Day 1: Casablanca – Rabat :
Arrival at Casablanca Mohammed V airport. Welcome and assistance at the airport, and sightseeing tour of Casablanca, the economic capital of Morocco. We will visit the exterior of the Hassan II Great Mosque, one of the Islamic world’s greatest monuments, followed by a visit to the Place Mohammed V, the United Nations Square, and the surroundings of the Royal Palace, before strolling along the Ain Diab cornice. Independent lunch in a restaurant of your choice (suggestions will be provided). Departure to Rabat, the administrative capital of Morocco. In Rabat we will visit the splendid Mohammed V Mausoleum, the Hassan Tower and the Place des Oudayas. Late in the afternoon, check-in at your hotel, dinner and overnight stay.
Day 2: Rabat – Meknes – Fes :
After breakfast, we will depart to Fes with a stop at the Roman ruins of Volubilis and the sacred town of Moulay Idriss I, where the founder of Islam in Morocco is buried. Independent lunch and departure to Meknès, which was founded at the end of the 17th Century by Moulay Ismail and is known as “the Moroccan Versailles”. Highlights will include Bab Mansour, Hari Souani and the old medina. We will then continue to Fès and check-in at your hotel. Dinner and overnight stay.
Day 3: Exploring Fes:
After breakfast , you will start exploring with a local guide the oldest city in Morocco, walking in its alleys and small streets. Our visit starts by visiting the Royal Palace gate, the Jewish quarter, the first Mellah ever built in Morocco, built during the 14th century. We will ensure that you visit all sites with cultural and historical interest including the famous Al Qaraouine University, considered the oldest one in the world, the Tanneries, and Mulay Idriss mausoleum. After lunch in a traditional moroccan restaurant, you will visit the tiles cooperative and then experience a wonderful panoramic view over the whole Medina of Fes. Dinner and overnight in the riad.
Day 4: Fes – Beni Mellal – Marrakech :
After breakfast, we will depart to Marrakech passing by Immouzer El Kander and Azrou, a Berber village known for its handicrafts cooperative. We will continue this scenic drive through the lovely, wooded mountainous region of the mid-Atlas range. Upon arrival in Beni-Mellal, we will have an independent lunch before continuing to Marrakech. Check-in at the riad. Dinner and overnight stay.
Day 5: Exploring Marrakech:
After breakfast in the riad, you can start exploring with a local guide Marrakech ” the red city of Morocco”. We will ensure that you see the most important sites of historical and cultural interest, including the Majorelle Gardens, the Koutoubia Tower, the Saadian tombs, the Bahia Palace. After lunch at a restaurant near the square, you will walk through the souks and view hundreds of handicrafts. In the afternoon, you will have some free time to wander by yourself through the other parts of the city. Dinner and overnight in the riad.
Dia 6: Marrakech – Casablanca :
The morning will be free for leisure, personal exploration or relaxation. Independent lunch. In the afternoon, we will depart to Casablanca via Settat. Arrival at the hotel, check-in, dinner and overnight stay.
Day 7: Casablanca – Airport :
After breakfast, transfer to Mohamed V International airport for return flight and assistance with the boarding formalities, where tour ends.