What to see in MEKNES ?

In order to respond to what to see in Meknes :

Meknes is at the foot of the Middle Atlas mountains. This old city is one of the imperial cities of Morocco. Meknes has a lot of historical Monuments. Such as souks, el-Hedim Square which is the center of public and cultural life, and a variety of museums and natural sites, among others.

what to see in Meknes?

Meknes is also called Mekinez, it takes its name from the Berber tribe. This beautiful city is the closest to the Roman ruins of Volubilis. It is necessary to know that the prices of the products are quite reasonable compared to other cities in Morocco. Also, its people are very friendly.

Travelers can visit most tourist attractions on foot as there are many things to do and to see in Meknes.

what to see in Meknes?

Most important places to visit in Meknes

  • The Walls tour
  • The Medina
  • Souks (markets)
  • Mulay Ismail Mausoleum
  • Gates of Bab El-Mansur, Bab Berdaine…
  • The Angel Pond
  • The Medersa Bouinania
  • The Gardens of the Sultans
  • The gigantic stables
  • Museum of Moroccan Art in Dar Jamai


Many Moroccans visit the mausoleum of Mulay Ismail because they believe that he has the power to heal. Every year in the months of August and September, faithful travelers make a pilgrimage to Mulay Idris giving rise to a very lively colorful, and entertaining event.