Archaeological Site of Volubilis, Meknes-Tafilalet Region

Discover the mix of Berber and Roman history and architecture at Archaeological Site of Volubilis, a partially excavated ancient city, now a World Heritage Site. After coming under Roman rule in the 1st century CE, the town quickly grew into a large colonial Roman city on the edge of the empire. The triumphal arch and basilica stand as the most impressive structures of the archaeological site: note their distinctly Roman style reinterpreted into a North African context, making use of local materials and several regional motifs. See Archaeological Site of Volubilis and all Meknes-Tafilalet Region has to offer by arranging your trip with our Meknes-Tafilalet Region trip itinerary maker tool .
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  • A UNESCO-listed site but not maintained. The entrance is 70 dirham for tourists and 10 dirham for Moroccans. A disgrace! for example, the largest museum and site in Rabat, which pays for more than 10 dirhams. Oh yes you also have to leave a tip to the park man.
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  • Recommended visit, fairly well preserved ruins. The Arc de Triomphe and the mosaics would be highlighted.
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