Casablanca And Beyond Morocco Tour

Casablanca And Beyond Morocco Tour

per person

14 DAYS / 13 NIGHTS

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TOUR OVERVIEW

CASABLANCA AND BEYOND MOROCCO TOUR from Casablanca will take you on a 14 days journey visiting the most attractions and sights Morocco has to offer including the blue city, Desert , Agadir and more…

DAY 1

Arrival to Casablanca - Transfer to the hotel

Upon arrival to Casablanca airport our driver / tour guide will pick you up and transfer  you to your hotel .
DAY 2

CASABLANCA - Rabat

After breakfast we will head towards Rabat  after visiting Hassan 2 mosque exploring Morocco’s official capital, Rabat. After lunch we will visit the oudayas Kasbah and the Hassan 2 tower, Royal palace  and explore the city of Rabat . Overnight in a riad / hotel
DAY 3

Rabat - Tangier - Chefchaouen

After breakfast we will drive to Chefchaouen via Tangier through the Rif mountains  enjoying the views of the Rif mountains. After lunch we will explore the blue city  Chefchaouen where we will spend this night in a riad.
DAY 4

CHEFCHAOUEN – VOLUBILIS – MEKNES – FEZ

After you enjoy breakfast we will start our second day driving to Fez and visiting Volubilis, which features the best preserved Roman ruins in this part of Northern Africa also listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site.  Later on we move on from volubilis to Meknes which was the capital of Morocco under the reign of Moulay Ismail (1672–1727). After exploring meknes and its fascinating attractions we will continue our way to Fes where you will spend the night
DAY 5

A full day to explore Fez

After breakfast you will visit the city of Fez with a local guide . Fez is the biggest city after Casablanca with a population of approximately 1 million also one of the country’s four imperial cities. Fez comprises three distinct parts, Fez el Bali which is the oldest part surrounded by a big wall, where are more than 9000 narrow streets and allies. Fez-Jdid or the new Fez, home of the Mellah the Jewish quarter and the Ville Nouvelle the newest section of Fez created during the French occupation.Fez el Bali is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Its Medina is the largest in the world. Among its narrow streets and allies, the oldest university in the world is located; The University of Al-Karaouine, founded in AD 859. This University is still operating nowadays .
DAY 6

FEZ - IFRANE - AZROU - ATLAS MOUNTAINS - MERZOUGA

After you enjoy your breakfast at the hotel we will start the journey to the Sahara desert passing by Ifrane, the Middle Atlas Mountains and the cedar forests of Azrou where we will stop to take some pictures of the wilderness in Morocco and the wild monkeys. After the cedar forest we will continue to Zaida or Medilt where you will have lunch and later on we continue through the middle atlas and landscapes of Medilt till we reach the Ziz Valley where you will stop to take some pictures of the valley before continuing to Arfoud . at the arrival to Merzouga you will be welcomed with a cup of tea before you check into your hotel and right after you will ride the camels into the desert dunes and you have a break on the top of the dunes to enjoy the beautiful sunset and also take some pictures before you continue to the desert camp where you can do the Sand Boarding at the arrival . After dinner, the staff will entertain you some local music around the campfire and you also can walk up the dunes to enjoy the starry sky in a peaceful night.
DAY 7

MERZOUGA - BERBER FAMILIES - KHAMLIA - BLACK DESERT

We will wake you up early morning to enjoy the stunning sunrise over the golden Sahara desert dunes. After the sunrise you will ride the camels back to your hotel in Merzouga where you will have a refreshing shower and breakfast. After you enjoy your breakfast we will the journey of exploring the villages around the Erg Chebbi dunes such as ( Hassi Labied, Khamlia …) on our way to Khamlia we might meet locals showing their desert foxes. you may also encounter desert reptiles and mammals. Khamlia is known as the village of black people who were slaves coming from Sudan. At the arrival you will be welcomed with a cup of tea while enjoying the spiritual Gnawa music. Leaving Khamlia towards our next stop which will be the panoramic view of the golden dunes near the Algerian border, we will stop for Lunch under the shadows of a tree before continuing to visit The Nomad family , you will be introduced to the family members and getting to know about their way of life while enjoying the taste of a nice cup of tea. Later on you will have the chance to visit the sites of black volcanic rocks. continuing on, we will reach the Yasmina lake then we will be back to Merzouga, overnight in hotel near the dunes.
DAY 7

MERZOUGA – ERFOUD - DADES GORGES

Around 8:00 Am after enjoying your breakfast at the hotel we will visit Rissani in the Tafilalt region which is situated at the edge of the Ziz Valley where we will stop to enjoy a cup of tea and take pictures of the Ziz Valley before we countinue the journey through Todra Gorges and across the Atlas Mountains to Tinghir Oasis and continue through the Dades Valley. Overnight in Dades Gorges.
DAY 8

DADES GORGES - OUARZAZETE – AÏT BENHADDOU – MARRAKECH

We will start around 8:00 Am after you enjoy your breakfast at  at the hotel by driving to Ouarzazate via Skoura Oasis and stopping at the panoramic view of Taourirt kasbah and  another stop will take place near the Film Studio in Ouarzazate. Later on, we will continue driving to Ait Ben Haddou Kasbahs, where you will have lunch.  this Kasbah has been certified as a  UNESCO World Heritage Site . After Lunch we continue the journey towards Marrakech crossing the high Atlas mountains and the pass of  Tizi’N’Tichka . Arrival to Marrakech will be in the evening .
DAY 9

FULL DAY TO EXPLORE MARRAKESH

After you enjoy breakfast at the hotel you will start a guided tour of Marrakech with a local guide from Marrakech. You will see the famous Mosque of Koutubia, the Medina and its souks, and explore some more of Marrakech’s secrets: Ali Ben Youssef Koranic school, the Saadian the Bahia Palace and Majorelle Gardens, night at a Riad in the Medina. Overnight in riad / hotel
DAY 10

MARRAKESH - Ouzoud Waterfalls - MARRAKESH

A special day trip to the Ouzoud Waterfalls will begin from Marrakesh in the morning after enjoying your breakfast at the hotel. this attraction is located about 175 km  away from Marrakesh,  you will explore the beautiful waterfalls  and a beautiful landscape full of birds and monkeys  . Arrival back to Marrakesh will be in the evening.
DAY 11

MARRAKESH - ESSAOUIRA

after breakfast we will drive towards Essaouira , a day trip exploring Essaouira, home to a traditional Portuguese harbor with fine examples of Moorish and Portuguese art. Famous for its fine wood­work, Essaouira is also home to the silver souk , art galleries and islands. We will spend the morning touring the fishing port, Medina and artistic complex. In the afternoon, you can stroll around this charming town with its  souks, fish auctions and blue and white seaside houses. And that’s without even touching on the reams of golden sands on offer.overnight in riad
DAY 12

ESSAOUIRA - Agadir

After having breakfast at the hotel / Riad  we departure towards Agadir , where we we will see sea side on our way passing by plantations of Argan trees climbed by goats. Enjoy other scenic landscapes as you continue along the Atlantic coast. Arrive in Agadir late afternoon. Overnight in the hotel riad
DAY 13

AGADIR - MARRAKESH

 we will visit to the Kasbah Agadir Oufla overlooking the city and the beach at a height of 236 meters. An amazing view over the city and bay which gives Panoramic views of Agadir and the marina area. Later on we will  visit  the port of Agadir which is one of the most important ports in the kingdom of Morocco to see the process of making a boat, sprawling beneath its Kasbah . Visit the Souk El Had, attended by all the citizens of  of Agadir also known as the main place of supply for Agadir residents when it comes to food, clothing, and goods in general . Afer lunch we will  visit the Medina of Agadir and explore the labyrinth of streets and stalls selling fruits, vegetables, jewelry and goods from around the region. Later on we departure for Marrakesh and we will arrive in the evening  . Overnight in a hotel / riad
DAY 14

MARRAKESH - Transfer to the airport

We will transfer you to the airport to catch up your departure flight ( Marrakesh airport or Casablanca airport ) depends on where you departure flight takes off from and this will be the end of the tour

TOUR INCLUSIONS


Pick up and drop off at the airport

Comfortable SUV or Minibus (with A/C)

English speaking Driver/ Tour guide

Local guide in Fez

Camel ride in the desert dunes

Sand boarding in the desert dunes

1 Night in a desert camp

Local guide in Marrakesh


TOUR EXCLUSIONS


Flight tickets

Lunches

Beverages

Entrance fees

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