Moulay Idriss attractions

Mausoleum in Moulay Idriss

Mausoleum of Moulay Idriss

The Mausoleum of Moulay Idriss is Morocco's most important pilgrimage site, and the town is swamped every August during the annual moussem to venerate it; it’s said locally that five pilgrimages to Moulay Idriss dur…
Viewpoint in Moulay Idriss

Grande & Petite Terrasses

These lofty medina vantage points provide stunning views over Moulay Idriss and the green-roofed mausoleum. The Grande Terrasse is broader and better for capturing panoramic vistas of the hilltop town and surroundin…
Mosque in Moulay Idriss

Cylindrical Minaret

Moulay Idriss' green-tiled cylindrical minaret, built in 1939, is unique and worth a look. Although it's located inside the medina, it's easy to find if you skirt around the western edge heading uphill (passing a co…