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Locals in front of the town gate Bab el Mansour in the evening sun, Meknes, Morocco, Africa
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Moulay Ismaïl turned Meknes into an imperial city in the 17C and it owes its most beautiful buildings to him - on the same scale as the sultan’s overweening ambitions. The imperial city, with its superb vestiges, stretches south from the medina, animated by tireless activity in the craftsmen’s souks. The new town, separated from the historic section by the Boufekrane River, was built by the French in the early 20C. Meknes is a gem on the east-west axis stretching between Fes and Rabat, and is also just thirty kilometres from the Roman site of Volubilis.

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Tourist attractions Meknes : Things to see and do

  • Imperial City of Meknes Recommended Recommended

    Place El Hédime MA - Meknès

    Moulay Ismaïl (1647-1727) was a builder sultan who left Meknes the legacy of his outstanding achievements. Enjoy Bab Berdaïne and Bab el Khémis, two superb gates pierced in the dozens of kilometres of walls erected at the time. The "wall of the ..

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  • Mansour Gate Recommended Recommended

    Place El Hédime MA - Meknès

    Moulay Ismaïl crowned his works as a builder with this majestically proportioned construction begun shortly before his death and completed in around 1732 by his son, Moulay Abdallah. The gate, the largest in Meknes and one of the most famous in North..

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  • Bou Inania Medersa Recommended Recommended

    Rue Nejjarine MA - Meknès

    This medersa, fittingly built by the Marinids in the 14C, was completed by sultan Abou Inan, for whom it was named. While the courtyard is its finest flower, with its zellige tiles, finely worked stucco and sculpted ceiling, the prayer room ceiling i..

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Hotels Meknes

  • Hôtel Belle Vue Three stars Three stars Three stars

    21, Avenue des FAR MA - 50000 Meknès

    Prix Prices from : 33 €

    Hôtel Belle Vue is located in Meknès, 10 minutes' walk from the train station. Free Wi-Fi access is available. Rooms here will provide you with a flat-screen TV and air conditioning. You can enjoy a garden view from all the rooms. Extras include a m..

  • Hotel De Nice

    10 Omar Ben Chemsi MA - 50000 Meknès

    Hotel de Nice is located in central Meknés, just a 10-minute walk from the Al Ami Abdelkader Train Station. It features a hammam, a tennis court and free Wi-Fi access. The hotel has an on-site restaurant, which serves both traditional Moroccan and i..

  • Hotel Oasis Tafilalet

    N6 , Rue Kifa (Nouvelle Ville) MA - 50000 Meknès

    Hotel Oasis Tafilalet is located in Meknès. An array of activities can be enjoyed in the surroundings, including golfing and horse riding. Free WiFi access is available. Each room here will provide you with a flat-screen TV with cable channels. Priv..

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