Fez Through the Ages Walking Tour
Experience Fez’s rich history and culture on our 2-hour walking tour, where you’ll discover some of the city’s most iconic and unique sites. We’ll take you to the Dar Batha Museum, a 19th-century palace turned museum. We will then explore the 14th-century masterpiece of Bou Inania Madrasa. Take a stroll to the Quaraouiyine Mosque, the oldest university in the world and a symbol of religious and cultural significance. Our tour will end in the heart of the historic district of Fez el-Bali, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to walk through the narrow streets and explore the traditional souks and palaces. Join us on this unique journey through time and immerse yourself in Fez’s rich culture and history.
- Professional local tour guide
- Dar Batha entrance fee 1 usd
- Bou Inania Madrasa entrance fee 2 usd
Route & Duration
This museum is housed in a 19th-century palace and features a collection of Moroccan art, including ceramics, textiles, and jewelry.
Bou Inania Madrasa
Visit a 14th-century madrasa considered one of Fez's most impressive examples of Marinid architecture. It features intricate tilework, stucco decoration, and a courtyard with a central fountain.
Fes El Bali
The old medina of Fes is a UNESCO World Heritage considered one of the best-preserved medieval cities in the world. Walking through its narrow streets, you can see traditional craftsmen at work and visit the many souks (markets) and palaces.
Tanneries de fes
This is a must-see attraction for many visitors to the city. The tanneries date back to the medieval period and are still in operation today, using traditional methods to turn animal hides into leather.
Mosque and University Kairaouine
Founded in the 9th century, this is the oldest university in the world and one of the most important religious and cultural sites in Fez. Non-Muslims are not allowed inside, but the mosque's courtyard and minaret are open to visitors.
Meet the guide at the entrance of Dar Batha (Oued Fejjaline، 5 Ave du Batha, Fes, Morocco) See Map
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
The mosques of Fez were absolutely amazing. The stories and legends- even more! Also, thanks to opatrip for being so flexible with our changes.
Among all the confusion, we chose Opatrip and we did not regret it. Every part of the tour was memorable and we loved it. Recommending!
The tour was amazing and the guide was so good. He knew everything about the place and we enjoyed every bit of the journey. Merci!
Sending greetings from Strasbourg to our wonderful tour guide. Such a colorful and cultural experience.