This unique full-day trip from Fes brings you to near preserved Roman Ruins of Volubilis as well as the imperial city of Meknes and the Holly city of Moulay Idriss. Visit these three destinations while combining free and independent time with guided visits, discovering thousands of years of Moroccan heritage. Admire the fascinating Kasbah and Medina of Meknes, the ancient vineyards, olive groves and Roman mosaics, monuments and gates. This full day is a total immersion into Morocco’s ancient history.
After breakfast and a morning pick up from your riad in Fes, meet your professional English/ French speaking driver and broad your air conditioned vehicle heading to the UNESCO-listed site of Volubilis. Upon arrival to Volubilis roam between the crumbling arcades and admire the gates, monuments, alleyways and mosaic floors. Dating back to the 2nd and 3rd centuries, this Roman ruins is a Unesco world heritage site and a well-preserved settlement, famous for its mosaics. You can explore it by yourself or on a guided tour.
After a visit the Roman Ruins Volubilis, we will drive to Meknes to enjoy our lunch before starting your city tour. Meknes is a historical city full of like and you’ll visit it most attractive sites including the monumental and stunning gate of Bab el-Mansour in the El Hedim bustling square. Then visit the Mausoleum of Moulay Ismail and listen to stories of this powerful leader, you’ll admire the Sultan’s life back dates to the 18the century. Besides you’ll explore stables the home of 12,000 horses. Then follow your guide into the busy souks which are spacious and ideal for exploring. Before leaving Meknes we will have a tour around Sehrije Swani a beautiful ancient greenery.
Finally, we will continue to the Holy City of Moulay Idriss Zerhoun, which is considered the most significant religious town in Morocco. In the late 18th century Moulay Idriss Zerhoun introduced the Islam religion to Morocco. You’ll see his shrine and take in the panoramic views of the whole city from the top of the hillside, then broad again your vehicle and journey back to your accommodation in Fes, where your tour comes to an end.