1 Day Fes excursion

1 Day Fes excursion


Embark on an enriching day trip to Fes, one of Morocco’s most captivating imperial cities, renowned for its ancient medina, vibrant souks, and rich cultural heritage. This one-day excursion from Marrakech offers a glimpse into Fes’ fascinating history, stunning architecture, and traditional way of life, providing an immersive experience of Morocco’s cultural heart.



  • Depart from Marrakech early in the morning aboard a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle, accompanied by your knowledgeable guide.
  • Enjoy the scenic drive through the Moroccan countryside, passing by olive groves, traditional villages, and rolling hills along the way.


  • Arrive in Fes and begin your exploration of this historic city.
  • Start with a guided tour of the UNESCO-listed Fes el-Bali, the ancient medina, where narrow alleyways, bustling souks, and historic landmarks await.
  • Visit the iconic Bab Bou Jeloud, the ornate blue gate that marks the entrance to the medina, and admire its intricate tilework and grandeur.

Late Morning:

  • Continue your walking tour through the labyrinthine streets of the medina, passing by historic mosques, madrasas, and traditional Moroccan houses.
  • Explore the bustling souks, where artisans sell a variety of goods, including colorful textiles, intricate ceramics, and aromatic spices.
  • Visit the famous tanneries of Fes, where leather has been produced using traditional methods for centuries, and witness the fascinating process firsthand.


  • Enjoy a delicious lunch at a local restaurant, savoring traditional Moroccan cuisine such as tagine, couscous, or grilled meats.
  • Relax and soak in the vibrant atmosphere of Fes, watching as locals go about their daily lives in the bustling medina.


  • After lunch, visit the historic University of Al-Qarawiyyin, one of the oldest continually operating universities in the world, and marvel at its beautiful architecture and rich history.
  • Explore the charming neighborhood of Moulay Idriss, named after the founder of Fes, and admire its winding streets and traditional Moroccan architecture.
  • Take some time to browse for souvenirs or relax at a local cafe, soaking in the unique ambiance of Fes.

Late Afternoon:

  • Depart from Fes in the late afternoon, retracing your journey back to Marrakech.
  • Arrive in Marrakech in the evening, where your one-day excursion to Fes concludes.

Note: This itinerary is flexible and can be customized based on your preferences and interests. Additionally, transportation, lunch, and entrance fees to attractions may be included in the excursion package.




  • Comfortable car with air conditioning.
  • You can stop whenever you want.
  • Pick up at hotel,Riad or wherever you want.
  • Experienced driver,  English speaking.

Fuel, tolls and all associated expenses

Not Included 

  • Noon meal. (Possibility of picnic or restaurants).
  • Drinks at meal.
  • Tips and personal miscellaneous expenses.
  • Entry fees to Monuments / Museums / Kasbahs
  • Anything not mentioned in the program