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3-Hour Batha Palace, Bab Boujloud, Mellah and Kings Palace Tour in Fez
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“jewish cemetery” (18 reviews)
“buried here” (5 reviews)
“place r'cif” (2 reviews)
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Fes, Morocco
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"jewish cemetery"
in 18 reviews
"buried here"
in 5 reviews
"place r'cif"
in 2 reviews
"painted white"
in 2 reviews
"king's palace"
in 3 reviews
"interesting area"
in 2 reviews
"interesting visit"
in 3 reviews
"narrow alleyways"
in 2 reviews
"balconies"
in 19 reviews
"jews"
in 21 reviews
"architecture"
in 19 reviews
"muslim"
in 12 reviews
"grave"
in 8 reviews
"hebrew"
in 4 reviews
"ibn"
in 4 reviews
"tombstones"
in 3 reviews
"remnants"
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Reviewed yesterday

With a knowledgeable guide our family learned about the roots of Jewish culture and the burial site and practices in this area. Sad that so few Jewish families remain in the Mellah.

Thank Lois C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our guide explained about the restored Jewish cemetery - unfortunately the original inscriptions on most of the tombstones are no longer legible. Very interesting story regarding the tomb of the beautiful teenage girl Solika revered as a saint by many in the Muslim community for...More

Thank golouis99
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Mellah quarter is not the best and most fascinating in the Medina but it is a nice place definitely worthy of your time of you like jewellery.

Thank Silvia M
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

Had a short stop at Fez Mellah while touring with Gate1 discovery tours. It was an interesting visit. So much history in Morocco

Thank lovethewaves01
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Reviewed 27 April 2018

The area doesn't differ a lot from the other medinas in Fes. On the outside the houses near the walls of Fez-el-Jedid are typical and there are a lot of jewelry shops. That stands out. But as most Jewish families moved to the modern town...More

Thank Ortwin
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Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Morocco is justifiably proud of the King's commitment to honoring its diverse identity and the country has invested in restoring synagogues and Jewish cemeteries and districts even in the absence of Jewish communities. Worth a look at what's going on in Fez. Get a guide...More

1  Thank Jean A
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

I headed over to the Fez Mellah for my final day in the city, and for a stroll away from the hustle and bustle of the medina which was wearing my mind and patience thin. I do like Fes more when I am out of...More

Thank donutsam
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

Jews and Berbers were the original settles of Fes and the Jewish community there dates to the 8th Century and people of the Jewish faith contributed greatly to Fes becoming a cultural and commercial center of Morocco. IN 1438 the Jews of Fes were compelled...More

Thank zachnyc
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

This is a cemetery. All of the tombstones are painted white. It is very majestic. One of the most buitiful cemeteries that I have ever seen. The bodies are right on top of each other but i is clean and like a heavenly paradise on...More

Thank Tron8
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Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

We saw synagogue and cemetery really nice. Also souk seems to be cool and less tourists around. We might go back

Thank jumanufer
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Ian K
11 October 2016|
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Response from Prateek J | Reviewed this property |
Check with your Riad in Fes. This would be the most trusted way of finding out. Some days the street market is closed.
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shar1942
19 January 2015|
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Response from sidraa02 | Reviewed this property |
We're family group of 8 and trip arranged with a guide, however people are extremely friendly and helpful and am sure they'll be of great guidance when needed. Jewish sites are not not far, matter of walk distance and within... More
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