Morocco travel tour from Casablanca
13 days - 12 Nights

from/per 1050

Description


Day 1 : Casablanca

After landing in Casablanca in the morning for starting Morocco city tour , your driver will receive you warmly at the airport. While taking you to your hotel, he will give you a general description of your Morocco tour. After the check-in, you will visit the monumental Hassan II Mosque and the Casablanca Cornice where you can go for a walk and have lunch in front of the Atlantic coast.  


Day 2 : Casablanca - Rabat - Asilah - Tangiers

Distance: 350 km
After your first Moroccan breakfast, your driver will take you to Rabat, an hour away from Casablanca. Once in the administrative capital of Morocco, you will visit the Hassan tower, Mohamed V mausoleum, Kasbah Ouddayas. After having lunch, we will hit the road up north until we stop for a break in the coastal town of Asilah, known as the artists' refuge. On the road to Tangiers, we will stop to see Hercules' Cave and Spartel Cap where the Atlantic meets the Mediterranean. After this long drive, you will have time to rest in your hotel.


Day 3 :Tangier –Tetouan-Chefchaouen Distance: 150 km

Distance:150km
After spending the night in the historical capital of the world, you will take the road to Chefchaouen. On the way, we will stop at Tetuán which is also called the 'White Pigeon' to enjoy three different architectural styles: the Andalusian style, the Spanish style of the early and mid-20th century and the post-independence style. After the Tetouan stop, we will get to the blue city of Chefchaouen where you will go for a walk to discover the Outa-el-Hammam square, the cobblestone medina and the Tarik Ben Ziad mosque inspired by Seville's Golden Tower.
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Day 4 : Chefchaouen – Meknes –Volubilis- Fez

After a beautiful night in the blue-walled town Chefchaouen, we hit the road to the spiritual capital Fez. On the way, you will have the opportunity to discover the Imperial City of Meknes known as the Moroccan Versailles. Twenty five kilometers further, you will go for a walk around the Roman ruins of Volubilis, the Roman Moroccan city built in the 3rd century BC. After Volubilis, you will go to Fez where you will spend the next two nights.
Overnight: Riad Salama 4*/ Breakfast / Similar


Day 5: City tour Fez

You will enjoy a guided city tour to unveil the first imperial city of Morocco, Fes. This UNESCO World Heritage site, founded in the 9th century, hosts the world's oldest university. We will visit the entrance of the largest Royal palace in Morocco before exploring the medieval Medina with its Medersas (Quranic schools). You will enjoy a Moroccan lunch at one of the traditional restaurants in the old Medina. Afterwards, you will keep on exploring the medina narrow alleys with all kinds of crafts. After the tour, we will go back to the Riad.
Overnight: Riad Salama 4*/ Breakfast /Similar


Day 6 :Fez -Erfoud – Merzouga Desert

Distance:450km
We will head to the great desert of Merzouga. You will go through a scenic forest of cedars of the Middle Atlas mountains to the mining town of Midelt where a stop for lunch is scheduled. The trip goes on across the spectacular Ziz Valley which is particularly famous for its palm trees and its oasis length. Along the way, mountain villages of dispersed houses will possibly attract your attention. From there we will get to Erfoud, famous for its Dates' festival and its fossils. Once in Merzouga, you will go on a camel ride to the luxurious Bivouac camp amid the dunes where you will enjoy watching the magnificent sunset. In your tents, you will spend one of the most peaceful nights.

Overnight at the tent: Azawad luxury camp 5*/ Breakfast/ Dinner / Similar


Day 7 :Erg Chebbi-Todra Gorges - DadesValley –Ouarzazate

Distance:350km
 We will have to get up early and climb some dunes to take some beautiful sunrise pictures. After breakfast, you will leave the desert toward Dades Gorges where we will enjoy the spot scenery. Straight after lunch in this palm grove, we will resume our trip to Ouarzazate across beautiful valleys like the Roses vallley and Dades valley. 
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Overnight : Hotel Dar Chamaa 4* / Breakfast/ Dinner / Similar


Day 8:Ouarzazate- The Kasbah Ait Ben Hadou-The High Atlas Mountain –Marrakech

Distance:200km
 Right after having breakfast at the hotel, you will visit the famous Ait Ben Haddou Castle, the UNESCO World Heritage, where movies such as Gladiator and Jesus of Nazareth were shot. You will then continue the trip across the mountains so as to reach Marrakech. Once there, you will check-in at your hotel and go out to explore the Jamaa Lafna square, the incredible cultural heritage of Marrakech. At night, a quiet drink on any of its terrace cafes will give you a spectacular panoramic view of the dazzling square.
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Overnight : Riad Zaki 4* / Breakfast/ Similar


Day 9:Marrakech City Tour

After having breakfast, you will enjoy the guided Marrakech tour with a visit to the magnificent monuments of the imperial city: the Koutoubia Mosque, Menara Gardens, Bahia palace, Jamaa Lafnaa square where you could have all kinds of Moroccan cuisine, snake charmers, local musicians, fortune-tellers, Gnawa musicians and others. You will go browsing or shopping along the medina souks and see all sorts of handicrafts.
Overnight : Riad Zaki 4* / Breakfast/ Similar


Day 10: Marrakech - Essaouira

From Marrakech, your coastal destination is the historical Portuguese fortress Mogador or the Moroccan Essaouira, three hours away. On the road, we will stop to see the Goats' on the trees and the Argan Oil Cooperative. Once in Essaouira, you will have 48 hours to walk around and discover the mysteries of this town. 
Overnight : Riad /hotel 3*4* / Breakfast/ Similar


Day 11 : Essaouira Free Day

This town offers a variety of laid-back activities. You can choose between sightseeing, browsing, socializing, having fresh fish, having a drink, listening to Gnawa music and the list goes on...
Overnight : Riad /hotel/4* / Breakfast/ Similar


Day 12 : Essaouira - Casablanca

After two indelible nights in Essaouira, it will take us six hours to get to Casablanca where you will have enough time to relax, pack and get ready for your back-home flight on the following day.   
Overnight : Riad /hotel/4* / Breakfast/ Similar


Day 13:Casablanca / Exit

After this amazing Morocco tour, your driver will escort you to Casablanca airport so as to take your flight on time.


Included

- Private air-conditioned vehicle at disposal (Minibus)
- Private English-speaking driver throughout your journey
- 12 Nights accommodation 
- Mineral water / Moroccan pastries
- Daily breakfast
- 2 Dinners( merzouga -ouarzazate)
- Ride camel i merzouga desert
- Sightseeing Tour by English local Guides as per itinerary chefchaouen-Fez and Marrakech
- Hotel taxes

Excluded

- Entrance fees to the Monuments:Hassan II Mosque(Casablanca) –Volubilis Roman ruins–Koranic school (Fez)- Kasbah Amridil–Bahia Palace(Marrakech)
-Lunches and Dinners as mentioned in the itinerary, Drinks, Tips
Note:
- The price for the tours will be dependent on numbers,the higher the number of people in your party the lower the cost per person