Fès
in Fes of Fès-Meknès, Morocco

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
34.033 and -5.000 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 34° 1' 59" and W -5° 0' 1"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dirham - MAD
Spoken languages:
Arabic, French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 05:25 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Africa/Casablanca
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
8:23 am and 6:39 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-35.251 and 174.289 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Whangamumu
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for Morocco in Northern Africa

Safety Score: 3,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Morocco.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Morocco. Last Update: 2021-01-20 08:26:52

Delve into Fès

Fès in Fes (Fès-Meknès) with it's 964,891 habitants is located in Morocco about 105 mi (or 169 km) east of Rabat, the country's capital town.

Current time in Fès is now 05:25 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Casablanca with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports close to Fès. The closest airport in Morocco is Saïss Airport in a distance of 7 mi (or 12 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Morocco is Rabat, Modern Capital and Historic City: a Shared Heritage in a distance of 10 mi (or 16 km), West. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Oulad Tayeb, Sidi Harazem, Moulay Yacoub, Bhalil and Sefrou. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 18°C / 64 °F

Morning Temperature 9°C / 48 °F
Evening Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Night Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 31%
Air Pressure 1020 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 69% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Thursday, 21st of January 2021

16°C (62 °F)
14°C (56 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Friday, 22nd of January 2021

18°C (64 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.

Saturday, 23rd of January 2021

15°C (59 °F)
11°C (51 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

RIAD FES

Address
0,3 mi
5, DERB BEN SLIMANE ZERBTANA
30200 Fes
Morocco

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


RAMADA FES

Address
0,5 mi
85 AV DES FAR
30000 FES
Morocco

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Palais Sheherazade & Spa

Address
0,9 mi
23 Arsat Beniss Douh, Medina
30200 Fes
Morocco

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Riad Yacout

Address
0,8 mi
Derb Guebbas Batha
30030 Fes
Morocco

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Riad Salam Fes

Address
0,8 mi
18 Derb Bennis - Douh
30110 Fes
Morocco

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Riad al akhawaine

Address
0,0 mi
Derb Bni Aich Talaa 50
30110 Fes
Morocco

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Riad La Perle De La Médina

Address
0,8 mi
16, Derb Bennis Douh
30200 Fes
Morocco

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
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Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Dar Aliane

Address
1,0 mi
14, Rue Mustapha Maâni
30000 Fes
Morocco

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Riad Maison Bleue And Spa

Address
0,8 mi
33 Derb Miter Talaa Kebira Ain Zliten
30110 FES
Morocco

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Riad Fez Yamanda

Address
0,8 mi
Derb Bendaoud Zerbtana 1-3
30202 Fes
Morocco

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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Riad Fes - Fes - Maroc by Suite-Privee.com

Published: July 26, 2014
Length: 52:15 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: SUITE PRIVEE

En exclusivité sur Suite-Privee.com, Le Riad Fès à Fès ! Dans la célèbre ville impériale de Fès, Patrimoine Mondial de l'Unesco, Christophe Pillet vient de signer un nouveau Riad...


Authentic Moroccan Babouche - Babouche Marocaine Authentique - babouche-fes.com

Published: September 17, 2013
Length: 09:53 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Benchakroun Aida

Dear Sir or Madam, We are glad to announce you that we are starting a new e-business to buy Authentic Moroccan Babouche from the city of Fez, located in the middle of Morocco, through the...


Inconnu - Street Drifter - Fes - Maroc

Published: February 27, 2014
Length: 34:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mohammed Meki


FES TAHTA AL MIJHAR 31/12/2014

Published: January 09, 2015
Length: 09:27 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Radio Plus Fes

برنامج فاس تحت المجهر : برنامج أسبوعي تقدمه لكم الإعلامية إلهام خليف. فاس تحت المجهر" مع إلهام خليف في حلقة...


salah tribak , fes skateboarding

Published: September 14, 2013
Length: 12:28 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Salah Tribak

another parts comming soon.


Danse traditionnelle comorienne à Fes (mars 2013)

Published: October 21, 2013
Length: 52:24 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Housni Issouffa

Danse traditionnelle comorienne à Fes lors de la journée culturelle comorienne en mars 2013.


issawa fes rzini

Published: January 15, 2014
Length: 04:25 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: fannasi yassine

pour vous fête : 06 68 10 44 08.


MOROCCO TRAVEL: Eating snails in Fes

Published: March 10, 2015
Length: 02:30 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Christiaan Welzel

Please Subscribe for free (http://bit.ly/1FxiVp2). My wife and I were backpacking in Morocco on Christmas Day. We could've found an American restaurant and had a western meal, but when traveling...


LAMKADDAM ADIL LGOUCHI DE FES

Published: December 15, 2010
Length: 27:54 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Driss Zaarouri

Haddoune.


Berber Carpet's Symbolism, Fes

Published: September 28, 2014
Length: 58:06 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Shantha Bunyan

Berber carpet seller tells about the symbolism woven into the carpet I purchased. Made of cactus silk. 6 June, 2014. Fes, Morocco. mvi6411.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

University of al-Karaouine

The University of al-Karaouine or al-Qarawiyyin is a university located in Fes, Morocco. The al-Karaouine mosque was founded by Fatima al-Fihri in 859 with an associated school, or madrasa, which subsequently became one of the leading spiritual and educational centers of the historic Muslim world. It was incorporated into Morocco's modern state university system in 1963.

Located at 34.0644, -4.97333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Madrassas, Universities in Morocco, Islamic universities and colleges, Educational institutions established in the 9th century, 859 establishments, Buildings and structures in Fes, Almoravid dynasty, Moroccan architecture, Berber architecture, Arabic architecture, 1130s architecture, Mosques in Morocco, University of al-Karaouine

Fes el Bali

Fes el Bali is not to be confused with the newer and smaller medina, Fes Jdid, which was founded by the Marinid dynasty in 1276. Fes el Bali (English: Old fes) is the oldest and walled part of Fes, Morocco. Fes el Bali was originally founded as the capital of the Idrisid Dynasty in between 789 and 808 AD. Besides being famous for having the oldest university in the world Fes el Bali, with a total population of 156 000, is also believed to be the biggest car-free urban area in the world.

Located at 34.0611, -4.97778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Fes, World Heritage Sites in Morocco, Idrisid dynasty, Archaeological sites in Morocco, Moroccan Zaydis

Fes Jdid

Fes Jdid is one of the 3 parts of Fes, Morocco. It was founded by the Marinids in 1276 as an extension to Fes el Bali.

Located at 34.0553, -4.99028 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Fes

Ibn Danan Synagogue (Fes)

The Ibn Danan Synagogue, is a synagogue in Fes, Morocco, dating from the 17th century.

Located at 34.0523, -4.9922 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Synagogues in Morocco, 17th-century synagogues, Buildings and structures in Fes

Bou Inania Madrasa

The Madrasa Bou Inania (also Bu Inaniya, المدرسة أبو عنانية بفاس) is a madrasa in Fes, Morocco, founded in AD 1351–56 by the Abu Inan Faris, who also founded the Madrasa Bou Inania in Meknes. It is widely acknowledged as an excellent example of Marinid architecture. The name "Bou Inania" comes from the first part of the sultan's name "Abou Inan". The madrasa functioned both as an educational institute and as a congregational mosque. This is the only madrasa in Fes with a minaret.

Located at 34.0619, -4.98278 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Madrassas, Moroccan madrasas, Berber architecture, Moorish architecture, Moroccan architecture, Mosques in Morocco, Buildings and structures in Fes, 1350s architecture, Moroccan culture

Dar al-Magana

Dar al-Magana (Arabic for "clockhouse") is a house in Fes, Morocco, built by the Marinid Sultan Abu Inan Faris which holds a weight-powered water clock. The muwaqqit Abou al-Hassan Ibn Ali Ahmed Tlemsani was responsible for building the clock, which was finished on 6 May 1357. The Dar al-Magana is opposite the Bou Inania Madrasa and connected to this school. The clock consists of 13 windows and platforms carrying brass bowls.

Located at 34.0622, -4.9824 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Morocco, Clocks, 1350s architecture

Al-Attarine Madrasa

The Al-Attarine Madrasa is a madrasa in Fes, Morocco, near the Al-Qarawiyyin. It was built by the Marinid sultan Uthman II Abu Said (r. 1310-1331) in 1323-5. The madrasa takes its name from the Souk al-Attarine, the spice and perfume market.

Located at 34.065, -4.97333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Madrassas, Moroccan madrasas, Buildings and structures in Fes, 1320s architecture

Fes railway station

The Fes Railway station is the main station in the Moroccan city of Fes. There are secondary stations for local connections, but this is the station used for the long-distance main-line trains.

Located at 34.048, -5.00151 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Morocco, Fes, Buildings and structures in Fes