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Meknes


The Medina of Meknes must undoubtedly be visited as the first stopping point. Travelers will find several mosques, colorful buildings, souks and historical monuments. In addition, it will be the ideal time for tourists to linger at the royal stables or admire the local crafts differently. The visit continues on the side of El Hedim

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Things to do and see - Meknes

Take a short excursion to see ancient Roman ruins
Volubilis
 
1
30 km
40 min
Step into the vibrant heart of the city's history and culture
Lahdim Square
 
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Unravel a sacred site with intricate and ornate architecture
Moulay Ismail Mausoleum
 
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Immerse yourself in Moroccan art and history
Dar Jamai Museum
 
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Admire a grand gate at an entrance of an imperial city
Bab Mansour
 
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Step inside an ancient Islamic school known for its tilework
Bou Inania Madrasa
 
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Embark on a journey to one of Morocco's holiest cities
Moulay Idriss Zerhoun
 
1
30 km
40 min
Discover a labyrinth of ancient medinas and vibrant souks
Fes
 
1
64 km
54 min
Witness a place that housed twelve thousand royal horses
Royal Stables
 
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Escape to a mountainous town known as 'Little Switzerland'
Ifran
 
1
60 km
60 min
Have a relaxing escape to a thermal spa town
Moulay Yacoub
 
1
60 km
70 min
Travel to a picturesque village with traditional cave dwellings
Bhalil
 
1
80 km
60 min

FAQ - Meknes

Why do some locals nickname Meknes the Versailles of Morocco?
Is it true that a historic part of Meknes is a UNESCO World Heritage Site?

Events - Meknes

March
Meknes International Film Festival
The Meknes International Film Festival is a captivating cinematic event held in Meknes, Morocco. With screenings of international films, premieres, and film-related events, this festival offers a platform for filmmakers and audiences to celebrate the art of filmmaking. It showcases a diverse selection of films from different cultures and perspectives, fostering cross-cultural exchange and appreciation for the power of storytelling through cinema. The festival creates a vibrant and enriching atmosphere, attracting film enthusiasts and industry professionals alike to discover and celebrate the magic of cinema in the heart of Morocco.
Meknes, Morocco


July
Meknes Festival of Sacred Music
The Meknes Festival of Sacred Music is a spiritually enriching event held in Meknes, Morocco. With mesmerizing performances of sacred music from various religious traditions, this festival promotes interfaith dialogue and cultural harmony. It celebrates the universal language of music and the profound spiritual connections that transcend borders and beliefs. The festival creates a peaceful and contemplative atmosphere, attracting visitors from diverse backgrounds to come together in a spirit of unity and reverence for the sacred musical traditions of the world.
Meknes, Morocco



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