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Meknes 30050, Morocco
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Wider streets than Fes, but not so interesting- less activity, fewer shops, can be skipped if you have been to Fes. Some Berber shops- bargaining is the key!

Thank KanwarTavy
Reviewed 6 days ago

A medina is an old walled in city. A souk is the market located in the medina. We visited quite a number of amazing medinas around Morocco (Marrakesh, Fez, Chefchaouen, Rabat, etc.). This medina is not on the scale of the other medinas. The Meknes...More

Thank Spudrunner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friday Night at the Meknès Medina Market under the full moon was an experience of a life - in just a few hours, all of my senses were awakened and heightened - unforgettable!

Thank Mary Ellen L
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

After a couple of stressful days in Marrach, the Meknes medina was pure luxury. Unlike in Marrakech, the people were not pushy and the narrow streets were not full of motorcycles. It was very nice to stroll around the Meknes Medina and see all the...More

Thank Anna S
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Narrow streets lots of people, that's the Meknes Medina. It is quite interesting to take a walk there.

Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Not much really to look at. We went into the food market and also a goods market. Mostly the goods market was tourist junk. So I wouldn’t make a big effort if you don’t have the time.

Thank BloggerLinda
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Meknes is a fascinating place and such a long history. The winding streets and vendors were interesting and the main square was beautiful. I would definitely recommend a stop here. My guide, Mustafa, provided an excellent tour with a lot of interesting information both historical...More

Thank Leanne N
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

I like to see how the locals live where ever I visit and this is a must to experience such. Must visit!

Thank Julianabraz
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

I stoped my car at parking and walked on my feet, wander around, watch faces and shops, and get to know the sights of the area.

Thank BaderA606
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Similar to all Medina’s, this square comes alive in the evenings with places to eat and entertainment of varying degrees

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21 April 2018|
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Response from GPhillipsMBE | Reviewed this property |
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20 December 2017|
Response from Karen A | Reviewed this property |
Hi from our experience most hostels will be happy to arrange someone to guide you through the Medinas. MAPS ME an app works to a point but sometimes loses connection in the medinas. If you just get lost. .you can ask... More
21 September 2015|
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Response from Justin W | Reviewed this property |
Yes I only spent half a day there and then went to Volubilis which is also worth doing. If you have a car it only needs an hour or so to visit.