Fes to Volubilis Day Trip

Overview

This is a fantastic Day trip from Fes to Volubilis and Meknes and a chance to visit the ruined Roman city of Volubilis, the best-preserved archaeological site in Morocco. Its most amazing features are the many beautiful mosaics preserved in situ. Volubilis was declared as World Heritage Site in 1997.

Here are Highlights of the Fes to Volubilis Day Trip

  • Explore the old Roman city of Volubilis

  • Visit Bab Mansour & Lahdem Square in Meknes Medina

  • Admire Moulay Idriss Zerhoun, the holy city of Morocco

Day Trip from Fes to Volubilis and Meknes

Volubilis - The Roman Ruins

  • Historical Significance: Visit Volubilis, an archaeological treasure from the Roman era, symbolizing the ancient city of Meknes. It's among North Africa's best-preserved archaeological sites.

  • Historical Revelations: The city's origins date back to at least the 3rd century BC, showcasing urban remains like columns, houses, temples, arches, and exquisite mosaics like the baths of Diana and nymphs, and the trials of Hercules.

  • Architectural Marvel: Explore public buildings like the Capitol Temple, the Arc of Freedom, courts, squares, and remnants of mills and olive presses, surrounded by imposing walls.

Moulay Idriss Zerhoun - Spiritual Significance

  • Islamic Heritage: Experience Moulay Idris Zerhoun, the first Islamic city in North Africa, with its spiritual significance and sacred mausoleum of Moulay Idris.

  • Scenic Beauty: Discover the city's elevated location, the maze of stairways, panoramic terraces offering stunning views, and the yearly Season of Moulay Idris the Greater, a significant religious festival.

Meknes - Imperial City & Cultural Splendor

  • Historical Insight: Explore Meknes, an Imperial city since the 10th century, renowned for its medina, souks, and historical structures.

  • Architectural Grandeur: Witness the monumental city walls and gates, particularly Bab Mansour, Lahdem Square's vibrant atmosphere akin to Jamaa el Fna in Marrakech, and the UNESCO-listed Royal Stables.

Your enriching day trip from Fes to Volubilis and Meknes concludes with a comfortable transfer back to your accommodation in Fes.

Program Itinerary of the Day Trip from Fes to Volubilis

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Additional info about this Day Trip from Fes to Volubilis and Meknes

  • - Comfortable shoes for walking, sport sneakers for example. Long sleeves and long pants or skirts, and a warm jacket are appropriate for this trip.​

  • - Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • - Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required.

  • - Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)

  • - Your booking confirmation will be received at the time of booking.