Tours In Morocco

9 Days Grand Morocco Tour From Casablanca via Imperial Cities

Introduction :

From the Hassan II mosque in Casablanca to the natural beauty of the Atlas Mountains and the Ouzoud waterfalls. Enjoy some of the imperial cities of Morocco along the way, explore the historic medina of Fes and the ancient ruins of Volubilis. Soak up the sights and smells in the souks of the busy medina in Marrakech and the atmospheric Jemaa El Fna square at sunset

Highlights :

Volubilis

9000 streets of the Fes medina

Hassan Tower and Kasbah Oudaya

Ain Asserdoun

Ouzoud

Lake Ben El Ouidane

Marrakech

Program details :

 

1 Day 1 : ARRIVE

Arrive Casablanca any time and check in to your traditional Moroccan hotel. Tonight you will meet your fellow travellers and enjoy a traditional meal in a local restaurant.

2 Day 2 : CASABLANCA - RABAT

Today we will visit the Hassan II mosque. The largest mosque in Africa it can accommodate up to 105,000 worshippers. After our visit to the mosque we will leave for Rabat, the capital of the kingdom and one of the Imperial cities. Here we will visit the Mausoleum of late King Mohamed V, the Oudaia Kasbah overlooking the mouth of the Bou Regreg River, the Hassan Tower and the Necropolis of Chellah, situated in the ruins of the Roman town of Sala Collonia.

3 Day 3 : RABAT - MEKNES - FES

After breakfast, we will leave for Fez via Moulay Idriss, Morocco’s sacred city, where you will visit the Roman ruins of Volubilis. After a break for lunch we will continue our journey to Meknes, the Moroccan “Versailles”. Here we will visit the old Medina and Bab El Mansour as well as the modern part of the city. On arrival in Fez we will check into our traditional Moroccan hotel and after free time to maybe sample the delights of the Hammam we will head to a local restaurant for dinner. There is also the option of a traditional Moroccan show with dinner(not included)

4 Day 4 : FES

After breakfast, the day will be devoted to visiting the spiritual and cultural capital of the kingdom. You have the chance during your visit to appreciate Moroccan traditional art, crafts, embroidery and weaving, and maybe purchase some souvenirs to take home. We will lunch in a Moroccan traditional restaurant before continuing our visit in the afternoon. In the evening, back to the hotel for our last night in Fez.

5 Day 5 : FES - BENI MELLAL

After breakfast we will head for Immouzer Kandar and Azrou, Berber villages known for their agricultural cooperative. In Immouzer Kandar you can visit the medina and the market. After traversing the forest and mountain areas we will lunch in Beni-Mellal which nestles in the foothills of the Middle Atlas Mountains and is the main trading centre for local produce including oranges, figs and olives. A local guide will take you on a tour of the kasbah Ben Kush which dates back to the 17th century. We will check in to our traditional Moroccan hotel in time for dinner.

6 Day 6 : BENI MELLAL TO LAKE BEN EL OUIDANE

After breakfast we will start our journey to Morocco’s largest Lake, Ben El Ouidane. As we zig zag across the mountain roads you will glimpse the beauty of the Lake from a distance. Get you camera ready to take some panoramic shots. We will take time to enjoy the surroundings, catch a boat across the lake and maybe take a swim before a picnic lunch in the shore. You will have free time to explore the area further before we check in to our traditional Moroccan hotel in time for dinner.

7 Day 7 : LAKE BEN EL OUIDANE TO OUZOUD WATERFALL

After breakfast we continue our journey on to the amazing Ouzoud waterfall. Ouzoud waterfalls should be classified as one of the “natural wonders” of Morocco. Approximately 330 feet high, the cascade is about 150 km north east of Marrakech.
The cascade is off the beaten path but the journey there is well worth the effort. Journey down the well constructed path through olive trees to the bottom of the gorge and look up as the water cascades over the edge far above you. You can take an optional boat ride to the cascade and take a dip in the cool water. We will lunch here and take in the view before continuing on to Marrakech where we will check into our traditional Moroccan hotel in time for dinner

8 Day 8 : MARRAKECH

After breakfast spend the day discovering the charms of this impressive Imperial city and its monuments. In the morning the historical monuments: the gardens and the orchard basin of the Menara, the Koutoubia Mosque, the Saadian Tombs and the Museum Dar Si Said or the Bahia Palace. In the afternoon discover the labyrinthine souks with their numerous tiny little shops bustling with activity, and Djemaa El Fna square with its medieval open air entertainment which transforms itself as the sun goes down.

9 DEPART

Depart for home

 

Included :

  • All transportation costs in Morocco
  • All accommodation in basic Moroccan hotels or guest houses
  • Services of both your tour and local guides throughout
  • All breakfasts
  • Entrance fees to sites included in local tours
  • Boat trips in Bin El Ouidane and Ouzoud

Not included :

  • Flights to and from Morocco.
  • Travel Insurance.
  • Tips
 

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