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Moulay Idriss Zerhoun | 30 km 30 north of Meknes, Morocco
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The Roman ruins contain a victory arch, impressive basilica and spectacular mosaics.
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Moulay Idriss Zerhoun | 30 km 30 north of Meknes, Morocco
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The stuff that dreams are made of. Amazing historically important Roman ruins located near the site where the Jesus of Nazareth movie was filmed about 42 years ago. This is an archeologist's dream site.

Thank Victoria201154
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Volubilis on our way from Rabat to Chef. The site is a must must see. Scrounge up the 20dh ($2) and visit this site. Give yourself plenty of time to walk around as well, as the site is huge. There's a fairly modern-looking...More

Thank MrJonnyU
Reviewed August 6, 2017

We visited this old roman ruins of Volubilis, they have the museum explained the history and the site very clear. You can find different ruins of house, temple, walls etc. You can take many good photo of beautiful view from surrounding area. Very good to...More

Thank clui888
Reviewed July 2, 2017

Leaving from the beautiful indigo city of Chefchaouen, (pictured above) we drove on to the Roman Ruins of Volubilis, stopping once or twice along the way to take in the views through the mountains. A Unesco World Heritage site, the Volubilis ruins lie in the...More

Thank Jenelle W
Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

This is a little piece of history in the middle of nowhere that's worth the ride. Made sure you don't get swindled into taking a private car just take a shared taxi from the taxi station for 10 dirham per person. It was very cool...More

Thank Myra P
Reviewed June 19, 2017 via mobile

This site is still being unearthed. What is available to see is a temple, church, some houses with beautiful mosaic floors, a communal bakery, an olive press and a gate to the city. They also have a new museum on site which had duplicates of...More

Thank ImeldaMario
Reviewed June 2, 2017

Guide? Site is huge and misdirected in famous travel guide. "Where is the House of Venus?" "Reconstructed in a museum in Casablanca." That saved time. Our guide proved super knowledgeable with a gift to not only entertain but engage the group, Wow what a sight.

1  Thank LorenzoelJefe
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic day out at Volubilis. The ruins are breathtaking! There is very little shade available so make sure you go dressed appropriately and take plenty water with you. The visitor centre is interesting and has air-conditioning as a bonus. There is a...More

Thank Teapot79
Reviewed May 20, 2017

Was considered the Kingdom of Mauretania. The Romans maintained rule over the 42 hectare area and 2.6 kilometres of walls for close to 300 years shortly around A.D. The city fell to local tribes around 285 A.D and never retaken by the Romans due to...More

Thank thesmdm
Reviewed May 17, 2017

We visited the Roman ruins of Volubilis while traveling between Rabat and Fez. It is well worth the stop especially if you visit the site with a local guide. Our guide was very informative but not overwhelming. The terrain is uneven so if you have...More

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October 7, 2016|
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Response from craigr22 | Reviewed this property |
sorry for delay in replying as I do not spend too much time with TA. Also, we had a rental car so I don't know. Sorry.
Rachel N
December 30, 2015|
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Response from craigr22 | Reviewed this property |
It depends: if you are into archeology, then at least 4-5 hours there. If not, 2.5 hours there