance; please inquire with your Keytours travel consultant
Arrival – Fez
Welcome to Fez! Upon arrival at Fez Sais International Airport, you will be met by your private driver and driven approximately 30 minutes into Fez to the accommodation of your choice. The remainder of your day is at your leisure.
Today we suggest you disover Fez by exploring the oldest of the Imperial Cities with a private guide. Visit Bab Boujlloud Gate and Bou Inania Medersa. Admire the Tijani Zaouia and the instrument makers souk before arriving at the mzara of Moulay Idriss. Arrive in En Najjarine Square and the cabinet makers souk near the museum of wooden arts and crafts. Continue to the Moulay Idriss Zaouia, Es-Seffarine Square, the Coppersmith Square, the Tanners Quarter, and the Andalusian Quarter.
Today you might want to meet your driver/guide and head out to Volubilis and Meknes for the day. Volubilis is renowned for its well-preserved Roman ruins, including elaborate mosaics, Roman baths, triumphal arches, and houses with intricate detailing. The site is recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and attracts visitors interested in exploring the ancient history of the region. and mythology. Continue onto Meknes that has a UNESCO-listed historic medina, which is a maze-like old town with narrow alleys, bustling markets, and traditional Moroccan architecture. The medina of Meknes offers a glimpse into the city's past and is a great place to explore. Bab Mansour, the grand city gate is one of Meknes' most famous landmarks. If you're interested in additional activities for the day, consider participating in a cooking class to learn the secrets of Moroccan cuisine or treating yourself to a rejuvenating hammam experience, where you can indulge in the tranquil and therapeutic world of Moroccan bathing rituals.
Fez - Departure
You will check out of your hotel and meet your private driver for the 30-minute transfer to Fez Sais International Airport where you will check in for your onward flight.