11 Days private Tour of Morocco from Casablanca, explore Morocco imperial cities; the capital Rabat, Meknes and Fes. Enjoying the sunset and sunrise in the desert, experience camel trekking to spend the night in Berber camp. admiring the valleys and the Mountains with its diffrent colors. End tour in Casablanca depends on your flight details.
Day 1: Casablanca – Rabat – Chefchaouen
Today After breakfast at hotel, you will have a short city tour of Casablanca, the largest city in Morocco; it is the heart of commerce and industry, you will visit Hassan II mosque built on water alongside the Atlantic Ocean. Later on, you will depart to Rabat. Stopping for lunch then having a sightseeing tour of the administrative capital of Morocco. You will visit the Royal Palace, The Mausoleum of Mohamed V and Hassan Tower, the minaret of incomplete mosque initiated by The Almohad ruler, Yaacoub al-Mansour. You may also visit The Kasbah des Oudaias, white houses with blue painted parapets located near to the Atlantic coast. After we head off to Chefchaouen where we will spend our first night .
Day 2 : Exploring Chefchaouen
Today you have free day to explore Chefchaouen (The Bleu City) which is a Morocco popular tourist attraction. It is as well a welcoming town situated in the Rif Mountains south of the Mediterranean coastline in The Northwest of Morocco. The gorgeous Bleu City is known for its traditional buildings. Enjoy a walk to explore the white and blue washed walls of the Medina and the markets that offer some unique native handicrafts. Chefchaouen is a fantastic destination for photography lovers with its wonderful views of the Rif Mountains.
Day 3 : Chefchaouen – Volubilis – Meknes – Fes
Today After breakfast at hotel, you will travel to Meknes then to the nearby city Fes.you will discover the ancient Roman ruins of Volubulis. Later on you will visit the village of Moulay Idriss Zerhoun which is a place of pilgrimage for Moroccans. then we continue our way to Meknes , which is the third Imperial city of Morocco with its famous door, it is known as “The Versailles of Morocco. You will explore Bab El Mansour, one of the most beautiful gateway. Continue your sightseeing tour by visiting the Mausoleum of Moulay Ismail. You will have time for lunch then visit the Old and new Medina . Finally drive to Fes.Enjoy your evening with traditional Moroccan dinner .Spend the night in a Riad or Hotel.
Day 4: Fes Sightseeing
Today after breakfast, you will have a sightseeing tour to explore the first Imperial city . Your morning will be spent visiting the medieval Medina (old city) with its ramparts and narrow streets that was declared as UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1981. Discover The 16th Century Merinid Tombs Ruins. You will visit the Bouanania and the Attarine Medersas constructed in the early 14th century by the Merinides, the Karaouine Mosque (The ancient educational centre of Islamic learning), and the Nejjarine Marble Fountain. You will have a break for lunch at a typical Moroccan restaurant. Continuing on your visit, you will view the decorated gate of Bab Boujeloud, the medieval tanneries, the Royal Palace .Then visit of the Souks (local markets) where merchants and craftsmen sell their hand-made jewellery, leather goods, copperware and pottery. Dinner and accommodation at a hotel.
Day 5 : Fes – Ifrane – Midelt – Merzouga sahara desert – Camel trekking
The trip from Fes to Merzouga Sand Dunes will take around 8 hours in which we will see the Atlas Mountains and some berber villages . We will stop in some cities like Ifrane and Azrou to enjoy the view of the cedar woods and monkeys living there. Lunch will be served in Midelt. Then we will keep going through the Ziz valley which has beautiful views of the palm trees. When we get to Merzouga , you will ride camels to berber tents where you will spend the night. Dinner and overnight in the berber camp .
Day 6 : Merzouga – Todra Gorge – Dades Gorge
After breakfast, we leave the Sahara desert of Merzouga to Rissani in which you will have a tour in the traditional market. Rissani is the cradle of the Alaoui’s Dynasty. Subsequently, we head north to Erfoud that is known for the fossils. We can stop to visit a fossil Museum . later on we will have the chance to visit un old irreigation system used by Nomadic families , we will stop in Tinjdad to have our lunch , after We proceed to the amazing Todra valley known for rock climbing where you can walk and enjoy the scenery , then we drive to Dades Gorges where we will spend our night.
Day 7 : Dades Gorge – Ouarzazate – Ait Ben Haddou – Marrakech
After your breakfast at the Hotel, we will begin our journey through the road of thousand kasbah passing by the Roses valley, and Skoura Ouasis with its credible 17 century kasbah, then we visit the Taourirt kasbah in Ouarzazate and the largest Studio in Africa , later on we will have a visit to Ait Benhaddou kasbah (Ait Benhaddou is the World Heritage site that has been utilised as a setting for more than 20 movies incorporating “Gladiator” “Indiana Jones” “Game of throne” and “Lawrence of Arabia”.). we will have lunch in the kasbah , afterwards 4 hours drive to Marrakech via Tizi N’tichka pass with many stops to enjoy diferent views. Arrive to Marrakech in the evening
Day 8: Visit Marrakech Medina
Today can be devoted to sightseeing in Marrakech, the imperial city of the South. You will visit the Koutoubia Mosque and admire its tower, the Majorelle Garden; a botanical garden with its varied plants, the 16th century Saadian Tombs; all decorated in colourful mosaic tiles, the 19th century Bahia Palace with its beautiful eastern Architecture. You will have a break for lunch. In the afternoon, you will have time to explore the fascinating Souks and the narrow alleys around the Djemâa El-Fna Square. In the evening, you will be enchanted with snake charmers, singers, acrobats, dancers, narrators and story-tellers – moving from one group to another .Enjoy your dinner and spend the night in a hotel or Riad.
Day 9: Marrakech – Essaouira day tour
This morning after breakfast, we will leave Marrakech “the red city” toward Essaouira. You may visit an Argan factory run by women and get to know about the process of making Argan oil. You will explore the port of the Coastal tourist town of Essaouira. Enjoy a fresh seafood lunch in the medina. The afternoon is at your leisure for a personal exploration; you can swim and relax on the beach. Enjoy your evening meal and spend the night in a Riad or hotel.
Day 10: Essaouira – Safi – Oualidia – El Jadida Casablanca
Today we will leave Essaouira toward Casablanca “the commercial centre of Morocco” via the costal road while admiring the views. We will pass by Safi then to Oualida where you will enjoy delicious seafood in this wonderful place. After lunch we will continue to Casablanca passing by El Jadida (was known with Mazagan); this old medina was established in 1513 by the Portuguese. Arrive to Casablanca early evening, enjoy your dinner and overnight in a hotel.
Day 11: Casablanca
transfer to the Airport depending your flight departure time. End of your 11 day tour of morocco from Casablanca.