11 Days From Casablanca
Morocco Grand Tours
Get ready to experience the charm of Morocco on this eight days tour from Casablanca, where you’ll explore the four imperial cities and the magical Sahara Desert with its authentic berber culture,
PROGRAM DETAILS :
Day 1 : TANGIER TO CHEFCHAOUEN.
At the airport begins our meeting. We drive to the town of Chefchaouen. Almost everything painted in blue and white. So, Chefchaouen is to be altogether discovered. Overnight is spent at accommodation in Medina.
After breakfast we will take a tour of Meknes including El Hdim square, Bab El Mansour, the massive gate which is the entrance to the old city and the Jewish quarter, the Royal Granaries & the city rampart. We will then depart via Volubilis, the Roman ruins and Moulay Idriss, the holy town. We will continue onto Fes. Accommodation at a traditional raid including breakfast.
You will have a guided tour to discover the the medina and the famous Souks of Fes – its narrow cobbled streets are filled with ancient mosques and towering green-glazed minarets... You will visit the most beautiful palaces and monuments of Fes. The tour will include a visit to the tannery and the ceramics cooperative to see the traditional Moroccan crafts. Overnight in raid including breakfast.
Day 2 : CHEFCHAOUEN - VOLUBILIS - MEKNES - FES.
Day 3 : EXPLORE FES.
Day 4 : FES - IFRANE - CEDAR FOREST - MIDELT - RISSANI - VALLEY OF ZIZ - MERZOUGA.
Morning stops at Midelt affording dramatic views of the High Atlas Mountains and modern, urban Er-Rachidia on your way to Rissani for afternoon check-in at your Kasbah Hotel (dinner & breakfast)
Day 5 : MERZOUGA / AROUND DESERT.
Like today, we pay a visit to the local nomad family, so that you can understand the culture. As lunchtime comes closer, we check in to Rissani. Let’s have a short visit to the local market of Tafilalt. The lunch is served in a restaurant, with special pizza. After lunch, we go back to Merzouga. We ride the camels, directing towards dunes. This is to spend the night in a bivouac. We continue Trekking to the top of the nearest dune, for the purpose of observing the sunset. This is to relish the meal offered coinciding with their music.
Comfortable vehicle, with an experienced driver/guide during the whole trip.
Overnights in a hotel.
Camel Trek in Merzouga.
Overnight in a private camp tent.
Free time to explore the sites such as Ait Benhaddou, kasbah, Walks, Canyons, Breaks for photos.
NOT INCLUDED :
Day 6 : MERZOUGA TO DADES GORGES.
Merzouga to dades gorge via Todra Gorge and Tidra valley, Berber village. Transfer to dades via Todra Gorge, overnight dades gorge. Including dinner & breakfast.
Day 10 : ESSAOUIRA TO MARRAKECH.
After Lunch drive Back to Marrakech.
Day 7 : DADES VALLEY - KASBAH AIT BEN HADDOU - TIZ N’TICHKA - MARRAKECH.
The departure to Marrakech starts after we leave Ouerzazate. The latter is the first place to visit. We pay a visit to the studios and the castle in the area. The castle of Ait Ben Haddou is worthy of visiting. The castle is the background of many shot movies in Ouerzazate. Later, the visit entails penetrating the High Atlas mounains via Tizi n Tichka. Later on we keep the way toward Marrakech.
Day 8 : EXPLORE MARRAKECH.
Breakfast comes first in the Riad. The visit includes roaming and discovering “the red city of Morocco”. Marrakech includes the most fantastic places of touristic importance. They are as follows: Majorelle Gardens, Koutoubia Tower, Saadian tombs, , and Bahia Palace as well. At lunchtime we pay a visit to restaurant near the square and have a lunch there. The visit includes wandering the markets, so that you see a hundred of traditional handicrafts.
Day 9 : OVER NIGHT IN ESSAOUIRA FROM MARRAKECH.
This is a private one day trip from Marrakech to Essaouira, which will give you ample time to visit the important monuments, attractions and sights of Essaouira... The Mogador exotic novels will enchant you with the beauty of its cool beach, its mild climate and bustle of its fishing port (have the chance to taste fresh fish).. Its UNESCO protected Medina is unique, and its artisans, specializing in marquetry, will fascinate you with the finesse of their work. Marrakech to Essaouira excursion can be taken whenever you desire. Overnight in hotel.
Day 11 : TRANSFER TO AIRPORT MARRAKECH OR CASABLANCA.