8 day tour from Casablanca to the Imperial Cities (Rabat, Meknes, Fes, Marrakech) and the waterfalls
Explore Morocco desert in 6 days tour from Casablanca:
- explore Meknes and Volubilis
- A tour around Fes city
- A visit to Karaouine mosque and university
- Enjoy the wilderness of cedar forest
- visit Rissani , Todra Gorges and Tafilalet Oasis
- A visit to Koutoubia mosque, Majorelle Gardens and Bahia palace
Itinerary FOR; 8 DAYS TOUR FROM CASABLANCA TO IMPERIAL CITIES:
Day1: Casablanca – Transfer to the hotel
The first day of our journey will start by coming to the airport of Casablanca Mohamed V airport to take you to the hotel. And on the way you will know briefly about the places you will go to in this journey.
Day2: Casablanca – Rabat – Meknes – Fes
The way to Fes will be between the farmlands of olives, grain,
vegetables and grapes.
But before reaching Fes we will stop at Meknes and Volubilis. In order to know about the Roman ruins of Volubilis that remains from the Roman Empire. Also visiting Meknes which is the site of the first Arab dynasty that is created by Moulay Ismail. There are many places to see in Meknes such as ,Medersa Boumalene Inania , Bab Mansour and the gateway of Moulay Ismail palace.
Also we will take you to the Henries Souani and the horse stables.
For enjoying the wonderful city views we will go to a rooftop garden and a café .
Then the end of our day will be in a hotel in Fes.
Day3: Full Day To Visit Fes
Exploring Fes needs a full day to visit its interesting places .Fes is the oldest living city in the world so we will start our journey to visit it with a guide after having breakfast.
Some of the places that we will come across are the souls, the gate of the Royal palace .Also to the Karaouine mosque and university and they go back to the 9th century.
The next place we will go to is the tomb of “Moulay Idriss II” who is the founder of the city.
Also it is a good idea to have a delicious lunch in a traditional restaurant in the old city then complete the tour to Najarin fountain , the old Harem Garden and Batha museum .
We will stop to watch the lovely city views on our way to the hotel.
Day4: Fes – Ifrane – Azrou – Ziz Valley – Erfoud – Merzouga (Camel Ride & Night in Desert)
Our destination today is Merzouga desert and to arrive to this desert we will pass many wonderful areas.
The first place to pass is Ifrane in order to arrive to the cedar forest of Azrou where you can see wild monkeys and it is one of the best places for taking photos in the wilderness.
This journey gives you the chance to try a delicious Berber lunch in Zaida village before starting the journey through the Atlas mountains to arrive to Medilt .
Also in Erfoud we will pass the Saharan oasis to Tafilalet. We will have some time of relaxation in Marrakech then start the camels trek towards the desert camp.
Day5: Merzouga – Errissani – Jorf – Todra Gorges – Dades Valley/ Gorges
the place a magnificent sights so you will be waken up very early in order not to miss the these fantastic views .
The breakfast will be after a camel riding for about 2 hours to arrive at a Kasbah where we will have breakfast and showers.
After that the journey will be completed to the fortified village of Rissani in the Tafilalet region.
Rissani which is flourished in the 17th century, and has the tomb of Moulay Ali Sharif who is the first ruler of the Alawite dynasty , is a traditional village located near Ziz valley.
Our journey today will include visiting of many places by passing through the downhill of the Atlas mountains to arrive to Todra Gorges and then to the wonderful green valley of Tinerhir Oasis in which there are a lot of palm trees.
Also we will stay the night in a hotel in the Dades valley .
Day6: Dades – Roses Valley – Skoura – Ouarzazate – High Atlas – Marrakech
We will start our journey after having breakfast in the hotel. So through Skhoura we will go to Ouarzazate. Also it is a good idea to stop near the movies studios in the Kasbah of Taourirt to have a wonderful choice of taking photos .
The lunch will be in a local restaurant in Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah. Also after crossing Tizi N tichka pass (2260 m) we will arrive to Marrakech in the afternoon.
Day7:Full Day To Visit Marrakech
Marrakech is a fantastic city so exploring it needs a full day tour . So we will start by visiting Menara that is a pool surrounded by some irrigation systems that irrigates many nearby fields.
Then we planned to visit many places as : The Koutoubia mosque, Majorelle Gardens and Bahia palace. Also the museum of jewelry which is Dar si Said museum
You have the choice if you want to have lunch before starting by walking through the beautiful souks of Marrakech. It is a good idea to have a drink in a terrace of a café while watching the sunset over the Jamaa El Fna square.
Then we will have dinner and stay the night in a hotel there.
Day8:Marrakech – Airport
This is the last day and we will take you either to Marrakech airport or Casablanca’s
The price includes:
- Pick up from your Riad /hotel airport.
- Transport in comfortable A/C vehicle English/Spanish/French speaking guide/driver.
- Accommodation in hotels / riads.
- night in the desert camp in the middle of the dunes.
- camel trekking.
- Fuel for the entire journey.
- Drop off at your hotel at the end of the tour.
The price Not includes:
- Lunches and drinks.
- Entry fees for museums, monuments and attractions
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