Fes Behind The Scenes

Get to know the secrets of Fes on our Fes Behind The Scenes Tour. Our local guides will show you the hidden gems of the city.

Tour description:

Are you a traveller looking for an off the beaten path experience? Join us and delve into the hidden gems of Fes with our Fes Behind The Scenes Tour! This immersive experience will unveil the secrets of this historic city, taking you far beyond the usual tourist trails. Your expert guide will lead you on a captivating exploration of Fes, where you’ll discover the essence of Moroccan culture and history, from its bustling markets to its tranquil Riads. As you walk the maze-like streets of the ancient medina, you’ll witness local artisans at work, smell the fragrant spices of the souks, and immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of Fes, a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Tour Highlights:

Artisan Workshops: Visit local craftsmen and women in their workshops to witness the intricate art of pottery, carpet weaving, and leather goods

Medieval Medina: Wander through the labyrinthine streets of the Fes Medina, one of the largest in the world, where history comes to life at every turn.

Explore the Bou Inania Madrasa: an architectural masterpiece, and the tanneries, where leather is still dyed using age-old techniques.

Historical Insights: Learn about the city’s illustrious past, from its founding to its pivotal role in Islamic history and the spread of knowledge throughout the world.

Why Book our Fes Behind the Scenes Tour:

Our Fes Behind The Scenes Tour offers a unique perspective on the city, showcasing its hidden treasures and local culture. With our expert guide, you’ll have the opportunity to interact with locals, explore off-the-beaten-path locations, and truly immerse yourself in the authentic Fes experience. Avoid the crowded tourist spots and embark on an unforgettable journey filled with rich history, and captivating stories. This tour promises an enriching adventure that goes beyond the surface, making it the perfect choice for travellers seeking a genuine, in-depth experience of Fes.

Are you travelling to other cities in Morocco as well? Then check out our Marrakesh behind the scenes or Essaouira behind the scenes tours as well.

About Your Guide:

We have carefully selected our guides not just for their expertise but for their passion for Fes’ rich tapestry of stories. Each is a local native, deeply embedded in the rhythms of the city. Our guides are fluent in both English and Arabic (and often French as well). Their insights offer a window into the everyday life and history of Fes. Through their knowledge of folk tales, their personal anecdotes, and their rich experience, they will be able to show you the true secrets of the city.

Important details:

Duration: The tour lasts approximately 3 hours.
Children: This tour is excellent for children who love history and culture.
Accessibility: This tour is unfortunately not accessible for wheelchairs.
What to wear: Comfortable shoes! In addition, always check the weather forecast in advance to make sure you are dressed properly.

Tour conditions:

Cancellation policy: You can cancel your booking up to 48 hours in advance. No refund will be given to those who cancel less than 48 hours before the tour. We will naturally consider certain exceptions such as emergency situations. Please note, we reserve the right to cancel the tour up to 48 hours in advance too. We will do so if our guide is unavailable due to a sudden change or sickness.

Copyrights: Our team has worked hard to produce the content for this tour. Therefore, we kindly us you to not record the tour or take pictures of artefacts and material used by the guide without their consent.