9 Days Tour from Casablanca - Imperial Cities & Desert
Explore Morocco on an unforgettable adventure through the vibrant landscapes of Morocco with our 9 days tour from Casablanca! Immerse yourself in the enchanting blue streets of Chefchaouen, discover the rich history and culture of Fes, experience the awe-inspiring beauty of the Merzouga Desert, and explore the bustling markets and captivating sights of Marrakech. With expert guides leading the way, you'll witness breathtaking sunsets, taste delicious local cuisine, and create memories to last a lifetime.
9 Days Tour from Casablanca - Imperial Cities & Desert Itinarary
Day 1 : Casablanca Airport Transfer and Accommodation
Upon your arrival at Casablanca Airport, your tour driver will be waiting to transport you directly to your accommodation in Casablanca, ensuring a hassle-free start to your trip and allowing you to relax and enjoy the journey at your accommodation. Sit back, soak in the surroundings, and get ready to experience an unforgettable tour. Overnight stay in Casablanca.
Day 2 : Casablanca - Rabat - Chefchaouen
Pick up from your accommodation in Casablanca at 8 am.
The journey starts with the visit of Hassan II mosque. We continue to Rabat to visit Hassan Tower, a minaret of an incomplete mosque built by the third Caliph of the Almohad Caliphate in 1195. We also visit the Mohammed V mausoleum, which has the tombs of three kings Mohammad V, Hassan II,
and Prince Abdallah. Followed by Oudaya Kasbah, Which is located at the mouth of the Bou Regreg River, opposite Salé, and adjacent to the old medina of Rabat. It is listed, along with other sites in Rabat, as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The final stop is Chefchaouen, the
It is known for its shady main square of Place Outa el Hammam is the red-walled Kasbah, a 15th-century fortress and dungeon; the ethnographic Museum and the octagonal minaret are nearby. Free time and overnight stay in Chefchaouen.
Day 3 : Chefchaouen - Volubilis - Meknes – Fes
Our journey will continue through Morocco's heart, visiting Volubilis, a UNESCO World Heritage site that showcases the impressive Roman ruins. Walk among the well-preserved mosaics and marvel at the grandeur of ancient Roman architecture.
Next, we'll journey to Meknes, a former imperial city adorned with magnificent palaces, grand gates, and sprawling gardens. Explore the historic medina, visit the impressive Bab Mansour gate, and discover the intricate beauty of the Moulay Ismail Mausoleum.
Finally, we'll arrive in Fes. Free time & overnight stay in Fes.
Day 4 : Fes Walking Tour
After breakfast, a guided tour to explore the rich historical heritage of Fes City. Our itinerary includes visiting iconic historical sites, such as Madrasa El Bouinania, renowned for its stunning Marinid architecture and contribution to Moroccan history. Additionally, we will tour the El Quaraoiyin mosque and University, which holds the title of the world's oldest continuously operating higher educational institution, as recognized by UNESCO and Guinness World Records. Other highlights of our tour include a stop at the pottery village, Nejjarine Square, the South Tower, and the king's residence. Afterward, you will have some free time to explore on your own. Overnight stay in Fes.
Day 5 : Fes - Ifran - Merzouga Desert
Early departure from your accommodation, and we'll travel through the beautiful Middle Atlas Mountains, with our first stop being Ifrane, often referred to as "Little Switzerland" due to its unique alpine architecture and cool climate. Take a stroll through its pristine streets and soak in the tranquil atmosphere. We continue our journey and traverse the scenic landscapes of the Middle Atlas, passing through cedar forests and picturesque valleys. Keep an eye out for Barbary macaques that inhabit the area. As we approach the magnificent Merzouga Desert, the scenery will transform into rolling dunes that seem to stretch to the horizon. Upon reaching Merzouga, you'll be captivated by the golden beauty of the desert. Embark on a two hours camel trek into the heart of the dunes as the sun sets and paints the sky with vibrant hues. Arriving at our luxurious desert camp, you'll be welcomed with warm hospitality, enjoy a traditional Moroccan dinner, and experience the magic of the desert night, filled with starry skies and Berber music.
Day 6 : Merzouga Desert - Todgha Gorge - Dades Valley
Witness the awe-inspiring sunrise over the desert dunes. Watch as the golden rays of sunlight paint the sky with vibrant hues, casting a warm glow over the vast desert landscape. After breakfast, we'll depart for Todgha Gorge, known for its towering canyon walls and crystal-clear river. Take a walk through the narrow gorge, marveling at the sheer beauty and immensity of the surroundings.
We continue our journey to Dades Valley, a paradise of stunning rock formations, verdant oases, and picturesque villages. As we drive along the scenic route, enjoy the panoramic views of the valley and its fascinating geological formations, such as the Monkey Fingers and the Dades Gorges. We'll stop for an overnight stay in an authentic riad in Dades Valley.
Day 7 : Dades Valley - Ouarzazate - Ait Ben Haddou – Marrakech
After breakfast, our journey begins at the renowned Atlas Studio, where you'll step into the world of cinema and get a behind-the-scenes look at the film industry. Discover the sets and props used in famous movies and TV shows, immersing yourself in the magic of filmmaking.
Next, we'll visit the UNESCO World Heritage site of Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, a fortified village that has served as the backdrop for numerous films and series. Marvel at the intricate mud-brick architecture and wander through the labyrinthine streets.
Continuing our journey, we'll continue to the historic Telouet Kasbah. Admire the grandeur and opulence of this former palace, which showcases the region's rich architectural heritage. Explore its beautifully decorated rooms, intricately carved ceilings, and vibrant tile work, gaining insights into the area's fascinating history.
The drive continues to Marrakech via the High Atlas Mountains, where the road winds through picturesque villages, offering glimpses of traditional Berber architecture and terraced fields clinging to the mountainsides. The scenery changes as you pass through lush green valleys dotted with walnut and apple orchards, providing a refreshing contrast to the arid landscapes of the desert regions.
Day 8 : Marrakech Walking Tour
After breakfast, our local guide will take on a full visit of Marrakech, uncovering the red city's hidden gems and cultural treasures. A knowledgeable local guide will lead us to explore the UNESCO-listed Medina, a maze of narrow alleyways brimming with colorful markets, traditional riads, and architectural wonders.
As we venture through the bustling Djemaa el-Fna square, explore the lively atmosphere, with snake charmers, street performers, and storytellers captivating passersby. Discover the intricate beauty of the Bahia Palace, adorned with stunning courtyards and intricate tilework, reflecting the opulence of Moroccan architecture. Stroll through the aromatic spice markets and browse the vibrant souks, where skilled artisans display their handmade crafts, from leather goods to ceramics and traditional textiles. Engage your senses as you admire the vibrant colors, intricate patterns, and exquisite craftsmanship. Afterward, you will have free time and spend the night in Marrakech.
Day 9 : Transfer to Casablanca airport
We bid farewell to Marrakech on this day and transfer you to Casablanca. You will Arrive at Casablanca airport with ample time before your flight, allowing you to complete any necessary check-in procedures.