A Day trip fez to Meknes and Volubilis, Volubilis will take you back in history. Discovering the power of the ancient Roman empire. On your Fes excursion, get ready to explore both culture and history of Moroccan impressive sites.
Day Trip from Fes to Meknes Volubilis
Your fez to Meknes Volubilis day trip begins by picking you up from your accommodation in Fes city (Hotel/Riad), Then, drive through the captivating views of the Moroccan Countryside. First, we will stop in The Sidi Chahed dam reservoir built in the 1990s. This incredible dam is a perfect place to chill and a picnic. You will also have some free time to take pictures of the charming site.
Next, continue our day trip from fes to Volubilis. An attractive preserved Roman ruins, holding the most impressive historical and cultural secrets of the Roman old empire. You will be discovering the magnificent Roman architecture, by exploring the ruins of the Arch of Caracalla, Basilica and Capitoline Temple, and the fascinating old Royal houses. You’ll also have a clear image about their ancient traditional works of mosaic art on the ground and majestic huge gates.
Moulay Idriss Zerhoun
After that, our day trip from fes to Meknes Volubilis continues to Moulay Idriss Zerhoun “Morocco’s holiest town”. This small village has a large history and a big value in every Moroccan’s heart. As it was once the home of the Idriss I, the first Moroccan ruler as the first one to bring Islam religion to the country. We will have enough time in the town. In order to explore its beautiful natural views, oldest houses, and the ancient Grand Mosque.
Later, move on our fez day trips to Meknes, an old Moroccan capital with wonderful Spanish-Moorish style. Meknes city, or “The Moroccan Versailles” is all surrounded by high walls with Royal entries. That perfectly combining between both Islamic and European architecture styles. Meknes also holds the most interesting Historical Monuments, as Bab el Mansour el Aleuj , Palais Dar Jamai, and El Hadim Square. Which is a central square where you can see the most remarkable Moroccan handicrafts and all sorts of entertaining activities. Giving a small version of “Jamaa El Fna” in Marrakesh. You will be also guided through the narrow streets; underground monuments, and royal stables.
After a memorable fez day trips to Meknes Volubilis, your driver will take you back yo Fes city. It is where he finally drop you off at your Hotel/Riad.
IncludedEntrance fees to historical sites.Pick up & drop off Hotel/RiadTransportation (air-conditioned vehicle)
Not IncludedAccommodationLocal GuideLunchProfessional English- French-speaking driver