Journey through Morocco on this 8 day group tour, set off from Casablanca taking in the highlights of the imperial cities Fes and Volubilis, explore Morocco’s beautiful “blue city” Chefchaouen before ending in Marrakech.
Marrakech - See the UNESCO-listed Djemaa el Fna, medina and market place
Talassemtane National Park - Soak up the relaxing scenery of the waterfalls and God's Bridge
Chefchaouen - Wander around the beautiful blue city nestled in the Rif Mountains
Casablanca - Independently explore the city and visit the famous Hassan II Mosque
Fes - Get lost in the world's oldest city's maze-like medina
Rabat - Take a stroll through the lively capital city
High Atlas Mountains - Soak up the incredible scenery of North Africa’s highest mountain range
Sunday. Welcome to Morocco! Upon arrival at Casablanca airport, you'll be met and transferred to our hotel where you have the remainder of the day at leisure. Perhaps visit the old medina or sit back and watch the world go by with a pot of tea at Rick's cafe.
Day 2: Casablanca
Casablanca - Rabat. This morning after breakfast, we visit the incredible Hassan II Mosque, rising 210 meters into the air, the third largest mosque in the world is covered in ornate traditional tile work.
After exploring Casablanca, we make our way to Rabat, Morocco's charming capital, which is ours to explore this afternoon. Take a stroll along the long stretch of beach that starts behind the medina, or just up the hill from the medina is the well-preserved Kasbah of the Udayas, dating back to the 12th century.
Please note: For those who have opted to start in Marrakech you will be transferred to Casablanca on the morning of day 2 to meet the rest of the group.
Day 3: Chefchaouen
Rabat - Volubilis - Chefchaouen. Departing Rabat this morning we visit the Roman ruins of Volubilis. Dating back to 40AD we take time to explore the triple arched Tingis gate, the columns of the Capitoline temple, the Basilica, the courthouse and much more. We'll then continue to Chefchaouen, nestled in the heart of the Rif Mountains, the city boasts incredible blue-washed buildings and majestic views of the surrounding landscape. The rest of the afternoon is ours to independently wander round the Plaza Uta el-Hammam in the heart of the Medina, or perhaps try some of the local street food and watch the sun set.
Day 4: Chefchaouen
After some free time to relax or continue exploring the city this morning, we make our way to Talassemtane National Park. Located on the eastern side of the Rif Mountains, Talassemtane boasts a wide range of landscapes, as well as housing a number of plant species and mammals including the Barbary macaques and the otter. We make our way to the Akchour Falls and God's Bridge where we relax with a picnic lunch while soaking up the breath-taking views. Return to Chefchaouen for an afternoon at leisure.
Day 5: Chefchaouen
Chefchaouen - Fes. Bordered on the foothills of the Atlas Mountains lies the imperial city of Fes, the oldest and largest medieval city in the world. On arrival we enjoy a guided tour of Fes el Bali - the old walled city, absorbing the chaos of the souks and getting lost in the medina's labyrinth layout. The remainder of the day is at leisure - why not take part in an optional Tagine Making Class or a night of Moroccan entertainment and food at a restaurant in town (both payable locally).
Day 6: Fes
Fes - High Atlas Mountains. Departing Fes this morning, we travel along the foothills of the High Atlas Mountains passing through the spectacular scenery of the orange groves near Aforer and the Bin El Ouidane lake as we make our way to the heart of the mountains where we stop to lay our heads for the night.
Day 7: Marrakech
High Atlas Mountains - Marrakech. This morning depart Fes and transfer back to Marrakech, driving along the foothills of the High Atlas Mountains where we arrive in the late morning. This afternoon we enjoy a guided tour of the souks and palaces of the old medina. Inside the rose coloured medina walls is a tangle of winding streets and alleys that open onto verdant gardens and bustling souks. At the heart of the medina is Djemaa El Fna, the city's exuberant market place and towering over it, is the famous Koutoubia Mosque, the tallest building in the city.
Day 8: Marrakech
Sunday. Our amazing tour of Morocco ends today after hotel check out. An included onward departure transfer to airport will be provided. Passengers who have opted to end their tour in Casablanca will depart early this morning.
3-4 star hotels
Breakfast daily and 1 picnic lunch
7 nights 3-4 star hotels
Guided sightseeing - Volubilis, Fes and Marrakech
Escorted by a licensed English speaking Moroccan tour guide
Airport arrival and departure transfer on days 1 and 8
All transportation and transfers in private air-conditioned tourism vehicles
All road taxes and tolls
NB - the following are not included:
-International flights and visa -Tip for your tour guide and driver. We recommend you allow USD$2-3 per day, per traveller for your guide and USD$1-2 per day, per traveller for your driver. Tipping your guide and driver is an entirely personal gesture -Entrance Fees: USD$50-60pp, paid in local currency
18yrs or 16yrs accompanied by an adult
Book with flexibility
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