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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

  • Hotel Akouas

    27, Rue Amir Abdelkader MA - 50000 Meknès

    Offering an indoor pool, Hotel Akouas is located in Meknès. The property is 62 km from Ifrane city. At Hotel Akouas you will find a 24-hour front desk. Free Wi-Fi access is available in all areas. Units at Hotel Akouas will provide guests with a fla..

  • Hotel Transatlantique Four stars Four stars Four stars Four stars

    El Mariniyine MA - 50 000 Meknès

    Prix Prices from : 77 €

    Set in the north of Meknes, the Transatlantique offers views of the Medina and the hotel’s park. It features an outdoor pool, a tennis court and air-conditioned rooms with balcony. All of the soundproofed rooms at the Hotel Transatlantique overlook ..

  • Hotel Malta Four stars Four stars Four stars Four stars

    3, Rue Charif El Idriss MA - 50000 Meknès

    Prix Prices from : 120 €

    Situated in the centre of Meknes, Hotel Malta is just 500 metres from the Al Amir Abdelkader Train Station. An English-style Pub, piano bar and nightclub are located in the hotel. The rooms at the Hotel Malta are air-conditioned, and offer free Wi-F..

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