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Medina of Fez, Fes

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World heritage site · Neighborhood · Landmark
Discover the historical heart of the city at Medina of Fez, the oldest neighborhood in Fez, protected as a World Heritage Site. Founded as the capital of the kingdom by the Idrisid dynasty in the 8th century CE, the walled part of town includes a wealth of historical monuments and buildings flanking narrow, winding, bustling streets. Head to area's souks to haggle for traditional clothing, spices, and ornaments, or take in scenes of everyday life from the comfort of a local cafe. Find out how to plan Fes trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.
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  • A must see when you are in Fes. Might be good to hire an official tour guide but completely safe to walk around on your own. Avoid talking to the guys who try to give you an unofficial tour because....  more »
  • If you visit Morocco, you definitely should check the old Medina of Fez, a city to be in. Everything in it is beautiful from the chouara tanneries( the place where they make leader) to the...  more »

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