How to Spend 24 Hours in Fez, Morocco

Fez, Morocco
Fez, Morocco. Photo by Selina Bubendorfer on Unsplash

If you have a day to spend in Fez, it is important to do it right! Lucky for you, we got you covered with everything you must do in a day in Fez, Morocco. Keep reading for travel inspiration and get ready to unravel the rich tapestry of Morocco.


Begin your day by strolling through one of the country’s most historic Medinas, as you unravel the mystique of Moroccan souks or markets. Engage with the locals, try traditional cuisine, soak up the scents of vibrant spices, and revel in the allure of handmade crafts. Be sure to stop by the tannery where you can receive a tour of the age-old craft of leather production in Morocco.


As noon approaches, head into one of the many authentic cafes, and indulge in one of the country’s most traditional meals: Tagine. This stew, consisting of couscous, stewed veggies, and some sort of meat, is a staple in Moroccan cuisine. Sip a refreshing mint tea when done and get ready for the next part of your day.

Pottery Museum

Pottery is one of the many crafts that is home to Morocco. Visit the Pottery Museum and watch skilled craftsmen mold clay into meticulous works of art.

Dar Batha Museum

Weave your way through some of the country’s richest history and architectural significance at the Dar Bartha Museum, an excellent example of Morocco’s elegant architecture.