Fez Mellah, Fes

3.1
Historic Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Learn about the way the Jewish people lived hundreds of years ago at Fez Mellah. With several synagogues in the area, the walled Jewish district served a purpose similar to a European ghetto. Visit the district's cemetery to pay your respects to many generations of Moroccan Jews, and take a part of the culture back home by stopping at the local shops and picking up a few traditional products made in the area. Add Fez Mellah and other attractions to your Fes trip itinerary using our Fes trip builder.
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  • We visited Fez Mellah without realising what it was, until later on. It does look a bit different from other parts of the city and that made an impression on us. This area dates to the middle ages...  more »
  • It is the “Jewish” quarter and It was old and pretty run-down. But the disappointing thing is that no Jews live there anymore. The Médina is better.  more »
  • We visited this jewish neighbourhood just outside Fez Medina. The feeling was completely different as (almost) nobody was hassling or bothering us like in the Medina and nobody harassing you to visit....  more »

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