Day trip to Moulay Yacoub spa

Day trip to Moulay Yacoub Thermal Hot Springs

Start Fes
Finish Fez
Days 1
Theme Wellness
From $65 USD
Group Min 2
Group Max 16
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Spirituality, Health, Well Being, and Beauty, that is what Moulay Yacoub spa is all about. Our day excursion to these natural thermal hot springs that serve Moroccan and visitors from around the world since the dawn of time can be so rewarding for the cultured, health-oriented, and even holistic travelers and globe trotters. whether you travel with one of our small daily scheduled group tours or call on us to design a private excursion just for you.

To Moroccans, this legendary hot Springs natural spa has always being a part of rituals and beliefs that dominate early societies who believe in the power of nature and the power of natural healing. These hot springs of Moulay Yacoub have always attracted, (still today), people who suffer from Rheumatism, muscle aches, skin disorder, and arthrosis. A legendary story was woven through the centuries of use that Moulay Yacoub, a Sufi Master, a king, a commander of the Faithful or as we simply call it in our colloquial Moroccan a man of Baraka,( Virtual blessing). A place we visit, a place we believe in its natural power of healing. The legend narration has woven different tales through the centuries about the purpose of these Sulphuric Natural Spring adding to it a virtual blessing to make out of this place a healing pilgrimage or at least a relief recreational place for visitors from all webs of society. Moulay Yacoub Baraka was passed to his daughter Lalla Shafia or simply “the Healer” who took over the opposite hill to Moulay Yacoub and established on it a sanctuary for those who can reach her tomb at the top of the steep hill to be healed from all diseases. Through the centuries, she earned more recognition than even her father Moulay Yacoub, especially among women.

In this mountain village, we still find the traditional baths that serve the pilgrims since the dawn of time, the records show its existence in rivalry with Roman Hot Baths 300 BC. today you can be treated to a modern spa that has been established with Vichy Thermalia care treatments, E.N.T conditions, and articular pathology. Moulay Yacoub Spa facilities also feature sporting areas (cardio-training room, giant thermal pool, etc.) and equipment aimed at relaxation like saunas and hammams).

The modern and refined architecture of this Spa facilities set the focus on providing a serene atmosphere. The building tones with the unspoiled landscapes of Moulay Yacoub, making the Spa (Moulay Yacoub - Morocco) a unique place for at least a day getaway from Fez and other Morocco destinations.

Morocco Tours and Discoveries offer this day trip to Moulay Yacoub from Fez daily as an excursion gateway for those who like to retreat to a special historic yet state of the art healing Spa. Our short day trip from Fez to Moulay Yacoub can be an experience to treasure for a lifetime especially for those who like to explore ancient history, healing spots, holistic and care awareness, or simply enjoy a thermal spa at the best hot springs you may think of. Join us on a Full Day Excursion to Moulay Yacoub spa from Fez. You will love it. This Day excursion is affordable, authentic, original, and available daily with Sarah Discoveries and Tours. Join our daily scheduled departures to Moulay Yacoub Spa with a small group or ask us to tailor a special private visit just for you.

An Adventure as lovely as it gets

  • Moulay Yacoub Modern Spa facilities also feature sporting areas (cardio-training room, giant thermal pool, etc, and equipment aimed at relaxation like saunas and hammams.

  • Enjoy your day excursion to this unique thermal Hot Springs that have attracted visitors from Fez daily, seasonally from around Morocco and even from other countries as far as India.

  • Your guide will walk you through the souk of Moulay Yacoub Village where you will find all the ritualistic ingredients used by pilgrims. He will also show you the traditional thermal baths then of course at the end of the tour will take you to the modern spa where you can treat yourself to all kind of care one can afford.

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  • When you are done with indulging yourself in this unique Spa of Moulay Yacoub Hot Springs, you can walk to the square where there are small eateries and have a delicious Berber Lunch or simply stroll in the village for other personal interests and needs. At 5: 00 pm we will all meet at the square and head back to fez.

  • At 5: 00 pm we will all meet at Moulay Yacoub Village square and head back to fez. Hope you had enjoyed discovering this day excursion from Fez to Moulay Yacoub and benefit from its diverse activities offered around Fez. See you soon on another Morocco Discovery tour from Fez, (Not made for Tourists!) This Celestin Thermalia day excursion to Moulay Yacoub is as good as it gets, affordable, authentic and rewarding. The Real Deal...

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Pricing & Availability

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Mon 12 Oct 2020 Tue 13 Oct 2020 1 Seat $65 INQUIRY
Tue 13 Oct 2020 Wed 14 Oct 2020 1 Seat $65 INQUIRY
Wed 14 Oct 2020 Thu 15 Oct 2020 1 Seat $65 INQUIRY
Thu 15 Oct 2020 Fri 16 Oct 2020 1 Seat $65 INQUIRY
Fri 16 Oct 2020 Sat 17 Oct 2020 1 Seat $65 INQUIRY
Mon 19 Oct 2020 Tue 20 Oct 2020 1 Seat $65 INQUIRY
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Mon 14 Dec 2020 Tue 15 Dec 2020 1 Seat $65 INQUIRY
Tue 15 Dec 2020 Wed 16 Dec 2020 1 Seat $65 INQUIRY
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Fri 18 Dec 2020 Sat 19 Dec 2020 1 Seat $65 INQUIRY
Mon 21 Dec 2020 Tue 22 Dec 2020 1 Seat $65 INQUIRY
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Fri 25 Dec 2020 Sat 26 Dec 2020 1 Seat $65 INQUIRY
Mon 28 Dec 2020 Tue 29 Dec 2020 1 Seat $65 INQUIRY
Tue 29 Dec 2020 Wed 30 Dec 2020 1 Seat $65 INQUIRY
Wed 30 Dec 2020 Thu 31 Dec 2020 1 Seat $65 INQUIRY
Thu 31 Dec 2020 Fri 1 Jan 2021 1 Seat $65 INQUIRY

Itinerary

The tour will depart at 9:30 am from your point of pick up. This could be done from our office or the lobby of your hotel. Meet our guide and begin your tour with a small group or private. All our tours to Moulay Yacoub are guaranteed departures. The ride will take Northwest of the city to the hills between Mount Zalagh and Mount Tghat, a picturesque valley of primarily limestone and clay serves as a great source of supply to the well-reputed potters of Fez. These Phosphoric and Sulphuric voluptuous hills are a wealth of minerals and rare plants such as the famous Eudicotylédones gamopétales and Asteridae. A plant Arab medicine has used for centuries to cure gum diseases and cleanse teeth. The clades of Asteridae are still widely used in Morocco as a toothpick.

Crossing these picturesque hills that engage a springy aroma unique to this area will lead you to a deep valley where Moulay Yacoub Village is nestled in the middle of nowhere. Traditionally, Moulay Yacoub was a pilgrimage for thousands of years to all those who suffered from skin disorders. The legend narrates that these hot springs were known as Aqua Juba, after a Berber king (300 BC) who use to rival Roman hot baths of Bennassa and Volubilis by his own natural hot springs. Later in time in the 13th century, an Almohad King called Yacoub Al Mansour had a terrible skin disorder and was advised to bath in these hot springs known for their healing powers. He of course did, but once cured he claimed the springs for himself. Since then they were called Moulay Yacoub (Lord Yacoub hot Springs. The natural spa is only 14 miles from Fez situated in the bottom of the hill already deep but should know that to have this hot water pouring at 54 Degrees has to come from as deep as 1200 feet underground.

Upon your arrival to the village of Moulay Yacoub, your guide will give a thorough introduction of the village historic makeup as well as the social and spiritual rituals embedded in Moroccan collective thinking. He will also walk you through the souk where you will find all the ritualistic ingredients used by pilgrims. He will also show you the traditional thermal baths then of course at the end of the tour will take you to the modern spa where you can treat yourself to all kind of care one can afford.

Enjoy your day excursion to this unique thermal Hot Springs that have attracted visitors from Fez daily, seasonally from around Morocco and even from other countries as far as India. Today it is your turn to benefit from this visit of cultural discovery, wellness and a Morocco experience unique of its own to treasure for a lifetime or make a ritual to come back for more therapeutic, fun and rewarding visit to Moulay Yacoub Thermal Springs. A Millennium healing, curing and fun attraction that served people with unique activities.

When you are done with indulging yourself in this unique Spa of Moulay Yacoub Hot Springs, you can walk to the square where there are small eateries and have a delicious Berber Lunch or simply stroll in the village for other personal interests and needs. At 5: 00 pm we will all meet at Moulay Yacoub Village square and head back to fez. Hope you had enjoyed discovering this day excursion from Fez to Moulay Yacoub and benefit from its diverse activities. See you soon on another Morocco Discovery tour from Fez, (Not made for Tourists!) This Celestin Thermalia day excursion to Moulay Yacoub is as good as it gets, affordable, authentic and rewarding. The Real McCoy...

Inclusions

  • Transportation in Deluxe vehicles
  • Moulay Yacoub Historic and cultural Tour
  • Entry to Moulay Yacoub Spa Pool
  • Services of a professional Tour Leader
  • All Taxes and Service Charges for The excursion