Fès-Meknès or Fez-Meknes is among the twelve Regions of Morocco. It has a population of 4,236,892. Its capital is . Its current president is Mohand Laenser, and its current wali is Said Zniber.

Notable Places in the Area

The Bab Abi al-Jounoud or is an ornate in , the old city of Fez, . Photo: Uspn, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Dar al-Makhzen or of Fez is the of the King of Morocco in the city of , . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Madrasa Bou Inania is a madrasa in Fes, , built in 1350–55 CE by Abu Inan Faris. Photo: Uspn, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Dar Batḥa, or Qasr al-Batḥa, is a former royal palace in the city of . Photo: Henry Zbyszynski, CC BY 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is a city in famous for being home to the world's oldest university, dating to 859, and the world's oldest continuously-operating library, dating to 1359. Photo: Bgag, CC BY-SA 3.0.


34.0283° or 34° 1' 41.9" north
-5.0057° or 5° 0' 20.3" west
Open Location Code
417 metres (1,368 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: جهة فاس مكناس
  • Bavarian: Fès-Meknès
  • Catalan: Fes-Meknès
  • Chinese: Fès-Meknès Tē-hng
  • Chinese: 非斯-梅克内斯大区
  • Danish: Fès-Meknès
  • Dutch: Fès-Meknès
  • English: Fes-Meknes
  • French: Fès-Meknès
  • German: Fès-Meknès
  • Italian: Fes-Meknès
  • Japanese: フェズ=メクネス地方
  • Korean: 페스메크네스 지방
  • Min Nan Chinese: Fès-Meknès Tē-hng
  • Moroccan Spoken Arabic: جهة فاس مكناس
  • Persian: فاس مکناس
  • Polish: Fez-Meknes
  • Portuguese: Fez-Meknès
  • Portuguese: Fez-Mequinez
  • Russian: Фес-Мекнес
  • Russian: Фес — Мекнес
  • Serbo-Croatian: Fès-Meknès
  • Serbo-Croatian: Tasga n Fas-Mknas
  • Spanish: Fès-Meknès
  • Spanish: Región de Fez-Mequinez
  • Tachelhit: Tasga n Fas-Mknas
  • Turkish: Fès-Meknès
  • Ukrainian: Фес — Мекнес
  • Urdu: فاس مکناس

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