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Address: | Central Fez, Fes 30000, Morocco
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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The city’s ancient quarter is an intricate maze of streets lined with open...

The city’s ancient quarter is an intricate maze of streets lined with open markets, shops and mosques.

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A must in Fez

This is an absolute must if you come to Fez (and probably to Morocco in general). A group of friends and I stayed in an AirBnB within the medina, which meant we got to know our... read more

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is an absolute must if you come to Fez (and probably to Morocco in general). A group of friends and I stayed in an AirBnB within the medina, which meant we got to know our way around a little. Highly recommend wandering through and seeing what you can find. There are plenty of places to eat and shop. Many... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Enjoy shopping and bargain!!! Prices were reasonable but locals advised that we should always ask for discount... it worked!

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

12 centuries of history make this gem worth visiting again and again. We enjoyed walking through these beautiful streets and visiting the hidden beauty of this gem.

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Thank Claire V
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

It was a much bigger and more crowded Medina than in Rabat. We also learnt about the Fes leather and how they were made. The Medina also had a lot of different entries (Bab) leading to different areas of the old town. There are also a lot of nice cafes with good view of the whole Medina and the nearby... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It is not my first visit to the medina and I was happy to see that more monuments have been restored since my last visit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just a walk in the Medina Is fascinating. The Narrow streets, the souks, the riads, houses, workers. everything is interesting. everything is preserved immaculately. A guide is highly recommended otherwise you will 100 % get lost !!

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Thank zeynep .
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Just walking around in Medina is a great experience. A tour guide is recommended though in order to discover places that only locals know. Also, it's a good way of keeping away people that you would like to avoid...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Medina means " city " in arabic so this was basically the city of Fez before it expanded outside the walls and it's a masterpiece.

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Varese, Italy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Don't miss to visit Fès if you want to see the tipical Medina's way of life. Many smells, scents, colors in the narrow roads to travel aimlessly. You will not regret!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The streets are narrow, and the donkeys have the right of way - but it is a must see and do in Fes. Make sure you stop by the leather tannery..

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