Enjoy a day trip from Casablanca to Fez visiting the world’s oldest university Al-Qarawiyyin and stop to see the oldest tannery in Africa. Discover the local medina and souks to taste the street food and meet local artisans.
You will be picked up your hotel or riad in Casablanca by your guide/driver in an air-conditioned vehicle and be taken to the imperial city of Fez.
Upon arriving in Fez, you will begin your tour at Bab Boujloud, the ornate blue gate leading into the medina, and head to the magnificent Moulay Idriss Mausoleum.
After, you’ll be guided to the oldest university in the world called: Al- Qarawiyyin. You will also visit the Madrasa Bouanania built by Sultan Abu Inan Faris, the Madrasa Al-Attarine created by Sultan Uthman II Abu Said, the Nejjarine Museum of Wooden Arts and Crafts to see the traditional tools used by craftsmen and the Berber carpets and musical instruments, the largest tannery in Africa, Mellah or Jewish Quarter and the old Ibn Danan Synagogue
After your tour inside the old medina,you’ll be guided outside the walls and head directly to the main gate of the Royal Palace. Here you'll see craftsmen at work and you’ll enjoy the view of the large plaza and its palm trees. The tour finishes as your guide/driver drops you off at your accommodation in Fez or drives you back to your hotel or riad in Casablanca.