Fez To The Imperial Cities of Morocco

Fez To The Imperial Cities of Morocco

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8 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS

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TOUR OVERVIEW

Fez to the imperia cities of Morocco visiting Fez , Casablanca , Rabat , Marrakech and a day trip to Eassaouira where you can enjoy a camel ride by the beach

DAY 1

Arrival to Fez - Transfer to the hotel

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

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 3

FEZ – CHEFCHAOUEN

After you enjoy your breakfast we will drive to the north of Morocco through the Rif Mountains, arriving at Chefchaouen, The blue pearl of the north where everything is set dramatically against the mountains. Things to see among many are the blue-tinted houses and cobbled streets with mountainous backdrop which create a photographic setting. Overnight in a riad / hotel.
DAY 4

CHEFCHOUANE – VOLUBILIS – MEKNES – RABAT

After  breakfast our journey will start towards volubilis via Ouazzan and other rif villages. Volubilis embodies the roman ruins and presents a unique archaeological site of  the Moroccan history, after the visit of the ruins we will shift our way to Meknes city, one of the four imperial cities since the 17th century, where we will hang around the historical huge walls of the medina, bab el mansour. Later on  we continue to Rabat, the capital of Morocco where you will spend the night.
DAY 5

Rabat – Casablanca – Marrakesh

After having breakfast at the hotel we will visit  Hassan II Mosque with the finest work Islamic craftsmen can produce, and we learn how historically important Casablanca was for Morocco. later on we drive to Marrakech also known as ” the red city ” , we will  visit the famous Djemaa el Fna Square you can find the food stalls, snake charmers, water-sellers, travelling musicians and acrobats, it is a place of entertainment for both Moroccan and overseas visitors. Overnight in a hotel / riad
DAY 6

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 7

Marrakech - Essaouira day trip - Marrakech

After breakfast we will depart for a day trip to Essaouira . Essaouira is extremely relaxing with its white washed houses with painted shutters, artisan’s workshops, boatyards and fishermen provide a marked contrast to Marrakesh. After lunch you have free time for some shopping, a relaxing walk along the beach or maybe a camel ride, a walk to the harbour and ramparts and perhaps a boat trip before you drive back to Marrakesh . Overnight in a riad / hotel in Marrakech
DAY 8

Marrakesh - Transfer to the airport

We will transfer you to the airport before your departure flight 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 by the beach

Local guide in Marrakesh


TOUR EXCLUSIONS


Flight tickets

Lunches

Beverages

Entrance fees

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