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Private Guided 6-Hour Walking Tour of Fez
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3-Hour Batha Palace, Bab Boujloud, Mellah and Kings Palace Tour in Fez
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Fes, Morocco
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Reviewed 7 September 2015

It's a cemeterry. And not a particularly interesting one. Good way to practice your Hebrew reading. Good that it's on the way to something or would get few visitors.

Thank Milpitas_traveller
Reviewed 3 September 2015

It is interesting but there are better places to visit in Fez historical area to visit in fez. It is interesting if you wish to see jewels.

Thank Yohan C
Reviewed 13 August 2015

I am so glad that I didn't get deterred by the heat threat, I enjoyed seeing the craft and intricate tile makers. The tannery and medina was extremely nice and it was great to bargain. The highlight of my trip was hiking to the top...More

Thank OverjoyedK
Reviewed 23 July 2015

I understand it is hard to reconstruct the Mellah since people live there, but it would be a pity to let the beautiful Jewish houses with balconies fall down ... We enjoyed a stroll in the neighborhood one afternoon, with the visits of two of...More

Thank Shebaqueen
Reviewed 12 July 2015

Mellah, old Jewish quarter of Fes is one of the best preserved site of its kind in Morocco. It is located next to the Royal Palace in Fes El-Jdid, where you can admire its "golden" gate from late 60's. Mellah itself has different vibes than...More

Thank Mrcholiska
Reviewed 24 May 2015

The Mellah is only about a 10 minute walk from the Blue Gate but the architecture and feel is very different to the Medina. The area is generally in a poor state of repair and the offers from " guides " are far more aggressive...More

1  Thank ChrisandMick60
Reviewed 21 May 2015 via mobile

The Jews of Morocco had a long important history and for many of those centuries Fez was a center of Jewish life. Almost all of the Jews have left Morocco and the Jewish Quarter is simply a sad reminder of that past. The synagogue has...More

Thank Alan Z
Reviewed 1 May 2015

The Mellah is the old Jewish Quarter and has a really different feel to the Medina. The roads are wider and the architecture more outward looking. The shop keeps seem approachable and honest. The guys selling dates have really good produce.

Thank ChrisMcHugo
Reviewed 30 April 2015

The Fez Mellah is in very poor condition, but worth seeing. The old synagogue has been repaired and a lovely young woman gave us a tour. The old houses with balconies, the Rabbi's house, are all standing but in decayed condition--Unesco needs to step in...More

1  Thank Tracy F
Reviewed 29 April 2015

A beautifully serene place of history and spirituality. I felt spirits all around me... The tour guide was very knowledgeable and I found out a lot of new and interesting facts about Jewish Moroccan culture. It has saddened me to see the state of disrepair...More

1  Thank ypistolet
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Ian K
When are the opening hours/days?
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
Did you go here yourself or did you have a guide? We will be in Fez on a group trip but have free time and would like to see Jewish sites.
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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