Fes Ville Nouvelle (Self Guided), Fes

The Ville Nouvelle region of Fes is very contemporary and home to a number of different tourist attractions. Visit the Ville Nouvelle and you're certain to cherish striking fountains, great mosques, cultural venues, and shopping locations.
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Fes Ville Nouvelle Map

Guide Name: Fes Ville Nouvelle
Guide Location: Morocco » Fes (See other walking tours in Fes)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 7
Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.9 Km or 1.8 Miles
Author: leticia
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Fountain
  • Ensemble Artisanal
  • Avenue Hassan II
  • Complexe Culturel Al Houria
  • Mosquée Imam Malik (Tajamouati)
  • Florence Plaza
  • Plaza de la Resistencia

1) Fountain

In southern Fes, at one of the city’s most beautiful roundabouts, visitors will discover a wonderful fountain constructed in a circular design. The fountain is amazing and one of the prominent landmarks of Fes. From here, the well-known Avenue Hassan begins.
Ensemble Artisanal

2) Ensemble Artisanal

Ensemble Artisanal is a wonderful shopping venue in the Ville Nouvelle district. Situated near the Hôtel Crown Palace, this pleasant store offers amazing art work, most of which is of leather, wood, and cooper material designed by local artisans.
Avenue Hassan II

3) Avenue Hassan II (must see)

Avenue Hassan II is a large boulevard in Fes, located in the Ville Nouvelle region. This beautiful avenue presents tall Moroccan palms, fantastic red flowers, as well as a number of wonderful fountains. An enjoyable hike, plus it has a great selection of stores and shops.
Complexe Culturel Al Houria

4) Complexe Culturel Al Houria

Complexe Culturel Al Houria is situated on Boulevard Tarik Ibn Ziad, just beside the Mosque Imam Malik. The complex represents the Municipal Cultural Complex of Fes, which inside offers two exhibition halls, several showrooms, a library media center, theater, and cafeteria.
Mosquée Imam Malik (Tajamouati)

5) Mosquée Imam Malik (Tajamouati)

Mosquée Imam Malik is located near the Kennedy Plaza. The mosque is easily one of the most gorgeous and biggest mosques in the contemporary city of Fes (second only to the Quaraouiyine in the Medina). The mosque opened its doors to believers during the Ramadan of 1994.
Florence Plaza

6) Florence Plaza

Florence Plaza is located in front of the Bank Al Maghrib. The plaza is famous for being the center of book and art exhibitions in the city of Fes. Florence Plaza is also an excellent venue for recreation and leisure activities.
Plaza de la Resistencia

7) Plaza de la Resistencia

Plaza de la Resistencia, or formerly Plaza Lafayette, is located on the end of Avenue Hassan II (near the McDonald’s). The plaza features a wonderful globe statue with a terrific fountain around the statue. Plaza de la Resistencia is a lovely tourist attraction, and is particularly gorgeous at night.

Walking Tours in Fes, Morocco

Create Your Own Walk in Fes

Create Your Own Walk in Fes

Creating your own self-guided walk in Fes is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Central Fes

Central Fes

Fes is a charming city, prominent tourist destination, as well as a fascinating place to search and discover. The central district of Fes features important boulevards, fine squares, and beautiful gardens. Explore the central region of Fes today.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.0 Km or 1.2 Miles
Walking around Medina

Walking around Medina

Fes is a fabulous Moroccan city with plenty of history. The old, marvelous gates, wonderful gardens, and fine squares all combine to make Fes a very rich city in terms of heritage. Take a walk around Medina and see just what you can explore.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.3 Km or 0.8 Miles
Fes Introduction Walking Tour

Fes Introduction Walking Tour

Labelled Morocco's cultural capital, the city of Fes is renowned for its old town – Fes El Bali walled medina – a colorful mix of medieval Marinid architecture, vibrant souks and charming, sometimes mysterious atmosphere. The latter is due to the presence of such unique sites as the 14th-century Bou Inania religious school boasting elaborate cedar carving and ornate tile decoration. To...  view more

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.2 Km or 2 Miles
Cultural Venues

Cultural Venues

Fes is Morocco’s former capital as well as one of the most important cultural centers in the entire country. Dating back to the late 8th century, this charming city features several fine art galleries, fascinating museums, informative libraries, and other cultural venues.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.2 Km or 0.7 Miles
Fes El-Jdid

Fes El-Jdid

The El-Jdid district of Fes is among the city’s central regions. Here, visitors will indulge in the fabulous gates, sacred venues, as well as historical buildings. Its main street, Grand Rue de Fes El-Jdid, also presents a fine leather shop.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.5 Km or 0.9 Miles