Fes guide proposes a very interesting day tour, “Meknes, Volubilis, Excursion” from Fes. You will enjoy a calm day far from the crowd of the noisy city. Also, you will discover the history of the previous ancient capital city of Morocco.
In Meknes, Volubilis, Excursion will pick you up from your accommodation at 8:30. The first station is the reservoir of water, famous for its green spaces. We will have a break there and enjoying the Moroccan Tea. The Following station is the Archeological site of Volubilis, we will have a 1h30min to explore the surrounding in a guided tour into history. Next, we will visit Moulay Idriss, an urban commune of the prefecture of Meknes. Has a great religious value. We will have a break of 30 min there for a lunch, and to explore the surrounding views. Afterward, we will continue to discover the panoramic views of Meknes city. Through this excursion, we will explore the most remarkable monuments of Meknes City.First, Bab Lakhmis is a great gate decorated with diverse carvings of colorful gypsum. Furthermore, The second monument would be the Jewish quarter “Malleh”. later, we will stop by Sehrij Swani, a water reservoir, built by Moulay Idriss for watering his gardens. But now it is a decorative green space where tourists and locals enjoy the refreshing atmosphere. The next masterpiece would be the Mausoleum of Moulay Ismail where is the final resting place of the sultan who made Meknes the capital city during the 17th century, you will love the architecture. Then, we will visit Prison “Kara”, built by Moulay Idriss. Our journey will end by visiting Bab El Mansour, is considered as the biggest door in the world, and was built by the last ruler of Meknes Moulay Ismail. Our day tour has come to its end, we will go back to Fes through the highway, which will take only 45 min. If you are planning to make an ancient historical cultural tour, book “Volubilis, Meknes excursion” and be a part of a mind-blowing journey.