How to get there
As it is a small city, you can reach there by taking a flight to a nearby airport such as Sais Airport and then take a bus or a train. The city is well connected to nearby cities like Fez and Casablanca. Within the city, you would find taxis, horse carriages and buses so that you can easily commute. Walk through the city streets that give a warm feeling of traditional culture of Morocco.
Major attractions of Versailles of Morocco
1. Dar Jamai Museum
|Dar Jamai Museum|
Earlier it was a palace built by powerful Sultans and then passed to Al-Glaoui family. Now this celestial building is used as a museum to display paintings, jewellery, ceramics and textiles. The interiors of the museum have exquisite embroidered carpets and cushions. You would love to experience different styles of crafts and embroidery.
2. Heri es-Souani
It is a historic building having huge granaries and stables that store food for thousands of horses. It is a great masterpiece of architecture that attracts tourists for a glance. The building has giant walls and small windows with a facility of underflow water mediums to keep the temperature cool.
3. El- Hedime
The market place is centrally located and a major tourist attraction. At this square, you will find all kinds of stalls, street hawkers, and entertainments such as fire swallowers, jugglers, and artists.
4. The ruins of Rome in Volubilis
A great architecture building that depicts the traditions and cultures of Rome.
5. Mausoleum of Sidi ben Aissa
|Mausoleum of Sidi ben Aissa|
It is place of worship which is closed for non-Muslims. Here, followers of Sidi Ben, assemble from worldwide in April.
Promise your family an incredible trip to imperial cities of Morocco and feel delighted.