Day 1: Casablanca – Rabat
You will be picked up at 08:00am and drive to Casablanca, take a short visit to the splendid Hassan II Mosque: a breathtaking landmark of Casablanca with the tallest minaret at 210m, later on the we will depart to Rabat, the political capital of Morocco. In the visit to the Oudaya
Kasbah, Rabat’s old medina, you will see its beautiful narrow streets and small blue homes.Then we will pay a visit to the Chella Necropolis where the Roman and Islamic cultures are standing still in scattered stones and mosques, respectively, throughout centuries. Overnight in Rabat.
Day 2: Rabat- Meknes – Volubilis – Fes
Departing from Rabat along vast agricultural fields to the second imperial city of Meknes, where Bab El Mansour gate exists; it is another historical site where you can take pictures. Then continue on to the sacred city of Mouly Idriss. You will have some time to rest at this beautiful small city before visiting the Roman of Volubilis, the archeological remains of the Roman civilization in Morocco. Volubilis is a truly impressive setting selected by UNESCO as a cultural heritage site for humanity. After visiting Volubilis, we will head on to the great city of Fes for overnight.
Day 3: Fes Sightseeing Tour with a local guide
Enjoy a full day sightseeing tour of Fes with a local guide. Fes is Morocco’s spiritual and intellectual capital and has the largest old Medina in the world. The city’s numerous monuments have thousands of stories to tell visitors, the Jemaa Karaouyine (the first university to be established in the world), The Mederssa Bounania, the El tanneries and artisan quarters and the fascinating souks are just some of the many places to see. Overnight in Fes.
Day 4: Fes – Ifrane – Azrou ( cedar forest) – Ziz valley & Gorge – Midelt – Errachidia – Erfoud – Merzouga
Leaving Fez with its great history, we will head to a totally different part of Morocco. On the way to Erfoud, we will pass through many Berber cities and villages, the first being Ifrane and Azrou. Ifrane, known as Morocco’s ‘Switzerland’, is a very beautiful city with charming European style houses, and Azrou is a Berber village known for its handicraft cooperative. We will continue passing by Midelt, the Ziz River and a series of fortified villages before arriving to Merzouga (camel excursion and overnight in bedouin tents)..
Day 5: Merzouga – Risani – Todra Gorge – Dades valley & Gorge – Valley of Roses – Skoura – Ouarzazate
The trip of the fifth day will start from Merouga heading to Tinghir, passing by Rissani and Tinjdad. Tinghir has a very beautiful and large oasis that is more than 40 km in length. The valley is rich with palm trees, olives, almonds and many other crops and a few minutes walk through the green valley is a remarkable experience. North of Tinghir is Todra Gorge, a 300m cut deep wall into the mountains of the High Atlas and one of the rarest landscapes. After Lunch in Todra gorge, we will continue our tour towards Dades valley and El Kella Mgouna. The latter is a large village famous for cultivating roses. Mgouna celebrates the annual rose festival which is attended by hundreds of people from all over the world. We will continue our tour to Morocco’s version of ‘Hollywood’, Ouarzazate for overnight.
Day 6: Ouarzazate – Ait Ben Haddou – High atlas mountains – Marrakech
Ouarzazate, in Berber literally means without noise, is a very charming city. As Morocco’s Hollywood, Ouarzazate with its cinematographic studios offers a great environment for big film shoots such as Gladiators, Astérix ET Obélix, Lawrence of Arabia and Jesus of Nazareth. Ouarzazate is also a city of beautiful Kasbahs and great history. In the city center we will enjoy a visit to the magnificent Tourirt Kasbah and Kasbah Tifoultout, some of the few remaining Glaoui residences. Through the high Atlas Mountains we will continue to Marrakech where you
will spend the night in the hotel.
– English speaking driver
– Private 4×4 with AC
– Desert Camp
– Camel trekking
– Flight ticket
– Midday meals
Note: Please contact us for any needed information or trip reservation. Thank you.