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The Fes Festival of world sacred music

Spirit of Fes Foundation | Sidi Al Khayat, BP 62, Fes 30200, Morocco
+212 5357-40535
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Fes Festival of World Sacred Music

I had looked forward to attending this festival for over 10 years. I finally got to go this year... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2017
Footfriendly
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Oaxaca, Mexico
The magic was not there

This is a major festival which attracts many great artists and visitors from all over the world... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2017
Brianroneill
,
Marbella, Spain
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Spirit of Fes Foundation | Sidi Al Khayat, BP 62, Fes 30200, Morocco
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Reviewed 26 June 2017

I had looked forward to attending this festival for over 10 years. I finally got to go this year and I enjoyed every moment. Fes is a special place to host this festival. I found the Sufi nights the most moving of the events. Being...More

Thank Footfriendly
Reviewed 26 May 2017

This is a major festival which attracts many great artists and visitors from all over the world. It should be a wonderful, uplifting and magical experience but the 2017 programme was a big disappointment. The "sacredness" of the festival was missing. Most artists appeared to...More

Thank Brianroneill
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Fez is a city like no other, and its World Sacred Music Festival is an ode to human civilisation, spirituality, and the values of tolerance, understanding, diversity, and peace. I've had the immense privilege to assist for 2 days to the 23rd edition, and all...More

Thank MehdiBenss
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Fès Festival of World Sacred Music is a famous event that gathers a great list of international artists. The festival is the opportunity to discover world artists while visiting different great locations and monuments of Fès. The venue of the main concert, Bab Al Makina,...More

Thank Lionel F
Reviewed 6 November 2015 via mobile

One of the sacred palaces in morocco, very fameuse and unique, to lesen to the nice musik and folklore, you will not belive that you are in fes but is the reality, si beautiful and wonderful, no coment . We enjoyed match and we love...More

Thank abdelfettah e
Reviewed 17 June 2015

The festival is a 8-9 day one with multiple events through the day at cultural landmarks within the medina and outside. Most events require tickets (quite expensive, priced at 20, 30 or 50 euros depending on the event) except for the free Sufi nights at...More

1  Thank MamboMumbai
Reviewed 25 May 2015 via mobile

I happened to be in Morocco on business and took a chance on getting a ticket at the door. Fortunately I got in and am so grateful. I will definitely return and attend more artists in the future. The opening ceremony is held in the...More

Thank AlexisZA
Reviewed 15 August 2014

Great experiance, beautifull music, nice change. Was there with my familly. Hope to visit again soon

3  Thank Sal S
Reviewed 12 July 2014

This long dreamed of Festival was very well planned, prepared, and executed. I would love to have a video of Opening night at the Bab al Makina. You really got to see and hear many of the performers for all of the venues of the...More

4  Thank Cynthia C
Reviewed 3 July 2014

Good timing and good luck! I arrived at Fes just when the festival was starting. Caught a few performances. Really cool!

2  Thank Shabana B
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