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Medina of Fez

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The city’s ancient quarter is an intricate maze of streets lined with open markets, shops and mosques.
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| Medina, Fes 30000, Morocco
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Reviewed yesterday

Fascinating spot with winding alleys and very confusing. A bit claustrophobic, but wonderful to see with interesting shops, markets, cafes, etc. The restored Madrassa was stunning. Stopped at the town museum [was an old inn] -small but interesting collection [regrettably no shop or bookstore]. A...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed yesterday

The Fez Medina is a very complicated walk, but don't miss it, you will eventually find your way out.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JJMAYNARD
Reviewed yesterday

9,700 streets of history, where many Moroccans still call home, but which for the average tourist is a mind boggling assault on all the senses.. We stayed in a beautiful Riad within the city walls for a week and used it as a base for...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Must be impossible to make one. Without street names and so much information to put it. It’s a city in itself, without cars, it’s own industry to trade with the outside world, school, market and community. It’s amazing how the traditional craft of brass making,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank HockLye
Reviewed 2 days ago

The medina is the oldest part of Fes, and one of the largest in Morocco. People live, worship, eat, drink and shop here, so it is a teeming city within a city. Narrow streets are more like alleyways, twisting and turning, some with dead ends,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Carol A S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Medina was a hive of life with a good mix of everything you could imagine. I would highly recommend arranging a tour as there is so much to see but the Medina is a real labyrinth.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank courtneye136
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Spent 2hours in the Médina, it was intriguing being immersed in the smell, the colour, the history, the culture, the music and the daily life of the locals. You can purchase spices, genuine leather goods, souvenirs, scarfs, Argan oil, and clothing. You name of is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank altheap2013
Reviewed 5 days ago

Easy parking beside the lower tannery and climbed the stairs for a sunlit view of the colourful dye vats - great photography, but a tough way to make a living. Then a 1-hour escorted tour of the medina led us to most of the historical...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SuperDave47
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Need to be very careful when walking around in the old city , we didn't feel safe at all , need to be very careful when everyone trying to offer you guides, my first and last visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 834saifh
Reviewed 6 days ago

The first day that we were there we had a guide who took us around the highlights of the Medina and surrounding areas. This was really great because when on subsequent days we ventured out on our own we didn't feel so disoriented. You need...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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