15 Day Morocco Tour From Casablanca, Grand Morocco tour
15 Day Morocco Tour From Casablanca can be done in 14 days
pick up from ( hotel - airport - any place you wanted )
the price depend on the number of travelers / the season . you can contact us to Plan the trip ( private and group tours available)
visiting all of Morocco atractions : the imperial cities - Sahara desert - Chefchaouen along the High Atlas Mountains and Berber villages exploring Marrakech and Essaouira .
15 days Morocco tour Program details :
It's the first day of your 15 days Morocco tour from Casablanca. You will be greeted upon your arrival at Mohammad V airport in Casablanca. Then, we will be escorted to your hotel. you can have a free time to explore the city and the Atlantic ocean. overnight in Casablanca.
(Remember: this day can be deleted if you choose to start the tour directly from the airport or your hotel and make it 14 days tour)
After breakfast, we’ll begin exploring Casablanca or the commercial capital of the morocco .we’ll visit Hassan 2 which is one of the great achievement of the Moroccan architecture and the second largest mosque in the world. its location on edge of the ocean makes it a wonderful monument to visit. Following this, we will head to explore the palace of Mohamed V.
The tour continue to the capital city of Morocco, Rabat. In this beautiful city, you’ll see the recent Hassan Tower . Then the 11th-century fort - the Ordains Kasbah - which was built from the Andalusian-style. Afterward, we’ll drive through the appealing road of Riff villages to explore its rituals and traditions. By the afternoon, we will reach Chefchaouen to enjoy the beauty of the town. Night at a local Riad.
After breakfast, your visit in the blue city starts with our local guide. This small and uncrowded city is so easy to explore and visit its winding paths to keep you elated and amazed.
First, we will visit the Kasbah of Chefchaouen, a heavily restored walled fortress that now contains a lovely garden, then a small ethnographic Museum, and an even smaller art gallery exhibiting every part of the city. by the end of the day, we will drive back to our Raid to spend the night.
After having breakfast in the Riad, our journey will start in Volubilis crossing via Wazan and other Riff villages. In Volubilis, we will discover the roman ruins and learn about the archeological site of Moroccan history. Then we’ll head to Moulay Idriss which is a city built upon the rocky spurs of the Khyber and Tazga hills with the buildings tumbling down the slopes dramatically.
Afterwards, we will shift to Meknes city where we will stop for lunch and hang around the historical huge walls of the old Medina, Bab el-mansour and enjoy a visit to the mausoleum of Moulay ismail. Then, we will drive directly to Fes city where you will spend the night in a fancy Riad.
After having breakfast in your Riad, you will start visiting the spiritual capital of Morocco, Fes .Through walking on its crowded souks, epic alleyways, and historical monuments, you will be amazed by the uniqueness of the place. Following this, we will walk to explore the great Royal Palace gate between the new Fes and the old one.
Afterward, we’ll visit other cultural and historical places such as he famous Al Qaraouine University, the Tanneries, and the Attarine museum .
After lunch, you’ll head to explore Fes El Bali, which is a UNESCO World Heritage site. In this exotic place you will enjoy its alleyways, and other monuments such as Babb Boujloud (the medina's main gate). Fes el Bali is a paradise of local handy-made craft-work with colorful Moroccan styles, leather-work, metalwork,... By the afternoon, we’ll visit the new city for a drink. Overnight in a Hotel/Riad.
After breakfast, we’ll leave Fes to explore the high Atlas Mountains, which represent the most intriguing and beautiful natural regions of Morocco as well as a historical and physical barrier between the north and the pre-Sahara .First, we will start with Ifran or the Switzerland of Morocco.
Our trip continues alongside the trailing edge of the Cedar Forest to - Azrou - a city located on a steep hill through a variety of woods to the famed cedar forests inhabited by endangered Barbary monkeys. Passing through Tizi Ntalghamtto where Ziz Gorges provide a rocky passage to Tafilalt oases. As we reach Errachidia, you’ll have lunch and enjoy Berber Hospitality beyond. Then Erfoud and Rissani stopping to enjoy a panoramic view along the way of ziz valley .after arriving at Merzouga. You will be welcomed with a glass of mint) in our riad.Its time to relax and feel the desert serenading you the riad the view. Overnight in your riad.
We will wake up early in the morning to see the sunrise and return to have breakfast in the Riad .Today you’ll see our lifestyle.
We will go all the way around the dunes via the oasis of MERZOUGA, to the nomadic depository, KHAMLIA village. You’ll visit the Daar (house) Gnawa to experience their music and lifestyle. Not far away, we will visit the lake of Merzouga, with its beautiful Flamingo bird. Then, you’ll head toward Rissani -Sijilmassa - it's a historical city and the birthplace of a lot of kings of Morocco. Also it was the meeting place for the African caravans. Here you’ll walk through the souk, selling spices, vegetables, and clothes.
After a nomadic welcoming mint tea, You will ride your camel, guided by a skilled camel man to explore the mysterious sand-dunes of the Erg-Chebbi.
In your nomad tents, you’ll have enough time to relax and enjoy the sunset over high golden dunes. Finally, you will have dinner ahead of the camp, where you may spend your 1st night in the tent or under the stars. keep in mind (at your request) that we can bring Berber nomad musicians to play traditional drums music and dancing around the campfire. For your convenience, our camp is equipped with western bathrooms and showers.
Your camel guide will wake you up early to enjoy a fabulous sunrise. This experience will definitely embedded in your minds for the rest of your life .
Then you’ll camel-trek back to the village of Merzouga admiring the unique beauty of the spectacular Erg Chebbi sand dunes. After having breakfast in the Raid, you’ll leave towards Dads Valley (Road of a Thousand Kasbahs) through Rissani, Erfoud (a historic region and an archaeologist’s delight that is packed with fossils) and Tinghir showing the traditional rural life of this region, a beautifully constructed houses dotting the landscape of the largest oasis .Reaching Todra gorges – the highest, narrowest gorges in Morocco- undoubtedly one of the most spectacular natural attractions that Morocco has to show.
Afterwards, we’ll drive through the Dads Valley where you’ll see the majestic sand castles and the amazing rock formations known as “monkey toes» and many landscapes and Berber villages. After checking on your Raid, we’ll accompany you to watch the sunset on tssidrine road. Overnight in our Hotel/Riad.
After having breakfast in the hotel, we’ll drive through The Dades Valley which is a fascinating part of the famous Road of a thousand Kasbahs. We’ll stop at Kalaa-Mgouna, “the rose city” that is a famous with its annual festival of roses, to purchase the rosewater, and a lot of cosmetics local products.
Continuing on to Skoura and the bird’s valley where the main features are the mud brick Kasbahs especially the Kasbah of Ameridil, a well-preserved Kasbah in this area. After some hiking in the valley, you will have lunch is in a restaurant overlooking the whole valley. The tour continues to Ouarzazate, “the Hollywood of Africa”, whose geography and beautiful landscapes has attracted many world movie producers. Here you may choose to visit the studios, containing props used in movies, you may have already seen, such as The Mummy, Gladiator.
You’ll get the chance to see the Kasbah of Taourirt a Hollywood backdrop (Sheltering Sky, Gladiator, and Prince of Persia) .overnight at our Riad.
Waking up in the middle of the desert and watching the color of the city change as the day progress is so refreshing; after breakfast we’ll dive the UNESCO protected Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, one of the most beautiful Kasbahs on this area.The Kasbah has magnificent views of the surrounding palms, before heading to Marrakech via the tizin’tichka pass .we’ll stop to visit the town of Telouet and its ancient 17th century Kasbah then we’ll continue exploring the tIzin’tichka road especially its great landscape of Berber’s villages. At afternoon at Marrakech you can have a free time to wander in Djemâa El-Fna and enjoy its charm and have your drinks while enjoying the view from roof restaurants. We’ll get overnight at our local riad in Marrakech.
Marrakesh could be the town that shows all of Morocco's exotic culture and charm. with one of our native guide, you may visit the Koutoubia mosque built in the 12th century, the Majorelle Garden packed with cacti, palms and ferns, the work of painter Jacques Majorelle,
Then w'll visit plenty of monuments like the Saadian Tombs This 16th-century graveyard full of mosaic tiles
After a break for lunch. you may have time to explore the fascinating souks( native markets ) it’s the town's star attraction you mustn't miss the Babouche (shoes) Souk, Chouari (carpenter's) open-air market, El-Attarine (perfume and spice) souk and the Cherratine (leather) souk and the narrow alleys around the Djemâa El-Fna square where within the evening, you'll be charmed with snake charmers, singers, acrobats, dancers, narrators, and story-tellers – moving from one group to another, Night within the riad.
Explore the Souks for chopping – go to hammam-drink tea on a local restaurant
After breakfast in your Riad, we’ll depart for Essaouira. On our way – since this is the land of Argan culture – there’s an opportunity to visit the women’s co-operative of Argan oil where they extract the oil that is famous for its culinary, cosmetic and medical properties. After several stops to take photographs, you will continue your travel to Essaouira stoping in the roote to take many pictures of the souss region .before checking in to your Riad. After dinner you will enjoy walking in this seaside town and feel its lovely wind.
After breakfast in your riad, we’ll starts visiting Essaouiraone of Morocco's loveliest seaside towns and its preserved 18th-century seaport fortifications have been stamped with a UNESCO World Heritage Site listing .
First you’ll visit the Skala Fortress, this bastion offers picturesque views over the fishing port and the Île de Mogador, the port, Sidi Mohammed Ben Abdellah Museum a fusty museum has a small collection of jewellery, costumes, woodcarving and weapons from the region. You’ll get to walk through the alleys of the medina and past the hundreds of handicrafts.
Essaouira is known for its strong winds most of the year so it is known as the “City of the wind”. In late afternoon you are free to walk and explore by yourself and sit to feel romantic magic of the city. Overnight accommodation at our Riad in the Medina
Today we are going to leave Essaouira toward Casablanca ‘the commercial center of Morocco’ through the road to the coast, while admiring the views. We will pass by Safi one of the great fishing cities then Oualida where you can enjoy delicious seafood in this wonderful place. After lunch we will continue to Casablanca via El Jadida (was known as Mazagan), this ancient medina was established in 1513 by the Portuguese. Once in Casablanca, visiting Hassan 2 the second largest mosque in the world especially its location, right on the tip of the rocky bay above the ocean ,then to Place Mohamed V. Finally you will be driven back to your riad/hotel for the night.
Today, depending on your departure time, we will drive you to the airport for your departure flight or any other place you choose.
WE ALSO OFFER LUXURY AND STANDARD SERVICE: STAYING IN LUXURY AND STANDARD ACCOMMODATION. SO THE PRICE CAN GO WITH YOUR NEEDS AND POCKET
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