Medina of Fez, Fes

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Must see · World heritage site · Neighborhood · Other
Discover the historical heart of the city at Medina of Fez, the oldest neighborhood in Fez, protected as a World Heritage Site. Founded as the capital of the kingdom by the Idrisid dynasty in the 8th century CE, the walled part of town includes a wealth of historical monuments and buildings flanking narrow, winding, bustling streets. Head to area's souks to haggle for traditional clothing, spices, and ornaments, or take in scenes of everyday life from the comfort of a local cafe. Find out how to plan Fes trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.
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  • Walking through the city,coming across some details of beauty,palaces,mansions,city walls,people who struggle like every city,people who appreciate what they have,humbleness,kindness.Mosques to...  more »
  • If you are in Fez, a walk through the Medina is a must ! Wear your comfy shoes though, as we walk through the Medina for more than two hours. So much to see and learn. We were taking in the...  more »
  • We travelled on our own and walked around the Medina for hours. It was an extremely enjoyable and rewarding experience. It must be said it was difficult to navigate our way through this amazing maze.....  more »

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