FES SIGHTSEEING

The Jewish Quarter

The Jewish quarter of El Melah is situated in the Middle of Fes, between Fes El Bali and the New City, established in 1438 and it is a very special place in Morocco as it separated the Jewish society from the predominant Islamic societies. While walking among EL Melah’s streets, you see the large windows […]

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Bab Boujloud (The Blue Gate)

  Bab Boujloud is an ornate gate and the main western entrance to Fes el Bali, its glittering mosaic tiles and big archway have made it one of Morocco’s most famed gateways, you will observe how the color of the mosaics change in the other facade, blue on the outside, and green on the inside, […]

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Fes Royal Palace or Dar EL Mekhzen

The Royal Palace or what is called "Dar El Mekhzen" is used by the current king to settle in when coming to Fes, it has attractive mosques, gardens and an old school for taking Koranic lessons. But unluckily the visitor could not enter because its doors are not open to the public, you can just […]

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The University and the Mosque of EL Quaraouiyin

    The University and the mosque of El Quaraouiyin is the oldest existing, continually operating and the first degree-awarding educational institution in the world, located in Fes. It’s a religious school founded by Fatima EL Fihri in 859. And it’s remarked to be one of the most important spiritual and educational universities of the […]

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School El Attarine

Madrassa EL Attarine is an ancient Koranic school in Fes. This school was constructed between 1323 and 1325 by Sultan Merinide “Abou Said Outman” and it is situated near to the University of AlQuaraouiyine, is located on the edge of the spice and perfume market. Moreover, the Medersa is a marvelous and a beautiful place, […]

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