Meknès
in Meknes of Fès-Meknès, Morocco

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
33.894 and -5.547 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 33° 53' 36" and W -5° 32' 50"
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: 05:40 PM (Friday)
Timezone: Africa/Casablanca
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:13 am and 7:14 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-35.033 and 173.900 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Matauri Bay
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for Morocco in Northern Africa

Safety Score: 3,4 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: 2020-09-25 07:18:58

Delve into Meknès

Meknès in Meknes (Fès-Meknès) with it's 545,705 habitants is located in Morocco about 74 mi (or 119 km) east of Rabat, the country's capital town.

Current time in Meknès is now 05:40 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Africa / Casablanca with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports close to Meknès, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Morocco is Bassatine Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), South-East. 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 23 mi (or 37 km), North-East. 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: El Hajeb, Moulay Yacoub, Khemisset, Sidi Slimane and Oulad Tayeb. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 83 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 37%
Air Pressure 1024 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 53% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Saturday, 26th of September 2020

25°C (78 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 27th of September 2020

24°C (76 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 28th of September 2020

27°C (81 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Riad Yacout

Address
0,3 mi
22 Pace Lalla Aouda
50000 Meknes
Morocco

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


VOLUBILIS INN

Address
0,4 mi
144 BOULEVARD MOULY IDRISS ZERHOUN
50000 Meknes-Tafilalt
Morocco

Time Information

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


ZAKI HOTEL

Address
1,1 mi
20 AL MASSIRA BLVD
50000 Meknes
Morocco

Time Information

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


Menzeh Dalia

Address
3,3 mi
Domaine Izmar RP 34 route vers Rabat
50000 Meknes
Morocco

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hôtel Belle Vue

Address
0,1 mi
21 Avenue des Forces Armees Royales
50000 Meknes
Morocco

Time Information

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


Hotel Bab Mansour

Address
0,3 mi
38 Rue Amir Abdelkader
50000 Meknes
Morocco

Time Information

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


ibis Meknes

Address
0,4 mi
Avenue des F.A.R
50000 MEKNES
Morocco

Time Information

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


Riad Zahraa

Address
0,5 mi
5, Derb Sidi Abdellah El Kasri, Touta
50000 Meknès
Morocco

Time Information

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


Le Collier de la Colombe

Address
0,8 mi
67 rue Driba
50070 Meknes
Morocco

Time Information

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


Ryad Dar Al Meknassia

Address
0,9 mi
14 Derb Zemouri Dar-Smen
50030 Meknes
Morocco

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:30
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Morocco Meknes City Tour

Published: January 05, 2011
Length: 12:56 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: noodzaak

Een halve dag door Meknes, naar de graanschuren en de koninklijke paardenstallen. Een wandeling door de medina en tenslotte de verdiende lunch. En ja weer een tajine met kip.


jmila de meknes

Published: November 24, 2012
Length: 34:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: zakaria elbiliki

jmila de meknes.


fantasia a meknes préparation tbourida

Published: February 28, 2014
Length: 52:19 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: MrDriss04

J'ai créé cette vidéo à l'aide de l'outil de création de diaporamas YouTube (http://www.youtube.com/upload).


QUITE A JOURNEY - Until You Wake Up

Published: March 03, 2015
Length: 37:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Phantom Menace

Download the game : http://gamejolt.com/games/adventure/until-you-wake-up/48103/ More videos : http://bit.ly/1zBTjrv Facebook : http://on.fb.me/1rlbEGk Twitter : http://bit.ly/1xQHnBR...


stop motion freestyle dans lycee moulay ismail de Meknes

Published: February 10, 2009
Length: 37:28 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: mohsin adidou

mohsine adidou & hamid ouarho.


Meknes Medina - Meknes, Morocco

Published: December 01, 2010
Length: 03:31 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWa

http://tripwow.tripadvisor.com/tripwow/ta-00a0-96fc-5399?ytv2=1 - Created at TripWow by TravelPod Attractions (a TripAdvisor™ company) Meknes Medina Read more at: http://www.travelpod.com/ad/...


Festival Mouloudiat Meknes :: مهرجان مولوديات مكناس :: 2015

Published: January 08, 2015
Length: 27:05 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: La question Maroc

الاستاذ محمد أمين باحث في التراث والكاتب العام لجمعية فضاء مكناس للملحون.


Meknes maroc 2015

Published: March 11, 2015
Length: 58:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Marocain Machi Merican


فن الحلقة في مدينة مكناس Folklore in the Moroccan city of Meknes 2012

Published: February 20, 2015
Length: 10:44 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: nassreddine goumirat

منذ القدم وهذا الفن متواجد ومتربع على ساحة الفن القصراوي ايامها لم يكن للارسال عبر الأثير وجود (( الراديو...


Al Omrane Alia Meknes 250,000 DHs

Published: February 27, 2015
Length: 19:56 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: AXIS Prod


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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.

Stade d'Honneur (Meknes)

Stade d'Honneur is a multi-use stadium in Meknes, Morocco. It is currently used mostly for football matches and hosts the home games of CODM Meknès. The stadium holds 20,000 people. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:33.891534|-5.539577|type:landmark_scale:3000|||||| |primary |name= }} {{#invoke: Navbox | navbox }}

Located at 33.8915, -5.53958 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Morocco

Bou Inania Madrasa (Meknes)

The Bou Inania Madrasa is a madrasa (Islamic learning center) in the city of Meknes, Morocco, founded by the Marinid ruler Abu Inan Faris in 1350. He also founded a madrasa with the same name in the city of Fes. The madrasa is considered one of the best monument the Marinids have left. It is a marvel of Islamic architecture. The columns and doors have wonderful decorations, including the writings of carved ornaments.

Located at 33.895, -5.56667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Moroccan madrasas, Madrassas, Buildings and structures in Meknes, Marinid dynasty, Berber architecture, Moorish architecture, Moroccan architecture, 14th-century architecture

Bab Berdieyinne Mosque

The Bab Berdieyinne Mosque is a religious building in the historical city center of Meknes, Morocco,, constructed in the 18th century. On 19 February 2010, its minaret collapsed during Friday prayers, causing at least 41 fatalities and many injuries. The area had received heavy rain over the preceding days. The collapse of buildings in the older parts of Morocco's cities is fairly common but the collapse of minarets is rare.

Located at 33.895, -5.55472 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
2010 in Morocco, 2010 disasters, Disasters in Morocco, Collapsed buildings, Mosques in Morocco, Buildings and structures in Meknes

Bassatine Air Base

Bassatine Air Base is a military air base in Meknes, the capital city of the Meknès-Tafilalet region in Morocco. It is also known as the Second Royal Air Force Base, operated by the Royal Moroccan Air Force.

Located at 33.8792, -5.515 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Morocco, Meknès-Tafilalet


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Mekinez, Meknès, مكناس, ⴰⵎⴽⵏⴰⵙ, Мекнес, Meknes, مکناس, מקנס, MEK, メクネス, 梅克内斯