A unique experience in Fes

Duration: 3h
Languages: English
Quality Verified Registered on March 01, 2020

Hi and a big welcome to the largest Medina in the world. My name is Abdou. I was born and raised in Fes, Morocco. I'm an authorised and qualified tour guide. I also hold an M.A. degree in English, which is very crucial to pass the information to my guests with great fluency and ease. Fes is a mysterious and fascinating city with a lot of hidden secrets; and I'm very passionate about sharing these secrets and events with my guests.  I not only have a broad knowledge of Fes history, traditions and culture, but I have also designed a tour whereby my guests will be involved in sharing these values with locals; which they wouldn't be able to do if they were on their own. I take tourists through the  back and very narrow twisting alleyways which are not listed in GPSs and Maps. In this tour, you will discover the gems of Fes and find out the incidents and events that took place in every corner.

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Jump with me into a time machine and travel 1200 years back in History. My name is Abdou Rahim. I was born and grew up in the historical car-free medina of Fes. I'm a Professional Tour Guide (licensed by the Ministry of Tourism). I love to show tourists our historical sights and attractions, but most of all, l love to tell them why they are important, to relate relevant stories and events to these sights. I like to capture their attention and make them feel as though they are part of the story. l have met tourists from all parts of the world , which helped me understand their cultures, traditions, and customs. It taught me how to deal with them with courtesy and respect.
During this tour, we're going to stop by the famous historical sites of Fes such as:
Al Quaraouiyine Mosque and University
Chouara or Sidi Moussa leather Tannery
Al-Attarine Madrasa (from outside)
 Place Seffarine
Fabrics Dyers and weavers worshop
Place Nejjarine
Nejjarine Museum  (from outside)
Nejarine fountain

 Equipped with a fluency in English, a good knowledge of history and a fair sense of humour, your FES tour with me will be FEScinating.

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  • Meeting point:
    3269+93H, Fes, Morocco
    3269+93H, Fes, Morocco
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    Just outside Batha post office by the ATM.

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Gil Geva 03 Oct 2022
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Travelled in couple - Oct 2022

Abderrahime Is a fantastic guide. Knows really a lot about Fes and has a real passion for the city. Helped us in any thing we needed and asked. Shukran!

Sander 03 Oct 2022
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Travelled alone - Sep 2022

Definitely worth going on this tour! 3 hours, but time flew by!

Baljeet 29 Sep 2022
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Travelled in couple - Sep 2022

Abderrahime was a great host and tour guide. The tour covered the main aspects of the medina and he showed us the main sights, including a visit to the tannery view ar...

Lou 28 Sep 2022
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Travelled in couple - Sep 2022

Very fun and interessting tour! Really enjoyed it! Definitely recommed it!!

PIERRE 28 Sep 2022
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Travelled alone - Sep 2022

Een aanrader. Perfecte gids en zeer interessante tour. Doen!

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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Not suitable for pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour requires the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
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