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Rabat, Morocco
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Nature and archeology in the midst of the city - an impressive combination. The chellah is a spiritual oasis and well worth the visit. After entering, follow the main path all the way down the hill. Wander throughout the mosque until you find the abandoned...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Situated just outside the city walls of Rabat, Chella is a beautifully landscaped site with Roman and Moroccan remains. The Roman remains are are mostly at foundation level, Moroccan remains are a couple of stories high - and impressive. Overall, the stars of this site...More

Thank goodkorma
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I liked this place more than the old town. It's very quiet, which adds to the Charme. I was practically on my own. The ruins are beautiful and the dozens of storks and stork nests add to the atmosphere. Feels almost a little enchanted. Definitely...More

Thank berlinizer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The old ruins of the Chellah are a fair walk from the old medina but it houses a great collection of crumbled mosques, hammams, workshops and houses, and the ancient city sits within the giant surrounding walls. The only inhabitants now being the resident storks!...More

1  Thank Livalambchop
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were fortunate to have a very knowledgable guide to take us through the Chellah. He explained to us the time line and wove interesting facts together. We thank Aziz for making our visit so informative and interesting. The comment he made about the layout...More

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the Chellah ruins as part of our tour. While the ruins were quite interesting, most stunning were all the storks and their associated nests. About halfway through I switched out my regular camera lens for my long zoom telephoto lens for birds. I...More

Thank Ed C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Historic ruin is undergoing a major restoration and landscape enhancement making it one of the best attractions in town. It is also a nice peaceful getaway as well. If you are fortunate to visit April/May you will encounter more storks than you ever dreamed...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 24 May 2017

As compared to the Mohammed V Square, this is a quiet, green space. Its fun to view the storks nesting on top of walls, columns, wherever. clack clack. the gardens at the back are pretty and the water running through "cools you" visually. the ruins...More

Thank Howierw
Reviewed 17 May 2017

A visit to Chellah will allow you to see interesting ruins and gardens. Our visit in May allowed us the unique opportunity to see huge stork nests with the nesting storks. Amazing! Our guide was informative about the site and the storks as well. They...More

Thank klmaestra
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Not far from Fez lies the ruins of Chellah, dating to 1339 and built by Abou Yacoub Youssef as the site for a mosque and burial place for his wife. The outer wall was built sometime before 1351 by Sultan Abou Yacoub, possibly as a...More

3  Thank AugustPhoenix
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bovna p
Hi , I am planning trip to go to rabat. how to royal palace ,Chellah, Oudaya Kasbah, Hassan tower, Volubillis & moulay Idrsis arround fez? do you have any ideas about local tour agent who can give me tour in one day? if I arrived in rabat arround 2 pm. can I have some local travel agent name pls.
20 November 2015|
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Response from imdarkside | Reviewed this property |
You dont necessarily need a tour guide. The town is easy to get around simply by walking to most of the spots. In the kasba you will find some "tour guides" that will show you around. They expect a tip so be clear up... More